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AFP / Ben Stansall Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford takes part in an England training session in Watford, on May 30, 2016

Rashford forces second U-turn as UK government backs free school meals

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford expressed his thanks on Sunday after the British government made a U-turn and backed his bid for disadvantaged children...
Isaac Dogboe

Ankle injury forces Isaac Dogboe’s opponent to pull-out of world title eliminator

The path to revival by Ghanaian boxer Isaac Dogboe has been dealt a big blow following the decision of his next opponent Michael Colan...

MTN and Telecom Infra Project join forces to upgrade infrastructure

MTN Group and Telecom Infra Project (TIP) have joined forces to support the evolution of MTN’s communication transport infrastructure, which will become a platform...
Cambodian peacekeepers prepare to leave for Mali and South Sudan, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, April 7, 2015. Cambodia sent 461 military personnel on Tuesday, including 29 females, to join a United Nations peacekeeping mission in the conflict-torn West African nations of Mali and South Sudan. (Xinhua/Sovannara)

China issues white paper on its armed forces’ participation in UN peacekeeping operations

China on Friday released a white paper on the participation of the country's armed forces in the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping operations. ...
Hepatitis E

South Sudan, WHO join forces to fight viral hepatitis

South Sudan and the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday launched a four-year national strategic plan to combat viral hepatitis disease. Elizabeth...
?Climate change is increasing the vulnerability of forests to wildfires ?

Spain wildfire forces 250 to evacuate

A wildfire in the province of Huelva in southwest Spain had forced the evacuation of around 250 people from their homes and had affected...
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Libya’s UN-backed gov’t accuses eastern-based army of attacking its forces in Sirte

The UN-backed Libyan government on Thursday accused the rival eastern-based army of attacking its forces in Sirte city. Spokesman of the...
SANAA, June 16, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A resident looks at rising smokes after an airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, June 16, 2020. The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launched on Tuesday morning at least five airstrikes on the capital Sanaa held by the Houthi rebels, the Houthi-run al-Masirah TV reported. The airstrikes hit Houthi-controlled military sites on the hills of al-Subahah, Attan and Nahdain in and around the center of the Yemeni capital city, local residents said. (Photo by Mohamed al-Azaki/Xinhua)

2 civilians killed in clashes between security forces, gunmen in Yemen’s Aden – government...

Two civilians were killed during armed clashes between security forces and unknown gunmen in Yemen's southern port city of Aden on Monday, a...
Commonwealth Youth Games Postponed To

COVID-19 forces Commonwealth Youth Games To Be Shifted To 2023

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Executive Board have decided to consider rescheduling options for the 2021 Commonwealth Youth Games. The seventh Commonwealth Youth Games were...
Borussia Dortmund

COVID-19 forces Dortmund to suspend trip to Asia

Dortmund's trip to China and other countries in Asia for pre-season preparations has been cancelled due to the ongoing rapid spread of COVID-19, the...
Syrian soldiers and military gears are seen in the city of Manbij in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo province, Syria, on Nov. 2, 2019. The Syrian army brought in new reinforcement to Manbij to protect the city against the Turkey-backed rebels in nearby areas. (Str/Xinhua)

Syrian army makes rapid progress in Aleppo

The Syrian government forces have captured 13 villages and towns in the northern and northwestern countryside of Aleppo Province in northern Syria over the...
An U.S. army soldier sits on top of an armored vehicle during the annual joint military exercise Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States in Pocheon, northeast of Seoul, March 25, 2015. (Xinhua/Seongbin Kang)

U.S. meddling forces Philippines to dump military agreement

The spokesman of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that Manila's move to terminate the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and...
Turkish Occupation Forces

Turkish forces shoot down Syrian helicopter in Idlib, killing 3 pilots on board

Turkish forces Tuesday shot down a Syrian helicopter in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, killing three pilots on board, a war monitor reported. ...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroonian government forces repel attack on barrack in troubled region

Security forces in Cameroon's restive English-speaking region of Southwest on Tuesday repulsed a separatist attack on its barrack ahead of general elections, according to...
Some Libya Dawn fighters shoot their guns near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Libyan government forces kills 15 eastern-based army soldiers

The forces of Libya's UN-backed government on Thursday announced the killing of 15 soldiers of the rival eastern-based army in southern Tripoli. ...
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South Sudan’s opposition says unification of forces on course

Sudan People's Liberation Movement in Opposition (SPLM-IO) late Saturday said the unification of forces was on the course ahead of the formation of a...
Somalia soldiers

Somalia forces thwart possible terror attack in southern region

Somali National Army (SNA) forces foiled a major terrorist attack in southern region late on Monday following heavy fighting between the army and al-Shabab...

Thailand Storm Pabuk Leaves 3 Dead as 34,000 People Evacuate

Tropical storm Pabuk has killed three people and prompted an evacuation of more than 34,000 villagers in southern Thailand, a senior government official said...
Simone Gbagbo

Viewpoint: Ivory Coast Grants Amnesty to 800 People as Elections Approach

Two main political parties and coalitions split suggesting a possible realignment of forces Former First Lady Simone Gbagbo was one of 800 political detainees granted...
financial inclusion

EIB, IMF team up to promote Africa’s financial inclusion and stability

· EIB and IMF establish a new Capacity Development Partnership to promote financial inclusion and stability...

FBNBank teams up with an organisation to improve teacher education

FBNBank Ghana Limited, in partnership with the Queen’s University of Canada, has launched a “One Million Teachers Project,” which is a social enterprise to...
Ghana Armed Forces,

Ghana Armed Forces to Undergo Transformational Phase

Ghana's Minister for Defense Dominic Nitiwul on Thursday said the government would retool the security agencies, particularly the Armed Forces, to be adequately prepared...

Committees urged to abide by all procurement procedures

Mr Dominic Nitiwul, Defence Minister, has called on the entity tender committees of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and the Ministry of Defence to...

Ghana’s President Receives Rousing Welcome In Togo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday arrived in the Togolese capital, Lome to a rousing welcome from residents, at the commencement of his...

Delta Force’s Attacks Has Left Us Ashamed – Freddie Blay

The acting National Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Freddie Blay, has rebuked the party’s vigilante group, Delta Force, for storming a...

NPPs Invincible Forces Besiege Ashanti Region RCC Over New Coordinator

file image Work has been halted as one of the vigilante groups of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Invincible Forces have besieged the office...

Charity NGOs Team Up for Health Walk Campaign on March 25

Infanta Malaria Prevention Foundation, a non-governmental charity organisation chaired by Ghana’s First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has joined forces with four other charity organizations for...

Bawumia Urge Africa to Unite for Economic Independence

Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has challenged African countries to strive for economic independence.Speaking at the opening ceremony of the African Diaspora Homecoming Conference...

NPP Called to Disband Its Invisible Forces – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC), is calling on President Akufo-Addo to immediately “disband and demobilize” the Invisible Forces; a private security group operating in...

Nana Addo Condemns Chaos Orchestrated By NPP’s Invincible Forces

The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has condemned assault by one of the vigilante groups of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Invincible Forces...