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Professor Mike Oquaye

Mike Oquaye To Lead Proceedings For Seventh Parliament

Veteran politician, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has been named the Speaker of Parliament of the Fourth Republic, parliamentary sources have disclosed. Prof. Oquaye, a distinguished...
Kenyan

Dec. 31 major Kenyan media outlets

-- Kenyans given until Tuesday to present their views on contentious election laws to the Senate committee on legal affairs. The team will draft...
media

Dec. 31 major South African media outlets

-- The Indian Gupta family found themselves in the firing line again on Friday when they were accused of attempting to "capture the voice...

Tigo Festival: Shatta Wale, Qwesi Oteng to Thrill Fans

Telco giant, Tigo Ghana will be ushering Ghanaians into the New Year with an exciting musical and fireworks experience dubbed Festival of Lights. The festival which...
newspapers

Dec.24 major news items in leading German newspapers

Die Welt -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged faster repatriation of failed asylum seekers from Tunisia after Anis Amri, a Tunisian...
Kenyan

Dec. 24 major Kenyan media outlets

-- Religious leaders ask President Uhuru Kenyatta not to sign the elections amendment bill, which was passed acrimoniously in parliament this week. The changes...
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Dec. 24 major Zambian media outlets

--The Zambian government has urged Konkola Copper Mines (KCM), a unit of London-listed Vedanta Resources Plc, to come up with a revival plan and...
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Dec. 24 major South African media outlets

--The Western Cape African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) has asked that the waiter who profiled two customers according to their race on a...
golf

About 100 Golfers Expected To Compete In Championship

The December edition of the Achimota Golf Club Medal Open Championship tees-off at the Achimota Golf Course in Accra on Saturday, December 24. Mr George...
President John Dramani Mahama

ECOWAS To Review Strategy For African Union’s Positions

President John Dramani Mahama, on Saturday, arrived in Abuja, the administrative capital of Nigeria, to attend the 50th ordinary Session of the Authority of...
disability

Australian High Commission Support Disability Initiative

The Australian High Commission in Ghana has presented a cheque for GHC190,000 to the Orthopaedic Training Centre (OTC) after an application for funding under...
Ghana Olympic Committee

Ghana Olympic Committee Prepares For Congress

GOC to go for Extraordinary Congress on Saturday The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), will on Saturday, December 17, organize an Extraordinary Congress to deliberate on...
Ghana Olympic Committee

Ghana Olympic Committee Prepares For Congress

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), will on Saturday, December 17, organize an Extraordinary Congress to deliberate on their elections next year. A statement signed by...

Richard Commey to fight Denis Shafikov

Commey, (24-1-0, 22 KO’s), will seek to make amends after losing out narrowly to Robert Easter Jr, in his attempt to annex the...
Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with U.S. President Barack Obama, who is here to attend the G20 summit, in Hangzhou, capital city of east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 3, 2016. (Xinhua/Pang Xinglei)

Xi, Obama agree to maintain healthy, steady growth of China-U.S. ties

Meeting on the sidelines of the 2016 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' Meeting, Xi spoke highly of the U.S. president's endeavor in developing...
video

Poland’s National Museum in Szczecin wins World Building of the Year 2016

The Dialogue Centre Upheavals is part of the National Museum in Szczecin, and was designed by Polish architect Robert Konieczny, principal at KWK studio. ...
Many expect a win for the BJP and allies to help boost infrastructure investment?

Belt and Road trade, investment platform launched in Nepal

It is the one of the private sector-led initiatives to promote the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road in Nepal...
Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama

Albania holds first ever Albanian Diaspora summit

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama held a welcome ceremony on Friday night to greet all the participants from all fields of life who answered...
Teachers

Thousands of teachers protest against school reform in Warsaw

The demonstration's organizer, the Polish Teachers' Union, said that about 50,000 people joined the protest. They held signs reading: "No chaos in schools" and...
Thato Bame (2nd L) of Botswana's national women football team vies with Abigail Kozik (1st L) of Madagascar's national women football team during the All Africa Games qualifiers in Gaborone, capital of Botswana, March 6, 2015. Botswana advanced to the next round of the All Africa Games qualifiers after knocking out Madagascar 3-2 on aggregate. (Xinhua/Koone Boikaego)

2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations kicks off in Cameroon

Cameroonian President Paul Biya officially declared the opening of the cup in Yaounde Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium on Saturday afternoon followed by the opening match...
Buses will take the migrants and asylum seekers to better facilities

Malta not to issue new temporary protection certificates for failed asylum seekers

The news was presented by Malta's Home Affairs Minister Carmelo Abela in a meeting with representatives of local non-governmental organisations working with asylum seekers. ...
Mulatu Teshome

Nov. 19 major Ethiopian media outlets

-- Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome on Friday appointed eight ambassadors. (Ethiopian News Agency/ENA) -- Ethiopia and China have agreed to further cement...

Egypt court sends fleeing pro-Morsi TV anchor to 3 years in jail

Currently working for Sharq TV, which addresses Morsi's supporters from Turkey, Nasser has been accused of "spreading false news for the purpose of disturbing...

Turkey postpones vote on controversial abuse draft

The prime minister's remarks came after Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag spoke to the press to justify the draft. Bozdag said on Friday that such...
Kenyan

Nov. 19 major Kenyan media outlets

-- Opposition coalition has crafted formula that involves consensus and opinion polls to nominate presidential candidate for next year's polls. (Saturday Nation) ...
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Nov. 19 major Zambian media outlets

-- Zambia is losing more than 13 percent of generated electrical power due to illegal connections, an energy monitoring and measuring expert has...
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Ethiopia, Morocco ink fertilizer plant deal

The plant, which will produce 2.5 million tonnes of fertilizer per year in its first-phase operation, will be built by the Moroccan fertilizer production...

Russia demands Swiss explanation for jet tracking incident

On Friday, several Swiss fighter jets reportedly tracked in the country's airspace a Russian plane with journalists onboard heading for the APEC summit in...

Coca-Cola to reshape bottling operations in China

The announcement was made jointly with an agreement of the Coca-Cola Company and its Bottling Investments Group China, COFCO Coca-Cola Beverages Limited (a subsidiary...
Aircraft

Pakistan shoots down Indian spy aircraft

"Indian Quad Copter shot down by Pakistan troops at Aagahi Post in Rak Chakri sector" near Rawlakot along the Line of Control (LoC), a...