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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...
Nigeria police

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...
national identification card

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...
Karrar, Iran's most advanced indigenous tank

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...
International Maritime Organisation (IMO)

IMO Believes Ocean Management Promotion is Vital to Ghana’s Development

Mr Jonathan Pace, an official the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), says promoting ocean management is central to Ghana’s development in an environment characterized by...
Gncci Induction

GNCCI Inaugurates New Council and Central Executive Committee

The Ghana National Chambers of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) on Wednesday inducted into office a new Council and Central Executive Committee (CEC) to govern...
Somalia soldiers

AU and UN laments over worsening security situation in Central Mali

The United Nations - African Union (AU) Joint Task Force on Peace and Security has expressed its concern regarding the deteriorating security situation in...

Gambia’s TRRC Commences Its Hearings

Amnesty International’s West and Central Africa Director Evelyne Petrus Barry has said, “The start of the TRRC hearings is an important initial step towards...

More than 100 houses destroyed by earthquake in central Mozambique

A magnitude-5.5 earthquake which on Saturday morning hit the central Mozambican province of Manica has destroyed 108 houses, local authorities said on Sunday. ...

1,500 Cocoa Farmers Training On Integrated Approach To Pest And Disease Management

Conservation Alliance with funding from Rainforest Alliance-UTZ has organized series of trainings for cocoa farmers within the Kakum, Bia and Enchi landscapes in the...
Photo shows police standing by during the riots in Bujumbura, Burundi, April 26, 2015. (Xinhua/Reuters)

Burundi: thunder strike kills 3

Three people were killed and 18 others were injured in a thunder strike on Saturday in central Burundi, police said on Sunday. The thunder strike...

Many Physicians lack knowledge on nutritional counselling

Boston University (USA) and MedInscribe in collaboration with Nestlé Nutrition Institute (NNI) have held a convocation and symposium in Accra for 35 Health Care...

Wildlife Clubs Ghana Review Activities Of Clubs

Leaders of Wildlife Clubs Ghana (WCG) have reviewed activities of the past 30 years of clubs in schools and charted a new roadmap for...
Wildlife Division

Stakeholders urged to embed environmental activities in children

Mr Eric Lartey, the Executive Director of the Wildlife Society Council (WSC), has urged educationists and community leaders to imbibe in children, good environmental...
World bank

Ghana’s Parliament Approves Special Drawing Rights

Parliament on Thursday approved a financing agreement between Ghana and the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank Group for 32 million dollars...
Samsung-led flat screen television

Ghana Switches To Digital Broadcasting In 2018

All is almost set for Ghana to switch over successfully to the world digital platform by next year as required by the Geneva 2006...
Local Government Service

HRM In Assemblies Charged To Adopt Professional Ethics

Dr Nana Ato Arthur, Head of the Office of the Local Government Service (LGS) has called on Human Resource Managers (HRM) in the various...
climate change

Inadequate Grassroot Participation Hindering Climate Change Efforts

The REDD+ Government and Finance Integrity for Africa Project, has ended with limited capacity at the grassroot level being identified as a major gap...

Taskforce Wants Harsher Sentence For Illegal Miners

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on galamsey activities in the country has secured...