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AGRA joins the rest of the world to commemorate World Food Day

The COVID-19 pandemic struck Ghana at a time when the country was grappling with youth unemployment, effects of climate change, and 2.5million people (5%...
Nigerian Police

Uganda arrests security officers after fire guts country’s top university

Ugandan police have arrested security officers who were on duty when a fire gutted Makerere University, Uganda's top university on early Sunday, a...
Southern African Development Community (SADC)

Zimbabwe Ruling Party Says There is No Crisis in the Country

Neighboring South African ANC delegation visits Harare for high-level talks on attempts to destabilize the SADC region Over the last two decades the western imperialist...
Agriculture Produce

Cuban agriculture official says country bets on organic farming to increase national food production

by Yosley Carrero Organic farming occupies a key position in the Cuban government's strategy to increase national food production, a high-ranking official at...
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World Bank appoints new country director for Kenya

The World Bank announced on Monday it has appointed Keith Hansen as the new country director for Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, and Uganda effective Sept....

Zambia conducts fourth survey on access to financial services

Players in Zambia's financial sector have embarked on a survey aimed at establishing the access to financial services in the country, the central bank...
Photo taken in Brussels of Belgium on March 16, 2020 shows World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus speaking at a virtual press conference held in Geneva, Switzerland. More cases and deaths of COVID-19 have now been reported in the rest of the world than in China, the chief of the WHO said here on Monday, noting that a rapid escalation of the coronavirus cases has been seen in the past week. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

No country can just pretend pandemic is over – WHO chief

The World Health Organization (WHO) wants to see children returning to school and people returning to the workplace, but at the same time, no...
Nigerian police

6 killed as armed group, security clash in South East Nigeria

The Nigerian police on Monday confirmed six people were killed following a clash between a local rebel group and security operatives in the country's...
illegal immigrants

67 illegal immigrants rescued off western Libyan coast

The Libyan Interior Ministry said Thursday that 67 illegal immigrants have been rescued off Abu Kammash, a town some 120 km west of...
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Britain allocates US$33 million for most vulnerable in Lebanon

British Ambassador to Lebanon Chris Rampling said on Thursday that Britain allocated 25 million pounds (about 33 million USD) to help the most vulnerable...

Ghana’s confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 43,000

Ghana registered 101 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, bringing the caseload to 43,094, according to the latest government update. ...
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Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide

The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at...

What A Funny Country We Live in

Students in some Senior High Schools in Ghana expressed their frustrations over how difficult some of their WASSCE papers were, the actions of these...
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The EC is Back to Square One but Ghana Should Move Forward

10th August 2020, Accra. In this statement, IMANI will go over the claims and the evidence step by step to kill this pernicious idea...

GCB donates GHC100,000.00 to Upper West Health Directorate

The Management of GCB Bank Limited has approved a donation of GHc100,000.00 for the fight against cerebrospinal meningitis (CMS) and COVID-19 in the Upper...
A plane flies in the sky with the U.S. national flags in the foreground in Washington, D.C., the United States, on July 21, 2020. U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday afternoon that the coronavirus pandemic in the United States will probably "get worse before it gets better." More than 3.8 million people in the United States have infected with the virus, with more than 141,000 deaths, according to a count by Johns Hopkins University, as some states, including Florida, are seeing a surge in cases. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. COVID-19 deaths near 150,000 amid calls to shut down country

The death toll from COVID-19 in the United States has neared 150,000 with daily deaths continuously passing 1,000, while some health experts are calling...
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DRC announces lifting of state of health emergency across country

The state of health emergency against the COVID-19 pandemic across the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will be lifted from Wednesday, President Felix Tshisekedi...

South Sudan and FAO launch project to tackle animal disease

South Sudan's Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on Tuesday launched a...
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Namibia’s US$5.4 billion development expenditure positions country as a regional hub

Namibia's development expenditure of 90 billion Namibian dollars (5.4 billion U.S. dollars) in 30 years has strategically positioned it as a southern Africa transport...
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CSOs call on President Nana Akufo-Addo to reconsider his decision on Auditor General’s...

Over five hundred CSOs across the country have described the President's decision to ask the Auditor General to proceed on a as regrettable and...
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Factor Artisans in your policy formulations: AAG to g’ovts

We all know the importance of Artisans to every economy. Their projects can be valuable form of grassroots development for indigenous people, simultaneously serving...

NFPA throws support behind government to salvage the vulnerable in society

The UNFPA Deputy Country Representative for Ghana, Dr. Agnes Ntibanyurwa, has stated that UNFPA remains committed to support government to explore innovative means to...
Jean Mensa, Chairperson of the Electoral Commission

Who is the EC Serving, Government or Country?

It is important that every country’s electoral commission is seen as free fair and credible an organisation to be trusted well enough to be...

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...
On April 23, technicians assemble high-tech industrial robot in a factory at Ma’anshan, Anhui Province. Wang Wensheng / People’s Daily Online

China likely to emerge from virus-triggered downturn as strongest growing country in the world

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted economic growth in an unprecedented way not only in China but around the world. Despite the global downturn,...
Gcb Donates Veronica Buckets To Sanitation Ministry

GCB donates veronica buckets to Sanitation Ministry

GCB Bank has presented 100 veronica buckets and their accessories to the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources as part of the Bank’s commitment...
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All coronavirus information open to every country from beginning – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday said that it has been worked closely with experts from the United States, especially after the coronavirus...
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Teenage Pregnancy, Still a Prevalent Challenge in the Country

It is not surprising that teenage pregnancy, one of the social issues in both developed and developing countries has received much attention in recent...
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks during the international conference on "Unilateralism and International Law" in Tehran, Iran, Oct. 21, 2019. Zarif said on Monday that the United States has created tension in the Middle East region, official IRNA news agency reported. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

Iran FM calls for Afghan parties’ unity to restore peace, stability

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday called for unity among Afghan political parties and establishment of peace and stability in the country,...
Photo taken on March 20, 2020 shows an empty street in San Francisco, California, the United States. California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Thursday evening a statewide stay-at-home order for the most populous U.S. state in response to the rapid spread of COVID-19. Newsom asked all nearly 40 million Californians to stay home unless it is absolutely necessary to head out. (Xinhua/Wu Xiaoling)

U.S. becomes country with most COVID-19 cases, highest death toll

The United States has surpassed Italy in the total number of deaths from COVID-19 on Saturday, becoming the country with the most confirmed cases...