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U.S. manufacturing growth unexpectedly slows in April

Growth in U.S. manufacturing activity unexpectedly slowed in the month of April, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on...
Kadjebi Covid-19

Kadjebi records 62 COVID-19 cases between January and April

The Kadjebi District in the Oti Region has recorded 62 COVID-19 cases, 55 recoveries and seven in isolation between January and April this year. The...
Dr Kwaku Afriyie

We will make science and technology part of the Ghanaian – Minister

Dr Kwaku Afriyie, the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, says the Ministry was embarking on an agenda to make science and technology...
An electronic screen shows the trading data at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, on Jan. 27, 2020. U.S. stocks ended significantly lower on Monday. The Dow fell 1.57 percent to 28,535.80, the S&P 500 decreased 1.57 percent to 3,243.63, and the Nasdaq dropped 1.89 percent to 9,139.31. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

Ghana: How to start online trading

Online trading is increasing in popularity as more people seek additional and convenient income options. To assist beginners kick off their trading journeys, Dany...
Black young woman doing shopping in a store

France consumer confidence stable in April

France's consumer confidence remained unchanged in April, defying expectations for an easing, preliminary data from the statistical office INSEE showed Wednesday. The consumer confidence index...
Forge Academy hosts breakfast with Finnish Embassy

Forge Academy hosts breakfast with Finnish Embassy to address Digital Divide in Southern Africa

Forge Academy, South Africa’s first fully inclusive 4IR lab hosted a Digital Divide breakfast at their digital laboratory at The Gantry in Fourways, Gauteng. ...
School Anniversary

Legal education institutions urged not to compromise on quality training

A Supreme Court Judge has stressed the need for legal education and training institutions to stick to the age-old quality professional legal training regime...
Commodity Markets Outlook

Commodity Markets Outlook: April 2021

Path of commodity prices depends on pace of recovery and containment of COVID-19 Commodity prices continued their recovery in the first quarter of 2021 and...

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...
Football for Friendship

Football for Friendship launches application process for participation in its Ninth Season

Today, Gazprom International Children’s Social Programme Football for Friendship (F4F) announced the launch of the application process for children and young people from all...
FILED - Anyone with a history of overreaction to certain medications may want to seek advice from an allergy specialist before receiving a coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Peter Kneffel/dpa

Vaccinations and the COVID-19 Surges from Africa to the United States

An African Union conference on pharmaceutical manufacturing comes amid more waves of the pandemic internationally As the world experiences another spike in COVID-19 infections, the...

Natives of Sefwi demand employment quota at Kinross Chirano Gold Mines

Members of a pressure group, ‘Coalition of Concerned Natives of Sefwi Land’ in the Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai Municipality of the Western North Region, have picketed at...
Ghana Hackathon

Forge Academy students participate in successful tri-continental hackathon

Students from Forge Academy, South Africa’s first fully inclusive Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) laboratory, recently took part in a tri-continental hackathon between students from...
Farmers Drying their cocoa beans in the Eastern Region

1ST Virtual Thematic Roundtable Dialogues on Sustainable Cocoa Production

Social sustainability of Cocoa production is at the heart of the first virtual thematic roundtable organised in the framework of the National Dialogue on...
Cocoa Farmers

EU warns Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire over possible ban of cocoa into EU markets

The European Union (EU) has threatened Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire with a law that could ban Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire from exporting cocoa beans...

Fintech CEO: Akon’s African Crypto Utopia Deserves Conceptual Consideration

Today, Quartz Africa released an article focused on the Senegalese-American singer Akon who developed plans to build futuristic hub in Africa, which was powered...
MP Tour

MP for Bibiani tours departments and Agencies in Bibiani Municipality

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai Constituency, Mr Alfred Obeng-Boateng has paid a working visit to a number of Government Institutions and Agencies...

Badminton players want attention from the government

Rabiatu Ofoli and Prospera Nantuo, winners of the 2021 National Badminton Doubles Under-35 Tournament have called on the government to give equal attention to...

The year of roads, myths or reality?

An expository tour of Accra brought to memory the old song literally translated “movement across has exposed me to things”. ...
Ho Airport

Schedule commercial flights to Ho begins second week in April – Minister

Mr Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, Minister of Transport has announced that tentatively scheduled commercial flights to the Ho Aerodrome would start in two weeks barring...
Ghana Beach Volleyball

ERVA to engage stakeholders on April 15th

The Eastern Region Volleyball Association (ERVA) is set to engage stakeholders to find possible ways of advancing the sport in the region amidst the...
Economics Afreximbank Payment

Afreximbank to pilot Pan-African Payments and Settlements System in April

The President of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Prof. Benedict Oramah and the Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Mr. Wamkele...
National Lottery Authority (NLA

National Lottery Authority fails to pay big wins since April

It has emerged that the National Lottery Authority (NLA) has failed to pay big ticket wins since April, last year, leaving winners in total...

Trump expects coronavirus vaccine to be available for “every American” by April

U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that the United States would produce enough coronavirus vaccine doses for "every American" by April 2021. ...

UNECA says intra-Africa exports decline by 17 percent in April due to COVID-19

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) on Friday said that the level of intra-Africa exports declined by 17 percent in April...
Ethiopian Airline

Over 27,700 migrant Ethiopians return home since April amid COVID-19 pandemic – IOM

More than 27,700 Ethiopian migrants have been repatriated home since April this year, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. Between April 1 and August...

Ireland’s population estimated at 4.98 million by end of April

Ireland's total population was estimated at 4.98 million as of the end of April 2020, up nearly 5 percent when compared with the April...

Nigeria’s inflation rises to 12.34 percent in April

Nigeria's inflation rose to 12.34 percent year on year in April, according to data released Thursday by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). ...

Namibia records lowest inflation rate in April

Namibia's annual inflation rate in April slowed to 1.6 percent from 4.5 percent recorded in April 2019, the government said Thursday. According...
Toyota Prius Hybrid Vehicles

Namibia’s new vehicle sales contract by 93.4 percent in April

Namibia only managed to sell a total of 50 new vehicles in April, representing a 93.4 percent contraction from the 759 vehicles sold in...