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Kenya mulls balanced budget in five years

Kenya plans to achieve a balanced budget in the next five years, a senior government official said on Wednesday. Cabinet Secretary of...
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Xi’s Vision of civilisation has become more revealing in an uncertain world

With a few lines of graceful handwriting on its title page, the original French version of "An Introduction to The Analects of Confucius," ...
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Man Behind Bars for Attacking Aged Woman

A 27-year-old graphic designer who attacked a 102-year-old woman in his bid to rob her has been sentenced to five years imprisonment by an...
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Mechanic Sentenced 5-Years for Illicit Drug

The Nsuta Circuit Court in the Sekyere Central District has sentenced a 19-year-old refrigerator mechanic to five years imprisonment for his involvement in narcotic...
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Josh Brolin Happy for her Sobriety

The 50-year-old actor marked his titanic teetotal achievement by logging on to his Instagram account to share the negative emotions that were triggered by...

Student handed 5-year term for attempted murder

An 18-year-old student arrested for inflicting deep cutlass wounds on a mobile money operator in Assin-Akropong in the Assin North Municipality has been sentenced...

Driver to spend 5-years behind bars for stealing

The driver of a lawyer, who was exposed by the closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Camera, installed in a lawyer’s chambers when stole an amount...
Law enforcement staff show copies of pirated dictionaries, textbooks and teaching materials confiscated at a cultural market in Huainan, Anhui province, Apr. 24, 2017. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

In Five Years China Has Resolved 190,000 IPR Violation Cases

A total of 190,000 cases related to infringement of intellectual property rights (IPR) were handled in the past five years in China, an average...

Herbalist Handed 5-Years Jail Term

A herbalist, arrested for inflicting deep cutlass wound in the head of another person, has been sentenced to five years imprisonment by the KMA...

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...

Unemployed dished 5-years jail term for theft

An Aflao Circuit Court has sentenced a 42-year-old unemployed, Martin Mawuli Worda, to five years imprisonment for theft. Worda was convicted on his own plea. Prosecuting,...
Tigo Digital Changemakers

Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition Is Already 5-years Old

Telecom operator, Tigo is marking the 5th anniversary of its Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition and committed to reinvesting an additional GHc 135,000 to...
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South Africa: When will justice come to Marikana victims?

Victims of the bloody tragedy at Marikana, in which 34 protesters were killed and at least 70 were injured by members of the South...

Chinese firms expected to make yearly investment of US$120bn-US$130bn

In the next five years, Chinese companies will invest $120 billion to $130 billion annually on overseas projects, Ning Jizhe, vice chairman of National...

Singapore to train 10,000 public servants with data science in next five years

The National University of Singapore (NUS) will provide data science training to public servants under a five-year Memorandum of Intent signed with the Government...
Dr Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku – Bank of Ghana Governor

Ghana records first BoP surplus in five years

Ghana's international reserves situation and exchange rate stability have been boosted by its first Balance of Payment (BoP) surplus recorded in five years, the...

Former Bangkok governor sentenced to five years in jail over bribery charges

Former Bangkok governor Bhichit Rattakul was on Tuesday sentenced by the Appeals Court to five years in prison on bribe-taking charges. The...

Kenya’s tax revenue growth “impressive”

According to the Kenya Revenue Analysis Report 2010-2015, Kenya's tax collection as a percentage of GDP increased from 20 percent in 2010/2011 to 29...

Minister confirms the release of 4 Indonesians by Somali pirates

"Those four fellow citizens were generally in good health condition," the minister said. She said that she had contacted one of the...

Somali Pirates set free 26 hostages

An Omani-flagged fishing vessel FV Naham 3 was hijacked south of the Seychelles in March 2012, according to John Steed, a regional coordinator of...

Why restore allowance when nurses are unemployed?

“All the decisions I have made in my life were regularly plaqued with doubt. It can be challenging to sustain that feeling of...
Bui hydro-electric dam

Bui residents narrate their story five years on

They live at the shoulders of the 400 megawatts power generation dam. In all seven villages including the Bui Camp, residence for...

Zambia’s exports to Mozambique rise

The Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) said exports to Mozambique have risen from 40 million U.S. dollars to 78 million dollars in the last five...

Dissecting J.Lo’s Explosive Exchange With Casper

“Casper has long felt like Jennifer doesn’t put enough effort into their relationship or give him the respect he deserves as her partner. So...
Image of Mars Probe and rover

China Displayed Planned Model For Mars Probe

China plans to send a spacecraft to orbit Mars, make a landing, and deploy a rover in July or August 2020, said Zhang Rongqiao,...

Siemens invests more in Ghana’s energy sector

One of the world’s largest energy, industrial and infrastructure companies, Siemens will roll out a series of projects, including new gas and steam turbines...
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Upper West: 0.5 of children lose their lives to Malaria

Within the same period, a total of 200,086 number of suspected cases were recorded by health facilities in the Region and out of this...
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GHS embacks on Malaria immunization project for children in Upper East

He said at a news briefing in Bolgatanga that the programme dubbed: “Seasonal Malaria Chemoprophylaxis (SMC),” would facilitate the immunisation of children from three...
Catholic University College of Ghana, Sunyani

Conflict Resolution Centre Of The Catholic Church Solves 100 Disputes

Dr. Patrick Ohene Gyaase, a lecturer at the University, said this was done together with the regional court-connected Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). ...
African women farmers

AGRA to help improve the incomes of smallholder farmers

They include Ghana, Mali, Kenya, Rwanda, Nigeria and Mozambique. Dr. Fadel Ndiame, the Alliance Head...