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Zabzugu Assembly business brings huge relief to residents

The Zabzugu District Assembly in the Northern Region has initiated 74 development projects that would bring relief to many residents. Out of the various projects,...
Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale

Ghanaian music fans heave sigh of relief as two top celebs smoke peace pipe

Music lovers in Ghana will heave a sigh of relief as two of the country's top celebrities, Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy, have smoked the...
Mozambique Cyclone Idai Damage Where Civilians Walked Through Flood Waters Seeking Relief And Shelter Photo From Cbc

Zimbabwe Solicits for US$600 Million for Cyclone Relief

The Zimbabwe government has said it requires at least 612 million U.S. dollars in assistance for Cyclone Idai victims. Tropical Cyclone Idai hit the eastern...

Relief for Kenyan families as food prices drop to new low

Going to the market for her weekly fresh produce supplies for Nairobi resident Abigail Sande has been an enjoyable experience for the last two...
the locally made Biofil Toilet System

Officers of Nkwanta Prison Camp Happy Over Sanitary Facility Revamp

The renovation of a 20-seater toilet and bath facility has brought a great relief to officers at Duayaw-Nkwanta settlement camp of the Ghana Prisons...
Free SHS Reactions

Odorgonno SHS Parents Commends Govt Free SHS Policy

Some of the parents who accompanied their children to register them at the Odorgonno Senior High School, have expressed their joy over the Free...

Samira Daoud’s Release Brings a Great Relief

In response to today’s presidential decision to drop all charges against civil society leaders and several others arrested in connection with the unrest in...

Relief as inflation in Tanzania’s Zanzibar falls to 4.1 percent

Commodity prices have dropped in Tanzania's semi-autonomous Zanzibar archipelago from 5.4 percent in June to 4.1 percent in July, this year, a senior official...

Relief for Namibians as fuel prices set to dip in July

Namibia's Ministry of Mines and Energy announced on Friday that petrol and diesel pump prices for July will decrease on July 5. ...

Coalition For Change Supports Poor And Vulnerable

The Coalition for Change (C4C) has distributed over 7000 assorted items to the poor and vulnerable in various communities of the Upper West Region. The...
Ethiopian Airline

Ethiopian Airlines to fly relief goods to Ethiopia

Ethiopian Airlines is to facilitate the transport of nine tonnes of humanitarian goods from Toulouse, France, to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Utilizing the...
A view of the 26th AU summit is seen in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, on Jan. 30, 2016. The 26th ordinary session of the African Union (AU) heads of states and governments kicks off on Saturday at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

Somalia’s main relief access routes to be opened

Somalia and the African Union mission have kicked off discussions aimed at opening main supply routes to ease access to humanitarian aid in the...

Relief in France after Dutch election results

A few weeks before the French presidential elections, France breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday after the Dutch general election victory of the...
Dutch politics

Leading Finnish politicians express relief after Dutch election

Most Finnish mainstream parties welcomed the Dutch election result on Thursday, after the center-right People's Party for Freedom and Democracy beat the populist Party...
Li Zhi, a farmer from a formerly impoverished household of Pingdu, Shandong Province, harvests her scallions. She now has an annual income of 20,000 yuan. (Photo by Tian Dafang from People’s Daily)

Anti-graft determinations give rise to China’s poverty relief work

China has benefitted from its increased efforts in cracking down on corruption in poverty relief work, further cementing the country’s remarkable accomplishments in poverty...
food aid

Kenya steps up relief food distributions in drought-hit areas

The Kenyan government said Sunday that it had doubled up relief food rations to feed 3 million people, up from an initial 1.3 million...

15 Basic School in U/E Receive Free Bicycles

World Bicycle Relief in partnership with World Vision International (WVI), have donated 3,000 brand new bicycles free of charge to fifteen basic schools in...

Ghana Airport Company gets tax relief of US$180 million

This relief comes to reduce the initial projects cost, as it reduces the expenditures of the construction companies. The tax waiver was granted last...
A local resident is seen with his cattle in Baringo, northwest Kenya, March 12, 2015. Residents of Baringo County are experiencing extreme cases of hunger as a result of the long periods of drought in Kenya. According to Kenya's Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru, a total of 1.6 million people in arid and semi-arid parts of Kenya are in danger of dying as a result of hunger. (Xinhua/Simbi Kusimba)

Namibia still needs US$43 million for drought relief

Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said the government had managed to raise around 300 million Namibian dollars through different government-led initiatives. Namibia's drought...

Many await deportations from the United States while seeking entry through Mexico

Over 1,000 people have reportedly died as a result of Hurricane Matthew in Haiti just six-and-a-half years after a devastating earthquake which killed hundreds...

Veep ask BoG board to bring relief to SMEs

He said, this to help address concerns regarding high interest rates and the difficulty small and medium enterprises (SMEs) faced in accessing credit. He made...

Kojo Ashong Basic School Benefits from Project Maji

The $ 10,000 facility, undertaken in partnership with World Vision International, will benefit over 234 school children who had to walk long distances in...

Italy earthquake: Sunday Revenue From Museums Will Go to Quake Relief

Sunday's proceeds from public museums across Italy will be dedicated to rebuilding work after the earthquake that killed 291 people on Wednesday. Many churches...
Ada District Hospital

Ada District Hospital gets renovated by Groupe Ideal

The first and only district hospital in the Ada area has for 13 years not received any major refurbishment hence the importance of this...
Portable drinking water

Five Communities in Akuapim North Get Access to Potable Water

The project was undertaken by WaterAid Ghana with support from the Australian High Commission. It has the capacity to...
African women farmers

Kuapa kokoo farmers union members promised relief

Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary -General Ban Ki-moon and Director of the Earth Institute; Prof. Jeffrey Sachs has promised to help Ghanaian...

Teachers appeal for insertion into school feeding programme

They spoke of high level of poverty among parents in the area – a situation that had often forced significant proportion of the children...

Ghana: Consumers To Begin Enjoying Relief From Over-billing In July

According to him, the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) will implement a new billing cycle, which would address concerns of overbilling that have generated...

Iran’s complete relief will come from real sanction lifting amidts impasse

"Nothing has changed. It was even worse." he groaned, "They fooled us, and for two years, they told us to be patient, saying everything...

Kevin Boateng revealed he nearly hang his boots after Schalke incident

  Suspended Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has revealed he nearly retired from the game following his troubles at Schalke 04. The 28-year-old suffered massive...