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The 18th “Chinese Bridge” language competition held in Cotonou

Marie Laure Akoussan will represent Benin at the 18th Chinese Bridge Competition of Chinese Proficiency for Foreign College Students scheduled for July this year...

Namibian government dismisses reports about pension fund being swamped in huge debt

Namibian Ministry of Finance on Sunday dismissed media reports which alleged the Government Institution Pension Fund (GIPF) is being swamped in 13 billion Namibian...

Hearts of Oak Humbles WAFA

Accra Hearts of Oak were in blistering form as they whitewashed West Africa Football Academy (WAFA) 4-0 at the Accra Sports Stadium in the...
Damongo Central Church Of Pentecost

Damongo: Church Unveils Environmental Campaign

The Church of Pentecost, Damongo Central, in the Savannah Region, has launched a project dubbed: “Environmental Care: My Responsibility,” to encourage the citizenry to...

Government gets US$1 billion for Ghana railways

The Government has signed two separate contract agreements with the Chinese Government to secure one billion dollars facility to revamp Ghana’s Railways sector. ...
Great Consolidated Diamonds Company Limited

DIC Revokes Deal with Akwatia Mine

The Divesture Implementation Committee (DIC) has abrogated its agreement with the Great Consolidated Diamonds Company Limited (GCDCL), which took over the former Ghana Consolidated...
Dyc Donations

DYC Choir Supports HIV Persons and Street Children

The Dynamic (DYC) Choir, a choral group and non-profit body, has donated stationery, clothes and food items to the ‘Motherly Love Foundation,’ people on...
Wr Stool Lands Office Fire

WR: Fire Guts Down Administration of Stool Lands Office

The Western Regional Office of Administration of Stool Lands in Sekondi has been razed by fire, which started around 0600 hours on Sunday and...
Vaccine Malaria

Ghana to roll-out malaria vaccination campaign in three regions

More than 58,000 children, below five years, in the Bono, Bono East and Ahafo regions are expected to be vaccinated against malaria every year. Dr...
International Fire Fighters Day

Western Region Fire Command Marks Firefighter Day

The Western Regional Fire Command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has celebrated the International Fire Fighters Day to recognize legends and remember...
Clean Up Exercise Oti Fire Service

Oti Fire Service Observes Firefighters day

The Ghana National Fire Service in the Oti Region at the weekend marked the International Fire Fighters Day (IFFD) with a clean-up exercise and...
Ghana National Petroleum Corporation’ (GNPC)

3rd Africa Oil and Gas Conference to be Held in Ghana

The Third Edition of the Africa Oil and Gas Local Content Sustainability Conference and Exhibition 2019 (ALC) will take place from October 10-11, in...
Church S Summit

St. John International charged to work towards attaining catholic Mission

Members of the Knights of St John International (KSJI) and Ladies’ Auxiliary have been asked to strive to achieve the Mission of the Catholic...

Christians asked to live by the principles of Christ

Elder Augustine Adjei, the Presiding Elder of the Patasi Pentecost International Worship Centre, has urged Christians to let the true principles of Christ reflect...
Universities Funding

Government must provide funding for private tertiary institutions

Professor Stephen Adei, the Chairman of the National Development Planning Commission, has called on the Government not to deprive private tertiary institutions of government...

World’s biggest glass house reopens after renovation works

Britain's famous Kew Gardens Saturday reopened its spectacular Temperate House, the world's largest Victorian glasshouse after completing the largest restoration project in its entire...
Sir Alex Ferguson

Ferguson is reported to have suffered a brain haemorrhage

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has suffered a brain haemorrhage and had an emergency surgery on Saturday. A United statement said the surgery had...
plastic pollution

Italian government to cut plastic pollution through a ban

This month, the Tremiti Islands off Italy's eastern coast became the first part of the country to ban single-use plastic in almost any form,...

Conference on international reconstruction hosted in Benghazi

The international conference on the reconstruction of the Libyan city of Benghazi kicked off on Saturday, with participation of investors and economic experts from...
wolfsburg fc

German Bundesliga: Hamburg likely to face relegation as Wolfsburg loses

Eintracht Frankfurt cruised 3-0 past Hamburg to leave the "HSV" on the brink of relegation while Leipzig edged struggling Wolfsburg 4-1 at the 33rd...
Chinese language

2 Tanzanian students excel in Chinese Language proficiency competition

Two Tanzanian university students on Saturday emerged outstanding winners of the Chinese language proficiency competition held in the commercial capital Dar es Salaam. Mato Eglon,...
A Libya Dawn tank fires near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Libya find ways to make Tripoli a secured city

The Libyan Interior Ministry on Saturday completed preparation of a joint security and military plan to secure the capital Tripoli, a few days after...
Environment Cleanup Exercise

Accra Residents should answer to cleanliness

Mr Mohammed Adjei Sowah, the Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive has called on residents of Accra to take up the responsibility of cleaning their environment...
Brotherhood Carnival

Cross and Star Brotherhood Hold Carnival

Members of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star on Saturday held a carnival in Accra as part of its Centenary celebration which falls...

NPP beaten aspirant express gratitude to delegates

Mr Emmanuel Kofi Bruno, a Veteran Politician has expressed gratitude to the delegates of 23 constituencies of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) of the...
Drug Peddlers FDA Exercise

Ashaiman police arrests fake Hawkers

The Food and Drugs Authority in collaboration with the Ghana Police Service and other stakeholders have arrested 12 fake drug peddlers at the Ashaiman...

UG student wins Chinese Bridge Opening competition

Mr Duncan Acorlor, a level 400 student of the University of Ghana-Legon, has emerged winner of the 17th Chinese Bridge Preliminary competition. This qualifies him...
swag Dogboe

43rd MTN SWAG Awards and the big award winners

The 43rd edition of the MTN SWAG Awards was held on Friday evening at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC), as various athletes who...

Shama Assembly express worry over information leaks

Mr Percy Ahenakwa, the Presiding member of the Shama District Assembly has expressed worry about the leakage of important information regarding the functioning of...

One Chinese and 3 Ghanaians picked up over galamsey

The Operation Vanguard Joint Task Force Forward Operating Base West (FOB West), have arrested a Chinese national and three Ghanaians on an illegal mining...