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FIFA calls on Ghana over football problems

FIFA on Tuesday officially invited the Ghanaian government for a meeting at its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, as part of deliberations towards the resumption...

Plateau Killings: Selfish Politicians Instigating Crisis To Blackmail Buhari, Lalong, Says Middle Belt Group

The Middle Belt Conscience Guard (MBCG) has attributed the ongoing crises in  Plateau State to some selfish politicians who are hell bent on blackmailing...
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Kenya president promises relief for flood victims

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday pledged his government's support to all Kenyans affected by rain-related calamities. Kenyatta said those affected by floods in various...
Bimbo Daramola

Ekiti 2018: Daramola rules out involvement in crisis – Fayemi

An aspirant in the disrupted Ekiti governorship primary election,Hon Bimbo Daramola, has explicitly ruled out involvement in the crisis that led to the indefinite...
Fake News

Fake News In Ghana Is Becoming A Crisis – Penplusbytes

A debut study by Penplusbytes on Fake News in Ghana has shown that, the Ghanaian media landscape does not have systems, budgets or trained...
Female sailors pose for photo during a break. (Photo by Li Youtao from People’s Daily)

Experts charges gulf countries to reach for peace

As the Gulf crisis is approaching its first year without a solution, experts believe that all parties should positively and seriously respond to the...
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Tesla’s Autopilot project meets another set back

Leading U.S. electric car maker Tesla has lost its third Autopilot chief, Jim Keller, in less than two years, deepening the company's Autopilot project...
Ing. Samuel Boakye-Appiah

BOT Vending Challenge: ECG finally arrests the crisis

The Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Ing. Samuel Boakye-Appiah has eventually confirmed that they have substantially resolved the BOT challenge...
Zimbabwe

Kofi Annan Statement on Zimbabwe

The only legitimate and sustainable way out of the Zimbabwe crisis is through elections with integrity in 2018. The political crisis in Zimbabwe is not...
Latest figures show that 38 per cent of children under five are affected by stunting – children too short for their age due to lack of nutrients, suffering irreversible damage to brain capacity.

Global Nutrition Crisis, A Threat To Human Development – 2017 Report

The 2017 Global Nutrition Report indicates that, almost every country in the world now faces a serious nutrition-related challenge, whether stemming from undernutrition or...

From Humanitarian Crisis to Human Trafficking

Human trafficking remains largely overlooked and difficult to identify in crisis situations like natural disasters, armed conflicts and areas of extreme violence. This is...

Impending population problem tops agenda at AU Summit 2017

One of the key issue on the agenda of the ongoing African Union summit in Addis Ababa is utilizing the continent’s population growth. Many...

Need assessment is critical to delivering actual aid to migrants

The ongoing conflict in Yemen has induced large-scale displacement of the Yemeni population, and affected thousands of migrants in the country or those arriving...

We need to better prepare migrants to deal with crisis

As resilient as I know migrant communities to be, they can still easily be among the worst affected by natural disasters, extreme violence or...

Children are the worst victims of Sudan crises – UNICEF

Over the last few months, Sudan has faced multiple emergencies with the rapid spread of suspected cases of acute watery diarrhea across 12 of...

Sahel crisis must be handled delicately – Amina Mohammed

The United Nations deputy chief today stressed the need to “avoid a disproportionate emphasis on security” when carrying out a strategy to help Africa’s...

Migration update: 52 dead, 600 rescued on Sahara Desert

24 migrants alerted authorities in Niger that they had been stranded in the desert. It is not clear for how long they had been...

Ethiopia’s malnutrition crisis has grown ten times worse – MSF

An acute humanitarian emergency is unfolding in Doolo zone, in Ethiopia’s Somali region, as malnutrition reaches alarming levels, warns international medical organisation Médecins Sans...

South Sudan calls off Independence Day celebration over economic crisis

South Sudan has canceled Independence Day celebrations for the second year running as it struggles to end a devastating civil war and economic crunch. ...
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Parts of Africa and Mideast Countries still battling with food crisis – UNICEF

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) warned Friday that food crisis is "far from over" in South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen. ...

GCC countries threaten to cut ties with Qatar

The Gulf has been hit by its biggest diplomatic crisis in years after Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of destabilizing the region...
Arab League leaders pose for a group photo prior to the open session of the Arab summit in Doha, capital of Qatar, on Monday, March 30, 2009. The 21 Arab League Summit opened in Doha Monday.(Xinhua/Zhang Ning)

Arab states present 13 point demands to settle Qatar crisis

Four Arab states that have severed ties with Qatar over alleged support for terrorism have issued a list of 13 demands to end rift...
Arab League leaders pose for a group photo prior to the open session of the Arab summit in Doha, capital of Qatar, on Monday, March 30, 2009. The 21 Arab League Summit opened in Doha Monday.(Xinhua/Zhang Ning)

Qatar crisis rages on as opposing parties stand their ground

The ongoing crisis between Qatar and several Arab countries seems to have no sooner solution as the rivaling parties hold their unyielding ground. ...
Togo and Ghana receiving more Ivorian refugees as crisis spreads

Forum commits to strengthening logistics for crisis response across Africa

The African Logistics Forum has expressed strong commitment to strengthening logistics for crisis response operations across Africa. The 4th edition of the...
food

Manifesto Launched to Save Ghana’s Food from Crisis

Today, the Ghana Alliance for Agroecology and Food Sovereignty (GAAFS) is officially launched with the publication of Our Manifesto: A Better Food System for...
hunger

South Sudanese people live on leaves as hunger crisis wages on

South Sudanese are now resorting to eating leaves from trees to cope with biting hunger as food runs out even in areas where famine...
Migrants are seen near the village of Tabanovce at the northern Macedonian border on March 9, 2016. (Xinhua) (zw)

Australian authorities suggest rural settlements for migrants

The Australian government is considering introducing new measures to encourage migrants to resettle in regional cities and rural towns, in an effort to ease...
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The Looming Water Crisis in Ghana and the way forward

Introduction Water is ranked second to oxygen as essential element for life, more than half of the human body weight is made...

Agyarko Supports Call for Solar Energy for Ghana

Energy Minister Boakye Agyarko has backed calls for Ghana to go solar as the country seeks to permanently solve its power crisis. To that effect,...

Cameroon Bashed for Forcing Nigeria Refugees Back Home’

The UN refugee agency has criticised Cameroon for the forced return of hundreds of refugees to north-east Nigeria after they had fled from the...

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