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Folklore Club

Folklore Club Launched by Folklore Board

The National Folklore Board, in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, has launched the Ghana Folklore Club to expose children...
Orthopedic Training Centre at Nsawam

Foundation Gives Assistance to Orthopaedic Training Centre

The Management of Crime Check Foundation (CCF), a non governmental organization, has raised GH¢14,000.00 to pay for prosthetic legs of six children at the...
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President Akufo-Addo’s Independence Anniversary Speech

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo called on Ghanaians to remain steadfast and united because Ghana's goal of a country beyond aid was within reach...
Ghana Police

Ghana Needs Professional Policing for Peace

Mrs Elizabeth Sackey, the Deputy Greater Accra Regional Minister on Wednesday stated that for the country to have a peaceful and united force, the...
NPP

Agona West NPP Asked to Forge a Strong Bond for 2020

Mr. Horace Ekow Ewusi, the Central Regional first Vice Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has called on the supporters of the Agona...
Mmdces Election

CDA Ghana Gathers Support for MMDCEs Election

Mr Salifu Issifu Kanton, the Director of Community Development Alliance (CDA), has called on citizens to support the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President Asks Political Leaders to Create Proper Atmosphere for Discourse

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday called on leaders across the political divide to set the proper tone for political discourse in Ghana. He...
Independence Parade

Koforidua Marks 62nd Independence Parade

School children, school cadet and security officers totaling about 1,360 took part in the 62nd Independence Parade at the Jackson Park in Koforidua, under...
Adaptation Fund

Environment Minister Visits Vegetable Farm Under Adaption Fund

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has inspected a vegetable farm project at Welembelle in the Sisaala East District...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

MP Commends NDC Over the Appointment of Sallas Mensah

Mr Derek Ohene Bekoe, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Upper West Akyem, has expressed appreciation to the National Executives and the Council of...
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The Poor Suffers the Most Under Ghana’s Criminal Justice System

Mr Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng, Executive Director of Crime Check Foundation (CCF), has said more is needed to be done in the Criminal Justice System...
Youth Independence Political Cartoons

Youth Observe 62nd Independence Day Using Political Cartoons

Some youth in the Northern Region marked the 62nd Independence Day celebrations at the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium in Tamale on Wednesday with the...
Sanitation City

Upper West RICCS Looks at Results-Based Financing on Sanitation

The Upper West Regional Inter-Coordinating Committee on Sanitation (RICCS) and UNICEF Ghana has held a consultative meeting on Results-Based Financing (RBF) on sanitation; an...
Africa Diasporas Development

Africans in the Diaspora Charged to Show Commitment to Africa’s Development

Mr Diallo Sumbry, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Adinkra Group of the United States of America (USA), has called on Africans...
Regional Advisory Information and Network Systems (RAINS)

RAINS and West Mamprusi Team Up on Local Governance Project

Regional Advisory Information and Network Systems (RAINS) is working with two assemblies to create space and platforms for active participation of excluded groups such...
Joao Espirito Santo

New Regional Director for Ogilvy Africa Named

Ogilvy Africa, a creative agency, has named Mr Brett Wild as its new Regional Creative Director. A statement from Ogilvy said Mr Wild would take...
South African Police Car Masoyi

South Africa’s new IPID boss vows to investigate police wrongdoing independently

The newly-appointed acting executive director of South Africa's Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) said Wednesday the agency will investigate police wrongdoing independently without fear...
Hillton Inn

Zambian businesses show signs of recovery in February

Businesses in Zambia showed signs of recovery in February, with both output and new orders returning to growth during the month, a survey released...
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Zambia mulls swapping Chinese debt repayment from U.S. dollar to yuan

The Zambian government said on Wednesday that it will begin engaging the Chinese government on the possibility of swapping the repayment of the southern...
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Minister calls for police deployment as mining strike violence spikes in South Africa

South African Minerals Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has called for the deployment of police in Carletonville, Gauteng where mining strike violence spiked in the...
HOPEFUL—The fuel could propel airplanes

Malawi plans to start producing jet fuel by 2020

There is hope that Malawi will start producing jet fuel by 2020 if Tuesday announcement made by a company called DDN Energy Solutions is...
Lightning

1 student killed by lightning in southern Tanzania

At least one student was killed and 22 others were injured after lightning struck a secondary school in Tanzania's southern region of Mtwara, authorities...
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Universal Health Coverage and Health Emergencies Part of WHO’s Reforms

The World Health Organization (WHO) unveiled on Wednesday the most wide-ranging reforms in its history, vowing to help billions of people worldwide benefiting from...
A journalist at work inside Al-Aqsa TV studio in Gaza City (Mohammed A. Alhajjar/MEE)

Palestinians Unhappy Over Israel’s Stand on Listing Hamas TV as a Terrorist Group

The Palestinians largely condemned on Wednesday the Israeli decision of considering al-Aqsa Satellite Television Channel, which is run by Islamic Hamas movement, a terrorist...
children

AU tasks Africa to handle growing online sexual exploitation of children

The African Union (AU) on Wednesday urged African countries to combat greater risk of online sexual exploitation on children. The AU made the "urgent...
Prison

French prison guard complains of unsafe working condition following an assault

Hundreds of prison guards on Wednesday blocked access to several security facilities in French cities to protest unsecure working conditions, a day after a...
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Jilin Police to Tackle Drunk Driving Using Facial Recognition

China's Jilin Province will use facial recognition technology to curb drunk driving in 2019, local traffic police said. Technologists with the local traffic police department...
Travers take a tour of the Mara, image courtesy: Mara Serena Lodge

East China Province strengthens Tourism Cooperation with Africa

East China's Zhejiang Province has kicked off a five-year tourism promotion program that plans to send 10,000 travelers to African countries, local authorities said....
Raising interest rates could slow Russia's economic growth ?

China’s New Economic Drivers Expected to Unearth Growth Potential

Downward pressure on the Chinese economy has worried global investors, but national lawmakers and political advisors attending the ongoing annual "two sessions" are optimistic...
agricultural productivity

China Targets Agriculture, Mining, Manufacturing as well as Services Sector Expansion

China will roll out more opening measures in the agriculture, mining, manufacturing and service sectors, and allow wholly foreign funded enterprises to operate in...