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Mrs Cynthia Aboni

Government applauded for prompt supply of COVID-19 logistics

Mrs Cynthia Aboni, the Okaikwei North Municipal Director of Education has commended the government for the prompt provision of COVID-19 logistics to prevent the...
Mathematics Day

Asawinso Senior High school marks 2021 National Mathematics day

Asawinso Senior High School in the Western North Region on Thursday observed the National Mathematics Day with a call on students to develop a...
Hepatitis E

Namibia reports 8,045 Hepatitis E cases since outbreak in 2017

Namibia has recorded 8,045 Hepatitis E (HEV) cases since the outbreak began in December 2017, a health ministry situation report has said. ...

Four children killed by lightning strike in southern Tanzania

At least four children, three of whom were from the same family, have been killed after they were hit by lightning in Tanzania's southern...

Zambia should emulate China to accelerate industrialization

Zambia has not fully exploited the potential of economic zones like China has done to accelerate industrialization in order to enhance economic growth, a...
digital economy

Kenya calls on Africa to adopt digital finance to boost economic growth

Kenya on Thursday urged African nations to adopt digital finance in order to boost their economic growth. Maureen Mbaka, chief administrative secretary,...
Black Stars Training

FIFA rankings: Ghana placed 52nd

Ghana maintained 52nd position on the latest FIFA world rankings released by football's global governing body on Thursday. The country also maintained...
Ebola testing

Ghana debunks reported case of Ebola

Franklin Asiedu Bekoe, head of disease surveillance at the Ghana Health Service (GHS), on Thursday refuted reports of a recorded case of the Ebola...
Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo speaks after winning the vote in Mogadishu, Somalia, Feb. 8, 2017. Former Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo was elected new president of Somalia in a tightly contested polls held in Mogadishu on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

Somali leader convenes consultative talks to unlock poll impasse

Somali President Mohamed Farmajo has called for a new round of consultative talks on Thursday between his government and leaders of the federal member...
National Commission on Culture (NCC)

NCC launches “Dance Africa Dance Diaspora” Competition

The National Commission on Culture (NCC) has launched the “Dance Africa Dance Diaspora” a dancing competition to showcase the rich African culture to the...
permanent football tunnel

Sunyani Division One Clubs commend philanthropist

The Managements of B.A United, Bofoakwa Tano, and Young Apostles Football Clubs in the National Division One League have commended Mr. Ransford Antwi, a...
Black Satellites

“Satellites want to confirm qualification by beating Morocco” – Coach Zito

Abdul Karim Zito Head Coach of the National under-20 team, the Black Satellites, has said his charges are ready to to beat Morocco on...
Mr Kojo Opong Nkrumah

Financially sound public institutions must invest in GNA – Oppong Nkrumah

Government is encouraging financially sound public institutions to invest in the Ghana News Agency (GNA) and leverage its reach and credibility to tell their...

Top Danish court convicts man for coronavirus cough threat at cops

dpa/GNA - A Danish man has been sentenced to four months in prison for coughing and shouting "corona, corona" at two police officers,...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures as she speaks with France's President Emmanuel Macron, Finland's Prime Minister Sanna Marin and Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven during the first face-to-face EU summit since the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Brussels, Belgium July 18, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/Pool

Macron: Rich countries should give share of vaccines to poorer ones

dpa - Wealthy countries should quickly give 4 or 5 per cent of their Covid-19 vaccines to poorer ones, French President Emmanuel Macron said,...
Supreme Court

S.C. dismisses Petitioner’s review application on EC chairperson

The Supreme Court has affirmed its decisions not to compel Mrs Jean A. Mensa, Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, (EC) to testify in the...
Foundation Hth

Viviana Lebenam Foundation donates to Ho Teaching Hospital

The Viviana Lebenam Foundation has donated some assorted items to the children's ward of the Ho Teaching Hospital. The items were soft drinks, tissue papers,...
Anims Week

Cape Coast CAC celebrates Founders Week

The Cape Coast Area of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) International has celebrated its Annual Founder's Week to commemorate its founder, Apostle Peter Newman...

Aphrodisiac patronage high among youth

Mr Abdul Sadique a pharmacy assistant at Al-Max Pharmacy on Thursday said the youth from 18 to 40 years are using Aphrodisiacs for sexually...
University Intake

Ho Technical University records 43 percent enrolment increase

The Ho Technical University (HTU) has recorded a 43.63 percent increment in student enrolment for the 2020/2021 academic year. Out of 2,603 applications, the University...
Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

We need to protect the media-Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Information Minister Designate Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has underscored the need to protect the media because “they provide the sunlight that helps democracy.” Mr Nkrumah did...
Mr George Tettey

Containers cannot be stolen at Port – Customs

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority on Thursday said Cargo Containers cannot be stolen from the country’s sea ports. The division said “It...
2. A section of Ghanaians displaying the national colours

Ghanaians cautioned to be good trustees of national assets

The Revered Stephen Kingsford, Associate Pastor of Action Chapel International, the Eagels’ Cathedral community Two, Tema has called on Ghanaians to be good trustees...
Fire Outbreak

Fire guts water pipes at Effutu Water Treatment site

A fire outbreak has gutted the Effutu Municipal Directorate of the Ghana Water Company treatment site in Winneba, burning a quantity of water pipes,...

GPHA Senior Staff Union donates to Shekinah Home

The Senior Staff Union of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), Tema Port has donated assorted items to Shekinah Home, an orphanage in...
Children Initiative

Hundreds queue to register for Baba Future Leader Initiative programme

Hundreds of children in the Cape Coast Metropolis queued up at the Heritage House to register for the second cohort session of the ‘Baba...

Tema NADMO undertakes COVID-19 sensitisation

The Tema Metropolitan Directorate of the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) has embarked on a COVID-19 sensitisation programme on the adherence of the safety...

Kpone-Katamanso NCCE intensifies COVID-19 sensitization

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Kpone-Katamanso Municipality has intensified sensitization exercise on the coronavirus pandemic within the Municipality. Mr.Seth Sotie, Municipal...

Support government in COVID-19 fight – Parents urged

Mr Michael Yao Tsuiatorfe, Ketu South Municipal Education Director has called on parents and guardians to support government's efforts to fight COVID-19 by providing...

Tema Presbyterian SHS needs government’s attention

The Reverend Lawrence Kwesi Tete has appealed to government and all educational stakeholders to support the Presbyterian Senior High School at Tema, with infrastructural...