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Namibia records 18 poaching cases this year

Namibia has recorded 18 poaching incidences since January, spokesperson of the Environment and Tourism Ministry Romeo Muyunda said on Monday. Five rhino...
Black Stars Training

18 of Ghana Black Stars Players in Camp Already

The senior national team, the Black Stars on Tuesday, March 19, began training at the Accra Sports Stadium, in preparations for their Africa Cup...
Image copyrightREUTERS Image caption It Is not clear how many children remain trapped

Nigeria: School Building Collapse Death Toll Hits 18

The death toll from the collapse of a three-storey building which housed a primary school in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, has risen to 18,...
murder

Police Holds Girl in Custody for Alleged Murder

The Juaso police has arrested and kept in custody, an 18 year-old girl, Mary Nti Gyimah, for allegedly causing the death of a colleague...
Aretha Franklin the Queen of Soul in her younger years.

Viewpoint: Roots of Aretha Franklin, Proletarian Culture and the Rise of Black Detroit

Queen of Soul was an outstanding manifestation of the African American struggle for dignity and freedom Commentary Detroit artist and social activist Aretha Franklin passed into...
Nation Builders Corps (NABCO)

Governments NaBCo Project Seeks to Employ Some 18,000 youth

The government has earmarked 18,000 unemployed graduates for the agricultural sector under the Nation Builders Corps (NaBCo) initiative this year, Mr. George Oduro, a...

Twice as much: The shift towards an active-active architecture

Being proactive in business has always yielded much more generous results than being passive. The same can be said for an organisation’s network. So,...
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Ghana Tech Summit Announces First Set of 25 Speakers From IBM, Uber, Google, Linkedin,...

Ghana is to host 100 global speakers and become the largest tech event in West Africa on July 18-20, 2018. The summit is a...

18 Motorbike Riders in Yendi Convicted

A Yendi Circuit Court has convicted 18 motorbike riders for various traffic offences in the Yendi Municipality of Northern Region. They include, Ibrahim Abdulai,...

Court fines 3 for improper disposal of refuse

The Abeka Sanitation and Motor Magistrate Court has fined three people GHȼ360.00 each or in default spend ten weeks imprisonment for dumping refuse at...

Cleen Foundation’s Observations on Anambra State Governorship Election

PREAMBLE Since the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced that the governorship election in Anambra state will hold on November 18, 2017, people within and...

Ghana Joins Rest Of The World To Mark Childrens Day

Ten youths from eight African countries will take over the stage in Accra on World Children’s Day, which falls on Monday, November 20, to...
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AfDB leads policy makers for Africa’s food and cuisine value chain

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is advocating closer linkages between development partners and policy-makers to enhance the informal sector’s contribution to building an African...

Odekro: This Week in Parliament [18-21st July, 2017]

Highlights of what MPs discussed from 18-21 July, 2017 Office of Special Prosecutor Bill, 2017 goes through first reading The government’s much awaited Office of Special...

Nigeria repatriates 18 illegal immigrants

Authorities of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) announced on Saturday that it had deported 18 foreigners for lack of necessary traveling documents. ...

Algerian troops kill 35 terrorists, arrest 18 in first quarter of 2017

Algerian counter-terrorism forces managed to kill 35 terrorists and arrest 18 others in the first quarter of 2017, said Defense Ministry in its official...
Police arrest

Vietnam sentences 18 bank officials up to 30 years in prison

The high court of Hanoi on Tuesday sentenced 18 former officials of the state-owned Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Agribank) to four...
A man walks past an electronic board showing the stock index in Tokyo, Japan, Feb. 4, 2014. Tokyo stocks tumbled on Tuesday, with the Nikkei index ending 4.18 percent lower, hitting the lowest closing level since last October. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dived 610.66 points, from Monday at 14,008.47, its lowest finish since Oct. 8. (Xinhua/Stringer)

Tokyo stocks close higher as yen slides to 6-month low , exporters advance

The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average gained 138.61 points, or 0.77 percent, from Friday to close at 18,106.02, marking its highest closing level since Jan....

Race for the top increases following match day 18

League leaders Wa All Stars failed to stretch the gap between them and their challengers following a goalless draw game with defending champions Ashgold...

Eastern Region plays host for southern sector volleyball champions

The championship is an initiative of the Ghana Volleyball Association (GVA) and aimed at rejuvenating the sport across all the 10 regions of the...
AFP/File / Niklas Halle'n HSBC's net profit was down 18 percent at $4.3 billion in the first quarter, the bank says

Q1 Profit For HSBC Falls Due To Volatility

Equity and currency markets from Asia to the Americas were sent into meltdown The first two months of the year saw "reduced client activity" in...
Kenya

Kenyan youth employ innovativeness, creativity to curb joblessness

A growing number of youth faced with hopelessness of securing a job, are now settling for income generating activities requiring one to think...
Luxury Real Estate developer DAMAC Properties is guaranteeing an Aston Martin or Mercedes-Benz with properties sold during the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF). (Photo: Business Wire)

First CIS Global Business Forum 2016 to kick off in Dubai

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, the Forum...

Real Madrid and Atletico guilty of irregularities

The two clubs can register players during the current January transfer window but will then be unable to make new signings for the two...
Accra floods

Flash floods kill 7 in Western Kenya

Homa Bay County police commander John Omusanga said Saturday the commuter mini bus was washed away by flood when its driver attempted to cross...

Rwanda issues new visa application rates

The Rwanda Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration on Monday announced new standard rate visa fee that will be effective from 1st June 2015....
Some Libya Dawn fighters go into the combat zone on their armed vehicles near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

18 dead from rival clashes near Libya’s Tripoli

Eighteen people have been killed in clashes between Islamist armed group Libya Dawn militias and pro-government forces near the capital Tripoli, military sources said...
Eskom

South African power utility urged to stop retrenchments

South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday urged power utility Eskom to stop retrenchments which reportedly are taking place as a step to...
Eleven Law Students of the University of Ghana received Scholarship from the Lebanon Ambassador in Ghana

Lebanese Embassy sponsors 11 law students

Mr Ali Halabi, Ambassador of Lebanon, has presented a cheque for 18,972.00 Ghana cedis to the University of Ghana to sponsor 11 students pursuing...
Ghana Police Service

Wa Police Headquarters to be construction

Construction works on a police headquarters in Wa would commence this month to help improve police efficiency, Alhaji Amidu Sulemana, Upper West Regional Minister,...