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UN Official Raises Concern on Mali’s Current Security Status

A senior UN official warned on Wednesday that the security situation in Mali remained a grave concern, and a major challenge to peace-building in...
Seth Terkper, Minister of Finance

Current Banking Crisis: Why Esla Could Have Been Used To Minimize The Impact

As originally planned, the Energy Sector Levies Act (ESLA) was introduced to insulate the financial sector from legacy debt in the energy sector and...

Banking customers angry at current high interest rates

Businesses in the country have intensified calls on commercial banks to reduce their lending rates to reflect the recent cut in the Bank of...
Amin Adam

We Want To Make Oil A Blessing For Ghana’s Generation – Amin Adam

Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam, a Deputy Minister of Energy, in charge of Petroleum, has indicated government's commitment to support relevant research for public discourse...
Prof Kwabena Frimpong Boateng

Minister Wants Education On Hazardous Chemicals Intensified

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science Technology and Innovation on Tuesday called on the authorities to intensified education on hazardous chemicals. He said there...

Gender Ministry Move To Strengthen Child Protection

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has initiated moves to review and amend current legislative framework on Children. Madam Otiko Afisah Djabah, Minister...

All Set for Tamale’s Maiden Founders’ Day Event

VKL Entertainments in collaboration with Discovery Center has scheduled an entertainment event to be held in Tamale in honour of founders of the country,...
interest rate

Opportunity International brings down its interest rate

The CEO of Opportunity International Savings and Loans (Opportunity International), Mr. Kwame Owusu-Boateng, has expressed that the steady interest rate decline especially the Treasury...
Sierra Leone

Search continues for survivors in Sierra Leone’s mudslides

Red Cross volunteers are digging for survivors and supporting distraught families in the wake of heavy flooding and mudslides that have ripped through Sierra...
Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters gives professional data and analysis on future African Elections

Thomson Reuters has launched a dedicated Decision Africa app on its flagship desktop product Eikon. The app provides financial professionals with comprehensive market and...

We Must Guard Our Environment for Posterity Sake – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed regret at the level of degradation and pollution in Ghana’s environment.According to him, although citizens have the right to...
current account

Australian current account deficit improves by 62 percent

Australia has reported its lowest current account deficit in nearly 20 years on Tuesday, with exports driving the strong result for the nation. ...

Family Health University College Matriculate 33 Students

Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana has tipped the Family Health University College, the premier private Medical institution to...

AshGold Secure Betway Sponsorship

Obuasi AshGold Football Club last Saturday displayed fantastic football and won decisively against returnees, the wonder club, Accra Great Olympics to perch at the...

Acute Malnutrition Hit Upper West Region

About 1.4 per cent of all children less than five years in the Upper West Region are acutely malnourished. The Region also has the second...
Security Council

End current fighting across South Sudan – Security Council

The UN Security Council on Friday called on all parties in South Sudan to immediately stop fighting, saying that "there is no military solution...

Bangladesh remittances total US$4.25 billion in July-Oct period

The Bangladesh Bank (BB) official who preferred to be unnamed said the figure for the same period last year was 5 billion U.S. dollars. ...

Putin and Trump ready to improve Russia-U.S. ties

Putin voiced Moscow's willingness to build a partnership dialogue with the new U.S. administration based on equality, mutual respect and non-interference in the internal...
A wide view of members of the Security Council during a meeting on January 6. (Courtesy)

UNSC Salutes Guinea-Bissau’s inclusive dialogue among parties

Between Oct. 11-14, the dialogue was convened in Conakry, capital of Republic of Guinea by mediators, during which the country's political rivals agreed to...

New Nissan Altima to be introduced to Ghanaian market

The new Nissan Altima enters the local market fresh from its global redesign, which includes a new and dramatic exterior design, more and improved...

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is Current Peruvian President

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Godard will pay a visit to China between Sept. 12 and Sept 16. The following is a...
GAA organises Athletics Championship

Lutterodt asks new GAA leadership to share ideas with former Chairmen

In an interview with the GNA Sports, Mr. Lutterodt said, when he was elected the Chairman of the Association, he called on past Chairmen...
U.S. Department of State

Ambassador’s Samantha Power, Martin Elia Lomoro hold joint press briefing

MINISTER LOMORO: Ladies and gentlemen of the press. Thank you for being with us this very important day. We have just concluded a meeting...

NBS spokesperson gives a perfect explanation to China’s Economy

Traditional industries are now speeding up their transformation and newly-emerging development is now gaining momentum, the spokesman added. Southeast China’s Guangdong Province was cited as...

Ghana Chamber of Pharmacy campaigns for tax removal

They said the removal of the taxes would not only improve the timely supply of most required medicines but also lesson the bill burden...
AFP / Ameer Alhalbi A Syrian family runs for cover amid the rubble of destroyed buildings following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Al-Qatarji in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on April 29, 2016

Russia Turns Down Germany’s call for lengthier ceasefire in Syria’s Aleppo

Partially agreeing with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Lavrov acknowledged that "a pause of three hours per day is insufficient." However, he also told reporters...
Gabon moves to solve housing deficit

Water and Housing Ministry makes giant strides in housing

According to him the Ministry has chalked out the success by adopting various strategies and policies, to complement the efforts of the private sector...
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50 counsels to Republican Presidents sign letter pronouncing Trump “foolhardy”

The group, which included Tom Ridge and Michael Chertoff, the first two secretaries of Homeland Security said, Trump, if elected "would be the most...

Ghana’s woes were caused by Kufuor – NDC

His comments follow claims by the former president that Ghana is in economic crisis. Mr Kufour said, while speaking at Prempeh College’s Pearson Osae...

ICU wants Ghanaians to be told the truth about dumsor

The Union said the situation was more precarious and worse than it was being portrayed to the public especially companies. Mr...