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Dr Ato Duncan grabs Honorary Professorial Degree

The good works of Dr. Samuel Ato Duncan, the President of the Awareness Global Peace Mission has attracted the attention of higher learning institution...
Forces of the UN Peacekeeping mission in Mali receive their blue berets in Bamako. Photo: MINUSMA/Blagoje Grujic

Ukraine to contribute troops to UN Peacekeeping Mission in Mali

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday signed a decree to send officers from the Ukrainian Armed Forces to participate in the United Nations (UN)...
Children

If Countries Act Now, Children Born Today Could Be Healthier, Wealthier, More Productive

New World Bank research released today gives policymakers compelling evidence that delivering better outcomes in children’s health and learning can significantly boost the incomes...

Ukraine adopts new policy on migration management

The Government of Ukraine adopted a new State Migration Strategy Wednesday (12 July), which will inform national migration policy for the next eight years. The...

Ukraine may lose almost third of fruit harvest due to cold snap

Ukraine's horticulture farmers may lose at least 29 percent of this year's harvest as the recent cold snap has caused damage to the blossoms,...
Emmanuel Macron

Terrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meeting

French President Emmanuel Macron met Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Versailles, wherein they discussed the fight against terrorism, as well as the...
Presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine urges new sanctions on Russia over rebel documents recognition

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday has called on the European Union (EU) to consider fresh sanctions against Russia over Moscow's decision to recognize...
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Ukraine unlikely to hold referendum on NATO membership soon – Experts

Ukrainian experts see no prerequisites for holding a referendum on the country's accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in the near future,...
AFP/File / Fred Dufour China's industrial output rose 6.0% year-on-year in April, down from a 6.8% jump in March

Ukraine’s industrial production sees recovery in 2016

Ukraine's industrial production has recovered from the four-year-long crisis, growing by 2.4 percent in 2016, local media reported Wednesday, citing data from the State...
ICRC

Ukraine to get US$60 million aid from ICRC in 2017

Ukraine will get the humanitarian aid worth 60 million U.S. dollars from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) this year, the Ukrainian...

Nigeria to strengthen military ties with Ukraine

The West African country's Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin disclosed this when he hosted Ambassador of Ukraine to Nigeria, Valerii Aleksandruk,...
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Ukraine, Albania adopt visa-free policy

Ukraine and Albania on Friday adopted a mutual visa-free policy to boost their economic cooperation and tourism, Ukrainian authorities said. The agreement on lifting the...

Shevchenko is the football manager of Ukraine’s national team

The 39-year-old, who won 111 caps, replaces Mykhaylo Fomenko, whose four-year spell ended with elimination at the group stage of Euro 2016. Shevchenko was his...
AFP / Anatolii Stepanov Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, freed from jail in Russia as part of a prisoner exchange, arrives at Kiev's Boryspil airport on May 25, 2016

Ukraine And Russia Swap Prisoners

The 35-year-old army helicopter pilot flew home as part of a carefully choreographed exchange with Moscow, with two alleged Russian soldiers leaving Ukraine earlier...
Eurovision Song Contest Winner-Jamala

Eurovision Song Contest: Jamala Makes Ukraine Proud

Ukrainian singer Jamala won the 61st edition of annual Eurovision Song Contest here on Saturday night, beating other 26 singers in the international music...

Anadarko Accused Of Ignoring Transparency Exercise

The data is conducted annually by the Ghana Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (GHEITI). The Data indicated that oil, gold, and cocoa-producing West African country...
Ukraine

Ukraine PM Resigns; Parliamentary Speaker Set To Take Over

Groysman has received tentative approval from the president and leaders of political parties for his proposed cabinet of ministers, according to a video posted...
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov addresses his annual press conference in Moscow, capital of Russia, on Jan. 26, 2016. Russia intends to build relationships with western countries on the basis of equality and mutual benefit, and it will no longer yield to external pressure, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday. (Xinhua/Dai Tianfang)

Russia refuses to give Ukraine price cut for gas

Ukraine enjoyed a 17.77 U.S. dollar discount on gas in a previous contract with Russia, buying the much-needed resource at 212 dollars per 1,000...
elections

French FM says Ukraine and Russia have agreed to elections in eastern Ukraine

The foreign ministers of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany on Thursday agreed that elections should be held in eastern Ukraine by the end of...
Tennis

Errani, Strycova achieve Dubai tennis final

Errani ended the winning streak of the 21-year-old Svitolina from Ukraine, scoring in 6-4, 6-4. Errani, 28, who ranks 22nd in the...
Ukraine

UNICEF reveals Ukraine’s conflict affected 580,000 children

"Two years of violence, shelling and fear have left an indelible mark on thousands of children in eastern Ukraine," Giovanna Barberis, a UNICEF representative...
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Moscow Sues Ukraine Over Kiev’s U.S$ 3 billion Debt

The lawsuit was a last resort as Kiev was not ready to negotiate a mutually acceptable compromise, Siluanov said. "The lawsuit was filed after repeated...
Ukraine

Ukraine supports protest against a possible reshuffle

"We came to the cabinet as a single team and we will continue to work as a single team. If a decision is...

83 People Died Of Deadly Virus In Ukraine

"Ukraine is now experiencing a flu epidemic," Health Minister Alexander Kvitashvili told reporters, noting that the epidemic threshold was surpassed in 18 out of...

Ukraine broadened ban on Russian-made goods

More than 70 kinds of goods produced in Russia were added to the existing embargo list that covered 43 items, the Ukrainian government said...
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Ukraine offers to complete Nigeria’s steel plant

The Ukrainian Ambassador to Nigeria, Valerii Aleksandruk, said in Abuja, Nigeria's capital city on Wednesday that Ukraine could update the plant by injecting...

Ukraine crashes Australia in Hopman cup to reach finals

The 28th tournament edition marks the first appearance for Ukrainians since 1995, with the pair of players ensuring safe passage into the Saturday title...
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Ukraine’s foreign exchange reserves increased by $5.8 bn

"We have managed to increase reserves without creating an imbalance in the foreign exchange market," Gontareva told reporters during a conference. She said that the...

Dutch to reveal the cause of Ukraine’s MH17 crash

Parts of the wreckage from the Boeing-777 have been reconstructed at Gilze-Rijen airbase Preliminary findings say it was hit by ?high-energy objects from outside...
ISODEC

ISODEC advocates PPP to spur development

A Lagos Water Summit has recommended the engagement of Public-Public Partnerships (PUPs) in the provision of water for citizens. At the two-day summit, participants agreed...