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Kassim Majaliwa

Tanzanian PM orders creation of database for bridge engineers

Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa on Tuesday ordered relevant authorities to create a special database for engineers dealing with construction of bridges. ...
FILE PHOTO: Men walk past electricity pylons as they return from work in Orlando, Soweto township, South Africa March 18, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo

Zambia’s power utility says to reduce load shedding during festive season

Zambia's power utility said on Tuesday that it will reduce load shedding hours during the festive season. Zesco Limited Public Relations Manager...

Chinese technology modernizing Kenya’s housing sector

Chinese technology is playing a critical role in modernizing Kenya's housing sector, the industry said on Tuesday. Daniel Mugendi, chairman of Nairobi-based...
Railway Project

Namibia’s rail operator unable to meet wage increases due to financial constraints

Namibia's national railway service provider, TransNamib is unable to meet any wage increases at the company at this particular time, Chief Executive Officer Johny...
Mozambique's President Filipe Jacinto Nyusi speaks at the Sustainable Development Summit at United Nations headquarters in New York, the United States, Sept. 26, 2015. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) (lrz)

Mozambican president announces capture of aide-de-camp to leader of Renamo Military Junta

Mozambique's Defense and Security Forces (FDS) captured three armed men from the "Military Junta", a dissident faction from Renamo, among whom an aide-de-camp to...

Namibian taxi drivers turning weak link in COVID-19 fight as cases surge

Festus Adams, a 38-year-old taxi driver, sits in his car, picking up passengers along the road in Namibia's capital Windhoek, for him and his...

At least 17 killed in central Nigeria road accident

At least 17 people were confirmed killed after two buses collided in Nigeria's central region on Tuesday, a local official said. Solomon...
Professor Elvis Asare Bediako

UENR holds fifth congregation

The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) has held its fifth congregation ceremony to award degrees and diplomas to a total of 1,347...
Nana Addo

President to firm-up school reopening after Cabinet meeting on December 30

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is receiving briefings from COVID-19 Technical Taskforce on limited school re-openings and would make a firm decision on school...
Ghana Investment Promotion Centre Gipc

GIPC: Opportunity Fund Initiative Form is a scam

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has cautioned the public to disregard the circulation of any form titled: “Opportunity Fund” supposedly an application form...
Business Development

NBSSI supporting business growth in UWR

Mr Mohammed Moomin, the Upper West Regional Manager of the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI), said his outfit is working to help...

NPP to hold National Christian Thanksgiving Service

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) will on Sunday, December 27, organise an interdenominational national Christian thanksgiving service at the Forecourt of the State House,...
Education Biriwa Nvti

“Extend free SHS to Vocational and Rehabilitation Institutes”

Mr Samuel Kwashie Amegbor, Manager of Biriwa National Vocational Training and Rehabilitation Institute has called on the Government to extend the Free Senior High...

CoST Procurement Engineers validate assurance findings

Engineers with the various District Assemblies have been called upon to enhance monitoring and supervision on contracts to ensure that contractors delivered on projects...
Ms Sarah Afful

YEA cautions youth against Christmas excesses

The Youth Employment Agency (YEA) has advised Ghanaian youth to celebrate the Christmas in moderation, devoid of misdeeds that will ruin their lives. They must...
Commodities Prices

Commodities prices increase in the wake of festive season

Traders in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis have attributed the marginal price increase of foodstuffs and other commodities to the outbreak of COVID-19 and the festive...
Gladson Awako

Gladson Awako eyes Black Stars call up

Accra Great Olympics midfielder Gladson Awako is determined to break into the Black Stars with his outstanding performance in this season's Ghana Premier League. ...
Sekondi Takoradi Marathon

Who wins the 2020 Sekondi-Takoradi Marathon?

The 2020 Sekondi-Takoradi Marathon may be the first of its kind in the Western Region of Ghana, but has in the last three months...
Smock Weavers

Smock Weavers in Bolgatanga bemoan low patronage ahead of Christmas

Smock Weavers in the Bolgatanga Central market are complaining of poor patronage of smocks ahead of this year's Christmas festivities. ...
kidnapped in Nigeria

JUST IN: Gunmen kill 7, abduct 4 in northern Nigeria

Authorities in Nigeria's northern state of Kaduna on Tuesday said a group of unidentified gunmen attacked the Gbaja community in the state and killed...
Ccth Inauguration

Health Minister inaugurates Cape Coast Hospital board

Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, Minister of Health (MoH) on Tuesday inaugurated the board of the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital (CCTH) charging them to prioritize client...
Women Empowerment

GLOWDEP commits to promote women economic empowerment

The Global Women Development Promoters (GLOWDEP), a non-profit gender-focused organisation, has reiterated its commitment to promote women's economic empowerment through Entrepreneurship Savings and Loans...
Social Sustainable Csos

IDEG advocates for state funding of CSOs

As donor support for civil society dwindles, Mr Kwesi Jonah, a Senior Research Fellow, Ghana Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG), is advocating state funding...
Western Togoland Lawyer

Fake Lawyer in Secessionists trial remanded

Dennis Seyram Benson, who allegedly posed as lawyer for some alleged secessionists in some courts has been remanded into Police custody by the Kaneshie...
Western Togoland Lawyer

Fake lawyer and 21 secessionists back in court

The alleged fake lawyer who was nabbed for representing some secessionists in court was on Tuesday charged together with the other accused in the...
Madam Justina Owusu Banahene

Sunyani MCE inaugurates Abesim Zonal Council

Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene, the Sunyani Municipal Chief Executive has inaugurated the Abesim Zonal Council of the Assembly, with a call on members to actively...
Sekonde Bronya

Connect FM organizes “Sekonde Bronya”

Media General, owners of Connect FM in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis has organized a weeklong trade fair at Sekondi to offer traders and buyers...
Accident Aflao

Five killed, many injured in accident on Accra-Aflao highway

An accident on the Aflao- Accra highway has claimed five lives while several other passengers reported being injured in a head-on collision accident. The report...

Court remands trio for allege robbery of Keta MP-elect

Three persons have been remanded by a Ho Circuit Court for alleged robbery and assault on Mr Kwame Dzudzorli Gakpey, the Member of Parliament-elect...

Graduates urged to be agents of change

Graduates have been urged to be agents of change in the real world after completing school. "The purpose of education is to empower an individual...