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A view of the 26th AU summit is seen in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, on Jan. 30, 2016. The 26th ordinary session of the African Union (AU) heads of states and governments kicks off on Saturday at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

China and Africa Agree to Boost Cooperation in the area of peace and security

China and African Union (AU) member countries have reiterated their joint commitment to strengthening cooperation in peace and security through the successful implementation of...
ISTC to expands operations

ISTC to Move into Sub Regional Markets

Mr Nana Akomea, Managing Director of the Inter-City State Transport Company (ISTC) said plans were advanced to extend its operations to Nigeria and some...
Ghana Reduced Hunger and Malnutrition

Urgent steps needed to reverse rising malnutrition and poverty in Africa – FAO

Africa needs to take urgent steps to reverse the rising spate of malnutrition on the continent, the United Nations(UN) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)...
China africa

China-Africa Partnership has strengthened peace and security cooperation

Growing China-Africa cooperation in peace and security demonstrates the overall deep partnership between Africa and China, Sierra Leone's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International...
BRICS Heads of State, 27 July 2018 (Credit: GCIS/Flickr, CC BY-ND 2.0) (via: bit.ly)

China’s involvement in firming multilateralism platform well received by Africa

Sierra Leone's minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation, Alie Kabba, on Thursday reiterated Africa's common support for China's growing involvement in strengthening the...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

AU Official Says 6 More Authorisation for AfCFTA to Go into Force

Six more AU member-states are expected to deposit ratifications of the African Continental Free trade Area (AfCFTA) with the African Union (AU), a senior...

Opposition Party in Nigeria Harmoniously Okays Incumbent President Candidate

One of the leading opposition parties in Nigeria on Thursday announced its withdrawal from the Feb. 16 presidential election and adoption of incumbent President...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Eastern Nigerian Political Rally Stampede Claims Five Lives

A stampede on Thursday among thousands of supporters at the political rally for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's reelection killed five people and injured others...

Painting Zambia’s Economy Black Must Stop

Former Zambian President Rupiah Banda on Thursday called for an end to lies in the international media about the country's economy. Banda, who ruled Zambia...

China 2019 World Cup: Africa Basketball Team Scramble for Tickets

FIBA Africa, the continent's basketball governing body, says two more slots are open for grabs in the campaign for 2019 China World Cup qualification. FIBA...

6 killed in Nigeria road accident

Six people were confirmed dead in a road accident Thursday in Nigeria's southwestern city of Ibadan, according to local road safety police. ...

Kenya seeks partnership to achieve WHO blood supply levels

Kenya plans to partner with the private sector in order to achieve World Health Organization (WHO) optimal blood supply levels, officials said on Thursday....

Kenya to promote alternative soil stabilization technologies in road construction

Kenya's ministry of infrastructure will promote the use of cheaper and environmentally friendly technologies and products to stabilize soils during road construction, an official...

Namibia lifts ban on timber harvesting

Namibia's Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry Thursday announced that it has lifted the ban on timber harvesting. According to the...
Edgar Lungu

Zambian leader to travel to Ethiopia for AU summit

Zambian President Edgar Lungu is scheduled to travel to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia for an African Union summit, the country's foreign affairs minister said...
Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenya to set up single revenue system to avoid wastage

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday ordered the creation of a single revenue collection system as part of efforts to avoid duplication and waste...

Kenyan youth ventures in farming to further his education

A Kenyan youth in the coastal Tana River County has ventured into farming to earn a living and also further his education. Hiribae Dulu, 35-year-old...
Mr Kwasi Boateng Adjei,

Local Government Deputy Minister Reviews Projects in Volta Region

Mr Kwasi Boateng Adjei, the Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has paid a working visit to some district assemblies in the...
Cuban Sculptures

Ghana and Cuban Artiste Partner for Historic Sculptures

Mrs Catherine Abelema Afeku, the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, has announced the Government’s preparedness to partner Cuban artists to mount cultural...
Mr Mbawuni Bakutoma in smock flanked by some community members at a ceremony to present some of the machines

Philanthropists Donates Water Pump Machines to Seven Communities

Mr Mbawuni Bakutoma, a Member of the Atlanta Chapter of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the United States of America (USA), has presented...
Security Dialogue

Security Chief Discuss Solutions to Ghana’s Security Challenges

A two-day national security stakeholders' dialogue has been held in Aburi in the Eastern Region to discuss security challenges in the country to find...
Spring Festival

Chinese Spring Festival Marked in Ghana

The Confucius Institute of the University of Ghana, in collaboration with the University Basic School, has organised a programme to commemorate the 2019 Chinese...
koudijs Ghana

Koudijs Ghana to Construct Animal Feed Factory

Koudijs Ghana has started the development of its first compound animal feed factory in Ghana and in West Africa to further enhanced its ambitions...
Dr Festus Kofi Aubyn

Every Media House Must Have Safety Guidelines for Its Staff

Dr Festus Kofi Aubyn, a Research Fellow at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has urged media houses to develop safety guidelines...
Mr David Senanu Eklu

Ghana Bans Journalists from Taking Close Range Crime-Scene Photos

Protocols, under a new police transformation agenda, bans Journalists from taking or airing close range pictures at accident or crime scenes, Assistant Commissioner of...

Ghana’s Health Sector Budget Needs An Upward Increment of 15 percent

The Health and Finance ministries have been tasked to ensure that the eight per cent budgetary allocation to the health sector be increased to...

Malaria Vaccine Phase Execution fixed for March

Phase implementation of malaria vaccine is expected to begin in selected districts in three regions across the country in March this year. The vaccine, RTS,S...
Rotary Club

Rotary Club and AMA partnership Improve Sanitation in Accra

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly has received 80 litter bins from the Accra-Ring Road Central Rotary Club to be mounted along the Ring Road from...
Ghanaian ladies crazy for short haircuts

More Ghanaian Ladies Patronising Short Hair Cuts

Scores of Ghanaian young ladies in recent times are gradually moving away from the usual permed hairs, wigs, and hair caps to the wearing...

Ebony Reigns: 1 Year After Her Passing

A priceless dancehall gem, a sensational act, a great performer, a prelude to one of Ghana's indefatigable acts - Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, popular known as...