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Consumer Confidence

Ghana’s economy still susceptible to shocks – experts

As Ghana prepares to wind up its thee year Extended Credit Facility fiscal support program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), experts have been...
Atewa Forest

Ghana risks losing forest cover by 2040 – World Bank official

If the trend of forest cover loss continued unchecked, Ghana risked losing its total forest cover by 2040 Mafalda Duarte Head of Climate Investment...
Vice President Amissah-Arthur

Former Ghanaian Vice President Amissah-Arthur dies

Former Vice President of Ghana Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur is, dead, local media reported here early Friday. Although full facts are not yet out, the report...
school feeding

Zimbabwe to spend US$18 million on schools supplementary feeding

The Zimbabwe government will spend 18.5 million U.S. dollars in 2017 to provide supplementary food to pupils under the national school feeding scheme introduced...
soldier

Burundi accuses Rwandan soldiers of killing national, abducting 2 others

Burundian authorities on Thursday accused Rwandan soldiers of killing a Burundian national and abducting two others on Wednesday at Mabayi in Cibitoke province on...
Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

Ghana has conducive atmosphere for private sector partnership

The Ghanaian government will continue to create the enabling environment for partnerships with the private sector for growth, Ghana's Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia said here...
china-shipping-trade

Sino-Kenya trade could grow with China expo

The third edition of China Trade Week Kenya opened its doors on Thursday with the hope of boosting Sino-Kenya trade. Organizers MIE...
video

Stakeholders urged to improve sanitation situation in Ghana

Participants at an environmental protection event organized by a non-governmental organization have called for efforts by stakeholders to improve Ghana's public hygiene and sanitation...
tax

Nigeria to increase tax to GDP to 30 percent

Nigeria hopes to increase tax to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country from six percent to 30 percent, Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun...
Some elderly women receiving free drugs

Kenya to roll out cash transfer program for elderly

Kenya is set to roll out a cash transfer program for persons over 70 years with effect from January 2018, a government official said...
Cancer cells under a microscope

Namibia battles cancer through apple sales

The Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) and project partners on Wednesday launched a project to persuade Namibians to eat apples to fight cancers. ...
A boy carrying firewood

Dormaa: Most Households Prefer Firewood

Although firewood remains more economical, experts have warned that there are serious health implications regarding the use of firewood, mainly due to the smoke...
fishing

Climate Change dims fortunes of inland fishing in Ghana

As the water in the lake recedes at an alarming rate, the volume and quality of fish catch by inland fishermen also dips. ...
Hearts

Liberty and Hearts Of Oak Share points

Hearts scored first in the 33rd minute through Cosmos Dauda who received a perfect pass from Samudeen Ibrahim rounded up two defenders before...

3 schools given books worth Ghc 9,000.00 by EPP

The presentation, which is in fulfilment of EPP Books Services “Stock your Library Project” saw Police Barracks Primary School and Tamale Main Seventh Day...

Results released for CAF Confederation Cup

Following are CAF Confederation Cup matchday 2 results Wednesday: Group A At Sekondi, Ghana Medeama, Ghana, 0 Moulouda Bejaia, Algeria 0 Tuesday At Dar es Salaam Young Africans, Tanzania,...
Kenya West

Adidas and Kanye West historic latest partnership

Adidas announced the cementing of its long-term relationship with creative pioneer Kanye West in the launch of adidas + KANYE WEST, a YEEZY branded...
Court

June 29 major Kenyan media outlets

-- High Court orders Chinese contractor to stop construction of the standard gauge railway on two pieces as land as owners derail President Uhuru...
United Nations

June 29 major Ethiopian media outlets

-- Ethiopia is elected by the United Nations General Assembly as a non-permanent member to the Security Council to serve a two year term...
SADC

June 29 major South African media outlets

-- The South African Reserve Bank governor said on Tuesday that although the decision by Britain to exit the EU would not cause a...
Hannah Tetteh

Ghana Consoles Turks Over Latest terror Attacks

Ghana's Foreign Minister Hanna Tetteh consoled on Wednesday consoled Turkey over a terror attack that claimed dozens of lives at Turkey's Ataturk Airport in...
Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Sun Baohong,

China promises to assist Ghana in the development of Agriculture

Opening the China-Ghana Economic Cooperation Forum here on Tuesday, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana Sun Baohong said food was critical in the development of every...
EFCC

Nigeria urges treasury looters to refund stolen money

Spokesperson for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Osita Nwaja gave the looters the advice in the southern city of Enugu. ...
cocaine exhibits recovered from chinelo okorom

Angolan man dies after swallowing cocaine

An Angolan who swallowed cocaine when Namibian police closed in on him at his house died Wednesday at a hospital in Windhoek. ...
Namibia Walvis Bay port

Namibian capital struggles with human waste load

Khomas region in central Namibia is where the capital city Windhoek is located. The population of Windhoek is estimated to be about 380, 000. ...
Namibia

Namibia’s male circumcision initiative to prevent HIV faces headwind

These four words that are part of a radio advertisement currently gracing the airwaves have aroused mixed feelings among Namibians. The advertisement...
newspapers

Zambia police charge editor of independent newspaper with criminal trespass

Fred M'membe, editor-in-chief of the Post Newspaper was arrested on Tuesday night when he, together with his wife Mutinta and the paper's deputy editor...
Ali Bongo Ondimba

Gabon’s president says he is ready to dialogue with opposition

He was addressing Parliament in Libreville during the presentation of his seven-year report card. "I am ready to discuss everything including presidential...
This photo taken on Dec. 11, 2015 shows uniquely beautiful winter scenery of the Zhaoshu Island in the South China Sea. [Xinhua file photo]

Philippines’ single handedly began mediation case on South China Sea

The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague has said on Wednesday that an arbitral tribunal with widely contested jurisdiction will issue an...

June 29 world news summary at 1530

LONDON -- A group of 20 children who went missing in a mountain range in south Wales have reportedly been found, Sky News said...

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