child marriage

Gender Ministry implores queens to lead campaign against child-marriage

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection on Monday implored queens to lead the nationwide campaign against early and forced marriages which are...
John Dramani Mahama

Ex-governing party launches campaign for Ghana’s 2020 elections

Ghana's former ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) party launched its campaign on Wednesday ahead of the elections in December. The party launched...

Murder of Mfantseman MP: NDC suspends campaign

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has suspended its campaign in the Mfantseman constituency to commiserate with the Mew Patriotic Party (NPP) following the...
Mr Ishmael Kofi Turkson

Agona West Independent parliamentary aspirant launches campaign

Mr Ishmael Kofi Turkson, an Independent Parliamentary aspirant for Agona West Constituency, has launched his election campaign with a promise to deepen participatory democracy...
Ghana's political parties

Political Parties to prioritise NCDs as they campaign for Power

The Ghana Non Communicable Disease (NCD) Alliance (GhNCDA) has called on political parties to prioritize the prevention and treatment of NCD and address the...
Environment Cleanup Exercise

Namibia launches annual cleanup campaign

Namibia on Wednesday launched the annual national cleanup campaign amid the COVID-19 epidemic. Minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta officiated...

NDC urges members to participate in voters’ register exhibition

Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, General Secretary, National Democratic Congress (NDC), has called on members and supporters of the Party to actively take part in...
Donald Trump

Trump campaign raises 210 million USD in August, falling short of Biden

U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and joint Republican committees raised 210 million U.S. dollars in August, a monthly record for the president, said Trump's...

“Save lives, Save cost, drive safely” campaign launched in Cape Coast.

A road safety awareness campaign dubbed “Save lives, Save cost, Drive Safely” has been launched in Cape Coast with a call on the cooperate...

U.S. riot-torn city becomes presidential candidates’ campaign platform

by Matthew Rusling After months of limiting or completely avoiding in-person events, both U.S. presidential candidates this week visited...

Biden campaign, Democrats raise US$364.5 million in August

Democratic nominee Joe Biden's presidential campaign and joint fundraising committees raised 364.5 million U.S. dollars in August, the Biden campaign said Wednesday, setting...
Ghana Export-Import Bank (GEXIM)

Ghana Export-Import Bank launches made-in-Ghana 4P campaign

The Ghana Export-Import Bank (GEXIM) has begun a nation-wide campaign dubbed Made-In-Ghana 4P to encourage Ghanaians to support the growth and development of indigenous...
MTN Ghana CEO, Selorm Adadevoh wearing his face mask

MTN steps up COVID fight with new face mask wearing campaign

MTN is adding its voice to the global drive to raise awareness about the importance of wearing face masks with today’s launch of the...
Photo taken on May 29, 2020 shows the live broadcast of U.S. President Donald Trump speaking at a press conference at the White House in Washington D.C.. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that his country is "terminating" its relationship with the World Health Organization. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Trump hits campaign trail after accepting renomination

U.S. President Donald Trump hit the campaign trail on Friday by holding a rally in Londonderry in the northeastern state of New Hampshire, a...

Former Trump adviser Stephen Bannon charged with fraud in border wall fundraising campaign

Stephen Bannon, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign adviser, and three others were charged on Thursday by federal prosecutors with defrauding donors of hundreds...
Ya Na Mahama Abukari Ii Overlord Of Dagbon

Ya-Na urges issues-based election campaign

Ya-Na Mahama Abukari II, the Overlord of Dagbon, has urged political parties to conduct issues-based campaign in the upcoming election to enable the electorate...
100 women in Agribusiness

Campaign to support 100 women in Agribusiness launched

Guzakuza has launched crowdfunding platforms to raise capital to support 100 women in Agribusiness in Africa. The initiative which was outdoored yesterday on Zoom will...

CSIR-IIR intensifies campaign for circular water economy

The Institute of Industrial Research (IIR) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has organised an Open Day as part of its...

Put more money into social protection -Ghanaians demand in new survey ahead of 2020...

The coronavirus pandemic, which is ravaging the world has shown, yet again, the critical need to invest in social protection as a country. As...

Malawi election campaign may worsen COVID-19 spread

When the Malawi Election Commission (MEC) Chairperson, Justice Jane Ansah, officially launched the campaign period for the July 2 fresh presidential poll on May...
Lawyer Jerry Ahmed Shaib

CODA launches ‘Wear Your Mask’ campaign

As part of efforts to help stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in Ghana, the Coastal Development Authority (CODA) has launched a campaign...
Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan To Initiate Campaign To Revive Juvenile Football

Black Stars general captain Asamoah Gyan says he is keen on initiating a campaign to revive colts (juvenile) football in the country. Gyan who benefited...
William Yamoah

Parliamentary aspirant suspends campaign to mourn death of contender’s father

Mr William Yamoah, one of the aspiring parliamentary candidates of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Asante-Akim South Constituency has suspended his campaign. ...
Desertification control staff clear sand off the tracks on the Linhai–Ceke railway in Alashan League, north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Jan.15, 2020. Tang Zhe/People’s Daily Online

Inner Mongolia launches tree-planting campaign to tame desertification

By Wu Yong As temperature rises, more and more places are joining China’s afforestation efforts. This year, north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region is tasked with...

Foundation initiates campaign for 1000 wheelchairs

The Henry Djaba Memorial Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has initiated a campaign to procure and donate 1,000 wheelchairs for physically challenged people in...
John Dramani Mahama

This year’s campaign will be issue based – Former President Mahama

The Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Former President John Dramani Mahama, says his party’s political campaign towards the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary...
blood bank

Kenya launches blood donation campaign to bridge shortfall

Kenya on Wednesday announced plans to collect additional blood from willing donors and distribute it to health facilities experiencing shortage. Kenya National...

Deputy Minister launches campaign on five thematic areas

Mr Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) aspiring Parliamentary candidate for the Sissala East Constituency has launched his campaign agenda focused on...
Climate change

UNDP launches campaign for public opinion on climate change

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Thursday launched a campaign for public opinion, in a bid to bridge the gap between people and...
Plastic Bags

Rwanda launches campaign to cease single-use plastics

Rwanda launched on Wednesday an awareness campaign to cease the use of single-use plastics in the country as stipulated in a law enacted last...