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Nigerien soldiers practice apprehending a suspect. Photo : REUTERS

Trial of 14 soldiers begins in Nigerian state

A trial of 14 soldiers accused of kidnapping, murder and desertion, among other offences, began Saturday in Nigeria's Rivers State. General Officer...
Economics Project Leap

LEAP Beneficiaries Empowerment Project Begins

A project to economically empower beneficiaries of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme by putting them into commercial activities thereby enabling them to...
electricity

Zimbabwean power utility begins load shedding to manage power shortfall

Power utility Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) began load shedding Monday to manage a power shortfall caused by limited generation and reduced...
Fnn Expansion

Family health hospital begins infrastructural expansion

Family Health Hospital is embarking on a massive infrastructural expansion work on the Eye, Dental and Dialysis centres for patient care and for teaching...
Naruhito faces the delicate balancing act of continuing his father's legacy of bringing the monarchy closer to the people while upholding the centuries-old traditions of the Chrysanthemum Throne. [Japan Pool/Reuters]

Emperor Naruhito Begins A New Era in Japan

Emperor Naruhito's reign began Wednesday as he ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne marking the beginning of a new imperial era in Japan. Emperor Naruhito, 59, following...
Akufo-Addo government

President Akufo-Addo Starts 2-day Visit to Western North Region

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will, on Wednesday, commence a two-day working visit to the newly created Western North Region to engage and cut...
Launch Code

GSA Starts Handing District Assemblies Building Code

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has kick-started distribution of the first comprehensive Ghana Building Code to metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) across the...
Akufo Addo

President Akufo-Addo to Tour New Regions

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will start a five-day tour of some of the new regions on Wednesday, April 10, to gain first-hand knowledge...
Farmers Biometric Registration

Mfantseman Assembly Starts Biometric Data Collection for PFJ

The Department of Agriculture of the Mfantseman Municipal Assembly has begun the biometric registration of farmers under the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ)...
Mr Kwaku Agyeman Manu

ECOWAS Health Meeting Opens in Accra

The Second ECOWAS Best Practices Forum in Health opened in Accra on Monday to review Good Practices identified by Ghana after the Grand-Bassam, Ivory...
Gja Press Centre Ho

Work Starts on Volta GJA Press Centre

Madam Elizabeth Ohene, a veteran journalist and a former Minister of State Tuesday cut the sod for commencement of work on a state-of-the-art press...
Stores Zongo

Koforidua Zongo Market construction Work Commences

Mr Isaac Appau-Gyesi, the New Juaben South Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), has cut the sod for the construction of fencing and 80 lockable stores...
Economics President Currency

Ghana cedi begins to chase the U.S. dollar

Government’s announcement of fresh dollars into the economy to arrest the unbridled appreciation of the United States dollar has succeeded in redeeming some value...
Security Council

Switzerland Hosts 2nd Round Table on Western Sahara

A two-day roundtable on Western Sahara organized in accordance with United Nations Security Council resolution 2440 on Thursday officially kicked off in an undisclosed...
Black Stars

Ghana Black Stars Camp Today

Ghana’s senior national team, the Black Stars will begin camping in Accra, at the Tang Palace Hotel, ahead of an Africa Cup of Nations...
Forestry Commission

Forestry Commission Starts Counting Mole Park Animals

The Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission has begun an exercise to count all animals in the Mole National Park as part of efforts...
Submarine Tests In Seychelles

Pioneering Research Begins in the Indian Ocean

Pioneering scientific research to explore and conserve the world’s least known and least protected ocean, the Indian Ocean, is underway off the coast of...
Digital Addressing

Ghana Begins Cross Country Digital Property Address System Implementation

Government has started the implementation of the Digital Property Address System (DPAS) with about 12,750 Nation Builders Corp (NABCO) personnel posted nationwide to Metropolitan,...
oxfam

Oxfam Ghana Commences Education Campaign on Ghana’s Tax Dialogue

Oxfam In Ghana, an organization committed to promoting the welfare of the poor and vulnerable in society by advocating for increased pro-poor spending, has...
Zipline

Drone Delivery of Important Medicines Begins in April

The much-talked about drone delivery of essential medicines and blood to health facilities in hard-to-reach communities would commence next month. The Operators of the Fly...
health

Maiden West Africa International Health Summit Opens in Accra

A three-day West Africa International Health Summit opened on Wednesday with a call on African nations to team up and raise the quality of...
StepUP

DStv Step Up Promo Begins Today

MultiChoice Ghana Launch DStv Step Up Promo Today Good news to all DStv subscribers as MultiChoice Ghana this morning launched a mouthwatering offer dubbed...
INEC

Nigeria starts distribution electoral materials

The Nigerian Air Force has commenced airlift of electoral materials across the country for the conduct of Saturday's elections, an official said Tuesday. Air force...
Independent Electoral Commission

Nigeria Votes: Electoral House Begins Materials Dispatch

Nigeria's election commission on Wednesday confirmed the deployment of both sensitive and non-sensitive electoral materials to states, with barely 10 days to the general...
Namibia hosts Pan-African women’s regional secretariat

Southern African women’s organisation begins two-day meeting

Female delegates from Southern African countries such as Malawi, Zimbabwe, Tanzania and Mozambique on Monday started a two-day secretariat meeting in Windhoek, Namibia. ...
Initiative AMA

Bloomberg and AMA Road Safety Campaign Begins to Bear Fruits

The Bloomberg Initiative Global Road Safety (BIGRS) and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) Pedestrian Road Safety Action Plan is yielding positive results after its...
NADMO

Odorna Market Fire Victims Being Registered by NADMO

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has begun registration of the Odorna Pedestrian Market fire victims with 115 traders so far registered out of...
Inter Allies FC

Inter Allies FC begins justify-your inclusion exercise

Inter Allies Football Club, will hold justify your inclusion exercise at the Legon Ajax Park to select new players for their junior and senior...
Samples of micro and macro bio gas digester toilet facilities constructed by TESS Ghana.

TESS to commence household toilets construction in UW

Toilet Engineers and Sanitation Service Limited (TESS) as part of its efforts to improve sanitation for residents in the Upper West Region, has started...
Electoral Commission (EC)

New Regions Referendum: Vote Counting Begins

Counting of votes is underway in the referendum on the creation of six new regions. Mr Yussif Alhassan Ayoba, the Assistant Head of Communications of...