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Mr. Appiah Kusi Adomako

Prosecute all 10 fuel stations In Ghana over fuel fraud

CUTS Ghana, a research and advocacy policy think tank is calling on the government as a matter of urgency to prosecute all the Oil...
Soldiers

At least 17 Niger soldiers killed in ambush near Mali border

At least 17 Niger soldiers were killed and almost a dozen others missing after an ambush by militants near the Malian border, according to...
Kpone –Katamanso Municipal Assembly (KKMA)

KKMA Gives Motor Bikes to Agric Extension Officers

Agriculture Extension Officers in the Kpone –Katamanso Municipality have taken delivery of 17 brand new motor-bicycles to boost government's planting for food and...
Armwrestlng Course

17 Attend Arm-wrestling Referees Course

17 persons have passed the Basic Armwrestling Referees program in Accra. The course, was organized by the Ghana Armwrestling Federation (GAF) in collaboration with ABL's...
Bank of Ghana

Bank of Ghana pegs benchmark policy rate at 17%

The Bank of Ghana announced on Monday its decision to hold the benchmark policy rate at 17 percent. This decision comes in the wake of...
Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Addison

BoG Drops Policy Rate By 100 Basis Points To 17%

Bank of Ghana (BoG) has announced a marginal reduction in its key lending rate to commercial banks by a 100 basis points to 17...
Bukom Banku

Bukom Banku posts bail

An Accra circuit court has granted bail to Braimah Kamako popularly known as Bukom Banku in the sum of GH¢30,000 for causing harm and...
People carry a man shot in the abdomen during clashes with police at an opposition protest against new election laws in Madagascar

One dead, 17 harmed amid opposition protests in Madagascar

One was shot dead, while 17 others were injured during opposition demonstrations on Saturday in Antananarivo, capital of Madagascar, Madagascar's Prime minister Olivier Mahafaly...
energy

Ethiopia plans to reach 17,300 MW of energy by 2020

Ethiopia plans to reach 17,300 MW of energy by the end of 2020, from the current 4,280 MW of energy, an Ethiopian official said...
Madagascar flag

Madagascar to export 17,000 tons of litchis

Madagascar will export 17,000 tons of litchis this season, the country's group of litchis exporters said on Monday. A so-called litchis campaign will open in...
farmers

IFAD Chief Commends France Commitment to Small Farmers

Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), will be in Paris today to take part in a roundtable that...
All Africa Students Union (AASU)

The International Student Day Slated for Nov, 17

In exactly 7 Days all students across the world will be observing the International Students Day. Since the declaration of November 17 as International Students...
Zambian President Edgar Lungu

President Lungu urged to stand committed to human rights

Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty has urged President Edgar Lungu to uphold human rights of all, including the rights to freedom of expression,...

Cholera cases in Zambian capital rise to 17

The number of confirmed and suspected cholera cases in Lusaka, the Zambian capital, has risen to 17, health authorities said on Tuesday. Cholera broke out...
YFM Dialogues with the Youth

Youth Advised to Shun Violent Behaviours

Bishop Dr. Fred Agogo, Commander, International Church Call, (ICC), has called on the youth to refrain from all forms of violent behaviours. He said such...
GFP'S Dialogue For Peace

GFP’S Dialogue For Peace Programme Underway in Accra

Generations for Peace (GFP), with its local partner Youngstars Development Initiative (YDI), has kick start the implementation of its latest peace building programme dubbed...
Illegal Betting

17 Slot Machines in Nkawkaw Seized

The Gaming Commission in collaboration with a taskforce at the weekend confiscated 17 slot machines (jackpot) at Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region for flouting...
Maize farmer

Poor Management of Armyworm Could Result in Maize Shortage in Africa

CABI has today (7 September 2017) confirmed that Fall Armyworm (FAW) has been reported in 28 African countries, following the pest’s arrival in Africa...

Maltese Delegation in Ghana for Investment Opportunities

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) held an investment presentation for a 28-member business delegation from Malta, on a variety of business and investment...
farmers

Over 17,000 farmers join PJFs in UWR

A total of 17,063 smallholder farmers have subscribed to the Government’s Planting for Food and Jobs (PJFs) programme in the Upper West Region. ...
Court

17 courts in Ghana selected to handle electoral disputes

The breakdown of the courts are Greater Accra, six; Ashanti and Western Regions, two each; Eastern, Central, Upper West, Upper East, Northern, Volta and...
ECOWAS

Togo projects cereal surplus of 60,000 for 2016-17

Colonel Ouro-Koura Agadazi said this in his address to the annual meeting of national storage structures of member-states of the Economic Community of West...

Suspected murderer of 17 faces remand

Charged with conspiracy to commit murder and murder, Fosu‘s plea was not taken by the court presided over by Ms Gloria Naa Botor Laryea ...
water

Rwanda to achieve nationwide clean water access by 2018

Rwanda still faces a challenge of clean water among rural dwellers, and close to 393 of the 1,029 rural water supply systems need urgent...
factory

Chinese garments firm offers training, jobs for Rwandan youth

C&H Garments, the Chinese company, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Rwanda Workforce Development Authority (WDA) to enable students from technical and vocational...
Mahama

President Mahama Quizzed Over 17% Oil Revenue

By Prof Lungu Every Ghanaian will agree! 17% of Jubilee Oil Field revenues for Kwame Nkrumah's Ghana is an epic scam! You cannot be serious about "growth",...
fire

17 killed in Mozambique port fire due to fuel theft

The state-owned news agency AIM quoted the police spokesperson, Inacio Dina, as reporting that two survivors of the fire, which happened early in the...

International Medical charity breathes new life into Ghanaian cleft lip, palate patients

Although his mates in school tolerated him, he always felt the stigma surrounding his unique deformity, especially whenever there was a new pupil or...
elections

More than 17,000 abroad Myanmar cast their votes

The advance voting for overseas Myanmar nationals began on Oct. 13 and will end on Oct. 23. Myanmar opened 18 overseas polling stations at...
US Armyvideo

America to resize army to 40000 soldiers

By the end of September in 2018, the U.S. Army expects to carry out a comprehensive brigades realignment by shrinking its size from 490,000...