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GFA reschedules extra-ordinary congress from August 19 to September 5

The Normalization Committee (NC) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) on Monday rescheduled its forthcoming extra-ordinary congress from August 19 to September 5. ...
Ethiopia Map

Ethiopia, China to partner to build new US$300 million industrial park

Ethiopia and China are set to partner to build a new, 300 million U.S. dollar industrial park in the east African country. ...
Peace Logo

Mozambique defense minister says to uphold peace and reconciliation agreement

Mozambican Defense Minister Salvador M'tumuke said on Monday that defense forces would abide by the Peace and National Reconciliation Agreement recently signed by the...
African Union headquarters

Somalia’s security situation remains fluid, erratic

The African Union (AU) on Monday said security situations remain fluid and unpredictable in Somalia. The statement was made by the...

Sanford Women FA Cup: Police, Immigration Ladies Through to Semis

Police Ladies and Ghana Immigration Ladies have sailed through to the semi-final stage of the 2017 Sanford women's FA Cup after edging out Army...
ICT sector

Ofadaa Methodist School Appeals for Computers

Nana Arhin Abbey, the Principal Elder of Awutu Ofadaa, has appealed to the Government, non-governmental organisations and corporate bodies to assist the Ofadaa...
Education University Graduation3

Free SHS Comes into Being This September – Dr Bawumia

The Vice-President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has reiterated that the Government will begin to actualise its Free Senior High School (SHS) Policy in September,...

Venezuela renounce Trump’s warmongering

Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Saturday slammed the "warmongering" declarations of U.S. President Donald Trump as "threats to peace." In a statement, Arreaza said...
Kenya Elections won by Jubilee Party of Kenyatta and Ruto

Kenyatta expected to pacify opponents with policy shifts

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta would be forced to focus his second term in office toward building a more inclusive society while also reviewing the...
One-District-One-Factory project

Ekumfi will become pioneer of One District, One Factory project

Government has finalised the necessary modalities for the smooth take off of the One District One Factory Project expected to begin at Ekumfi...
Orange Friday

Launching of Cape Coast Street Carnival Held

“Orange Friday,” the second biggest street carnival in West Africa, has been launched in Cape Coast to showcase Ghana and Africa’s cultural masterpieces. It formed...

UNICEF Evaluates Mother- Baby-Friendly Project in Upper East

A UNICEF Team of health experts and consultants are in the Upper East Region to assess the implementation of the Mother-Baby-Friendly Health Facility Initiatives...
President Akufo-Addo delivering a speech at the graduation ceremony

Rural Communities Also Need Doctors

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Saturday urged newly qualified doctors to accept postings to rural communities. He said young doctors who were posted to...
Water Infrastructure

CIKOD, partners champions dry-season gardening

The Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD) and its “Water for Resilience” project partners have provided water infrastructure to facilitate the dry-season...
Pupils studying in the library at Gbawe (1)

Director appeals for more libraries in northern Ghana

Mr Aaron Kuwornu, the Northern Regional Director of the Ghana Library Board, has appealed for more libraries to be constructed in the Region to...

BESSFA Rural Bank goes to the aid of Bawku farmers

The BESSFA Rural Bank in Bawku has supported 153 farmer groups, made up of 904 males and 1,341females, in Bawku with money and farm...

Chairman Nana Boakye Says NDC’s End Has Come

A leading member of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in Tema West, Mr Dennis Amfo-Sefa, says the National Democratic Congress (NDC) is on...
Mother of child

A Mother Has Established An Inclusive Educational Centre

Mrs Ellen Affam-Dadzie, a mother of a seven-year old girl with cerebral palsy, has established an Inclusive Educational Centre to cater for children with...

Namibian official warns mothers against falsifying information to get grant

Namibian mothers who give false information about their children to qualify for social grants will be forced to pay back the money, an official...
Bolgatanga smocks

Bolga chieftaincy conflict a great source of concern

The Business Community in the Bolgatanga Municipality has called on the Government to, as a matter of urgency, find lasting solution to the Bolgatanga...

Christians asked to pursue godliness

Christians have been urged to stand out in character and devotion to God in a secular world trapped in escapist and self-destruct philosophies. “Unfortunately, the...
University of Education Winneba

All UEW certificates, promotions gone through necessary confirmations

The newly constituted Governing Council of the University of Education Winneba (UEW) has ratified all certificates, degrees and diplomats awarded by the defunct council...
Clement Nii Lamptey Wilkinson,

Chiefs charged to create trust funds for education

Traditional rulers of Ga West Municipality have been advised to liaise with philanthropists and individuals who would participate in the Homowo Festival to create...
Mr Rockson Bukari (in white), the Upper East Regional Minister, conducting the TV crew around the Pwalugu Tomato Factory

Minister rallies support for Pwalugu Tomato Factory

Mr Rockson Bukari, the Upper East Regional Minister, has appealed to investors to partner with the Government to revive the defunct Pwalugu Tomato Factory...
Hajj Pilgrims

First batch of pilgrims take off for Jeddah

The first batch of about 500 pilgrims left the Tamale Airport on Friday night, August 11, for Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to participate in this...
Vocational training School

Proprietors charged to place emphasis on technical, vocational education

Madam Patricia Ayiko, the Upper West Regional Director of Education, has called on proprietors to prioritise technical and vocational training to support government’s efforts...
West Africa Mills Company

Mr Aidoo Hints on WAMCO’s Restoration

Mr Joseph Boahene Aidoo, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of COCOBOD, has said the West Africa Mills Company (WAMCO), a cocoa processing factory in...

Namibia accuses Moody’s of basing downgrade on speculation

Namibia says it is concerned with Moody's Investor Services decision to downgrade the country's international credit ratings because there was no in-depth assessment and...
Kenya Elections won by Jubilee Party of Kenyatta and Ruto

Good News: Kenya says normalcy has resumed after post-poll riots

Kenyan officials said Saturday normalcy and calm has resumed in most parts of the country in the wake of sporadic demonstrations witnessed in opposition...

Togo sees launching of African journalists network for maritime security

Togolese Minister of Communication Guy Madje Lorenzo, during launching ceremony, said the network initiative will help African populations appropriate the spirit of African Union...