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UNICEF seeks US$10 million to aid flood-affected children in South Sudan

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday launched a flash appeal asking for 10 million U.S. dollars to respond to the most immediate...

Aid cannot be a dependable source for sustainable development”- Senior Minister

Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, Senior Minister at the Presidency, has said Ghana cannot continue to depend on foreign donor support to cushion its fiscal annual...

EC assures of “tactile jacket” to aid visually impaired in Referendum

The Eastern Regional office of the Electoral Commission (EC) has assured the visually impaired that tactile jackets would be available to aid them in...
Mapping Africa

The Dysfunctions Of Aid To Africa

On 2nd October, 2001, Tony Blair made the following remarks “The state of Africa is a scar on the conscience of the world. But...
Kenyan Coat of arms

Kenyan campaigners root for data to aid minority communities

A robust inventory on habitations of minorities and marginalized communities in Kenya would aid the nation's leadership to design and implement programs to cut...
Little Mabel and Zenith Bank

Zenith Bank goes to the aid of Mabel Adjoa Koomson

Staff of Zenith Bank have raised funds totalling GH₵34,000.00 to support two-year-old Mabel Adjoa Koomson, who has been diagnosed with Atrioventricular Septal defect (which...
Wpid Tullow Oil

Tullow Ghana goes to the aid of Krisan-Sanzule community

Tullow Ghana Limited, in collaboration with Sabre Education Trust, a development oriented organisation, has commissioned a Kindergarten Block for the Krisan-Sanzule D/A School in...
Korle Bu Donation

NGO Goes to the aid of Korle-Bu Child Health Department

Hugs for Ghana, a nongovernmental organisation, on Tuesday donated assorted medical items, toys, academic and sport items to the Child Health Department of the...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Ghana beyond Aid Does Not Mean Rejecting Aid

The President’s vision of ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ does not mean a rejection of aid but a national vision to strengthen institutions to be effective...
A view during the World Trade Organization Aid for Trade Global Review in 2017. Photo by: Jay Louvion / WTO / CC BY-SA

What to expect from WTO’s 2019 Global Review of Aid for Trade

The world’s least developed countries have the smallest share of the global trade market, but highest reliance on a small number of commodities to...
Sarah Michelle Gellar

Sarah Michelle Gellar Goes to Shannen Doherty Aid After Luke Perry’s Demise

The 47-year-old actress played the late actor's alter-ego Dylan McKay's lover Brenda Walsh in the hit US teen drama, and was deeply saddened after...
Nigerian kidnapper Samuel Udoetuk Wills

Nigerian Kidnapper mentions his accomplices in cell break

Suspect Samuel Wills, the 28-year-old alleged kidnapper declared before a Takoradi Magistrate court that he was assisted by an Officer of the Criminal Investigations...

SMOGA 94/96 Year group goes to the aid of alma mater

Ms Shelia Assibey-Yeboah, the President of the St. Mary's Old Girls' Association (SMOGA) 1994/1996 Year Group, has called on parents to do more to...

Ministry of Gender goes to the aid of 5-year old boy with amputated arm

Ms Cynthia Morrison, Minster for Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP), has offered to sponsor the education of the five-year old boy whose left...
Somalia soldiers

Qatar assists Somalia with military aid

Qatar's Ministry of Defense on Thursday offered military aid to Somalia in support of security and stability in the country. In a statement, the ministry...
Owabi Dam

Ghana builds 570 dams to complement agriculture

The Ghanaian government has started the construction of a total of 570 dams and 15 warehouses in the northern region to aid agricultural development,...
Persons with Disabilities Gets Support from Global Aid

Global Aid Goes to the aid of PWDs in Mamprobi

The Global Aid for Marginalized Ghana in partnership with Mamprobi Church of Christ has brought smiles to some persons living with disabilities in the...

Ghana finds ways to help cocoa pricing

Ghana has led the development of a new global standard for sustainable cocoa and this is aiding image pricing of its cocoa on the...

Somali finds help for 500,000 displaced flood people

Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has appealed to the international community to support efforts to help 500,000 people affected by the floods that has...
Left-behind children, whose parents have left rural areas to become migrant workers in towns or cities, enjoy their free lunch in the school canteen in central China’s Anhui province. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

In 2017 China extended financial assistance to 96 million Chinese students

China provided financial support for 95.9 million students including preschool children in 2017,or 1877 yuan (297 dollars) every student , according to data released...

Brong-Ahafo Records 98 Attempted Suicide Cases

Brong-Ahafo Region has recorded 98 cases of attempted suicide, a field survey conducted by MIHOSO International, a health centered Non-Governmental Organisation, has said. The survey,...

Tamale Sports Stadium To Be Named After Late Alhaji Aliu Mahama

Government is to rename the Tamale Sports Stadium after the late Alhaji Aliu Mahama in honour of the former vice President in the Kufuor...
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Chairperson of the AU Commission, attends the 26th AU summit in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, on Jan. 30, 2016. The 26th ordinary session of the African Union (AU) heads of states and governments kicks off on Saturday at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

Dr Zuma Emphasizes On Africa’s Need to Move From Aid

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, a former Chairperson of the African Union (AU), has reiterated the need for Africa to be self-reliant instead of depending...

Nigeria’s Shoreline Raises Country’s Gas Supply Chain

Gasland, Shoreline and SPDC advance gas distribution in Lagos Shoreline Energy Limited (parent company of Gasland Company Ltd.) and The Shell Petroleum Development Company of...

Lets All Build a Ghana Beyond Aid – Dr. Bawumia

Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has urged African countries to consider a future beyond aid as inflows from traditional donors dwindle across the continent. Addressing a...

Industrialise Ghana Beyond Aid – Private Sector

The business community has tasked the government to build a self-reliant economy based on industrialisation and not one dependent on foreign aid. “For us to...

Rural Communities Asked to be Guardians of Water Facilities

Mr Abdul-Nashiru Mohammed, the Country Director of Water Aid Commission, has urged communities in rural areas to protect water facilities constructed for their use. ...
Burundian women

Mozambique unveils legal aid fair aimed at assisting women

The Mozambican Association of Women in Legal Career launched on Friday in Maputo the first national fair that is expected to help the population...
Syrian refugees arrive in Lebanon earlier this year after fleeing their homes in western Syria. The number of Syrian refugees has passed 2.563 million. UNHCR/A.McConnell

Austria provides further 2 million euros for Syrian refugee aid in Middle East

The Austrian parliament on Tuesday approved a further two million euros (2.2 million U.S. dollars) in funding for refugee aid in the Middle East. ...

Tecno comes to the aid of Kenya’s drought victims

African mobile firm Tecno has offered donations worth 19,420 U.S. dollars to drought stricken families in northern Kenya. The mobile manufacturer, in...