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Ghanaians in Denmark/Sweden support COVID-19 fight

Ghanaian diaspora in Denmark and Sweden has presented a cheque for €8,272 to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration towards the fight...

European countries impose new restrictions as second wave builds

Belgium, Denmark, Norway, Italy and Slovenia were among European countries imposing new restrictions on Monday in a bid to keep a second wave of...

Denmark, KAIPTC partner to strengthen Maritime Security in Gulf of Guinea

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in partnership with the Government of Denmark is organizing the “Developing Maritime Security Culture in the...
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Denmark’s Chief of Defense among 29 infected with COVID-19 after attending course

Following the end of the yearly Chief of Defense's Security Policy Course, 29 of the 34 participants have tested positive for COVID-19, said...

Brazil warned over economic consequences of Amazon deforestation

Several European countries have condemned the deforestation of the Amazon in a letter to the Brazilian government and have warned of economic ramifications for...
Japan's Misaki Matsutomo (bottom L) and Ayaka Takahashi (C) celebrate winning a point during the women's doubles quarterfinal match with China's Chen Qingchen (top R) and Jia Yifan (top L) at All England Badminton 2020 in Birmingham, Britain on March 13, 2020. (Photo by Tim Ireland/Xinhua)

Three major tournaments mark elite badminton return to Denmark

Badminton Denmark is spearheading the relaunch of elite international badminton by hosting three major tournaments on Danish soil, the association announced on Thursday. ...
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Swedish Cancer Society calls for soft-drink tax to fight obesity

The Swedish Cancer Society calls on the government to bring in a soft-drink tax in a bid to reduce overweight and obesity among the...
Japan's Misaki Matsutomo (bottom L) and Ayaka Takahashi (C) celebrate winning a point during the women's doubles quarterfinal match with China's Chen Qingchen (top R) and Jia Yifan (top L) at All England Badminton 2020 in Birmingham, Britain on March 13, 2020. (Photo by Tim Ireland/Xinhua)

Japan’s Olympic badminton champion Takahashi retires

Japanese Olympic badminton champion Ayaka Takahashi has announced her retirement. At a press conference, the 30-year-old shuttler said she had decided to...
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Tourist arrivals in Cyprus plunge 85.3 percentage in first seven months

Tourist arrivals in Cyprus plunged 85.3 percent in the first seven months of this year, reflecting the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on one...
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Denmark to mandate use of face masks on public transport

Alarming increases of COVID-19 infections have prompted the Danish government to make it mandatory to wear face masks on public transport nationwide. ...

Three Ghanaians abroad die of COVID-19

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has confirmed the death of three Ghanaians abroad from COVID-19. The Minister was,...
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Botswana imposes travel ban on people entering from 18 high-risk countries

Botswana's Health and Wellness Minister Lemogang Kwape on Monday imposed a travel ban on people entering the southern African country from 18 high-risk countries...

Ghana Envoy trains 20 single mothers to acquire employable skills

Ghana’s Ambassador to Denmark, Mrs Amerley Ollennu Awua-Asamoa has supported 20 women in the Wenchi Municipality of the Bono Region to engage...

Review of Oxfam-project CSOs in youth empowerment underway

Representatives of five Sahel countries implementing the Empowerment initiative dubbed: “Youth, Education for citizenship and Gender Equality” (YEG), have begun deliberations towards strengthening...

Patapaa to kick start Europe tour on February 18

Justice Amoah popularly known as Patapaa will kick start his tour of some selected European countries starting on February 18, 2020. The one-month tour would...

Denmark records lowest number of asylum seekers in 11 years

Denmark's Ministry of Immigration and Integration said in a press release on Monday that 2,716 people applied for asylum in Denmark in 2019, a...
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Denmark to withdraw majority of soldiers from Iraq

Denmark will temporarily withdraw a group of soldiers from Iraq because of the current situation in the Middle East, announced Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen...

France Humbles Denmark to a 4-0 Goal

FIFA Women's World Cup hosts France showed no mercy to Denmark with a 4-0 victory in an international friendly on Monday with less than...

AFDB Showcases Investment Opportunities In Africa To Nordic Investors

The African Development Bank in a multidisciplinary team roadshows has presented financial products and investment opportunities to Nordic investors to leverage more access to...

Denmark To Increase Its Contribution To UNAIDS To US$6.5 million In 2018

UNAIDS has expressed its sincere appreciation to Denmark for its long-standing support and also welcomes its decision to increase its core contributions to UNAIDS....
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Draw for 2018 World Cup

Below is the draw for the 2018 World Cup to be hosted by Russia. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco,...

Ghana beyound aid quest depends on entrepreneur empowerment

Mr Anders Samuelsen, the Danish Foreign Minister has said Ghana’s quest to develop its economy beyond aid depended highly on empowering its entrepreneurs to...

Denmark’s Queen Margrethe on state visit to Ghana

Denmark's Queen Margrethe arrived in Accra on Wednesday to begin a five-day tour of the country. Queen Margrethe was met at the Kotoka International Airport...
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Bisa Sweeps Denmark Fans Off Their Feet

Multiple award winning Ghanaian musician Bisa Kdei has once again had another successful event for his Europe tour. The "Mansa" hitmaker after sweeping Austria last...

Bisa Kdei Commence Europe Tour

Multiple award winning Ghanaian musician Bisa Kdei has officially begun his Europe tour. The tour which is expected to have Bisa Kdei perform for over...

Denmark Queen Chooses Ghana for Her First African Visit

The new Ghanaian ambassador to Denmark, H.E. Amerley Ollennu Awua-Asamoa, is excited that Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark has chosen Ghana as the...
Ms Tove Degnbol in a group photo with dignitaries and participants

Denmark Praises Ghana’s Human Rights Records

Ms Tove Degnbol, the Ambassador of Denmark to Ghana, has lauded Ghana’s good track record on human rights; stating however, that all countries could...
Photo taken on Aug. 9, 2017 shows eggs sold in a Belgian market, in Brussels, Belgium. Millions of contaminated eggs were withdrawn from the market last week in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Switzerland, after it was discovered that the eggs had presence of fipronil. (Xinhua/Ye Pingfan)(whw)

Shocking: 20 tons of contaminated eggs sold in Denmark

A total of 20 tons of contaminated eggs have been sold in Denmark, which has become the latest country to be hit by the...

ICC and Danish Ambassador launch “Access to Justice Programme” launched in Uganda

The Project, funded by the Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) through a grant of 210,000 euros, will enhance the capacity of the local population...

Rwanda Continues Fight Against Genocide Fugitives Despite Extradition Request

The Rwandan government has about 400 requests for the extradition of fugitives accused of taking part in the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that...