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Guinea Worm

DR Congo and WHO unveil initiative to eradicate Guinea Worm

The campaign aims to enable DR Congo to be certified as a country where the disease has been effectively eradicated, according to health authorities....
Dr Kwame Ampofo, Chairman of the Energy Commission

3,000MW generation capacity to be added by 2020

The programme to resolve the challenges in the power sector, and fix it, could be divided into three phases of implementation – ‘Short, Medium...
cement

Remove Unfair Trade Regime – CMAG Tells Govt

Dr George Ahmoah-Dawson, CMAG Chairman, claimed the 10 per cent tax subsidy to DANGOTE cement imports from Nigeria, contrary to the stipulated 20 per...
A doctor examines a larva of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the carrier of Zika virus, in a laboratory of the Ministry of Health, in San Jose, Costa Rica, on Jan. 29, 2016. The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said it would convene an International Health Regulations emergency committee on the Zika virus to ascertain whether the outbreak constitutes a public health emergency of international concern.(Xinhua/Kent Gilbert) (jp) (sp)

Zika Virus Could Infect Close To 4 Million People

With health authorities warning the mosquito-borne illness could infect up to four million people, ministers from 14 countries held emergency talks in Uruguay to...
Deputy Managing Director of IMF, Mr Min Zhu,

IMF Pressures Ghana To Repeal Tax Exemption Regime

Stakeholders in Ghana have made several calls on government to repeal the regime but to no avail. However, the Deputy Managing Director of the IMF, Min...

Stringent measures need to eliminate corruption

Ghana over the past few months has received ‘negative’ ratings for the prevalence of corruption in the country by some global and domestic anti-corruption...
Somalia

Somalia vows to step up fights to eliminate Al-Shabaab

Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke on Monday said the attacks by "remnants of Al-Shabaab" would not prevent the government from eradicating the group. "Evidently...
defecation

Ghana’s progress towards ODF status too slow – Expert

According to him, the slow progress Ghana is making at attaining Open Defecation Free (ODF) status has put the country behind the likes of...
Controversial businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim

Jimoh Ibrahim paid some hired assassins to eliminate me

Following President Buhari war on corruption and my various publications in the saharareporters.com and a few national newspapers, of which a copy is hereby...

IMF asks Ghana to remove tax exemptions

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recommended to the Ghanaian government the need to completely eliminate tax exemptions it grants to individuals, firms, and...

FIFA U20 World Cup: Patrick Asmah supports fellow team mates to eliminate Mali

Patrick Asmah has backed his Ghana team-mates to beat Mali Suspended Ghana U20 defender Patrick Asmah is backing his Black Satellites team-mates to defeat...

Striker Foovi Aguidi insists Hearts can still eliminate Esperance

Foovi Aguidi of Accra Hearts of Oak . During the1st Capital Plus Premier league ?Christian Thompson/BackpagePixHearts of Oak striker Foovi Aguidi is refusing...

Forests key to eliminate global hunger and malnutrition

Major forest ecosystems could provide answer to chronic hunger and malnutrition that affects one in nine people globally, says a report launched by the...

Central Bank of Egypt to eliminate black-market currency trading

A series of moves by the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) to devalue the pound and limit dollar activity are expected to help shore...
Zambian President Edgar Lungu

Zambian Cabinet approves changes to mineral royalty tax regime

The Zambian Cabinet on Monday approved changes to the controversial mineral royalty tax regime which rattled foreign mining firms in Africa's second largest copper...

Daniel Opare in form for Turkish side

Opare excelled in the match against Liverpool Ghana defender Daniel Opare was in blistering form for Turkish side Be?ikta? as they beat Liverpool on penalties...

African first ladies pledge to reduce HIV infections

Mrs Kagame (R) with Mrs Ban Soon-taek, wife of the UN Secretary General (C) and a representative of the the International Planned Parenthood Federation....
Mr Opoku-Asare, presenting the package to Dr Victor Bampoe, looking on is Dr Appiah Denkyira

Unilever Ghana assist Ministry

Unilever Ghana limited has donated 120 units of water purifying devices to the Ministry of Health as part of its Sustainable Living Plan of...
National Gender Training of Trainers participants

ECOWAS govts asked to protect widows

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Member States have been tasked to protect widows from performing negative rites of sleeping beside dead...
CEDAW

Ghana outline Affirmative Action to rectify past errors

(By Francis Ameyibor, GNA Special Correspondent; Geneva, Switzerland) Ghana has outlined ?Affirmative Action to rectify errors of the past, particularly as they relate to discrimination...
Cocoa farmers

Members of COCOSHE thank President Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama has directed COCOBOD to establish a Cocoa Stabilisation Fund to cushion cocoa, coffee and sheanut farmers in the coming years. The...
Ghana Health Service

Ghana Health Service Receives Support From US Govt

United States of America, through its Agency for International Development (USAID) in Ghana, has donated 768,000 tablets of Aquatabs to the Ghana Health Service...

BoG embarks on clamping down on unregistered micro-finance groups

Dr. Henry Wampah,  Governor BoG The Bank of Ghana (BOG) is collaborating with security agencies to locate and eliminate unregistered micro-finance agencies operating in the...
Bank of Ghana

BoG to re-organise Ghana?s Microfinance Sector

The Bank of Ghana (BOG) is collaborating with security agencies to locate and eliminate unregistered micro-finance agencies operating in the country. Desmond Agbobah of the...
EBOLA 01 GOV AMAECHI MOBILIZES RELIGIOUS AND TRADITIONAL LEADERS AGAINST EBOLA

Gov. Amaechi on strategies on driving Ebola out

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State (APC) has expressed satisfaction with the way and manner the Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi Administration has...

Ghanaians Asked To Help In Child Labour Eradication

Mr Richmond Mensah, Effutu Municipal Director of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice, (CHRAJ), has said that government has over the years...

Eliminate FGM: Kenya Health Ministry Urged

Following the tragic death of a 13-year old Kenyan girl who underwent female genital mutilation (FGM) last Monday,?an organization that helps FGM victims obtain...

Mapili Confident Of Zesco United Win

Bernard Mapili Zesco United defender Bernard Mapili is confident the side can overturn a 2-0 first-leg deficit to Medeama in the CAF Confederation...

WB Report Identifies Policy Interventions to Eliminate Gender Inequality

Tackling the pervasive inequality faced by women farmers across Africa is critical if the continent is to reduce poverty, boost economic growth and feed...

Africa Looks At Interventions to Eliminate Gender Inequality

Tackling the pervasive inequality faced by women farmers across Africa is critical if the continent is to reduce poverty, boost economic growth and feed...