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Torrential rains in Ghana left six dead, two missing

Six people have been confirmed dead and two missing after torrential rains hit Ghana's capital, Accra, late Sunday, authorities said on Monday. ...

IS commander reported killed in Somalia

The Somali government on Monday confirmed the killing of the deputy leader of the Islamic State (IS) group in northern Somalia by U.S. and...

U.K Government to support refugees in Tanzania with US$6 million

Britain has contributed 6,385,696 U.S. dollars to the UN refugee agency in Tanzania to support more than 300,000 refugees and asylum-seekers hosted in the...
Two Libya Dawn fighters identify positions of their rivals near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Loss of life in Libya’s Tripoli conflict rises to 147

A total of 147 people have been killed and 614 others wounded in the fighting between the UN-backed Libyan government and the east-based army...

Afreximbank gives US$500 million to South Sudan

The African Export Import Bank (Afreximbank) has provided a 500 million U.S. dollar financing facility to South Sudan to fund power transmission, infrastructure and...
climate change

UN urges educational module to advance climate change mindfulness in Africa

The UN Environment on Tuesday called for the revision of education curriculum in Africa to promote climate change awareness among the youth. Richard Munang, UN...
petroleum revenue

South Sudan oil stream not affected by political emergency in Sudan

The political crisis in Sudan has not affected oil flow from South Sudan's oil fields after the two neighboring countries announced resumption in August...
University of Health and Allied Sciences

A Group of Catholic Students Supports Kpando Prisons

Members of Pax Romana, the International Movement of Catholic Students of the University of Health and Allied Sciences(UHAS), School of Public Health-Hohoe and the...
European Union (EU)

Communicators discuss EU funded project in Ghana

Twenty-eight implementing European Union (EU) funded project managers and communication specialists from the Southern and Western Africa Region have ended a week Communications training...
Education Minister Teachers

Teachers in Ghana challenged to use education preach peace

Professor Kwesi Yankah, Minister of State in-charge of Tertiary Education has challenged teachers to use education to transform lives, reconcile families set apart by...
Social Insecticide Arrest

Two men in trouble for selling fake insecticides

The Mim District Police Command has arrested two suspects from Konongo in the Ashanti Region for selling fake insecticide ...

Apostle George Yeboah urges Christians to imitate Christ

Ahead of the Easter festivities, Apostle George Yeboah, the Chairman of the Christ Apostolic Church International (CACI), has asked Christians to imitate Christ by...

WAEC release Date for practical and theory papers

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said it would commence the administration of practical and theory papers for the West African Senior School...

FIFA Under-19 World Cup: Coach Basigi Sets His Agenda

The Black Princes of Ghana would be looking to surpass the group stages berth at this year's Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) U-20...

Sunyani NMTC takes in 403 fresh students

The Sunyani Nursing and Midwifery Training College (SNMTC) has admitted 403 students comprising 329 females and 74 males for the 2017/2018 academic year. The number...

NGO Raises Concerns Over BECE Candidates Housing

Mr Prosper Afetsi, the President of Foundation of Generational Thinkers (FOGET), a youth empowerment Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has raised major concerns about the housing...
Agona West MCE crowned Best Woman in Development

Agonaman Achievers Awards Recognizes Mrs Justina Marigold Assan

Mrs Justina Marigold Assan, Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Agona West in the Central Region has been adjudged the Best Woman in Development at...

Coalition Against Galamsey Organises Mass Meetings in Upper West

Members of the Media Coalition Against Galamsey have intensified their crusade against illegal mining in the Upper West Region by holding series of Town...
Science NITA Fibre

Ghana Takes Over Eastern Corridor Fibre Optic Network Extension Project

The Denmark has provisionally handed over the Eastern Corridor Fibre Optic Network Extension Project to the Ministry of Communications, which will be managed by...
Bluecrest University College Fashion Show

Graduating Student of Bluecrest University Holds Fashion Show

The Bluecrest University College under the Department of School of Fashion and Design on Saturday held a glitz and glamour fashion show for its...

Abetifihene supports education in his area with furniture

Akyemfuo Asiedu Agyemang III, the Chief of Abetifi and the Adontenhene of Kwahu Traditional Area has donated 200 dual and mono desks worth GHC...
Agriculture Scrapping Teachers

Pre- school teachers in East Akim attend workshop

The Asiakwa location of the Quality Education Now (QEN) project under the SOS Childrens Village Ghana (SOSCV) has organised a three- day capacity building...

NDP to fall on grassroots for 2020 victory

The immediate focus of the National Democratic Party (NDP) is to galvanise massive grassroot support for a landslide electoral victory in the 2020 polls,...
accident or road crash

Northern Region Accident : 18 lives lost and scores injured

An accident on Sunday morning at Yapei-Yipala on the Tamale – Buipe Highway in the Northern Region left 16 people dead on the spot...

UHAS outlines 10-year strategic plan

The University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) has launched a 10-year strategic plan to mark the turning point of the University from the...

NADMO begins disaster prevention plans for Cape Coast

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), in the Cape Coast Metropolis has activated its disaster prevention plans to effectively reduce the incidence of disasters...

Ghana, New Zealand, Sri Lanka lend support to Britain’s battle against marine pollution

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Sunday that New Zealand, Sri Lanka and Ghana have joined Britain in an alliance to fight against plastic...

Eindhoven: PSV Emerge Winners of Dutch Title After Encounter with Ajax

PSV became soccer champions of the Netherlands after defeating rivals Ajax 3-0 in Eindhoven on Sunday. PSV needed a win to already claim the Dutch...

Barca stood firm after Roma Clash

Rumors of crisis at the Camp Nou were proved to be false in matchday 32 of the Liga Santander as FC Barcelona recovered from...
Manchester City

Manchester City Grabs English Premier League Champion

Manchester City won their third title of the English Premier League in seven seasons after bottom side West Bromwich Albion shocked Manchester United at...