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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)...
SERAP

SERAP Accuses National Assembly Of Engaging In Crimes Against Millions Of Nigerians

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has accused the leadership and members of the National Assembly of “apparently engaging in crimes against humanity against...
illegal mining

South Africa to strengthen measures against illegal mining

South Africa is to strengthen measures to deal with illegal mining, Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe said on Thursday. Illegal mining poses many dangers...

Ethiopia drops charges against 2 exiled opposition figures

The Ethiopia Federal Attorney General has dropped charges against two prominent exiled opposition figures, Jawar Mohammed and Berhanu Nega, state affiliated media outlet Radio...
cholera

MSF vaccinates 200,000 people against cholera in South Sudan

International medical charity Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said Monday it has vaccinated more than 200,000 people against cholera in South Sudan during a four-week...
South Sudan

IGAD to consider punitive measures against S. Sudanese warring factions

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Council of Ministers on Tuesday decided to convene an extraordinary session to consider punitive measures against South Sudanese...
Ghana Parliament-

Minority to drop legal case against NIA

Member of Parliament for South Dayi Constituency in the Volta Region, Dafeamekpor Rockson-Nelson Etse Kwami has revealed that the minority will rescind its decision...
DPRK and Chinese leaders in Beijing during historic meeting in 2018

Viewpoint: Recent Developments Involving the DPRK and United States Relations

DPRK has long tradition of struggle against imperialist military intervention Note: This address was delivered at a public meeting held on Saturday June 2, 2018...
African leaders

African Leaders Urged to Guard Their Positions religiously

African leaders in positions of trust have been advised against abusing such positions as it could impede economic growth, distort competitions, inhibit development and...
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...
In observance of International Women’s Day, participants march from the centre of Monrovia to the Temple of Justice, home of the Liberian Supreme Court, where they staged a peaceful sit-in protest against gender-based violence. UN Photo/Eric Kanalstein

Nigeria’s fight against Sexual and Gender Based Violence

Introduction Sexual and Gender based violence (SGBV) is one of the most extreme expression of unequal gender relations in society. First and foremost, it is...
Madagascar flag

Court Sustains sentence for environmental Activist in Madagascar

In response to the Fianarantsoa Appeal Court’s decision to uphold a two-year suspended jail sentence against environmental human rights defender Raleva for questioning the...

Nii Ashraku’s Appointment Causes Irritation Among Residents

Fourteen residents of the Ablekuma North Constituency in the Greater Accra Region have petitioned against moves to Mr John Ortsin Nii Ashraku as the...

Farmers cautioned against the use of Rockstar insecticide

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture has warned the public, especially Cocoa Farmers that it had not authorised the sale of Rockstar (Bifenthrin 2.5...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

AngloGold Champions Fight Against Malaria

AngloGold Ashanti has upped its fight against malaria in the Obuasi municipality - combining indoor residual spraying and public education. Mrs. Alberta Gordon Bosomtwe, Programme...
Violence Against Men

Why Nigerians Must Take ‘Violence Against Men’ Serious

For anyone who is still in doubt over the possibility of men falling victim of gender based violence, such a person should take a...

Environmental Watchdogs presents strong case against Atiwa Bauxite

Environmental protection organisations on Thursday reiterated their call on government to urgently stop all mining and prospecting activities in the Atiwa Forest Reserve. The organisations,...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

NCCE charge all Ghanaian to rise up against corruption

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has asked Ghanaians to take keen interest in the fight against corruption at all levels in society. They...
March Against Monsanto Ghana

Monsanto Accra March takes place on May 19th

This year's international March Against Monsanto falls on Saturday, 19th May, 2018. Food Sovereignty Ghana and March Against Monsanto - Accra, have the pleasure...
APA Justice

APA threatens court action against OYSIEC, Gov. Abiola Ajimobi and APC

The African Peoples Alliance (APA) has threatened court action against the Chairman of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC), Governor Abiola Ajimobi and...
Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)

The Idea of establishing resilience against widespread threats in government

There’s no doubt that the United States is taking Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks seriously. In point of fact, the Secretary of Commerce...
Mr Algban Bagbin

Let’s Be Mindful of Ethnicity and Religion – Bagbin

Mr Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin, Second Deputy Speaker and Member of Parliament for Nadowli/Kaleo has cautioned against politicising issues on grounds of ethnicity and...
CSOs

Youth Coalition Cautions against the Politicisation of NABCO

The Civil Society Organisation (CSO) Coalition for Youth Development in Ghana, has urged the government to ensure that the recently launched Nation's Builders Corps...
lawsuit

Analyst Express Confidence in Nigeria’s Human Rights Lawsuit Against Italy

The lawsuit filed by a group of Nigerian refugees who said Italy put their lives at risk and violated their human rights through its...
U.S-China Ties

Placing a “glass curtain” between China, U.S. won’t solve any problem

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai has cautioned that some people in the United States are trying to place a "glass curtain"...
Paris Saint-Germain (PSG)

Lyon stagger late against Strasbourg, PSG suffer rare home defeat in Ligue 1

Lyon failed to secure a top-three finish in Ligue 1 as they conceded two late goals in a 3-2 loss to Strasbourg, while champions...
hard-drugs

MCE Advises Students to Shun Drug Abuse

Mr Nicholas Fiifi Baako, the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for the Assin North Municipality, has advised students to avoid drug abuse and if tempted,...
oil

Anlo youth protests over oil exploration in Keta

Hundreds of residents from communities in the Keta Municipality, clad in red, Thursday hit the streets to register their opposition to crude oil exploration...
Ebola volunteers

Nigeria puts in place measures to combat possible Ebola outbreak

Nigeria has never stopped the screening of inbound passengers at the airports since an Ebola outbreak in 2014 after an American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, brought...
Urban migration

Ghana’s Kofi kinaata becomes a crusader against irregular migration

Martin King Arthur popularly known as “Kofi Kinaata” has been appointed by IOM Ghana as the ambassador for the 'Safe Migration' campaign, which seeks...

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