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Lands Minister embarks on aerial tour of River Pra

The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr Samuel Abu Jinapor, on Tuesday, embarked on an aerial (helicopter) tour over the Pra River Basin,...

Two pupils killed by lightning strike in central Tanzania

Two pupils from the same family were killed by lightning strike in Tanzania's central district of Ikungi in Singida region, an official said on...
Health Covid Sensitization

Ablekuma Central sensitises residents on Covid-19

The Ablekuma Central Municipal Assembly on Monday commenced a sensitisation exercise to intensify public education on COVID-19 in the Municipality. The week-long exercise took the...
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South Africa, India and Indonesia join the World Logistics Passport

Global reach of programme aimed at boosting south-south trade expands to span nine countries across three continents 81 anchor tenants have opted into the WLP,...

Traffic accident in central Ethiopia kills at least 11

A traffic accident in Ethiopia's central Oromia regional state has left at least 11 people dead, an Ethiopian official said Friday. Abdurazak...

Organization donates to seven police cells in Kumasi

Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), a global organization predominantly working on justice issues, has donated sanitary items to inmates of some seven police cells...

3 soldiers killed in ambush in central Mali: ministry

Three Malian soldiers were killed and four other injured in an ambush on Wednesday in Boulkessy, a town in Mali's central region of...
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Casualties feared after tanker explosion in central Nigeria: witnesses

A petrol tanker exploded on Wednesday morning in Lokoja, the capital of Kogi state in central Nigeria, with casualties feared, witnesses told Xinhua. ...
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5.7-magnitude quake hits central Mid-Atlantic Ridge — USGS

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 jolted central Mid-Atlantic Ridge at 03:00:15 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Dead Bodies

Eight people found dead in forest in central Tanzania – police

Tanzanian police said on Thursday they had found eight dead bodies in a forest reserve in Tanzania's central region of Tabora. ...

Fire kills 8, injures 5 in central Mozambique

A fire killed eight people and seriously injured five others in central Mozambique early Wednesday, local media reported. The victims are believed...
Photo taken on Nov. 20, 2015 shows Malian soldiers cordoning off streets near Radisson Hotel in Bamako, Mali. At least 80 people taken hostage by unidentified gunmen in Radisson Hotel in the Malian capital Bamako have been freed, according to the Malian security ministry. (Xinhua)

Four Malian soldiers killed in central Mali ambush

Four Malian soldiers were killed on Thursday morning in an ambush in Mali's central region of Mopti, the Malian Armed Forces (FAMa) confirmed...

Bodyguards of South Sudan’s VP killed in road ambush

Six bodyguards of South Sudanese Vice President, James Wani Igga, were killed during a road ambush on Wednesday, an official confirmed on Thursday. ...
Somalia soldiers

Somali army kills 7 al-Shabaab militants in central Somalia

Somali National Army (SNA) backed by AMISOM forces on Wednesday killed seven al-Shabaab militants in an operation on the outskirts of Beledweyn town in...
Ships take shelter at a harbor in Sanmen County of east China's Zhejiang Province, July 11, 2015. The approaching Typhoon Chan-Hom has brought gales and rainstorms to Zhejiang Province, east China, forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled and highways to be closed, local authorities said Saturday. (Xinhua/Xu Yu) (zwx)

A storm appearing along the coastal areas

The Ghana Meteorological Agency on Friday said it has observed that the marine environment of Nigeria stretching into Togo is engulfed by a rainstorm. It...

Ghana confirms 72 more COVID-19 recoveries

Ghana has confirmed 72 more recoveries of COVID-19 patients, bringing the country's total recoveries to 2,070, the Ghana Health Service has announced. The country's total...
World construction forum to be held in Turkey

Chinese firm to resume construction works in central Zambia province

A Chinese construction company has promised to resume construction works at an economic zone in Chibombo district in the Central Province of Zambia. ...

Nestle announces US$3.4 million COVID-19 relief in central, west Africa

Swiss-based international food giant Nestle on Monday announced that it is supporting more than 850,000 vulnerable people in central and west Africa as part...

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases soar to 636

Ghana's COVID-19 cases climb to 636 with 70 new cases confirmed on Tuesday, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) said. Among all the...

Libyan government declares western, central Libya military zones

The UN-backed Libyan government on Wednesday declared Western and Central Libya military zones, banning movement of vehicles without prior permission. "According to...

Death toll in central Uganda’s road accident rises to 12

The number of people who died in the Friday grisly head-on collision in the central Uganda district of Luwero has risen to 12, police...
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Police say 26 killed in central Nigeria attacks

A total of 26 people were killed in recent attacks in Nigeria's central Plateau State, local police said Monday. Up to 190...
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Registration of citizens in central and western sector begins soon – NIA

The National Identification Authority (NIA) would commence the registration of citizens within Western and Western North regions as well as the Central Region. The exercise...
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Massive air defense drills underway in central Iran

Drills, codenamed Guardians of Velayat's Sky-98, entered its second day on Friday in the central Iranian province of Semnan, according to Fars news agency. ...

Mozambique to increase power supply in central, northern regions

Mozambique's national electricity supplier EDM is set to reinforce the capacity of electric power supply in the central and northern regions of the country. ...
NPP Elections

NPP holds parliamentary primary election in four constituencies in Central

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) will on Saturday, September 28, hold parliamentary primary election in four constituencies in the Central Region. Delegates of the party...

Vegetable Farmers Acquire Skills in Effective Pest Management

Some selected vegetables farmers in the Central, Greater Accra and Volta regions have recently received training in integrated pest management (IPM) to enable them...

Central Region chalks impressive success in Malaria vaccination

More than one thousand children under two years have been vaccinated under the new malaria vaccination program being piloted in nine districts of the...
Equity Bank

Kenya’s Equity Bank to expand presence in east, central and southern Africa

Kenya's regional financial institution, the Equity Bank, said on Thursday it plans to extend its presence in east, central and southern Africa. ...
Oil Palm Seedlings

Birim Central: 50,000 oil palm seedlings to farmers

The Birim Central Municipal Assembly will soon supply 50,000 seedlings to 628 farmers to expand their oil palm farms. New farmers have therefore been encouraged...