According to the commission allegations of racism make up 80% of the 10000 human rights complaints it receives annually on average. File photo

It remains urgent to eliminate racism amid COVID-19 pandemic

By Zhong Sheng A civilized society must have its bottom line, and that’s why there’s no time to delay uprooting racism from the earth. In...

President Kenyatta, outlines his priorities in the fight against malaria in Africa

His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta, recently appointed Chair of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA), has announced his four priorities for his two-year term...

Minister urges Ghanaians to eliminate social stigma that hinders SRH education

Hon. Kodwo Kom Abban, The Deputy Minister of Health has called on Ghanaians to eliminate unnecessary social stigmas that pose as hindrances to Sexual...
Meningitis vaccination

WHO vows to support Eritrea’s efforts to eliminate meningitis

The Eritrean Ministry of Health has launched the national meningitis-A vaccination and Vitamin A supplementation campaign as the UN World Health Organization (WHO) vowed...

All Iranian Soccer Players with Tattoos to be Kicked of National Team

The Iranian tattooed soccer players will have no place in the national team, Tehran Times daily reported on Monday. "The Iranian Football Federation has been...
Hepatitis E

Namibia re-launches response campaign to eliminate hepatitis-E outbreak

The Namibian government re-launched the hepatitis-E outbreak response campaign here on Saturday, in efforts to eliminate the spread of the disease and promote personal...
Blunt and rusted tools used for genital mutilation ( PA )

UN Proposes Elimination of FGM by 2030

Three executive directors of the UN agencies on Wednesday called for actions to eliminate female genital mutilation by 2030 on the International Day of...

MTN Ghana Foundation marries IHCC to help eliminate HIV-AIDS by 2030

The International Health Care Centre (IHCC) in collaboration with MTN Ghana Foundation has taken another giant step by organizing HIV/AIDS education...

ACP Group & IFAD signs a letter of intent to eliminate hunger and poverty.

The United Nations General Assembly, Patrick Gomes, Secretary-General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and Gilbert Houngbo, President of the...
USAID Support

USAID Supports Ghana’s Efforts At Curbing Child Labour

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development has collaborated with the United States Agency for International Development to help eliminate child labour and strengthen...

Kardex Introduce New Filing System To Improve Efficiency

Kardex has a new filing and storage systems to help improve the storage and easy retrieval of documents and office files to improve efficiency,...

UNICEF charge citizens to help preach hand washing

Mr David Duncan, the Chief of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) at the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), has called on stakeholders to help...

Ghana urged to step up action to eliminate child marriages

Gender activists on Wednesday called on the Ghanaian government to take urgent action to prevent thousands of young girls from being forced into marriage. As...

Kenya launches program to eliminate trachoma

Kenya's health ministry on Friday launched a 1 million U.S. dollar program that is aimed at eliminating trachoma from the country. Cabinet Secretary for Health...
Professor Stephen Adei

Ghana Needs a Strong Stance to Fighting Corruption-Prof. Adei

Professor Stephen Adei, a former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Public Administration (GIMPA), says the fierce battle against illegal mining, is the kind...

Scientist employ gene editing to eradicate harmful viruses in live pigs

Scientists on Thursday announced a breakthrough in producing the first batch of live pigs free of dangerous viruses, setting the stage for transplanting life-saving...

Ghana can eliminate ethnic clashes through inclusive nationalism

Professor Samuel Agyei-Mensah, the Provost of College of Humanities, University of Ghana, said Ghana needed to “imbibe an ideology of inclusive nationalism” to eliminate...
Mr Padmore Baffour Agyapong

NGO encourage Ghanaians to shun child labour

Compassion International Ghana, a non-profit making Christian Organisation, has commemorated this year’s Day of the African Child at Akropong in the Eastern Region with...

Namibia looks at abolishing bucket toilet system this season

The use of bucket toilets in Namibia will be a thing of the past by the end of 2017, Namibian Minister of Urban and...

Bill Gates, Others Support Fight Against NTDs With US$335 Million

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Wednesday committed $335 million dollars in grants over the next four years to support various Neglected Tropical...

Bio-sanitation toilets launched in Kenya to eliminate pit latrines

Bio-sanitation toilets have been launched in Kenya in order to eliminate pit latrines which have been blamed for contaminating ground water, the inventor said...
zombie companies

China battle ready to weed out zombie companies

Chinese President Xi Jinping reiterated on Tuesday the central government’s determination to weed out “zombie companies” that have been holding back economic reforms, in...

Dortmund eliminate Benfica from UEFA Champions League

Borussia Dortmund cruised 4-0 past Benfica Lisabon at the second leg in UEFA Champions League's last 16 on Wednesday. Dortmund' s top...

2017 AFCON: Zakuani Believes They Can Easily Take Out Ghana

file photo Captain for the Congolese team, Gabriel Zakuani, has fired warning shots against the Black Stars of Ghana ahead of their quarter-final game on...
Climate change

U.S. President Trump to eliminate Obama’s Climate Action Plan

Shortly after U.S. President Donald Trump was sworn into office Friday, the newly updated White House website said the new administration will eliminate the...

Analyst Says Ghana’s Slums Can’t Be Worked On Now

An Urban Planning Analyst, Farouk Braimah, has observed that it will be very difficult for the government to eliminate slums in the short-term. He said...

Ghana pledges to eliminate stigma associated with HIV

At a durbar to mark the 2016 World AIDS Day in Koforidua, some 80 km east of the capital Accra, Chief of Staff at...

Post-harvest technologies help Kenyan farmers reduce yields loss

Kabazi Jua Kali Youth Group based in southwest Kenya's Nakuru county is one of them making mobile metal silos from stainless iron sheets. ...
Oil contributes more than 70% to Nigeria's government revenues

Stakeholders demands consistent response on petroleum revenues

The forum, organised by Friends of the Nation (FON), an environmental NGO, brought participants from various youth groups, assembly members and traditional rulers, as...
Bank of Ghana

IFS demands a serious look at BoG’s Zero-financing bid

At a news conference to detail the Institute’s evaluation of the Second Review of Ghana’s Extended Credit Facility-Supported Programme by the IMF Executive Board,...