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Mapping Africa

The West Is the Enemy of Africa

The West was and still is the greatest enemy of Africa and Africans. It accomplished this feat by 3-pronged choke hold on the continent,...
Nigeria

Nigeria battles insecurity as crime surges

Security chiefs and traditional rulers from northern Nigeria on Tuesday gathered in Kaduna state for a quarterly meeting amid increasing insecurity in the country,...
State Of Construction Industry

Economists doubt East Germany can make up for lost time

In the 30th year after the fall of the Berlin Wall, German economists no longer believed that East Germany would catch up any further...
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Kim Kardashian West Might Name her Son After Her Brother

The 38-year-old reality star is due to welcome her fourth child with husband Kanye West, and second via surrogate mother, "in a few weeks"...
School Projects

Agona East and West: Minister Cuts Sod for Four School Projects

Professor Kwesi Yankah, Minister of State In charge of Tertiary Education has cut the sod for the construction of four separate school projects for...
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NDC Presidential Primaries: Voting in Sunyani East and West Peaceful

Voting is ongoing peacefully in the Sunyani East and West constituencies in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) presidential primaries to elect a flagbearer for...
Kim Kardashian West

Kim Kardashian West Drags Missguided to Court for Unlawfully Using Her Name

The 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star is seeking damages of at least $10 million, disgorgement - which means giving up something obtained by...
NHIS

Agona East and West Communities Embrace NHIS Online Renewal

Thousands of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) ID card holders in Agona East and Agona West Administrative Areas of the Central Region have embraced...
drivers strike

Commercial drivers in Tema West Advised to Join Unions

Commercial drivers operating in the Tema West Municipality have been urged to join any of the transport unions instead of operating on “floating” basis. Mrs...
Urban migration

Tackling Migration problems in West and Central Africa

Sound policies and cooperation by countries are key Without a doubt, migration is a defining issue of this century. One billion people, one-seventh of the...
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Gambia’s TRRC Commences Its Hearings

Amnesty International’s West and Central Africa Director Evelyne Petrus Barry has said, “The start of the TRRC hearings is an important initial step towards...

Ghana Is Very Committed To Achieving The SDGs : Afrobarometer Survey

The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), in its first report in the Afrobarometer PanAfrica Profiles Series on Round 7 results, provided an initial broad-brush...
Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)

Africa’s Food Security Depends Largely on Organized Farmers

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania are hosting a four-day forum that brings together...
Chinese automaker FAW Group starts a plant in Coega of South Africa. (Photo by Zhang Jiexian from People’s Daily Online)

West Urged to Pave Way for Chinese Investment

Earlier this week, U.S. President Donald Trump blocked Singapore-based chipmaker Broadcom's proposed acquisition of its U.S. peer Qualcomm under the pretext of protecting national...

ISMI to tackle maritime terrorism in the Gulf of Guinea

The Interregional Institute for Maritime Safety and Security (ISMI) is organising a seminar to tackle maritime terrorism in the Gulf of Guinea from December...
Education

Ghana marks World Children’s Day

Africa’s youth have called on governments to create the enabling environment where they could get quality education and contribute to development. They also urged the...

Flexibility In Social Accountability Mechanisms Affecting Development

Former President, Jerry John Rawlings, has called for the strengthening of social accountability structures both nationally and internationally, in order to achieve desired developmental...
Biosurgery

Cleft Patients To Benefit From Free Surgery

Over 100 people with cleft, from across the country, are to benefit from free surgery to correct the deformity. Ninety (90) international medical volunteers, made...
Participants

African Journalists Schooled on New HIV Catch-Up Plan

About thirty (30) Journalists from twenty-five (25) countries from West and Central Africa, where 4.7 million people living with HIV are not...
Workers at Phoenix Metals Ltd push bags of minerals after weighing them at the plant yesterday. (John Mbanda)

West and Central Africa urged to leverage its vast mineral resources

Officials attending the Ninth West and Central African (WaCA) Mining Summit and Expo here maintained on Monday that the region of West and Central...
UNICEF

UNICEF’s Performance Based Funding to MMDAs Commended

Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, Deputy Upper West Regional Minister has commended the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for basing its funding of Metropolitan, Municipal and...
CDD

Kassena Nankana West Social Accountability Project Begins

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is partnering with RISE-Ghana to implement a governance project dubbed “Promoting Social Accountability Through citizens’ Participation in...
toilet

Assembly gives Landlords 4-months to provide toilets

The Agona West Municipal Assembly has given four months ultimatum to landlords who do not have toilets facilities to provide them before the end...
Yaw Osafo-Maafo

Government is committed to creating business friendly environment

Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, the Senior Minister, has reiterated government’s commitment to creating the most friendly business environment that would result in mutually rewarding economic...
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Hectares of cocoa farms to be transformed to increase yield

A total of 4, 000 hectares of cocoa farms in the Bia West District of the Western Region, are to be rehabilitated as part...
U.S. President Donald Trump

Trump’s policies have weakened the West – Sigmar Gabriel

Germany's top diplomat Sigmar Gabriel on Monday released harsh words on the United States, saying U.S. President Donald Trump's policies have weakened the West. ...
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Residents Of Awutu Bontrase Calls On George Andah To Fulfill Promise

The chiefs and people of Awutu Bontrase has appealed to the Government to provide them with potable water to save them from water-borne diseases. They...
Ghana Meets Naija

Ghana Meets Naija Launching Slated for May 2

The 7th edition of West Africa’s biggest music concert, Ghana Meets Naija, launches in Accra on Tuesday, May 2. Organizers, Empire, say the launch will...

Threatening Matters Hindering Survival Of CSOs

The West African Civil Society Institute (WACSI) on Wednesday commenced series of discussions on the civil society policy, aimed to reorganise the activities of...

Chief Caution Media Over Propelling Chieftaincy Conflicts

Obrempong Professor Boachie Amoah Konomansa II, the Paramount Chief of Nsoatre in the Sunyani West District has appealed to the media not to use...