Tanzania to translate over 400 laws into Kiswahili

Tanzania's Ministry of Constitutional and Legal Affairs (MoCLA) has given guidelines to all government ministries and institutions over the translation of 450 laws from...
African Union headquarters

African arts, culture, heritage to take center stage in upcoming AU Summit

The 34th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) will take place from Feb. 6...
Ghanaian students give performances themed on traditional Chinese culture in Accra, Ghana, May 3, 2019. (Xinhua/Xu Zheng)

Zimbabwean school enhances Africa-China ties by bridging language and culture gap

by Tafara Mugwara and Zhang Yuliang As China's economic clout continues to grow exponentially, many parents in Zimbabwe increasingly...
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Zimbabwean school enhances Africa-China ties by bridging language and culture gap

by Tafara Mugwara and Zhang Yuliang As China's economic clout continues to grow exponentially, many parents in Zimbabwe increasingly want their...
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir (L, front) shakes hands with Mohamed Hamdan Daqlu, Deputy Chairman of Sudan's Sovereign Council in Juba, capital of South Sudan, Dec. 10, 2019. Mohamed Hamdan Daqlu has reiterated Sudanese government's commitment to achieving peace in the country, the council said on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Denis Elamu)

UN chief calls for efforts to promote culture of peace

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called for efforts to promote the culture of peace, saying such efforts are more important than ever...
Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai (3rd R) meets with leaders of the U.S. Jewish organizations at the Chinese embassy in Washington, the United States, Feb. 26, 2020. The U.S. Jewish community has voiced its support in an open letter for "their friends in the Chinese American and Chinese communities" against xenophobia over the novel coronavirus outbreak. David Bernstein, president and CEO of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA), delivered the letter signed by 87 Jewish organizations across America to Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai on Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by Ting Shen/Xinhua)

Driving up U.S.-China confrontation won’t slow down China’s development – ambassador Cui

Fueling a confrontation between the U.S. and China will not slow down China's development as external pressure will only lead to a stronger, more...

CADeP calls for a change of culture with COVID-19

The Center for Africa Development and progress (CADeP) has called on Ghanaians to change their cultures in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic to...
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China welcomes tourism, consumption rebound under strengthened COVID-19 containment

The upcoming five-day International Labor Day holiday will be a "Golden Week" for tourism and consumption since China entered the phase of regular epidemic...
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Sai Wine Cafe opens in Accra.

In 2015, Ghana’s first wine café Sai Wine opened in Labone, Accra. Sai Wine introduced a new lifestyle and culture to Ghanaians which included...

Students urged to practice keep fit and hygienic living culture

Students in Ghana have been advised to cultivate habits that will make them safe and live longer as well as make the nation a...

African Tradition and Culture not evil – Prof. Drolor Bosso Adamatey I

Professor Drolor Bosso Adamatey 1, King of Kordiabe and Suapolor of the Shai state, on Tuesday said, African tradition and culture were not...
Cameroon and Chad

PM stresses importance of culture in promoting peace, unity in Cameroon

Cameroon's Prime Minister Joseph Dion Ngute on Tuesday stressed on the need to use culture to promote peace and unity in the face of...

Our Reading Culture is Fast Declining – Prof. Yitah

Professor Helen Yitah, Head of the Department of English, at the University of Ghana-Legon, has observed that reading among students, especially those in Senior...
Alhaji Hammed Abubakari Yussif

MCE for Yendi Demands Adherence to Maintenance Culture

Alhaji Hammed Abubakari Yussif, the Yendi Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) has called on the people of various communities in the Yendi Municipality to cultivate...
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Functionality of Culture and Creative Arts Industry Must Work with Streamlined Policies

Panellists at a roundtable on “the role of artistes in the process of transformation” have called on the Government to streamline policies and ensure...
AFP/File / Lionel Bonaventure Facebook, in its twice-annual "transparency report," says the number of items "restricted" for violating local laws more than doubled compared to the prior six-month period, to 55,827

UK Parliament Tackles Facebook

Facebook has come in for strong criticism from British Members of Parliament (MPs), as the authorities attempt to reduce the immense influence of social...

Religion, Culture Could Enhance Ghana’s Developmental Goals

A traditional ruler has called for effective collaboration between religion and traditional culture to promote acceptable socio-cultural and moral values in society. Nana Adu Ameyaw...

Grange School Lagos Celebrates Its 58th Independence Day

Nigeria’s leading British School, Grange School Lagos, has celebrated Independence Day in a Grand Style by saluting the nation and its freedom fighters on the...

S&D Groups In European Parliament To Hold Global Progressive Civil Society Forum In Ghana

On the 28th and 29th of September, the Global Progressive Forum, an initiative from the S&D Group, will be holding the Global Progressive Civil...

Queen Mother campaigns for the use of local pots

Nana Dawa Asiedua II, the Queenmother of Obomeng, has advised Ghanaians to adopt the use of locally manufactured pots such as earthenware bowl ‘Ayowa’,...

China reiterate commitment to Ghana

Mr Zhou Yuxiao, Ambassador of the Forum for China Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), has reiterated China’s longstanding commitment to its relations with Africa, and Ghana,...

GIPC seeks to be an anchor of Ghana’s investment

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) would be in the long-term transformed into an economic development agency to create its operational efficiency, Mr Yofi...
Domestic Violence

Gov’t of Ghana urged to reconstitute Domestic Violence Board

Madam Afua Addotey, the Board Chairperson, Women in Law and Development Africa (WiLDAF-Ghana), has called on government to reconstitute the Domestic Violence Management Board...
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Upper East Regional Museum Appeals To Gov’t

Mr Francis Cofie Ayi Amu, the Curator of the Upper East Regional Museum, has appealed to government to construct a gallery for the regional...

Second Edition Of African Bikini and Accessories Fashion Launched

The Street Fashion Train Limited in Collaboration with the National Commission on culture (NCC) and the National Theatre launched this year’s edition of the...
Kakum National Park

Minister Applauds Managers Of Kakum National Park

Mrs Catherine Abelema Afeku, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts has applauded the Ghana Heritage Conservation Trust (GHCT), managers of the Canopy Walkway...

Tourism Ministry Joins Africa 1 Media and Godwin Tom for Entrepreneurs Masterclass

As part of Government support and efforts to better our Arts & Entertainment sector, the Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Creative Arts has joined...

Nigeria vows to promote reading culture

The Nigerian government Thursday reaffirmed its commitment to the promotion of reading culture in the country. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, who made this known...

Ghana Marine Drive Project Attracts Several Prospective Investors

Numerous institutions and individual investors have expressed keen interest in partnering government to develop the multi million dollar Marine Drive project in Accra, for...

USAID Unveils Its New Reading Project

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has partnered the Ministry of Education to increase the rate of reading among children, under...