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No Cholera outbreak in Kumasi in three years – Mayor

There has not been any Cholera outbreak in the Kumasi Metropolis outbreak in the last three years, Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, the Mayor, has revealed. “The...
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President Duterte Considers Mayoral Race After His Term in Office for 2022

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is planning to run for mayor again when his six-year presidential term ends in 2022. Duterte, 73, was the mayor of...

Burkina Faso: Koutougou commune mayor gunned down

Unidentified gunmen shot and killed the mayor of Koutougou commune, in Burkina Faso's northern province of Soum, on Sunday evening, local media reported on...

Dodovi Cautions Kumasi Mayor Over His Comments

file image A former Member of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) in the erstwhile Mahama administration Francis Dodovi has lashed out at the new Kumasi Mayor...

Chinese Businesses contributes greatly to Chicago’s economy

Chinese businesses contribute to economy of Chicagoland of US By Zhang Niansheng from People’s Daily A total of about 80 Chinese companies have invested in Chicago,...

Turkey detains mayor of Van over PKK links in anti-terror raid

Bekir Kaya, from the Democratic Regions Party (DBP), has been accused of being linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). Kaya...

Mayor West Virginia Steps Down After Racist Attack on Michelle Obama

The mayor of Clay, West Virginia, has resigned and another county official is out following their exchange over a racist Facebook post that...

Accra Mayor to give assistance to Game Boy

Mayor of Accra Alfred Oko Vanderpuye is the latest dignitary to pledge support for Emmanuel ‘Game Boy’ Tagoe ahead of his clash with David ‘El...

AMA exceeds revenue target from Gh¢10m to Gh¢40m

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has tripped its revenue from Gh¢10 million to Gh¢40 million under the able leadership of the indefatigable Mayor of...

New Mayor For Tshwane, Pretoria Refuse Luxury Cars

A new mayor in South Africa has rejected a fleet of luxury cars he inherited from his predecessors. Solly Msimanga, from the opposition...

Asanteman Council Gives Government One Week Ultimatum to Sack Bonsu

The Kumasi Traditional Council has issued a one-week ultimatum to President John Mahama to remove the chief executive of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, from...

We don’t need Kojo Bonsu – KTC to government

The ultimatum to government comes after Mr. Bonsu apologised to the Asantehene Otumfou Osei Tutu II and the Kumasi Traditional Council (KTC) for refusing...
AFP / Justin Tallis Newly elected London Mayor Sadiq Khan (R) the son of Pakistani immigrants, won with 57 percent, or 1.3 million votes, giving him the largest personal mandate of any British politician

London has chosen hope over fear, unity over division – Sadiq Khan

In a second round run-off, the son of Pakistani immigrants beat Conservative multimillionaire Zac Goldsmith with 57 percent, or 1.3 million votes, giving him...
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Gunmen killed central Mexico mayor and his 2 guards

The attack on Juan Antonio Mayen, mayor of the central Mexican town of Jilotzingo in the state of Mexico, occurred at 9:40 a.m. local...

Alfred Vanderpuije Fights for Fiscal Autonomy for Accra

Mayor Alfred Vanderpuije For the city of Accra to be counted among renowned cities like New York and London, Ghana’s national capital must be given...

Kumasi Mayor leads delegation to China

The visit is in honor of an invitation from the Wenzhou Municipal Office in Zhejiang Province and the city of Suzhou, the Daily Graphic...
Thubelihle Dlodlo says she wants to be a role model

South African Mayor Gives Sponsorship to Virgin Girls

Thubelihle Dlodlo is nervous about leaving home in Emcitsheni village in rural KwaZulu-Natal. The 18-year-old has won a prized scholarship, but there is a...

Another Disaster To Occur In Accra

Traders and passersby within the Central Business District of Accra between the Rawlings Park and UTC are yet to witness another disaster which planning...

Interesting results from NDC parliamentary primaries

Mr. Aboagye polled 1,881 votes, while his sole contender, Ambassador Yalley, had 1, 172 votes in a keenly contested election. At Sefwi-Wiawso, Mr. Paul Evans...

Mayor of New York makes gun violence his main agenda

According to the indictment, from approximately January 2014 to August 2015, the defendants sold a total of 74 guns, as well as ammunition, to...

Boris Johnson misconducts himself in public

In his direction: The driver seized the opportunity to give Mr Johnson his opinion by leaning out of his cab window and gesticulating...

Uncle Ebow chastised Accra Mayor, says he doesn’t deserve any award

Popular playwright, Uncle Ebow, has launched a thinly veiled attack on the Mayor of Accra, Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuye, urging him to fix problems...

Mayor, Microsoft And Other Stakeholders Sign CityNext applications Agreement

On Friday 22 May, Microsoft Ghana, the Accra Metropolitan Assembly and the Global Alliance of Mayors and Leaders from Africa and African Descent signed...

Dr. Okoe Vanderpuije takes the 2014 African Mayor Awards

The Mayor of Accra, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije, has won the inaugural edition of the prestigious President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos African Mayor Awards...

Odododiodio NDC Disassociates From Impending Demo Against Prez And Mayor

Members of the Executive Committee of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) at the Odododiodio Constituency have disassociated themselves from comments being posted on facebook...

Ex Chinese mayor gets 15 years jail term for bribes

The former mayor of Nanjing, capital of eastern China's Jiangsu province, was sentenced to 15 years in prison Tuesday for taking bribes, according to...

Naga town mayor kidnapped at gunpoint in Philippines

Gunmen seized a town mayor in a southern part of the Philippines plagued by kidnappings, a regional police spokesman said Tuesday. Gemma Adana, mayor of...

Commercials With Strong S3x Ideas Banned In Rome

Rome Mayor Ignazio Marino has said that commercials considered offensive to women will be banned soon in the Italian capital, local media reported on...

Kumasi shuts down dirty hotel on National Sanitation Day

Kumasi Metropolitan Chief Executive Kojo Bonsu has threatened to take legal action against hotelier if? The mayor of Kumasi, Kojo Bonsu, has locked up...

I was moved by the emotion of the party – Ramirez Villanueva

The revelation that Hilario Ramirez Villanueva pocketed public money seemingly had little affect on his popularity as locals in his hometown of Huaristemba, in...