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Kayayei

‘Kayayeis’ to be empowered economically

The Purim African Youth Development Platform (PAYDP), a non-governmental organization, with funding support from the UNFPA is currently implementing a project for female head...
ghana peace

Lets strengthen our Ghanaian identity

We must re-invigorate the Ghanaian identity A Senior Lecturer at the Centre for African and International Studies of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Mr...
Mrs. Rebecca Akuffo Addo delivering a speech

Africans urged to bind the potentials of the youth for development

Africans should harness potential of the youth-First Lady The First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has called on African countries to find synergies that would help...

First Lady Reiterates Ghana’s Commitment to Ending AIDs

Ghana committed to end aids by 2030-First Lady Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has reaffirmed Ghana’s commitment to end the AIDS epidemic in the country by...
Conference Education

AAU Proposes Investments in Africa’s Higher Education

The Association of African Universities (AAU) says sound, strategic investments in improving the quality of higher education in Africa will pay off in the...
NDC

African Court Educates NDC’s Mr Chris Addy-Nayo

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights has expressed concern about recent call for the establishment of an African Court attributed to Mr...
FDIs

African G20 Compact countries agree reforming public sector to attract FDIs

Countries under the G20 Compact With Africa (CWA) initiative agreed here on Wednesday to use a reformed public sector as an incentive for attracting...

NDC Member Suggests the Creation of a Continental African Court

Mr Chris Addy-Nayo, a National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member from the Buem Constituency in the Volta Region, has called for the establishment of a...
Telcos

Four Digital Change Priorities for African Telecom Operators

After nearly two decades of uninhibited growth and profitability, African telecoms operators (telcos) are facing the converging forces of digital disruption. Some of the...
Economic Africa

Agribusiness & African Smallholders promote economic growth with food market grab

To succeed, Africa’s agricultural revolution needs to be very different to those seen in the rest of world The power of entrepreneurs and the free...
airline

African Airlines Lay in Wait for Open Skies

Since relocating to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) two years ago, Firmin Agossou has had a variety of options when traveling home...

CHAN 2018 Qualifier: Guinea Hosts Senegal on Tuesday

The countdown to the 2018 Total African Championships (CHAN) would begin after Guinea hosts Senegal on Tuesday. Senegal goes into the second leg encounter in...

Africa has the slowest internet speed standards – GBSL

Internet speed in Africa still lags behind in global standards, data from a Global Broadband Speed League (GBSL) has revealed. It would take more...

2017 MBFWJ Celebrates Africa’s Excellence

African Fashion International (AFI), owner and operator of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg 2017 (MBFWJ 2017), is celebrating a decade of African excellence with an...
online shopping

New tech partnership to give African users access to European online shops

TransferTo, a global B2B Cross-Border Mobile Payments Network, has partnered up with MallforAfrica (MFA), an award-winning global e-commerce platform, to offer shoppers living in Africa with...
UNICEF

Parts of Africa and Mideast Countries still battling with food crisis – UNICEF

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) warned Friday that food crisis is "far from over" in South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen. ...
work permit

Zimbabwe moves up on Africa Visa Openness Index

Zimbabwe climbed six places up to position 21 out of 54 countries in 2016 on the African Visa Openness Index (AVOI) measured by...

Agyarko Encourages Energy Ministers to Fight for WAPCo’s Survival

The Minister of Energy, Hon. Boakye Agyarko, on Friday, May 12, 2017, told colleague energy ministers in West African countries connected to the West...

African Youth Championships : Starlets Suffer Bonus Cut

Ghana’s national U-17 team,the Black Starlets will see their winning bonuses cut from 3000 USD to 1000 USD as they head into the African...

Amewu Canvassing for Support from African Missions Towards Galamsey Battle

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has been courting the support of African Heads of missions in the fight against...

Coalition For Change Supports Poor And Vulnerable

The Coalition for Change (C4C) has distributed over 7000 assorted items to the poor and vulnerable in various communities of the Upper West Region. The...
Youth participants at the forum

Ghanaian Youth Advised To Utilize Opportunities

The Love Nest Foundation, a Tema based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), has held a leadership summit with a call on the youth to make good...

African Court Affirms Jurisdiction To Deal With All Submitted Cases

The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has fixed May 8th to 24th for the 45th Ordinary Session to examine about 80 applications...
Bakoto Kinteh in a rice field at the Juffureh dyke in The Gambia. ActionAid partner ADWAC built the dyke to reclaim the fields from climate damage. Photo: ,Jane Hahn/ActionAid

Investors Call For Govt Empowerment Into Agriculture

A United States based Ghanaian investor, Dr James Arthur, has appealed to the ruling New patriotic Party(NPP) Government to release adequate funds to support...

Threatening Matters Hindering Survival Of CSOs

The West African Civil Society Institute (WACSI) on Wednesday commenced series of discussions on the civil society policy, aimed to reorganise the activities of...

Stakeholders To Embed No-Smoking Message In Girls

Now Available Africa, a pan African advertising agency based in Ghana has held a press briefing in Accra aimed at striping aspirations out of...

Movie Director Unhappy With Legal Systems Governing Piracy

Former Big Brother Africa star, Mimi Abu Andani, has expressed dissatisfaction with the way legal systems in Africa tackled issues of piracy, saying the...
malaria

WHO: 3 African Countries to Experience New Malaria Vaccine

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday unveiled a new malaria vaccine called RTS,S that will be piloted in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi next...
mining

CAIC Backs Gov’t Effort To Combat Illegal Mining

The Council for African Instituted Churches (CAIC) has commended the government for the renewed efforts to combat illegal mining. “It is fulfilling to note that...

Ghana Gas Company,Yantai Jereh Agree To Construct Gas pipeline

The Ghana Gas Company has signed a contract with the Yantai Jereh group, a Chinese multinational oil fields service conglomerate to construct an onshore...