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Libya announces 1st COVID-19 case, but rival governments remain divided over combating coronavirus

by Mahmoud Darwesh Though Libya has detected the first case of novel coronavirus infection, the two rival governments have failed to...
Fishing Closed Season Press Conference

Fisheries turmoil over May-June fishing season directive

Members of the Ghana National Canoe Fishermen Council on Thursday expressed divided opinions over the upcoming closed season for artisanal fishing scheduled for...

Divided: a people, versus a nation

As oyinbo (whiteman) take like Black Maria, blackmail, black angels, black coffee, the black man still proudly uses the white tissue roll for black...

Zimbabwe civil servants divided over government pay offer

Zimbabwe civil servants on Wednesday failed to reach consensus on the way forward after divisions emerged among member unions on government's unchanged salary offer. At...

U.S. Congress divided over Syria strike

The U.S. Congress is divided over Thursday's missile strike at Syria ordered by President Donald Trump, with some lawmakers voicing strong support while others...
Security Council

UN Security Council divided over U.S. attack on Syrian base

A divided UN Security Council met on Friday in emergency session to debate the U.S. cruise missile attack on an airfield in Syria where...
International Criminal Court (ICC)

Zambians Heavily divided over ICC pull-out deliberations

The Zambian government's decision to consult citizens on whether the country should leave or remain in the International Criminal Court (ICC) has sparked debate...
Dutch politics

Populism not gone but more divided in Dutch politics

Though politicians from the Netherlands and abroad welcomed the outcome of the Dutch elections as a firm "ho" (stop in Dutch) to the rise...
Wang Qishan,

CPC Watchdog, Government Organs Work Hand in Hand

“Under the leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC), there is only division of work responsibility between the CPC and government, not a...
People take part in a demonstration against Donald Trump who was sworn in on Friday as the 45th President of United States in Washington D.C., the United States on Jan. 20, 2017. Ninety-five people were arrested as American protesters clashed with riot police in Washington Friday afternoon after Donald Trump was sworn in as the new U.S. President. (Xinhua/Zheng Qihang)

Trump sworn in to preside over divided United States

Washington woke early Friday in a light drizzle and facing the prospect of a new presidency which few deny will redefine the United States...

Mixed Feelings Greets Prez. Addo’s Railway Ministry Creation

Some residents in the Western Region are divided over the new government’s move to revamp the railway sector in the region. Rail transport in that...

Namibia divided over marine phosphate mining

The dispute between two Namibian ministries over marine phosphate mining in a 700-km stretch of sea shows little sign of ending. The...

Senegalese political class divided over presidential term vote

The referendum, proposed by President Machy Sall, seeks to cap presidential terms to two and cut the term from the current seven years to...
State-owned oil company of Nigeria to be divided into 30 discrete entities.

Nigeria’s State Owned Oil Company Ends in A Split

"For the first time, we are unbundling the subset of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. to 30 independent companies with their own managing directors,"...

Hon. Joyce Bawah Mogtari Addresses IFATCA Regional Meeting

Delivering the keynote address at the International Federation Of Air Traffic Controllers Association (IFATCA) regional meeting in Accra, the deputy Minister Of Transport Joyce...

Public workers in Osun State divided over ongoing strike

Osun workers divided over industrial action SodiqAdekunle Osogbo Public workers in Osun State are currently divided over the ongoing strike embarked upon over the delayed/non-payment of...

Uncertainty still reigns over teachers medical scheme deal in Kenya

General Secretary, trade unions congress of Kenya, Wilson Sossion gestures during a press briefing at the organizations office in Nairobi. He affirmed that in...

NPP?s front divided over Bawumia?s new role

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia Information picked up by the Republic newspaper indicates that the recent controversy over whether or not Dr. Mahmudu Bawumia should both...

Use of national ID data for voter?s register spark controversy in Uganda parliament

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga Clause 40 (2) of the Bill provides that the Electoral Commission may use the information contained in the register to...

Confusion in Parliament over the use of military during elections in Nigeria

By?Henry Omonu, Abuja Its was a rowdy session?Wednesday?as members of the All Progressive Congress, (APC) stage a walkout as the deputy speaker, Emeka Ihedioha ?rules...

Mixed reactions about welfare conditions in Osun State

Workers in Osun State have expressed different views on the attitude of the state government to their alleged poor welfare for over four months. While...

Kenyans Divided Over GMO Debate

The debate over the pros and cons of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) has polarized Kenyans from all walks of life and threatens huge investments...

Parliament divided over Intestate Succession Bill

Parliament is divided over the contents of the Intestate Succession Bill which is currently under consideration before it. The Bill, which was laid before the...
Kente Festival

People Of Atiglime Celebrate Agricultural Festival

Traditional Authorities have been asked to refocus their festivals from ?ordinary annual rituals for historical and fund fare purposes, into effective tools for development?. Mr....

Nigeria Governors Divided Over Emergency Rule

There appears to be a split among governors on whether or not to extend emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states. President Goodluck Jonathan...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

NPP MPs Divided Over Akufo-Addo And Alan

MAJORITY of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) members of parliament (MPs) yesterday were absent when proceedings of the august house began. It was reported that...

Ghana Cedi Decline Creates Tension At Presidency

As the nation plunges into its worst currency crisis in nineteen years, intelligence information picked up by The Al-Hajj suggests a deep-seated resentment and...
Wpid Mohammed Polo Fresh

Mohammed Polo Seems To Divide Hearts

Mohammed Polo Hearts of Oak are divided over the future of embattled coach Mohammed Polo, the club?s chief supporter Aziz Haruna Futah has...

Is Parliament divided over Adjei Kojo demolition?

Two weeks after the Tema Development Corporation (TDC) had demolished over 100 houses at Adjei Kojo near Tema, the Parliamentary Select Committee on Works...

NHIS capitation system breaks health sector apart

Sharp differences in opinions emerged among participants in a workshop in Accra last Friday on whether the capitation system of payment under the National...