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Marcia Cross vows to end stigma surrounding anal cancer

The 57-year-old actress was diagnosed with the very rare strain of the disease 18-months-ago but was able to beat the illness after undergoing three...
NADMO

Kumasi: Keep Fit Activities Around Airport Banned

The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), has in collaboration with the Ghana Airports Company Limited, banned all keep fit activities, at the premises of...
economic and trade cooperation

SCO has chalked Successes around Economic and Trade Cooperation

Economic and trade cooperation between Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states has reaped eye-catching fruits since the SCO was established 17 years ago, a...
border

Ghana doubles security surveillance around her northern borders

The Ministry of National Security in collaboration with all the security agencies is currently embarking on an operation dubbed “Operation Kondanlgou-2018” along the northern...
Africa Illicit financial flows

Illicit Financial Flows, an albatross around Ghana’s socio-economic development

Africa is said to have lost in excess of 1 million trillion United States Dollars (USD) within the last 50 years through Illicit Financial...
accra beach

GNPC and Karela clean around beaches

The staff of the GNPC Foundation together with the management of the Karela FC Beach have organised a clean-up exercise to rid the frontiers...
Wpid Drainage In Front Abia State Teaching Hospital Temporary Site Now Cleared By Asepa X

Kasoa communities need proper drainage systems

Residents in Kasoa and surrounding communities have called on government to provide good roads and drainage systems to prevent flooding in the major raining...
China to launch space station’s core module around 2020: industry insider

China Plans On Core Module Launch of Its Space Station by 2020

China will launch the core module of its space station around 2020, an insider disclosed recently, adding that the country has entered the...
farmers

IFAD Chief Commends France Commitment to Small Farmers

Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), will be in Paris today to take part in a roundtable that...

Ghana Standards Authority Appoints Goodwill Ambassador

Dr Anarfi Asamoa-Baah, a former Deputy Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), is to be appointed as a goodwill ambassador for the Ghana...
China’s economy

China’s Economy Continues to Make Global Impact

China’s average annual GDP growth was 7.2 percent from 2013 to 2016, making it the highest among major global economies, above the 2.6 percent...
Lost but found

Sightseeing in Ghana? Points to Follow When Lost

Once upon a time, if you ever travelled to any part of Africa for business, a vacation or any other purpose as a foreigner...
Ria-Novosti/AFP/File / Mikhail Klimentyev Russia's President Vladimir Putin (C) poses for a photo with Russian athletes, winners of the 2014 Winter Olympics, in Sochi, on February 24, 2014

IOCs Thomas Bach Says Paris 2024 Games Could Be Incident Free

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach is not concerned about security at the 2024 Games in Paris as he insisted that all organizers are...
SACP Delegates to the 14th National Congress

Viewpoint: South African Communist Party 14th Congress Discusses Future Role in National Politics

There was much speculation in the corporate media surrounding the deliberations and outcomes of the 14th National Congress of the South African Communist Party...
Older persons advocate against depression

Older activists around Africa campaign to end elder abuse

Older people in most cities, towns and villages around Africa are campaigning for the right to be free from violence and abuse under international...
Abayomi Azikiwe May Day 2017 at Grand Circus Park in downtown Detroit

Racial and Economic Crisis Were Detroit 2017 May Day Highlights

May Day is international worker’s day and in the city of Detroit people from various organizations across the metropolitan area came together to express...
sanitation

The Overwhelming Foul Smells And Stench In Ghana

After 60 years of political independence, Ghanaians still wake up to the sorry sight of waste and sewage lying indiscriminately around settlements, city centres...

Ransomware Attacks Affected Many Businesses Around The Globe

Ransomware attacks on businesses around the world rose 50% last year, research into successful cyber-breaches shows. Its popularity means malware is now responsible for 51%...
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...
jobs

China pegs 2017 growth forecast around 6.5 percent

China aims to expand its economy by around 6.5 percent in 2017, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said in his government work report on Sunday,...

Teachers’ Needs Will Be Captured in Gov’t Educational Policy – Nana Addo

The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that his government’s educational policy will revolve around the needs and development of teachers. The President was addressing participants...
GDP

China sets 2017 GDP growth target at around 6.5 percent

China has set its GDP growth target at around 6.5 percent for 2017, compared with a target range of 6.5-7 percent last year, a...

SpaceX Plans On Sending Two Tourists Around the Moon Soon

SpaceX has announced plans to fly two private citizens around the Moon next year, in the first manned US mission since the 1970s. The tourists,...
SpaceX

U.S. SpaceX to fly 2 space tourists around moon in 2018

U.S. space firm SpaceX will fly two private space travelers on a passenger flight around the moon and back before the end of next...

Residents In Kumasi Believe Nana Addo Means Serious Business

Many people in Kumasi, the nation’s second largest city, have expressed excitement at the President’s re-affirmation in his maiden state of the nation’s address...
Immigrants

Around 500 immigrants storm border to force their way into Spanish enclave

Around 500 Sub-Saharan immigrants were able to force their way into the Spanish north-African enclave of Ceuta on Friday morning, local authorities reported. ...
Malcolm X in Ghana with Maya Angelou, Julius Mayfield, Alice Windom, Vicki Garvin

The worlds view of Malcolm X his life & legacy

African American History Month Series No. 3 Note: This is the text of a lecture delivered at Henry Ford College in Dearborn, Michigan in honor...

Apple being pushed around by local brands

The Apple iPhone 7 mobile phone is on display at the Apple store.   Chinese smartphone brands Oppo and Huawei are tightening their grip...

Heavy smog set to stick around

Smog shrouds Beijing, capital of China on Jan. 3, 2017. By Sunday, a total of 26 cities, including Shijiazhuang, have issued red alerts for the coming...
Ghana-Election

Tema registers massive voter turnout

Voters in and around Tema thronged the various polling centres to exercise their franchise in the Presidential and Parliamentary elections on December 7. ...