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Health Services Workers’ Union to embark on strike action

The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Health Services Workers’ Union of the TUC Ghana has declared intention to embark on nation- wide industrial...

Zambia responds to reports on emergency food crisis

Zambia's disaster management agency on Monday dismissed reports by an international organization that the country will soon slide into famine, with 38 districts already...
Boeing shares suffered more than 10 per cent decline in the week when a wave of countries suspended the aerospace giant’s 737 Max jets in the wake of the deadly crash in Ethiopia. Courtesy.

Boeing 737 Max Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Orlando

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max, on its way to be grounded, made an emergency landing at the Orlando International Airport (OIA) Tuesday afternoon,...
Emergency Contraceptives

Emergency Contraceptives Are Not Safe

The Youth Action Movement (YAM), a youth wing of the Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), a non-governmental organization that focus on reproductive health...

Sudan Has Created Emergency Courts

Sudan's Chief Justice, Abdul-Magid Idris, on Tuesday issued a decision to establish emergency courts, at elementary and appeal levels, in all states of Sudan,...
Courteney Cox

Courtney Cox was clearly shaken when a plane she was travelling on had to...

The 54-year-old actress and a group of friends were flying to Cabo San Lucas to celebrate the 'Cake' star's 50th birthday last month but...
Mr Kwaku Ofori-Asiamah

Effective February 27, Emergency Response Centres Will Begin Work

Mr Kwaku Ofori-Asiamah, Minister of Transport, has said the eight newly constructed and equipped Emergency Response Centres would start operations on February 27. The centres...

Egypt Reviews Its State of Emergency to Another Three Months

The Egyptian parliament approved on Sunday a three-month extension of an already-imposed state of emergency due to security challenges facing the Arab country, official...
Zambian President Edgar Lungu

Zambia cancels US$500 million loan guarantee for emergency electricity imports

The Zambian government on Wednesday announced the cancelation of a 500 million U.S. dollars sovereign loan guarantee it secured for the country's power utility...
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Botswana launches emergency water security project

The World Bank and the Ministry of Land Management, Water and Sanitation Services of Botswana launched here the Botswana Emergency Water Security and Efficiency...

Motorists to and from Northern Region advised to use alternative routes

The closure of the dilapidated Buipe and Yapei bridges in the Northern Region is necessary to avert a national disaster and its rippling effects...
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Issuance Of Emergency Entry Visas Not Suspended – GIS

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has said it has not suspended the issuance of emergency entry visa to any category of person. A statement signed...

CAF Emergency Committee Meeting Slated for Saturday

The Emergency Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), the most powerful organ in the set up of the continental body, would on...

JICA Supports Sierra Leone with Emergency Relief Items

In response to the unfortunate mudslide disaster that occurred on 14th of August 2017, the Japan International Cooperation Agency, JICA, presented emergency relief items...

Danfa Health Centre Appeals for an Ambulance

Mrs Aseye Apetsi, the Senior Physician Assistant in-charge of Danfa Health Centre, a public medical clinic in Accra, said the clinic lacked an ambulance...
Syrian refugees stand as they gather during the visit of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to al-Dalhamiyeh camp in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon March 25, 2016. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

IOM susoends emergency activities in Mosul

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, has temporarily suspended certain emergency activities in both Qayara’s air strip emergency site and the Haj Ali camp, due...

Microsoft Works Quick Update on Its Security

Microsoft has released an urgent update to stop hackers taking control of computers with a single email. The unusual bug, in Microsoft anti-malware software such...

Ministry Of Health Constitute Committee To Implement Healthcare Strategy

The Ministry of Health has constituted a National Quality Technical Committee to ensure the implementation of the National Quality Healthcare Strategy within the respective...

President Abdul Fattah Announce State of Emergency After Church Attacks

Egypt’s President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has announced a three-month state of emergency after attacks on two Coptic churches that left at least 44 dead. The...

Buipe Bridge Closed To Vehicular Traffic

Maintenance works have begun on the Buipe Bridge, which crosses the Black Volta in the Central Gonja District of the Northern Region to keep...

Nigeria mulls declaring state of emergency on blood donation

The Nigerian government Wednesday said it would declare state of emergency on blood transfusion to attract free blood donation in the country. ...

Yahya Jammeh Declares 90 Day State of Emergency

 Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends. Regional leaders have been unsuccessfully trying to...

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh declares state of emergency

Gambian President Yaya Jammeh declared on Tuesday a state of public emergency in the country. The move came ahead of the inauguration of President-elect...

Parliament Creates Emergency Committee of Selection

Parliament has appointed a 20-member committee to act as the emergency committee of selection, for the 7th parliament of the 4th Republic. The mandate of...

Three Emergency Committees to be Formed by Parliament

Parliament will this week constitute three committees to facilitate government business. The committees include the business committee, the committee of selection and the appointment...
Winneba Trauma and Specialist Hospital in Winneba

JODA Cuts Sod For Half-Assini Government Hospital Hostel

Members of the Jomoro Development Association (JODA) based in the United States of America (USA) have cut the sod for the construction of a...

Mahama Express Hope In University of Ghana Medical Centre

President John Dramani Mahama on Wednesday said the new University of Ghana Medical Centre would be among the best centres of excellence for medical...
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Destroyed Weija Irrigation Scheme Undergoing Rehabilitation

Weija Irrigation Scheme, which was destroyed by the June 3 2015 torrential rains that caused severe floods and destroyed houses, farms and property running...

Military EMTs Pass Out After Months Of Training

A total of 79 Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) personnel, constituting the Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs), have passed out after receiving 12 months training in emergency...

Nigeria’s restive NE state may declare emergency on drug abuse

Illicit drug abuse among the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state was becoming alarming, Kaka Shehu, the State Commissioner for Justice told reporters...