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AfDB debars Nigerian firm for fraudulent practices

The African Development Bank (AfDB) announced Wednesday it has debarred a Nigerian firm and its affiliates for 36 months with effect from February 23,...
Ghana Police

13 Burkinabes deported, scores of Nigerians yet to go home – Ghana police

Thirteen citizens of Burkina Faso, who illegally entered Ghana, have been deported, the Upper East Regional Police Command has said. The 13...

Ahanta West adjudged best Municipality in proactive disclosure of information

The Ahanta West Municipality in the Western Region has been adjudged the best Municipality in proactive disclosure of information on selected projects under the...
Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, Member of Parliament

MP constructs 100 boreholes in Yendi

Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, Member of Parliament (MP) for Yendi Constituency, has kick-started the construction of 100 boreholes across the Constituency to help curb...

Chiefs must provide land for projects – MCE

Mr Isaac Kwadjo Buabeng, the Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipal Chief Executive, has called on chiefs to make land available to assemblies to...
First Lady

First Lady participates in 8th Merck Africa Asia Luminary 2021

The 8th edition of Merck Foundation Africa Asia Luminary 2021, has opened online, with various African first ladies committing to building stronger partnerships in...
Trades Union Congress of Ghana (TUC-Ghana)

GCMQWU joins the world to mark International Workers ‘Day

The General Construction, Manufacturing and Quarries Workers’ Union (GCMQWU) has urged employers to adhere to safety measures at the workplace and also provide Personal...
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Recomm Consult donates to Nyankrom D/A JHS

Recomm Consult, a Consulting Agency, specialized in Business Advisory and Communication services has donated stationeries worth hundreds of cedis to the Nyankrom D/A...

We will audit toll booths in the country-Roads Minister

The Ministry of Roads and Highways says it will soon audit all toll booths across the country to ascertain their conditions and relevance. ...

NCCE marks constitution week

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) as part of its mandate to encourage constitutionalism, has rolled out series of activities to commemorate...
Galamsey: Soldiers Operation

Galamsey Menace: GAF deploys 200 to remove persons and logistics on water bodies

A special military operation began on Wednesday to remove all persons and logistics involved in mining from Ghana's water bodies. This follows the directive of...

Government is concerned about “unbearable” traffic on Motorway

Mr Kwasi Amoako-Atta, Minister of Roads and Highways says government is concerned over the continuous traffic witnessed on some parts of the Tema Motorway. ...
Galamsey: Soldiers Operation

Ghanaian president orders military action against mining in water bodies

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo ordered the military to take steps to halt mining in water bodies across the country, said a statement...

Evacuate all mining equipment from forest reserves by April 30-Lands Minister directs

Following the suspension of reconnaissance and prospecting activities in all forest reserves by government on April 22, all mining equipment at any forest reserve...

Ahanta West MCE urges inhabitants to promote peace

The cost of maintaining peace in the Ahanta West Municipality is gradually becoming a burden on the coffers of the Assembly. Mrs Henrietta...
Water Crisis

Jagluu Electoral Area bedeviled with water crisis – Assembly Member

Mr Moses Bapile, the Assembly Member for the Jagluu Electoral Area in the Wa West District has bemoaned the water crisis in the...

Malaria still deadly, though treatable and preventable

Mr Samuel Atidzah, Executive Director of GOSANET Foundation, a health NGO in the Adaklu district has said though malaria was preventable and treatable, half...
Mosquito Net

Ensure ventilation for comfortable use of mosquito nets – Health Director

Mr Kwadwo Owusu Ansah, Health Director for Asene Manso Akroso District, has encouraged people to use Long Lasting Insecticide (LLI) mosquito nets to protect...
Water Crisis

Yendi residents advised to treat unwholesome water before drinking

Residents of Yendi Municipality in the Northern Region have been advised to boil polluted untreated water before drinking it to avoid water-borne diseases. Mr Clifford...

Tanoso CHNMTC admits students for certificate and diploma programmes

The Tanoso Community Health Nursing and Midwifery Training College (CHNMTC) in the Tano North Municipality has admitted 253 fresh students for the 2021/2022...

Precision and quality, pre-requisite tools for producing excellent results – DTI

Madam Constance Elizabeth Swaniker, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Design and Technology Institute (DTI), has said that achieving excellent results in any field of...

Wife arrested for inflicting cutlass wounds on husband

Mary Quaye, popularly known as Obaa Yaa is in the grips of the Central Region Police for inflicting cutlass wounds on her husband. ...
09 April 2021, United Kingdom, London: Pharmacist Asha Fowells holds vials of the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine at Copes Pharmacy and Travel Clinic in Streatham, south London. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire/dpa

Malaysia to offer AstraZeneca Covid jab in parallel to main scheme

Malaysia will administer the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine on a voluntary basis and in parallel to the main immunization effort, according to Science Minister Khairy...
A medical official wearing protective gear stands outside an emergency tent, which was installed for patients infected by the suspected coronavirus infection (COVID-19) near a hospital in Czestochowa, Poland March 11, 2020. Grzegorz Skowronek/Agencja Gazeta via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. POLAND OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN POLAND.

Poland outlines plan for gradual easing of virus restrictions in May

Poland plans to gradually re-open the economy and lift coronavirus restrictions in weekly instalments in May, as the number of new coronavirus infections continues...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) speaks at the Chancellery during a press conference after an online meeting with state premiers to discuss how to proceed with the Astrazeneca vaccine. Merkel justified the new age restrictions for Astrazeneca's drug in light of the trust in Corona vaccines Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP POOL/dpa

Merkel calls for dialogue with China in approving Covid vaccines

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged China to engage in dialogue on mutual approval of vaccines to counter the coronavirus pandemic during online talks...

Cambodia alters lockdown rules in capital with zone system

Authorities in Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh have adjusted the city’s lockdown measures, introducing a colour-coded system with varying levels of restrictions. Phnom Penh Deputy Governor...
Photo shows the beautiful scenery of the Wan Chai section of Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong. (Photo by Duan Changzheng/People’s Daily Online)

Hong Kong nightclubs and bars to reopen under ‘vaccine bubble’

Nightclubs, bars and four other types of entertainment establishment are due to reopen in Hong Kong on Thursday, under special 'vaccine bubble' regulations. Secretary for...
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No breakthrough in second attempt to form government in Bulgaria

A second attempt to form a new government has failed in Bulgaria following the election at the beginning of April. Antoaneta Stefanova, candidate for the...
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Nine rebels and one policeman killed in Indonesia’s Papua province

Nine separatist rebels and a policeman were killed in armed clashes in Indonesia's restive province of Papua, police said on Wednesday. Two other policemen were...
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Asian Development Bank forecasts Cambodia GDP to grow 4 percent

Cambodia's gross domestic product (GDP) is set to return to growth in 2021, the Asian Development Bank forecast on Wednesday. Cambodia, which enjoyed annual GDP...