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Mr Peter Mac Manu

Mac Manu Proposes The Creation of Political Parties Registrar Office

Mr Peter Mac Manu, former Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has advocated for the creation of the Office of Registrar of Political...
Dadie Opanka

Opanka believes he is more deserving of the best rapper title

Armstrong Affum known in the showbiz circles as "Dadie Opanka", believes he has done enough to win the best rapper award in this year's...
Joseph E. Sarpong

Coach Sarpong Cautions Team Ahead of CAF 2nd Leg Game

Joseph E. Sarpong, former Kumasi Asante Kotoko coach, has cautioned the team to guard against complacency, ahead of their Confederation of Africa Football (CAF)...
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

China, UAE to Promote BRI Amid Smothering Bilateral Cooperation

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on Monday met with Chinese President Xi Jinping's special representative Yang Jiechi...
Wpid Kumordzi Among Krc Genk Players Travelling To Turkey On Saturday

Italian PM Cautions EU on Migration Regulations

The European Union will collapse unless it changes its course on migration, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told a televised press conference after meeting...
football

Nigeria’s Female Football Team Takes Off for 4-Nation Tournament

Nigeria's female national soccer team on Monday jetted out of the country to China for a four-nation tournament in preparation for the 8th FIFA...
South Africa

South Africa to Begin Teaching Kiswahili on Trial in 90 Schools

Tanzanian Ambassador to South Africa Sylvester Ambokile said on Monday South Africa has identified 90 schools across the country for teaching Kiswahili on trial...
Revelers ride in a newly launched world first 100% recycled plastic sail boat in Lamu County, Kenya, Sept. 15, 2018. The nine-metre sailing dhow made from over 10 tonnes of collected plastic waste is aimed at raising awareness of the dangers of the single use culture that leads to plastic being dumped in the sea. (Xinhua/Charles Onyango)

World first dhow to embark on its first sail

A traditional dhow sailing boat made entirely from plastic trash collected from Kenya's beaches and towns will make its maiden voyage across the East...
Teachers

LA teachers take to the streets to drive home their demands for better conditions

More than 32,000 Los Angeles teachers and staff took to the streets on Monday to demand smaller class sizes, more support staff at schools...
Canada's Liberal party leader Justin Trudeau gives his victory speech after the federal election, in Montreal early Oct. 20, 2015. The Liberal party defeated Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservatives in the general elections on Monday, according to the preliminary results published by the Elections Canada early Tuesday. (Xinhua/Mico Smiljanic)

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Reorganises His Ministers

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a cabinet reshuffle Monday morning after one of his key ministers resigned last week. Trudeau tapped two rookies and...
Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Trump Consideration for World Bank Position is False

The White House said on Monday that Ivanka Trump, advisor and daughter of President Donald Trump, is not under consideration for the next president...
digital television

1,000 Nigerian Villages Enjoy From China’s Digital TV Project

Kpaduma, an underdeveloped rural community at the edge of Abuja, Nigeria's capital, came alive Monday as its people turned out en masse in jubilation...
accident

14 People Crashed to Death in Nigeria

Local authorities in Nigeria on Monday confirmed 14 people have been killed after a truck crashed into a crowded market in the country's southwestern...
jail bars

Canadian drug smuggler gets a death sentence

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, a Canadian national convicted of smuggling over 222 kg of methamphetamines, was sentenced to death on Monday at the Dalian Intermediate...
Speaker Women

Ghana’s Speaker of Parliament Calls for More Women in Parliament

Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, the Speaker of Parliament, has advocated for a special quota for women’s representation in Parliament and that matters relating to...
earth tremor

Weija Records Another Earth Tremor

Another earth tremor on Sunday, January 13, hit Weija and its surrounding areas, a little over a month after a similar one hit the...
Ghana Cocoa Board

COCOBOD Jumps to the defense of Mr Hackman Owusu-Agyemang

The Management of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has denied media allegations that the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company, Mr Hackman...
Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi(C) delivers a speech at Bardo museum in Tunis, Tunisia, on March 29, 2015. Tunisia held an international anti-terrorism march entitled "The World is Bardo" on Sunday, 11 days after the deadly terrorist attack against the Bardo museum. (Xinhua/Adel)

Tunisian president believes a democratic shift is not an option

Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi said in a speech on Monday that the democratic transition in his country is still not safe. Tunisia revived Monday...
workplace sexual abuses

The Story of a Domestic Worker and Several Other Women

Twenty-two-year old Adwoa Ankoma, (pseudo name) who migrated to Accra from Dunkwa in the Central Region of Ghana, in search of a job, is...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Trump Denies Ever Working for Russia

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he "never worked for Russia," directly responding to a media report that the FBI once opened a...

President Erdogan, Trump Deliberated on Syria’s Safe Zone

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Monday discussed Syria issues, including the establishment of a safe zone in...
elementary school

Canadian elementary school carbon monoxide leak renders 43 hospitalized

A total of 43 Canadians, including 35 children and eight adults, are hospitalized Monday due to a carbon monoxide leak in an elementary school...
video

Armed Man Gunned Down in a Rescue Operation in New Jersey

An armed man was dead after being shot by police in a rescue operation for two women he took hostage at a UPS processing...
Independent Electoral Commission

More than 22,000 candidates to contest in Nigeria’s general elections

A total of 22,643 political candidates, representing 91 political parties, will contest for 1,504 positions during next month's general elections in Nigeria, the Independent...
'I'M FINE WITH IT': Nkosana Makate


South African “Please Call Me” inventor denies settlement with Vodacom

"Please Call Me" inventor Nkosana Makate on Monday dismissed claims that a compensation agreement between him and mobile network operator Vodacom has been reached....
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

Ethiopian PM urges envoys to align global trend with national priorities

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Monday urged foreign-based Ethiopian diplomats to align current global trends with the country's foreign policy priorities so as...
Addis Ababa Security Cameras

Ethiopia’s capital installs modern surveillance technology for security

The Ethiopian government on Monday disclosed the installation of modern surveillance technology apparatus across the capital Addis Ababa so as to tackle peace and...
meat

Namibia maintains ban on meat products from South Africa due to FMD outbreak

Namibia will continue to ban the import of cloven hoofed animals and their products from South Africa due to a Foot and Mouth Disease...
eggs

Kenyan farmers squeezed as egg prices hit all-time low

If it was in her powers, Beatrice Muthui, a farmer in Kahawa, a residential suburb in Kenya's capital Nairobi, would have sold all her...
Dr Anthony Nsiah-Asare

Ghana’s Trauma Care Checklist Unveiled

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Monday launched the World Health Organisation’s Trauma Care Checklist to be integrated into emergency service delivery in all...