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Global leaders and champions declare ‘Zero Malaria Starts with Me’ on World Malaria Day

From country and business leaders to sports and cultural stars, new champions across the African continent and beyond joined the Zero Malaria Starts with...
Rescuers retrieve bodies of victims following a ferry accident in Narayanganj, Bangladesh, April 5, 2021. The death toll of Sunday's ferry sinking in the Shitalakkhya River near Bangladesh's capital Dhaka has risen to 26 Monday afternoon, after another 21 bodies were retrieved, an official said. (Xinhua)

Bangladesh ferry accident death toll rises to 26

(dpa ) – At least 26 people have been died after a passenger ferry was hit by a cargo vessel sank in a Bangladeshi...
Covid Vaccine

Two Districts in Central Region to benefit from COVID-19 vaccination

Two Districts in the Central Region have been selected to benefit from the first phase of the COVID-19 vaccination scheduled to begin on March...
Child Casualties

Report: 26,000 child casualties between 2005 and 2019 in Afghanistan

The conflicts in Afghanistan have killed and wounded 26,025 children between 2005 to 2019, Britain-based charity Save the Children said in a report released...

Nigerian security frees 26 kidnapped road officials from gunmen in central state

Nigerian security forces have freed 26 members of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) who were kidnapped by gunmen a few days ago in...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

Morocco reports 2,157 new COVID-19 cases, 26 more deaths

Morocco reported 2,157 new COVID-19 cases and 26 deaths on Wednesday, raising the tally of infections to 77,878 and the death toll to 1,453. ...

Eschew complacency, work harder for victory – Obiri Boahen

Lawyer Nana Obiri Boahen, the Deputy General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has urged members and supporters of the Party to eschew...

Cholera outbreak kills 26 in Somalia since January

An outbreak of cholera and acute watery diarrhea in Somalia had killed 26 people in the past six months, a UN health agency said...
Nigerian military

At least 26 gunmen killed in Nigeria military raids

At least 26 gunmen were confirmed killed during raids by the Nigerian military in the country's northwest region, said a defense spokesman on Saturday. ...

Ghana provides over 26,000 safe toilets for households, institutions

The Ghanaian government has provided 26,638 safe toilet facilities for households and institutions in deprived communities. Patrick Boamah, deputy minister for sanitation...
yellow fever vaccination campaign

Death toll rises to 26 in south Nigeria yellow fever outbreak

The death toll of a yellow fever outbreak in Nigeria's southeastern state of Ebonyi has risen to 26, the World Health Organization (WHO) has...
Sudan Transitional Military Council leaders in Khartoum

Sudanese Transitional Process Impeded by Domestic and International Factors

The breaking up of the sit-in outside military headquarters and the intervention of the African Union has not brought stability to this oil-producing state With...
Alhaji Hammed Abubakari Yussif

MCE for Yendi Demands Adherence to Maintenance Culture

Alhaji Hammed Abubakari Yussif, the Yendi Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) has called on the people of various communities in the Yendi Municipality to cultivate...
Two Pilots

Two Pilots ready for April 26 Premiere

The much anticipated comic movie ''The Two Pilots'' is set to be premiered at the National Theater on Friday, April 26. The ''Two Pilots'' in...
Bank of Ghana

Ghana’s Financial and Insurance Sector is in Crisis

Ghana’s financial system underwent rapid growth and major transformation over the last two decades, which brought new opportunities and risks. Government implemented reforms to...

Small-scale rice farmers need enabling environment to produce

Dr Michael Azebeokhai Nasamu, the Regional Consultant for the Coalition for African Development (CARD) has appealed to the government to create an enabling environment...

Children’s Literature Forum on Inclusive Education Held

Students at a day’s forum Dubbed: Using children’s literature to foster inclusivity in Basic School,” have called on people who have the perception that...

Amnesty International Bash Israel Over Cruel Deportation Style

Israel’s policy of deporting African asylum-seekers to two unnamed African countries is an abdication of its responsibility to refugees and an example of the...
Kwame Nkrumah leaving prison, Feb. 1951

Africa in Review 2017: Reinforced Neo-colonialism and the Imperative of Continental Unity

From Togo and Cameroon to the DRC and South Sudan, the African masses need concerted action to halt underdevelopment and dependency A monumental democratic movement...

Hearing on Aisha Huang’s variation of bail fixed for Dec, 6

An Accra High Court has fixed December 6, to rule on a motion for variation of bail conditions filed by Aisha Huang and four...

26 Togolese Granted Bail After Demonstrating In Ghana

An Accra Circuit Court has granted bail to 26 Togolese nationals arrested for conspiracy to commit crime to wit failing to notify police and...
Togo masses standoff with security forces

Viewpoint: Gnassingbe regime unleashes deadly force in effort to stall political reforms

Death Toll Mounts in Togolese Governmental Repression of Mass Demonstrations Four people were reportedly killed by security forces during demonstrations organized by opposition forces on...
AFRICOM in the Sahel

Viewpoint: United States Imperialist Aims Exposed in Niger

Killing of four soldiers illustrates rising militarism across the continent There has been no substantive discussion within the United States corporate and government controlled media...

Achille Mbembe to Dissect African Borders at AfDB Seminar

Renowned African historian, philosopher and , political scientist, Joseph Achille Mbembe will be the key speaker of the 21st edition at the African Development...
Open Defecation

Nandom District Tops Open Defecation Free League Table

So far, 324 communities have been declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) out of a total number of 1196 communities in the Upper West Region...

UN agency says 26,000 Somali refugees affected by U.S. travel ban

About 26,000 Somali refugees, who fled to Kenya from fighting in their country and had planned to resettle in the United States, are now...

Somali Pirates set free 26 hostages

An Omani-flagged fishing vessel FV Naham 3 was hijacked south of the Seychelles in March 2012, according to John Steed, a regional coordinator of...

Doctor reveals prostate cancer death has increased in Nigeria

Founder and President of Men’s Health Foundation (MHF)- Ghana & Nigeria, Professor Dr. Raphael Nyarkotey Obu, has revealed that twenty six (26) Nigerian men...

McCarthy formerly of England’s U-21 Joins Southampton

McCarthy is likely to play second fiddle to England international goalie Fraser Forster. "We now have two quality English goalkeepers who have...

Eastern Pakistan toxic sweets death toll increases to 26

Samaa TV said that 10 people are still being treated at Nishtar hospital of neighboring Multan district, where several of them are said to...