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German Bundesliga

Two Forwards Struck Race For Bundesliga Top Scorer Position

In the shoot-out to be Bundesliga top scorer, Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski and Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could combine for a remarkable best-mark. Only once...

I Started Wearing Benash Jeans Over 10years Now

Cartel Big J a member of the award winning music duo Praye has stated that he started wearing Benash Jeans designs since 2001. According to...
Khalil Idrissi

FAAPA Rates State News Agency Over Social Media

The President of the Atlantic Federation of African Press Agencies (FAAPA), Khalil Idrissi, has said any African country that exalts social media at the...
( The Platinum awards were presented to Mr. Arun Patil, Executive Director (right), Mr. Chris-Arcmann Ackummey, Director (left) of Sterling International Limited by Mr. Murtala Mohammed, Deputy Minister - Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ghana)

Sterling International Ltd wins two platinum awards

This was in recognition of the Company’s impressive performance by brining in foreign earnings of USD 29,503,995.00 (Twenty –Nine Million, Five Hundred and Three...

China: Inside President’s Xi Jinping’s Library

During his speech at the Forum on Literature and Art in Beijing on October 15 , 2014 , Chinese President Xi Jinping called for...

Boko Haram releases 21 kidnapped school girls

"It is confirmed that 21 of the missing Chibok girls have been released and are in the custody of the Department of State Services,"...
HIV

Over 3 million condoms distributed in N. Namibia to curb HIV transmission

The project, a collaborative initiative between Namibia's Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) and the NBL, supported government's national strategy to curb the...
Exports

Non-Traditional Exports Earnings for 2015 Up At $2.522 billion

Mr James Tiigah, the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Exports Promotion Authority (GEPA), told participants at the launch of the 2015 NTEs Performance Results...
GHEITI

Stakeholders Conduct Review On 2014 GHEITI Reports

Mr Simon Attebiya, the Technical Director in-charge of Mining at the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, said the country has made tremendous progress...
GFA

2014 World Cup Qualification: GFA debunks bribery allegations

A leaked document has revealed that the Ghanaian government paid 'bribes' in 2014 to aid the Black Stars' qualification to the World Cup in...

AGM of Brakwa Breman Rural Bank Held

He said the bank’s total deposits also improved from GH¢ 4,467,773.00 in 2014 to GH¢ 6,762,745.00 in 2015 representing 51per cent growth. ...
Photo taken on July 16, 2015 shows 1,000 Cedi notes and a Huawei Mobile phone P7 worthy of 1,000 Cedi in Accra, Ghana, July 16, 2015. Sub-Sahara African currencies have in recent months come under significant pressure. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

Cooperative Credit Union of Swedru Teachers make gains

The assets of the Credit Union grew from GH₵8,720,435.38 in 2015 to GH₵ 6,679,128.02 in 2014. Mr Ben A,...

NIB’s profit grows by 51.28 percent

The bank’s total operating income increased by 51.86 per cent to GH₵ 348.83 million in 2015 from GH₵229.7 million in 2014 while operating expenses...
Iraq

UN appeals for calm after Baghdad Green Zone Breach

"What happened on Friday shows how events could take a different turn and escalate, causing casualties," UN envoy to Iraq Jan Kubis said in...

Burkina Faso authorities upbeat on economic performance

"The economy is expected to grow at 5.2 percent in 2016, whereas in 2015 it was 4.2 percent. This is not enough, but given...
GDP

Ghana’s recorded 3.9 percent GDP Growth Slow in 2015

"In constant terms, the 2015 revised annual growth is estimated at 34.8 billion cedis or 9.07 billion dollars, putting revised GDP growth rate for...

GHEITI fixes media misquoting in its report of 2014

The national Multi-stakeholder Steering Committee of the Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (GHEITI) has described aspects of media reportage on its 2014 reconciliation report...
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Tigo Change-makers in 2014 launch Autism app

It is the first of its kind in Ghana, and will create awareness, support communication among persons living with autism; and assist parents and...

Four people acquitted in Kenya over 2014 Lamu attacks

The prosecution failed to prove that Mahadi Swaleh and Dyana Suleiman were involved in the attacks in Mpeketoni, a small town in Lamu, that...

Spain received foreign investment of US$24 billion in 2015

The newspaper Expansion reported on Tuesday citing sources from the Spanish Ministry of Economy that foreign investment had reached 21.724 billion euros in 2015,...

Britain records a drop in number male smokers

ONS released the latest figures to mark the annual No Smoking Day, aimed at encouraging even more people to quit tobacco. ...

In 2015 Britain registered 35.8 million foreign visitors

According to latest figure released by Visit Britain, Britain received a record 35.8 million visitors last year, which is the sixth consecutive year of...

Kenya’s Diaspora remittance inflows rise by 8.4 percent in 2015

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) said in a statement released in Nairobi that North America dominated by source regions, accounting for 49.6 percent...
A car travels on a street in Havana, Cuba, on April 9, 2015. (Xinhua/Joaquin Hernandez) (vf) (lmz)

Mistakenly shipped US missile returned to America by Cuba

The Hellfire, a laser-guided, air-to-surface missile, arrived in Havana in July 2014 on a flight from Paris due to a mistake or mishandling...

Gomoa West records drop in cases of teenage pregnancy

This was due to formation of adolescent clubs in schools, health education at primary and Junior High Schools (JHS) and the enforcement of assembly...
A video grab taken on Feb. 7, 2016 from South Korean TV shows the news report on the launch of a long-range rocket by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in Seoul, South Korea. The DPRK on Sunday launched a long-range rocket as planned, Yonhap news agency reported citing South Korea's defense authorities. (Xinhua/Jiang Ye)

Japan agrees on DPRK new sanctions over rocket launch

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said after a meeting of the National Security Council that the government had decided on "firm sanctions measures" against...
Brazil

Brazil lessens child employment to 43 percent

Their profile has also changed -- going from a majority of uneducated children and from low income families to teenagers above 14 that go...
trade

Transit trade in W/A via Ghana slumps to 50%

This is attributed to the high cost of transiting goods along the roads of Ghana. According to the Authority, Ghana is losing significant revenue due...
DRC

Two- year old poached Chimpanzee transferred back to DRC

Prosper Uwingeli, Rwanda's Chief Park Warden, explained that they had a complete physical examination on the orphan chimpanzee. The orphan was calm and emaciated...
Wpid Poverty In Childhood Can Shape Neurobiology Study

Over 40 percent of Burkinabes are poor

The results of the survey which were released on Monday in Ouagadougou, showed that over 92 percent of the poor people live in the...