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Accra floods

Floods displace about 700 families in Zambia

About 700 families had so far been displaced from their homes by flash floods caused by heavy rains in many districts of Zambia, the...
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Upper East: Most male children are not enrolled in school

From Samuel Akapule, Bolgatanga Available Data from the Ghana National Household Registry (GNHR) has revealed that about 66,520 male...

Stakeholders urged to help dispel misconceptions about GIFTS implementation

Stakeholders have been called upon to help dispel misconceptions impeding the implementation of the Girl’s Iron-Folate Tablets Supplementation (GIFTS) Programme in the Upper West...

Unions express worry about unbundling at power utility Eskom

Members of two largest unions at power utility Eskom on Wednesday picketed against unbundling of the company which they said might lead to retrenchments...
Some economists have urged West Africa to hold on to national currencies. (AFP Archive)

Benefits Of The ECO Currency

At long last the much talked about eco the currency for WEST African Nations is about to be introduced. Eight Nations most of which...

Carbon emission reduction could cost Germany about US$2.06 trillion until 2050

A reduction of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of 95 percent until 2050 compared to the levels of 1990 could cost Germany about 1.85 trillion...
Shatta Wale

Stop the false rumours about Kofi Amoa-Abban – Shatta Wale

Few days after celebrating his 31st Birthday, Dancehall King Shatta Wale has found himself in a tango with some bloggers for spreading what he...

AFD grants Benin about US$42 million package to remake Ganvie town

The French development agency (AFD) has provided Benin government with a financial package of up to 42 million U.S. dollars to carry out the...
cssps challenges

About 500 prospective SHS students placement challenges resolved in UW

About 500 students in Upper West Region who sat for the 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and qualified for admissions into Senior High...

GIFEC assuages public fear about radiations from telecom equipment

The Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) has organised a forum in Lawra on electromagnetic fields exposure in an attempt to assuage public...
Zimbabwe's economy is fragile and it does not have its own currency

UNHCHR concerns about Zimbabwe socio-economic crisis

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) on Friday said it was concerned about the socio-economic crisis unraveling in...

Namibia receives about US$7 million in donations for drought relief

Namibia has received 104 million Namibian dollars (about 6.9 million U.S. dollars) in donations towards its drought relief program, the Namibian prime minister said...
South Africa

S. African government concerns about looting of foreigners’ shops

The South African government on Thursday expressed concerns over the looting of shops owned by foreigners. On Wednesday night several foreigners' shops...
South Africa

South African labor union worries about job cut in Lonmin

South African labor union expressed shock to platinum producer Lonmin's 4,100-job cut plan on Tuesday. National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) spokesman Livhuwani...
Hiv Confb

Mrs. Rebecca Akufo Addo Confident of Ghana’s Battle Against HIV

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has expressed optimism that a successful execution of the National Acceleration Plan for Paediatric HIV Services would fast...
United Nations

United Nations worried over increasing inequality

The United Nations has expressed concern about the deepening inequality gap in the world. Madam María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, President of the 73rd Session of...

Namibian government dismisses reports about pension fund being swamped in huge debt

Namibian Ministry of Finance on Sunday dismissed media reports which alleged the Government Institution Pension Fund (GIPF) is being swamped in 13 billion Namibian...

1,083 Youth in Nsawam-Adoagyiri Employed

Over 1,083 youths in the Nsawam- Adoagyiri Municipality have been employed under various government programmes including; Youth in Police, Sanitation, Afforestation and Education. Over...
Black Stars

AFCON 2019: fixtures of Black Stars and all about group E

Ghana's quest to end a 37-year title hiatus in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in the 2019 edition, will begin with Benin on...
Kwami Agbodza

Exposed: NDC MP’s lies about US$2 billion Sinohydro Project

The Ranking Member on Parliament’s Road and Transport Committee, Kwami Agbodza has been badly exposed over claims Vice President Dr. Bawumia has been obstructing...
Katie Price

Katie Price Feels Bad About Her Body

The 40-year-old former glamour model - who has five children, Harvey, 16, Junior, 13, Princess, 11, Jett, five, and four-year-old Bunny, from previous relationships...
Agriculture Produce

FAO Says US$40 Million is Required to Shape Up Ghana’s Agric Sector

Dr Ade Freeman, African Regional Programme Leader of Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations, has said about 40 million dollars is...
Cardi B

Cardi B Unhappy About Some of The Choices She Took to Survive

The 'I Like It' hitmaker has spoken out after an old Instagram Live post resurfaced, in which she told of drugging and robbing men,...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo exchanging greetings with Dagbon Chiefs

Nearly 200 Dagbon Leaders Educated on Non-violence

Two hundred leaders, made up of 100 men and 100 women have been educated on non-violence in a workshop organised by the Northern Region...
Children Oral

Almost 29% of Children Absent Themselves from School Due to Oral Pain

A study, conducted in eight countries, has shown that three out of every 10 children missed school last year as a result of oral...

About 56 people confirmed dead in a road accident in Ghana

Police have so far counted at least 56 bodies of the dead in a fatal road crash in midland Ghana on Friday morning, a...
Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer finally mastered courage to divulge her husband Asperger condition

In her Netflix special 'Growing', the 37-year-old comedian revealed her man Chris Fischer - who she married in February 2018 following a whirlwind three-month...

Rev. Tong Cautions Christians About Fetish Priest in Suits

The Venerate Cannon Dennis Tong, Parish Priest of the Bolgatanga Saint Cyprian Anglican Church has warned members of his congregation to be wary of...
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Insurance Companies Urged to Clear the Bad Image About Their Services

The Ghana Insurers Association (GIA) has organised a seminar for Claim Managers in the Insurance Industry with a call to help transform the negative...

Techeetah Optimistic About Formular E’s New Era

As China increases its commitment to phasing out high-polluting combustion-engined vehicles from its roads, so Chinese involvement in the all-electric Formula E championship has...