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Locust outbreak threatens food security in East Africa, international response urged

by Xinhua writers Bai Lin, Bedah Mengo The locust outbreak plaguing East Africa calls for a concerted international response as the most dreaded insects...

NPP parliamentary aspirant for Okere threatens court action

Mr Emmanuel Adjei Lartey, an NPP parliamentary aspirant of Okere constituency in the Eastern Region, has threatened to go to court over alleged...
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Turkish president threatens to attack Syrian forces “everywhere” if Turkey’s troops targeted

Turkish president threatened Wednesday to attack Syrian forces "everywhere" if Turkish soldiers are targeted again in the Idlib province of Syria. "If...

Asante Mampong “NPP Concerned Delegates” threatens to sue Party Executives

A group calling itself “Concerned NPP Delegates of Asante Mampong, are threatening to file a legal suit against the National...

Worst desert locust outbreak in 25 years threatens food security across East Africa –...

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Thursday warned that the worst desert locust outbreak in decades has threatened the food security...

UN urges swift measures as large desert locust threatens food security in HoA

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Tuesday warned that large and numerous desert locust swarms have continued to threaten food security...

Hajia Vampire threatens Police officer in the Mcberry Armwrestling Showdown on Friday

16yr old Armwrestler Mariam Kadri Moro aka Yasmin has vowed to dethrone police woman Alberta Ampomah Boatemaa as the best Armwrestler in Ghana. ...

Bushfire smoke threatens Australian Open in Melbourne

Dense bushfire smoke is threatening the start of the Australian Open with a potentially hazardous fog lingering over Melbourne less than a fortnight before...
Elite Apartment

Lebanese threatens News Ghana Editor over Elite Apartment publication

A Lebanese national, Bassam Elhusseni is threatening the Managing Editor of News Ghana with legal suit, this is according to a letter from his...
Karrar, Iran's most advanced indigenous tank

Iran promises to deal with U.S. if attacked

Iranian forces will target the interests of the United States and its allies in case of aggression against Iran by Washington, the spokesman for...
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UN says Food insecurity threatens 45 million in southern Africa

A record 45 million people across southern Africa will be severely food insecure in six months, a UN spokesman said on Thursday. ...

S. Africa tax collection department threatens strike over salary differences

South African Revenue Services (SARS) employees will down tools on Thursday over salary disagreements, said the National Health, Education and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu). Nehawu...
PRESIDENT BUHARI ATTENDS NIGERIAN'S 58TH INDEPENDENCE. President Muhammadu Buhari on a motorcade as Nigerian Marks 58th Independence Anniversary with a parade of Military hardware at theEagle Square, Abuja. OCTOBER 1 2018. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE

Corruption threatens Nigeria and its election – Buhari

On February 16th, Nigeria will hold a general election. Four years ago, the country experienced its first democratic transfer of power to the opposition...

U.S. House Moves Bill to Partially Halt Government Shutdown

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a spending package late Thursday that would end the partial government shutdown, amid a veto threat from the...

DPRK’s Talks with Seoul Halted and Could cancel proposed meeting with Trump

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said early Wednesday that it would suspend high-level talks with South Korea infinitely and threatened to withdraw...

Justice Sophia Akuffo Threatens to Close Down Wa District Court

Chief Justice (CJ) Sophia Akuffo has threatened to shut down the Wa District Court in Upper West Region within six months if officials of...

Government Asked to Review MPS Contract – GPHA Union

Workers Union of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has threatened to halt work at the Tema Port if government and stakeholders do...
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Pay TV Operators in Uganda Under Threat

Uganda's communications regulator, has warned that it will close down Pay TV service operators in the country over noncompliance to a new license fee...
Illegal mining involving Ghanaians and Chinese is ongoing at Obuasi

Mozambique’s coastal village on the brink of extinction from irresponsible Chinese mining

Mining giant Haiyu denies responsibility for flood which left 290 people homeless Mozambican authorities fail to regulate mining industry to ensure people’s safety Village...
Veep launches Free SHS in Tamale

Free SHS implementation threatens Ghana’s debt sustainability – expert

The manner in which government is implementing its flagship Free Senior High School (SHS) programme could threaten Ghana’s debt sustainability, Economist John Gatsi of...
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Natural capital depletion threatens Africa

President of Botswana Seretse Khama Ian Khama said late Wednesday that the depletion of natural capital is threatening social and economic sustenance of Africans...
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ECG and Ghana of government standoff threatens power sector

Many Ghanaians are left wondering about the stiff stands-off between the government and the nation’s power distributor, Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) workers. For the...

Angolan Attorney General’s Office staff threatens indefinite strike

The National Union of Judicial and Administrative Staff of the Attorney General's Office threatens to go on strike for an indeterminate period if the...

Transport Union Threatens Government Over Fuel Hike

The Co-operative Transport Union has warned the government that it will face the wrath of its members if nothing is does to reduce the...
Sekou, left, Onsy, right.

Sekou Nkrumah Charges At Self Acclaimed Brother

Mr Onsy Nkrumah has claimed to be one of the children of Kwame Nkrumah but his known 'siblings, Francis, Gamal, Samia and Sekou Nkrumah,...

Shocking: ISIS Threatens Europe and U.S.

Playing with terrorism entails terrible and irreversible consequences. Watching what's happening in the world, it is hard to argue with this statement. Europe became mired...
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Mpuasu-Japekrom Traditional Council threatens legal action

The Mpuasu- Japekrom Traditional Council in Jaman South District of Brong-Ahafo Region has refuted media reports that its President Okatakyie Amoa Aturu Nkonkonkyia II,...
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Women to hit the Street over Charlotte Osei if…

A former Deputy Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr. Hanna Louisa Bissiw, is threatening to mobilize thousands of women on the streets in defense...
Fishermen mending their fishing net

Plastic waste threatens Ghana’s fishing industry

Fishermen at Teshie, like in many other fishing communities in Ghana, have been plagued by plastic waste. Walking down any street in...

NAGRAT to Protest Against SSNIT Biometric Registration

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), is threatening to demonstrate if government goes ahead to withhold the salaries of workers without SSNIT biometric...