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Namibia to strengthen cyber security to prevent malware attacks on banking sector

Namibia is working on a national cyber security strategy to protect banks from malware attacks, officials said Tuesday. According to Kaspersky, a...

UN urges immediate action to prevent desert locust catastrophe in Horn of Africa

The United Nations on Monday urged the international community to take immediate action to help prevent the desert locust catastrophe in the Horn of...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

U.S. kicks off first human trial of monoclonal antibody to prevent malaria

The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) kicked off the first human trial of a monoclonal antibody to prevent malaria. NIH's National...
novel coronavirus

Global screening measures stepped up to prevent novel coronavirus

Screening measures have been stepped up at international airports in many countries to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which has already...

Ghana takes measures to prevent 2019-nCoV

Ghana has introduced an enhanced health screening procedure for passengers coming into the country, Minister for Health Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has announced. These...
gender inequality

UN urges Somalia to prevent sexual, gender-based violence

The United Nations top envoy in Somalia on Monday urged the government to prevent sexual and gender-based violence as Mogadishu joined an annual campaign...

World Wide Web’s inventor launches first ever global action plan to prevent ‘digital dystopia’

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, together with leaders from government, business, civic groups and citizens from across the world, has today launched the world’s first-ever global...
Soldiers attend a briefing during the annual joint military exercise Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States in Pocheon, northeast of Seoul, March 25, 2015. (Xinhua/Seongbin Kang)

Military Camps Will Not Listen to News Broadcast in Attempt to Prevent Political Division

TVs in U.S. military camps will no longer run news, according to a military memo released Wednesday, highlighting the polarizing reporting of U.S. news...
mali attack

UN Advice Mali to Find Ways to End Horrific Attacks

The UN Human Rights Office urged Mali's government Tuesday to take necessary steps to prevent more rights violations and abuses after "horrific attacks" which...

Review Ghana’s Multiple Media Licenses Issued to Individuals

In most advanced democratic countries, the media ownership has long remained an area of political controversy due to the fear of control over hearts,...
The structure of the 1D1W project.

Ghana Government takes measures to cut post-harvest losses

A 1,000-metric ton capacity warehouse is being constructed under One District One Warehouse initiative in the Wa East District of the Upper West Region...

Rwanda Embarks on Ebola Prevention Training

Rwanda's ministry of health said Tuesday it has intensified exercises to enhance the medical personnel's and other stakeholders' readiness to prevent and manage Ebola...

NADMO Director calls for attitudinal change among Ghanaians

Mr Evans Anakwa, the Greater Accra National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) Hydro Director, has called for attitudinal change from the public to reduce the...
Cardiovascular Disease

Ghanaians Urged to Work Hard At Preventing NCDs

Mr. Ebenezer Adams, Director of Operations of Stroke Association Support Network of Ghana and Vice Chairman of Ghana Non Communicable Diseases (NCD) Alliance, has...
Ebola testing

Angola Covers All Angles Towards Ebola Prevention

Angola is taking measures to prevent the Ebola virus disease, following its outbreak in neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to a...

MOH Outlines Preventive Measures Towards Ebola

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Thursday disclosed that measures have been instituted to help prevent the transmission...
AGA engineers working flat out to replace the power system at Jimi

HESAG campaigns for solid cultural practices to reduce workplace accidents

Professor Victor Yao Atsu Barku, the Director of Programmes and Planning at Health and Safety Ghana (HESAG) has stressed the need to build...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

Infanta Malaria and Merck Signs Agreement on Malaria Prevention

The Infanta Malaria Prevention Foundation, have signed a Memorandun of Understanding (MoU) with Merck, a leading science and technology company, and ASPIRx, a bio-pharmalogical...
Kumasi Metropolitan

KMA looks at formulating measures to check flooding

The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) is developing a comprehensive action plan to prevent flooding in the Metropolis during the rainy season. Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, Chief...
Lujiazui financial district in Shanghai. (Photo: CFP)

China Puts in Place Measures to Guard Against Financial Risks

China’s top financial regulators, including the People's Bank Of China, China Banking Regulatory Commission and China Insurance Regulatory Commission, have imposed hefty fines over...

Ghana develops structural design for 95 kilometre-railway

Mr Kwaku Agyenim Boateng, the Deputy Minister for Railways Development, has said the alterations have been made to structural design of the 95 kilometre-railway...
Alhaji Collins Dauda, Local Government and Rural Development Minister, the Central Regional Minister, Thomas Aquinas Quansah and Municipal Chief Executive, Mr I. K. Sam in action and Nana Kodwo Condua VI cleaning along the sea.

LaNMMA Tidy Up Municipality

The La-Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal Assembly (LaNMMA) has organized a massive clean-up exercise - to keep the municipality tidy. On hand to participate in the five-hour exercise...
Illegal mining involving Ghanaians and Chinese is ongoing at Obuasi

Joint Task Force Undertake 233 Operations In 3 Months

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on illegal mining activities have embarked on 233...
The Managing Director of Vivo Energy Ghana, Mr Ebenezer Faulkner together with contractors and retailers at the Safety Day event

Vivo Energy Initiates Safety Day Towards Preventing Safety Incidents

Vivo Energy, the company that distributes and markets Shell branded fuels and lubricants in Africa, held its annual Safety Day today, with a focus...
Prez Mahama Commissions Komenda Sugar Factory

IMANI Recall: Stopping Ghana’s Pensions Procurement Fraud of $72

Good morning, This week, two sobering news items on abuse of public funds has necessitated revisiting IMANI’s solutions that went ignored. The first one --the state...
Health HIV Prevention

USAID unveils program on HIV and AIDS prevention

USAID in collaboration with the Ghana Football Association and stakeholders in the health sector has outdoored a project dubbed “Protect the Goal” campaign to...

Kenya on high alert to prevent new rinderpest outbreak

Kenya is on high alert to prevent a looming rinderpest outbreak in the country, a senior official said on Friday. Jackson Nkoroi,...

Zuckerberg Challenges Himself on Preventing Next ‘Facebook Killer’

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday vowed to work to keep the world’s leading social network from being used to propagate grisly acts like...

Labour Minister to Meet JUSSAG to Avert Strike – Minister

Government is expected to hold a crucial meeting with various stakeholders of the Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSSAG) to resolve issues regarding...
food aid

UN approves US$22 million to prevent famine in Somalia

The UN has approved an emergency loan of 22 million U.S. dollars to scale up its activities in drought-hit regions of Somalia. ...