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climate change

African campaigners urge action on climate change

Green advocates drawn from the sub-Saharan African region on Friday renewed call for robust action on the climate crisis in order to hasten post-pandemic...
regional climate action

Global leaders present bold climate action at roundtable

Global leaders presented on Thursday bold climate ambition and urgent demands at the Climate Ambition Roundtable convened by United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres,...
european commission

EU unveils new action plan to tackle racism

The European Commission on Friday unveiled its plan to step up enforcement and raise more awareness about racism, with the ultimate goal being...

Chelsea-Liverpool the main course, while Manchester City, United back in action

There is no doubt Sunday afternoon's clash between Chelsea and Liverpool is the main course of the weekend in the Premier League and an...
National Communications Authority (NCA)

MFWA accuses NCA of deception, threatens legal action

The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has accused the National Communications Authority (NCA) of deceiving the public with regards to  the content of...
Kenyan doctors Photo: The Star/ Monicah Mwangi

Nigerian doctors to commence nationwide strike action amid COVID-19

Resident doctors in Nigeria on Friday announced that it would embark on an indefinite nationwide strike from Monday, as the country continues to battle...
United Nations General Assembly

Niger assumes presidency of UN Security Council for September

Niger, a landlocked country in West Africa, on Tuesday assumed the presidency of the UN Security Council (UNSC) for September, when the 75th...
Tik Tok X

TikTok launch legal action against Trump over ban

Chinese video-sharing app TikTok has gone to court to challenge a ban imposed by US President Donald Trump. President Trump’s executive order prohibits transactions with...
Iran S Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

UN inspections unlikely to dissuade U.S. on Iran sanctions – experts

By Matthew Rusling Iran has agreed to United Nations (UN) inspection of a couple of its nuclear sites. But...
Iran satellite

UN Security Council president says not to take further action over Iran sanctions

The president of the Security Council said Tuesday that he will not take any action on a purported U.S. notification for a "snapback"...
Black Stars

Black Stars to resume action in November 2020

Ghana’s senior national team, the Black Stars will return to action in November, 2020 following the approval of the resumption dates for the 2021...
China-Africa friendship

China-Africa solidarity in action amid COVID-19 fight

For decades, the China-Africa friendship has weathered vicissitudes at every critical juncture. As the two partners jointly tackle the ravaging coronavirus pandemic,...
Rugby Africa

Rugby Africa to announce roadmap to return to action

Rugby Africa will review the continent's activities and competitions on May 28 to announce a new roadmap to return to action, officials said on...
India Flag

Indian government springs into action as 25 new COVID-19 cases detected

by Pankaj Yadav Amid scare posed by the COVID-19 after 25 new cases surfaced over the past two days in the country,...
Gender violence

African lawmakers urge action on sexual violence in urban slums

Lawmakers drawn from the Sub-Saharan Africa region on Wednesday urged governments to enforce punitive legislation and invest in awareness campaigns against sexual violence that...
Ghana Education Service (GES)

The Ghana Education Service: A Call to Action

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right, and raises at first a formidable outcry...
Kenyan Coat of arms

Kenyan campaigners urge action on fair wages to foster cohesion

Kenya should enact policies that promote decent wages for the working masses to reduce inequality and foster cohesion, campaigners said on Friday ahead of...
neglected tropical diseases

African experts urge action on neglected tropical diseases to cut poverty

African health experts on Friday urged governments to channel additional resources towards prevention and treatment of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) that have worsened poverty...
Palestine, Israel

Stop irresponsible rhetoric and action on Palestinian-Israeli conflict – Zhang Jun

A Chinese envoy on Wednesday called for an end to irresponsible rhetoric and action that may further complicate the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. "It...

Messi stars as Barca return to action with 5 against Valladolid

FC Barcelona moved back to the top of the Liga Santander on Tuesday after a 5-1 win at home to Valladolid thanks partly from...

Global Week of Action on SDGs ends with clean-up exercise

Some members of the Ghana Civil Society Organisation (CSOs) platform on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on Friday embarked on a cleanup exercise at the...
Mr Joshua Ansah,

TUC Demands Action on Media Personnel Assault

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) of Ghana has condemned attacks on journalists and media personnel over the years and called for proactive actions from...
Chairman of NMC Kwasi Gyan-Apenteng

NMC Demands Justice for New Times Journalists

The National Media Commission (NMC) has demanded immediate action from the Police Administration against the officers who assaulted staff of the New Times Corporation. A...

NMC Calls For Action On New Times Journalists Assault

The National Media Commission has demanded immediate action from the Police Administration against the officers who assaulted staff of the New Times Corporation. The Commission...
International Womens Day

4-H Ghana Demands Action for More Women in Parliament

4-H Ghana, a positive youth development organisation, has called on Parliament to adopt an affirmative action to ensure an increase in the number of...

China Salesman Film Starring Tyson Soon on The Big Screens

The Chinese action film "China Salesman" starring Li Dongxue, Mike Tyson, Steven Seagal and Janicke Askevold will hit Chinese mainland cinemas next Wednesday, the...
global Menstrual Hygiene

TLG Foundation plans on ways to protect Menstruating girls

The Touching Lives of Girls (TLG) Foundation has called for national action to protect menstruating school girls from stigma as Ghana celebrates global Menstrual...
APA Justice

APA threatens court action against OYSIEC, Gov. Abiola Ajimobi and APC

The African Peoples Alliance (APA) has threatened court action against the Chairman of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC), Governor Abiola Ajimobi and...
The Tema Oil Refinery has been idle for several years

Leadership Crisis At Ghana’s TOR Needs Immediate Action – IES

Institute for Energy Security, IES, has called on the government to pay special attention to the country’s only refinery by addressing the leadership crisis,...
Sexual harassment seems to be on the rise in Kenya's Silicon Savannah. Photo: KenyaForum

Ghana’s chief anti-corruption official urges action against workplace sexual harassment

The chief anti-corruption official of Ghana on Friday called for urgent action against work place sexual harassment in the country. The Director of Anti-Corruption Department...