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Hollywood’s filmmakers aspire for fluid exchanges between United States and China

As the United States heads into its first month under President Joe Biden's administration, Hollywood's entertainment industry hopes that the United States and China...
Pregnant Women

Kenya’s slum health facility offers lifeline to pregnant mothers amid pandemic

The Lengo medical clinic, located at the heart of one of the largest slums in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, is the only private health...
Locals wear face masks as a preventive measure against coronavirus, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, April 20, 2020. Tanzanian health authorities on Monday announced 84 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in three days, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 254 from 170 reported on Friday last week. (Xinhua)

Tanzanian health authorities refute reports on outbreak of strange disease

Tanzanian health authorities on Sunday refuted local media reports on an outbreak of a strange disease in the country's southern highlands that has already...
Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona Vi Paramount Chief Of The Osu Traditional Area

Mixed feelings greet announcement of death of Osu Mantse

Sources close to the Osu Palace have expressed displeasure at swift media reports that Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona VI, President of the Osu Traditional...
Road Caves In

Assin Atonsu portion of Cape Coast-Kumasi highway caves-in

A section of the Cape Coast-Fosu-Kumasi Highway has caved in at Atonsu, near Assin Fosu in the Assin Central Municipality of the Central...
Ghana premier league

GPL Week 13: Kotoko beat Karela to go top, Liberty Professionals stun AshantiGold

The match-day 13 of the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League continued at various league centres with some shocking results over the weekend. ...
Very Reverend Father Joseph Sackey

‘Let’s see difficulties as part of human endeavour’

Very Reverend Father Joseph Sackey, a Visiting Priest at the St Kizito Catholic Church, Nima, has admonished Catholics to see difficulties as part of...
Ghana Premier League

Inter Allies suffers another defeat in Ghana Premier League

Inter Allies suffered another home defeat in the Ghana Premier League (GPL), at the hands of Ebusua Dwarfs at the Accra Sports Stadium on...

Man returns to prison custody after failing to meet bail conditions

George Owusu, also known as Nana Yaw, who was arrested for attempting to smuggle narcotics into Ankaful Maximum prison last month, would spend more...

Hearts management, NCC warn football fans following stadium ban

The Management of Accra Hearts of Oak, its supporter's body, National Chapters Committee (NCC) has expressed displeasure at football fans after the Disciplinary Committee...

Public and corporate institutions must help in the fight against COVID-19

Mr Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, Western Regional Minister-designate, has stressed the need for frequent washing of hands with soap under running water and the use...
Sista Afia Manager

Sista Afia deserves Artiste of the Year – Manager

Mr. Emmanuel Arhin, Manager of Ghanaian songstress and rapper, Sista Afia, believes his artiste has done enough to be crowned Artiste of the Year...

Awutu Bawjiase Polyclinic records no stillbirth in 2019, 2020

The Awutu Bawjiase Polyclinic in the Central Region has not recorded any stillbirth for the past two consecutive years, a feat officials attribute to...

Kasoa-based Businessman granted GHC200k bail on alleged fraud

The Agona Swedru Circuit Court has granted a Ghc200,000.00 bail with two sureties to a 40-year-old businessman, who allegedly duped the Chief Executive Officer...
Islamic Research Centre

Veep commended for renovating Islamic Research Centre at Nima

Hajj Ibrahim Umar, the Imam of Ahlu Sunnah Wal Jamaa, an Islamic religious organisation, has commended Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia for renovating the...
Some congregants in a dancing mood

Christian Council urges member Churches to enforce COVID-19 protocols

Member Churches of the Christian Council of Ghana have been entreated to continue enforcing the letter the COVID-19 protocols relating to attendance of church...

Volta records 281 active cases of COVID-19

The Volta Region at the close of Saturday had recorded 281 new active cases of COVID-19 with three casualties. Ho Municipal recorded...
Health Chps Compound

Akatsi North healthcare receives boost with new CHPS compound

An ultra-modern Community-Based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound has been constructed at Agormor, a farming community in the Akatsi North District, to deliver...
Road Mp

Akontombra MP and DCE cut sod for road construction

Mr Alex Djonoborh Tetteh, the Member of Parliament for Sefwi-Akotombra, and Mr Yawson Amoah, the District Chief Executive, have cut the sod for the...
Riccs Meeting

COVID-19 is affecting Open Defecation Free campaign – RICCS

The Upper West Regional Inter-agency Coordinating Committee on Sanitation (RICCS) says COVID-19 is adversely affecting the Open Defecation Free (ODF) campaign in the Upper...
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Australian government confirms digital vaccine certificate system

The Australian government has revealed its plans for digital coronavirus vaccine certificates. Under the plan, Australians who are inoculated against COVID-19 will be able to...

Ghana should step up support for mental health – researcher

A mental health practitioner has urged the government of Ghana to step up support for mental health in the country. Nana Abena...
clean cook-stove

World Bank to support clean cook-stove initiative in western coast of Ghana

The World Bank, in partnership with some international oil companies (IOCs), is supporting the development of the National Clean Cooking Strategy to serve as...
Cyril Ramaphosa

South African president leaves for Ethiopia to assume AU chairmanship

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa left for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Friday to assume the chairmanship of the African Union (AU). Ramaphosa...

Kenya to facilitate SMEs to access international markets

Kenya plans to facilitate small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access international markets, a government official said on Friday. Francis Owino, Principal...

AU says it working “seriously” with FAO to mitigate desert locust ravaging Horn of...

The African Union (AU) has said it has been working with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to mitigate the effect of desert...
Urban migration

Tanzanian FM advises Ethiopia to control illegal migration of its citizens

Tanzanian Minister for Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation Palamagamba Kabudi on Friday advised Ethiopian authorities to find out reasons behind the migration of...
African Union (AU)

Major private sector-driven investment initiative on AfCFTA to be tabled at AU summit

Having recognized the huge potential of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in attracting investment, the African business community is driving a trillion-dollar...
Southern African Development Community (SADC)

Zambia, Malawi elected to co-chair regional network on promoting development planning

Zambia and Malawi will co-chair a network of ministries and institutions responsible for national development planning in the southern African region, a Zambian government...
drought-hit Zimbabweans

WFP appeals for more funds to relief drought-hit Zimbabweans

The World Food Program (WFP) on Friday appealed for more funds to feed the growing number of people who require food aid in Zimbabwe...