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Citizens line up outside a supermarket in Johannesburg, South Africa, April 2, 2020. The spread of COVID-19 continued unabated in South Africa on Thursday, with 82 new cases reported, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said.

South Africa records highest quarterly unemployment rate since 2008

South Africa's unemployment rate increased by 1.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2020 to 32.5 percent, the highest since 2008, said Statistics South...

Forum threatens strike in solidarity with retirees

The Forum for Public Sector Registered Pensions Schemes has threatened a solidarity strike on October 28, this year, in demand for payment of past...
BEIJING, Aug. 12, 2020 (Xinhua) -- File photo taken on June 27, 2019 shows Senator Kamala Harris of California being interviewed after the second night of the first Democratic primary debate in Miami, Florida, the United States. Former U.S. Vice President and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden announced on Aug. 11, 2020 that he has picked Senator Kamala Harris of California as his running mate. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Profile: U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris on Wednesday night accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for the U.S. vice presidency. The following is a profile of Harris. ...
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Social-media man who instigated attack against President granted bail

Bless Amedegbe, the man who instigated the public on social media to burn the house of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and also kill...
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GRA cashier in court for allegedly stealing from state

Fuseini Hamza, a 41-year old Cashier at the Small Tax Office (STO) of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in Tamale has appeared before a...

NLA commended for implementing reforms

Mr Razak Kojo Opoku, President and Founder of the Concern Voters Movement has commended Mr Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, Director-General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA)...
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Sports Minister Ask NSA To Be Innovative

The National Sports Authority (NSA) has been urged to become more business-oriented and find innovative ways of generating more revenue. Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Youth...
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Greece’s real estate price plunges by 41.3 percent since 2008

The average real estate price for residential and commercial properties in Greece has plunged by 41.3 percent since 2008 and will continue to drop...

Dutch economy expands 2.1 percent last year, strongest growth since 2008

The Dutch economy grew by 2.1 percent in 2016, the strongest growth since 2008, the Dutch Central Statistics Bureau CBS announced on Tuesday. ...

Court acquits and discharges Tsatsu Tsikata

He was jailed by an Accra High Court. The Court on Wednesday also set aside the judgment convicting Mr Tsikata for willfully causing financial...
Open Innovations forum and technology show takes place in VDNH exhibition hall in Moscow, Russia, Oct. 28, 2015. Open Innovation Forum kicked off here on Wednesday focusing on future technologies in the modern human society, economy and everyday life. (Xinhua/ Pavel Bednyakov)

Viewpoint: Innovation-driven growth to be highlight of G20 Summit

After the 2008 financial crisis, the global economy entered a period of in-depth adjustment. Today, Japan and Europe, with their negative interest rates, still...

Illicit financial flows costs Africa $ 854 billion – Report

The report said the amount was nearly equivalent to all official development assistance received by the continent during that time and only one third...

ICC approves examination concerning claimed atrocities in Georgia

In October last year, ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda asked for authorization to proceed with an investigation into the situation in Georgia, for war crimes...

Porcupine warriors win SWAG on 14th occasion

Kotoko defeated Ashgold by a lone goal at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi, courtesy Eric Donkor to win the trophy for the 14th...

The Bitter Ghana Agenda Job – Part V

CONCLUDING PART SOCIAL DEMOCRATS, PROBITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY Discerning Ghanaians will agree with me that what people who writes and speaks for the NDC knows doing best...
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The Bitter Ghana Agenda Job – Part IV

(PART FOUR) POLITICAL TALK AND LIES Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo?s track record in the Political arena is second to none and it would be crude...
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Let?s Appreciate What Our Predecessors Have Done

It?s rather unfortunate Ghana after 57 years of independence is still under developed due to BLACK MENTALITY by our Politicians who always take delight...
File photo taken on March 10, 2015 shows former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addresses the press after attending the annual Women's Empowerment Principles event at the UN headquarters in New York, United States. Hillary announced her bid for 2016 presidential election on Sunday. (Xinhua/Niu Xiaolei)

Mrs. Hillary Clinton Joins The 2016 Presidential Train

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Sunday launched her long-awaited second presidential bid and promised to be a champion for ordinary American...
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addresses the press after attending the annual Women's Empowerment Principles event at the UN headquarters in New York on March 10, 2015. Hillary Rodham Clinton, a potential 2016 U.S. presidential contender, on Tuesday defended her use of personal email account for official communications, saying it was "for convenience" and "allowed". (Xinhua/Niu Xiaolei)

Hillary Clinton To Make Public 2016 Campaign

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to make her official 2016 presidential campaign announcement on Sunday, local media reported Thursday. ...
Samia Nkrumah

Samia Nkrumah Sends Goodwill Message To Muslims

Samia Yaba Christina Nkrumah,?born 23 June 1960?is a?Ghanaian?politician and Chairwoman of the?Convention People's Party. In the?2008 parliamentary election, she won the?Jomoro constituency?seat at her...

Did NPP Lose 2008 And 2012 Because Of Nana Addo?

? By: FRANK ODEIFOUR ABABIO I worry in utter dismay, why the ?2008 and 2012 electoral defeats of the NPP is sorely and solely pinned on...