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April 11, 2017

The Island’s connection to a social enterprise in Ghana

by Nick Ashbourne It was a rumour in Ghana that got the wheels of industry turning on Prince Edward Island. Gideon Banahene, the owner of Danso Bamboo Bicycles, was in…

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April 10, 2017

UK Foreign Secretary commends Ghanaian bamboo bike maker

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is optimistic bamboo bicycles would do well in the British market and therefore encouraged the CEO to tap into the opportunities that exist in the...
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April 10, 2017

Ghana Bamboo Bikes Gain Worldwide Attention

APAAH, GHANA — Bamboo does not get much respect in Ghana. Farmers see it as a nuisance to be cleared from their land. Construction workers use it to prop up...
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April 10, 2017

Big plans for bamboo bikes

By Ken Wysocky 13 November 2014 Source: BBC.com The first bamboo bike was a minor sensation when the Bamboo Cycle Company introduced it in London in 1894. The bikes won...