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Azali – An Epic Movie to expose the dangers of Child labour Premieres Friday...

All roads leads to the Bank of Ghana auditorium, the University of Ghana on Friday, October 27, 2018 as we match to witness...
Detroit Unite Here on Strike at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel

Viewpoint: Exploitation and Dislocation Continues in Detroit

Public discontent over evictions, foreclosures, water shut-offs and substandard wages can only be ameliorated through organized action Commentary During the early morning hours of Sunday October...

The Maiden Ghana Oil And Gas Licensing Round To Be Launched

The Ministry of Energy has announced to the general public that, the President of the Republic, His Excellency, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on...
Cuba President Miguel Diaz-Canal Bermudez speaking to over 2,000 people at Riverside Church in New York City on September 26, 2018.

Viewpoint: Cuban President Visits New York to Speak Before the United Nations General Assembly

Miguel Diaz-Canal Bermudez addressed over 2,000 people at Riverside Church Making his first visit to the United States as head-of-state, Republic of Cuba President Miguel...
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa and First Lady Auxilia at his inauguration after winning the July 30, 2018 national election.

Viewpoint: Zimbabwe Post-Elections Prospects and Challenges

Cholera outbreak reportedly contained while ZANU-PF Government makes attempt to reposition the economy A report in the state-run Zimbabwe Herald newspaper on September 20 says...
Ethiopia Oromo population greet returning OLF members in Addis Ababa in Sept. 2018

Viewpoint: Towards a Sustainable Peace in the Horn of Africa

Despite negotiations and agreements imperialist military forces set to remain in region Another agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea signed in Jedda, Saudi Arabia on September...
South African economy by proportion of sectors in 2017.

Viewpoint: South Africa, Finance Capital and the Land Question

Second quarter negative growth designated recession while rand declines Political Analysis South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that the technical recession announced inside the country...
Simone Gbagbo

Viewpoint: Ivory Coast Grants Amnesty to 800 People as Elections Approach

Two main political parties and coalitions split suggesting a possible realignment of forces Former First Lady Simone Gbagbo was one of 800 political detainees granted...
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...
Eritrea allows United Arab Emirates to build military base at the Port of Assab

Viewpoint: The Search for an Elusive Peace in the Horn of Africa

New breakthroughs enhancing interstate relations are threatened by western economic and military imperatives Commentary Major developments related to internal and external relations are taking place in...
Zimbabwe MDC-A instigated violence on August 1, 2018 in Harare

Viewpoint: Zimbabwe Incumbent President, ZANU-PF Re-elected in Historic Poll

Opposition forces reject outcome seeking to continue western sanctions and attempted isolation National harmonized parliamentary and presidential elections in the Southern African state of Zimbabwe...
BRICS African participants, July 2018

Viewpoint: 10th BRICS Summit Held in South Africa While United States Trade War Escalates

Participants make declaration against unilateralism coming from Washington Republic of South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted the 10th BRICS Summit where strong opposition to the...
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Viewpoint: Trump administration denies the escalating oppression and impoverishment of the masses

Washington Withdraws from United Nations Human Rights Council While Racism, Social Deprivation and War Intensifies Commentary On June 19 the administration of President Donald Trump announced...
Ghana’s investment market

Slower economic activity and profit taking drives down Ghana Stock Exchange index 4.69pp...

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Composite Index which measures the performance of the stock exchange fell 4.69 percentage points to 11.62 percent half year...
flamingo

IFEJ launches IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2018

The World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Mr Henry Kerali has launched the fifth IFEJ-Flamingo Awards for business and financial journalism with a call...
growth

Ghana records 6.8 percent economic growth for 2018 Q1

Ghana's economy grew 6.8 percent year-on-year during the first quarter of 2018, compared with the 6.7 percent year-on-year growth rate recorded during the same...
Ghana Beach Soccer

2018 AFCON Beach Soccer: Uganda Comes Up Against Cote d’Ivoire

The Confederation of African Football has drawn Uganda to face Cote d'Ivoire Coast in the qualifiers of the 2018 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)...
Ethiopian attack on rally addressed by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on June 23, 2018 in Addis Ababa

Viewpoint: Ethiopia and Zimbabwe Heighten Security in Response to Attacks on Political Rallies

From the Horn to Southern Africa similar destabilization efforts met with condemnation Two separate grenade attacks in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa and the...
UNAIDS

Denmark To Increase Its Contribution To UNAIDS To US$6.5 million In 2018

UNAIDS has expressed its sincere appreciation to Denmark for its long-standing support and also welcomes its decision to increase its core contributions to UNAIDS....
Effective social protection

Effective social protection needs more participation

A meeting of social protection experts, government officials from 14 countries in Africa and Asia and development partners gathered in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania...

Viewpoint: Third Triumphant Visit by DPRK Leader to China

Trip takes place just one week after historic summit in Singapore Supreme Leader Kim Jong un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and...
lands

Ghana: Agencies and communities work together to transform landscapes

Takorayili, a village in the Northern region of Ghana, is sprinkled with bare, scorched hills and rocky arid terrains. The soil is not able...
Older people assemble in Dagoretti, Nairobi to mark the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day marked on June 20, 2018.

‘Doing good, but law urgently needed’-Age Demand Action Campaigners urge Kenya Government

Age Demand Action campaigners gathered in Nairobi on Wednesday urged the government to fast-track the drafting and enactment of the proposed Older Persons Bill...
budget

Tanzanian opposition camp criticizes government budget for 2018

Tanzania's opposition coalition on Saturday criticized the government budget plan tabled in parliament on Thursday, saying it lacked financial discipline. Freeman Mbowe, leader of the...
Cynthia Morgan thrilling the audience at Industry Nite with AFRIMA recently held in Lagos, Nigeria

Nominations for AFRIMA 2018 Awards Open

The All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), has opened nominations for the 5th Edition of its iconic continental award from May 25 to August 1,...
MTN Ghana IPO

MTN Board Chairs Remarks At the Unveiling of MTN Ghana IPO held

MTN Ghana Board Chair’s Speech – Launch of MTN Ghana IPO at Accra Marriott’s Hotel on May 29th, 2018 Honorable Minister of Finance Deputy Minister of...
manufacturing

2018 Manufacturing Indaba Conference Tabled Topics for Discussions

The latest instalment of the Manufacturing Indaba not only aspires to meet participants’ expectations but exceed them, by hosting an event to achieve objectives...
African Union First Ladies Commission at 29th Summit, July 3-4, 2017

AU in the 21st Era : 55 years on the problems cropping up.

Africa Liberation Day held amid ongoing struggles against imperialist militarism and economic exploitation This year’s Africa Day, also known as Africa Liberation Day, marked the...
African National Congress NEC member Ronald Lamola briefs press on Land Summit, May 22, 2018

The Land Question Confronting South African and the ANC

Debate on fulfilling the National Democratic Revolution continues in preparation for the 2019 elections A recently-held African National Congress (ANC) Land Summit (May 19-20) convened...
Roseneft and Oranto Petroleum

Rosneft and Oranto Petroleum Work Together on African E&P Ventures

Russian oil company Rosneft and Nigeria-based Oranto Petroleum have signed a memorandum of understanding at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum to cooperate on...

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