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Street Children

Zambia government embarks on program to help street children

Jackson Fumbe is a 12-year-old boy who is usually found at one busy road junction in Lusaka, the country's capital. Jackson and...
Dsp Effia Tenge

Septic tank traps two to death on Boxing Day

The Police is investigating the death of two persons whose bodies were found in a septic tank at Amasaman near Accra. A third person, Felix...
Diana Kumbetel

Meet Diana Kumbetel, the amputated long distance runner

Being a successful athlete in long-distance running requires utilising your upper body movement and improving your muscle balance but for 18-year-old physically challenged Diana...

Holiday Fun at La pleasure beach

Beaches in Greater Accra on Monday witnessed a rather dramatic turnout amid COVID-19 anxieties with some presence of security personnel to ensure peace and...

Chattering sea waves welcomes revelers at Chorkor Beach

The chattering sea waves welcome revelers to the serene Chorkor Beach in the Ablekuma South Constituency as they joyfully jumped in and walked around...
Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Unmask identities of culprits behind issuance of threats on lives of journalists-Oppong Nkrumah

Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has called on security agencies to swiftly investigate complaints of threats on the lives of journalists and bring the...
Ghana's political parties

Political parties must work together to build TNMA-Kessie

The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Tarkwa-Nsuaem, Mr Benjamin Kessie, has appealed to the two leading political parties, the New Patriotic Party and the...
Mrs Patricia Ofosua Tweneboah

Women urge to remain agents of change

Mrs Patricia Ofosua Tweneboah, the Deputy General Secretary of the Health Services Workers' Union (HSWU) has urged women to thrive in all fields and...
Manasseh Azure Awuni

GJA asks Police to investigate death threats against Manasseh, others

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has called on the Police Administration to investigate death threats on Manasseh Azure Awuni, a Freelance Journalist and others...
Wpid Pregnantwoman X

Seek regular antenatal care to prevent complications, pregnant women urged

A midwife at the Sunyani Municipal Hospital (SMH), Ms. Vincentia Amponsah Nyarko has advised pregnant women to seek regular antenatal care from the early...
Christmas Party

Presbyterian Church of Ghana fetes Children in Osu

The Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG) has organised "Christ Street X'mas Party" for children within Osu Castle Bethlehem Congregation and its environ. The Party is...
Chieftaincy Polarisation

Politics and Chieftaincy polarisation retarding development -Chief

Kuoru Osman Deiwia Nankpa III, the Paramount Chief of the Gandawii Traditional Area in the Sissala West District, has identified political polarisation and chieftaincy...

Foundation organises health screening for less privileged at Gyinase

G2 Foundation, a non-governmental organisation that promotes the welfare of the vulnerable in society, has organised a free health screening exercise for residents of...

Tema residents ignore nightlife ban amid COVID-19 surge.

Revellers in the Tema Metropolis have ignored the President’s ban on the operation of beaches and pubs as they throng beaches, pubs...

Volta Zoomlion Company to unleash stellar made services to clients in 2021

Zoomlion Ghana Limited, a waste management organisation is poised to unleash enhanced services including digital applications on its clientele base in the Volta Region,...
Covid Positive

Japan bans foreign entry after new virus variant cases detected

Japan on Monday temporarily suspended the entry of foreign nationals until the end of January after detecting cases of the new coronavirus strain discovered...

South Korea reports new virus strain cases in arrivals from Britain

South Korea has recorded three cases of the new variant of the coronavirus that appeared in Britain, the country's disease control agency reported Monday. The...
jail bars

China jails citizen journalist who covered Wuhan outbreak

China on Monday handed down a heavy jail sentence to a citizen journalist who reported on the outbreak of the coronavirus from Wuhan. Zhang Zhan,...
child cyber abuse

Europol: Online child abuse rose during pandemic

The number of cases of online child abuse have significantly risen during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the European police body Europol. Perpetrators are seeking...

Alert level raised after volcano eruption in southern Japan

A volcano on a remote southern Japanese island erupted early Monday, prompting authorities to lift alert levels. Mount Otake on Suwanose island erupted at around...
Pro-Taliban militants in Pakistan (file photo)

Taliban militants abduct 20 civilians in south-east Afghanistan

Taliban militants have abducted at least 20 civilians in Afghanistan's south-eastern province of Ghazni, local officials confirmed on Monday. The people, who were taken from...
bomb blast

Nashville bomber died in blast, authorities say, naming the attacker

The man who set off the bomb in Nashville that exploded on Christmas morning died in the blast, authorities said on Sunday, adding that...

Germany’s Delivery Hero given conditional OK for Korean acquisition

German food delivery service Delivery Hero received conditional approval from authorities to take over South Korean competitor Woowa on Monday, contingent upon the sale...

Storm wreaks havoc across France and Britain

A major storm swept across Britain and into northern France on Sunday, leaving thousands of households without power. Some 34,000 homes in central and eastern...

South Africa tops 1 million coronavirus cases

South Africa has become the first country on the African continent to surpass the 1-million mark for coronavirus cases. The country, which is in the...
Covid Positive

Brazilian vice president tests positive for coronavirus

Brazilian Vice President Hamilton Mourao has been infected with the coronavirus and will remain in isolation, Brazilian media reported on Sunday evening, citing the...
Anthony Fauci

Fauci believes the worst of the Covid pandemic could be ahead

Dr. Anthony Fauci expects more dire days ahead as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage on through the holidays. The infectious diseases expert told CNN...
Japan S Industrial Output

Japan’s industrial output unchanged in November

Japan's industrial production was unchanged in November from the previous month, the government said on Monday. However, a recent spike of the coronavirus raised further...
A tourist relaxes at Cottar 1920s Camp; travel insurances assures you security over the unseen

9 foreign tourists robbed in South Africa

Nine tourists were robbed of their belongings in South Africa's Limpopo Province, said the police on Saturday. The police said three armed...
Road Infrastructure

Chinese firm builds major road project in W. Ethiopia

The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Saturday launched the construction of a Chinese-contracted major road project in western Ethiopia's Jimma zone. ...