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farmers

2017 National Farmers’ Day Celebration Launched

This year’s National Farmers’ Day (NFD) celebration will be re-modelled to reflect and showcase better contribution of the farmers and fisher folks as well...

Happy Birthday Nkosuohemaa Nana Ama Mcbrown

Ghanaian actress and screen goddess, Nana Ama Mcbrown is a year older today, August 15. Empress, as she is affectionately called in the industry released...
diarrhea

Diarrhea outbreak reaches Ethiopia’s capital after a year of absence

Two people infected with Acute Watery Diarrhea (AWD) have been treated as the disease reaches Ethiopia's capital city after a year of absence. Speaking to...
trafficking

808 Ethiopians rescued from human traffickers in a year

More than 800 Ethiopians who were being prepared to be trafficked to neighboring countries have been rescued from human traffickers during the just ended...

OPEC restraint is yet to have the desired effect on prices

Many agricultural prices remain under downward pressure from record stocks accumulated through successive bumper harvests COMMODITY PRICING Global oil prices are likely to remain volatile in...

Ghana to ban mercury importation by end of year

Government has disclosed it will ban the importation of mercury to augment efforts to curb the impact of illegal mining activities in the country. The...
Transatlantic catering services

Trans Atlantic Services wins best hospitality company for 2016

Transatlantic Catering Services an indigenous company has been adjudged the best Hospitality company for the year 2016. Trans Atlantic Services Ltd provides offshore/onshore Catering...
Carting small commodities, clothing and other goods, China-Europe Railway Express No. X8024 (Yiwu-Madrid) trundled out of Yiwu West Station on May 13, 2017, a day before the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation kicked off. It was embarking on the 1,000th trip along the railroad freight line this year. A total of 612 more trips have been seen this year, up 158% compared with the same period last year. (Photo by People.cn)

Sino-Europe Cargo Train Makes Its 1000th Trip

By the time when Beijing was ready for the two-day grand forum of Belt and Road, good news came from eastern China’s Zhejiang Province....
Unveiling of Plague for Legon Centre for European Studies

Ghana: EU Delegation To Mark 30th Anniversary Of The Erasmus Programme

A forum on the ERASMUS+ scholarship programme organized by the European Union Delegation to Ghana in cooperation with the Centre for European Studies of...

2017 GUBA Awards Launched In Accra

The Ghana UK Based Achievement (GUBA) Awards has become the main pillar of British-Ghanaian Diaspora in London, particularly for the younger generation involved in the...
Ghana Cocoa Board

Cocobod To Conduct Country-Wide Survey On CSSVD Outbreak

The Ghana Cocoa Board (Cocobod) is to treat and rehabilitate a total of 10,000 hectares of diseased and overage cocoa farms in the Western...

Irish property prices up nearly 11 percent in year to February

Irish residential property prices at a national level rose by 10.7 percent in the year to February, according to new official figures on Wednesday. ...
video

Riga Airport sets target of 10 mln passengers a year

Riga International Airport aims to double its numbers and handle 10 million people a year in 10 to 20 years, the airport's director for...
Dr. Ben Ocra of the National Philanthropy Forum with NADeF Chair Monica Nkrumah

Newmont Adjudged Corporate Foundation philanthropist of the year

The National Philanthropy Forum has recognised and awarded Newmont Ahafo Development Foundation (NADeF) as the Corporate Foundation Philanthropist for the year 2016. The foundation beat...
asylum

False age claims by asylum seekers costs Austria €2.9 million last year

Asylum seekers misrepresenting their age costed Austria 2.9 million euros (3 million U.S. dollars) in 2016, the Kurier newspaper reported on Monday. ...
agri

Five invasive pests cost African economy US$1 billion every year

New research by CABI reveals that just five invasive alien species are causing US$0.9 - 1.1 billion in economic losses to smallholder farmers across...
MTN's Plaque for the Award

MTN Ghana Foundation Receives Awards

The MTN Ghana Foundation, the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of MTN Ghana, has been awarded once again for its outstanding and unabated contributions...
scholarship

Re: Government Starve Ghana Government Scholarship Holders In China For Over A Year

With reference to your news item on Monday, February19, 2017 we will like to inform you about the developing story after our press release...
Kwasi Nyantakyi, President, GFA

Kwasi Nyantakyi Leads Hunt For New Caoch

The Ghana Football Association (GFA), has formed a six-member committee, to search for a new head coach of the Black Stars, following the expiration...
Defilement

11 Year Old Girl Defiled After Going To Watch Telenovela

A storekeeper accused of defiling an 11 year old girl after going to watch a Telenovela in his room has appeared before an Accra...

AshGold Secure Betway Sponsorship

Obuasi AshGold Football Club last Saturday displayed fantastic football and won decisively against returnees, the wonder club, Accra Great Olympics to perch at the...
Bolt

Bolt, Biles honored as Sportspeople of the Year at Laureus 2017

After glittering year for both athletes, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt and American gymnast Simone Biles respectively won the Sportsman and the Sportswoman of the...

George Oppong Weah, Nana Addo Discuss Issues Of Mutual Concern

George Oppong Weah, Senator of the Montserrado County of Liberia, on Tuesday called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to congratulate him on his...
British film industry

British film industry earns US$2 billion in record-breaking year

Film production in Britain last year earned a record-breaking 2 billion U.S.dollars for the country's economy, a new report revealed Sunday. The...
robber

2 Persons Jailed 41 Years For Robbery

An Accra Circuit Court on Thursday convicted two persons to a total of 41 years iimprisonment for conspiring and robbing at gun point one...
A car burns as a crowd of more than 100 people gathers following the fatal shooting of a man in Milwaukee, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that officers got in their cars to leave at one point, and some in the crowd started smashing a squad car's window, and another vehicle, pictured, was set on fire. The gathering occurred in the neighborhood where a Milwaukee officer shot and killed a man police say was armed hours earlier during a foot chase. (Calvin Mattheis/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)

4 Districts In A/R Loss GH661,900 To Fire Outbreak

Property valued at about GH?661,900.00 was lost to fire in four adjoining districts in the Ashanti Region, last year. These are Asante-Akim Central Municipality, Asante-Akim...
Two deserted helmets are seen near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

UN envoy sees 2017 as “year of decision” for Libyans in peace efforts

UN Libya envoy Martin Kobler on Wednesday urged the Libyans to make 2017 "the year of decisions" and political breakthrough in implementing a political...

Uche Ofodile Joins Facebook As Regional Head

Senior Business leader and immediate past Chief Executive Officer of Tigo DRC, Uche Ofodile, has joined Facebook as the Regional Head, Africa for Express...
Hon. Nenyi George Andah

George Andah Shares Experience Of Constituents In Parliament

The Member of Parliament who prior to his political sojourn, had been adjudged a "CIMG Marketing Practitioner of the year", has been directly engaging...
migrants

255 migrants drowned in Mediterranean Sea so far this year

Migrant arrivals in Europe in the first 36 days of this year was much lower than a year ago, but the fatality count paints...

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