Korle-Bu Hit By Water Shortage

The Neonatal intensive care unit of the Korle-Bu Teaching hospital has been without water for three days. Nurses at the unit now run around the...

Asantehemaa’s Burial Rites: Magic Displays Adds More Colour

There was open display of magic by priests from various shrines in the Kumasi Metropolis at the weeklong burial rites of the Asantehemaa Nana...

Colonial parade going strong

A fancy dress New Year festival that began almost a century ago in Ghana as a searing satire of colonial life is still thriving today, with hundreds of people dressing up and donning masks.

Senegalese Troops Enter Gambia to Smoke Out Jammeh

Senegalese troops have entered The Gambia to ensure Adama Barrow assumes power as the country’s new president, a Senegalese army spokesman has said. It comes...

BoG’s $120m Auction Stirs Up Mix Feelings

There are mixed reactions over the Bank of Ghana’s decision to auction 120 million dollars to commercial banks between January and March this year.A...

Baby elephant gets healing pool therapy

A baby elephant took a tentative dip in a swimming pool in Pattaya, Thailand, on Thursday as part of a lengthy rehabilitation process to heal her injured foot.

LGBT Advocates Organise Dance Party in Protests of Mike Pence

LGBT activists who aren’t happy about Mike Pence becoming US vice-president have staged a dance party protest outside his house. Hundreds of people dressed in...

Alibaba’s Jack Ma meets with Trump

Jack Ma, the billionaire founder and executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, met with US president-elect Donald Trump on Monday, and Trump said they had a "great meeting".

US President Barack Obama delivers his farewell address in Chicago

US President Barack Obama delivers his farewell address in Chicago, Illinois, US, January 10, 2017.

Vandals chop up statue of Messi

A statue in Buenos Aires of soccer superstar Lionel Messi of Barcelona and Argentine national team fame has been vandalized, with the head, torso and arms all being removed, leaving only the legs and a soccer ball on display.