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Sanitation Assembly

Birim Central Assembly to arrange sanitation offenders before court

The Birim Central Municipal Assembly is to drag sanitation offenders to court. The enforcement of the by-laws of the Assembly on sanitation is to ensure...
Sanctions

Venezuela could use legal system to challenge new US Sanctions

The Venezuelan government categorically rejected the unilateral measures imposed by the United States on the South American country's petroleum industry and warned it would...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Suicide attack in NE Nigeria kills 3

At least three people were killed in a twin suicide attack on a suburb settlement of the capital of Borno state, the troubled northeast...
Nigerian police

At least ten people died in ethnic dispute in eastern Nigeria

Ethnic clashes in Nigeria's northeastern state of Taraba since Monday has left 10 people dead, local police said Sunday. State police spokesperson David Misal confirmed...
Spare-parts

Nigeria: Mining activities in Zamfara State banned

The Nigerian government on Sunday suspended all forms of mining activities in Zamfara, a northwestern state of the country. The government also ordered all foreigners...
Nigeria-Police-Force

Police reports 5 killed in a village attack in Nigeria

An attack on Katangi village in Birnin-Gwari area of Nigeria's northern state of Kaduna has left five persons dead, the police said Sunday. State police...
A young Rwandan lights the candle for Rwandan President Paul Kagame at a night vigil to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan genocide against Tutsi, in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on April 7, 2019. Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic Tutsis, with President Pual Kagame calling for continued efforts to transform the country. (Xinhua/Office of the President of Rwanda)

Rwanda Marks 25th Anniversary of Genocide

Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic...
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U.S. homeland Security Secretary Steps Down

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen resigned on Sunday amid a number of migrants from Central America entering the country through its southern...
British Prime Minister Theresa May

Theresa May Warns Brexit of a Possible Slip Up

Talks between Britain's two big political parties resume Monday after Prime Minister Theresa May issued a stark warning that the Brexit people voted for...
Sudan 555

Sudanese Government cautions public over possible civil unrest

Sudan's Minister of Information and Communications Hassan Ismail on Sunday warned against the possibility of a civil war due to the state of political...
Rwandan President Paul Kagame, his wife Jeannette Kagame, African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker light the flame of remembrance at the Kigali Genocide Memorial during the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan genocide against Tutsi, in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on April 7, 2019. Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic Tutsis, with President Pual Kagame calling for continued efforts to transform the country. (Xinhua/Office of the President of Rwanda)

Rwanda organises vigil for victims of 1994 Genocide

Rwandan people on Sunday night gathered at Amahoro National Stadium in capital city Kigali for a night vigil to remember and honor some 1...
Church Of Pentecost

Ghanaians Urged to Avoid Negative Attitudes

Pastor Kwasi Asante Annor, the head pastor of the A.T. Nartey Assembly of the Church of Pentecost, at the weekend admonished Ghanaians to eschew...
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WHO Hails Government for Ghana’s Strong Primary Healthcare System

Dr Owen Laws Kaluwa, the Country Representative of the World Health Organisation (WHO), has commended government for strengthening Primary Health Care (PHC) through the...
football

FreshPak NWL: Elizabeth Owusua’s grabs a win for her side

Elizabeth Owusua’s 40th minute header was enough for Sea Lions to start their 2017/2018 FreshPak National Women’s League campaign on a bright note. A youthful...
Youth surround a bonfire during the ?Night Vigil? as part of events to mark the 18th Genocide Commemoration in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, April 7, 2012. Youth use the ?Night Vigil? to remember innocent Tutsis killed in the 1994 genocide. The theme of this year?s anniversary is: "Learning from our history to build a bright future". (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya) (cl)

Rwanda observes its 24th genocide anniversary

Lighting the flame of hope and laying wreath, Rwandans on Saturday marked the start of the 24th commemoration of the 1994 genocide with calls...
US swims against tide of trade globalization

Experts describe U.S tariff as counterproductive destabilizing

Recent U.S. threats to slap additional tariffs on Chinese imports were met with a chorus of criticism here Saturday, with leading experts emphasizing that...
Alexander Van der Bellen

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen will pay a state visit to China and attend the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2018 on...
AMISOM

Somalia: AMISOM pledges to remain neutral

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has vowed to remain neutral as political crisis between senior government officials and the Lower House Speaker...
Person voting

South Sudan would go to polls ahead security challenges

South Sudan would go ahead with general elections in case it fails to reach an agreement with the various opposition groups in the next...
Lebanese President Michel Aoun (left) and Jacques Cheminade.

Positive Alternative to Syrian Missile Strike

Just hours after Donald Trump had ordered an attack on the Syrian base of Al Shairat, French Presidential candidate Jacques Cheminade met with Lebanese...
Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton disagrees with Trump’s reason for ordering airstrikes on Syria

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday disagreed with U.S. President Donald Trump's reason for ordering the airstrikes on Syria, local media...
Rift Valley Fever

Yellow fever death toll surpasses 200 in Brazil

The death toll caused by yellow fever in Brazil has surpassed 200, mainly in the southeastern states, said the Brazilian government on Friday. ...
video

U.S. Congress divided over Syria strike

The U.S. Congress is divided over Thursday's missile strike at Syria ordered by President Donald Trump, with some lawmakers voicing strong support while others...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

White House declines to say whether to take further action on Syria

The White House declined to say whether the United States would take further military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad after Thursday's U.S. strike. ...
stock market

Canadian market closes week slightly lower

Canada's main stock market ended the week marginally lower, as declines in the Energy sector overshadowed the Canadian economy adding nearly 20,000 jobs in...
Agriculture tractor plowing field

Chicago agricultural commodities settle mixed

Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures closed mixed on Friday with corn futures drifting to a one-week low as traders adjusted positions ahead...
Security Council

UN Security Council divided over U.S. attack on Syrian base

A divided UN Security Council met on Friday in emergency session to debate the U.S. cruise missile attack on an airfield in Syria where...
Beijing is speaking softly on summit between US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping and ongoing relationship.

Xi and Trump agree meeting “positive, fruitful”

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, wrapped up on Friday their first meeting at the seaside Mar-a-Lago resort in the...
POOL/AFP / Jim Watson China is locked in a dispute with G7 host Japan over uninhabited rocky outcroppings in the East China Sea claimed by both countries

Major uncertainties loom over forthcoming G7 meeting in Italy

Major uncertainties loom over the forthcoming meeting of foreign ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) scheduled in Italy on April 10 and April...
A general view taken with a drone shows a mosque where forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are stationed in Aleppo's government-controlled area of al-Masharqa, Syria October 20, 2016. [Photo/Agencies]

U.S. plans to announce new sanctions against Syria

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Friday the United States would soon announce new sanctions against Syria after the Syrian government allegedly used...