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Chief Justice to look into alleged bribery allegations

The Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin Yeboah, says his office will investigate a bribery allegation against a Supreme Court judge accused of trying to influence...
Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin

MP for Fomena Chooses NPP Caucus

Mr Andrew Asiamah Amoako, the Independent Member of Parliament for Fomena Constituency, has associated himself with the New Patriotic Party's caucus in the...
Mr Mark Dankyira Korankye

TEWU and Stakeholders to hold further consultations

The leadership of the Teachers and Education Workers Union (TEWU) has at a meeting with the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission, and other stakeholders,...
Coronavirus Variant Illustration Of V

Cuban couple recounts personal struggle against Coronavirus

When Cuban Yoan Gil and his wife Claudia Guzman were treated for COVID-19 at separate places for nearly a month, it was the most...

Super Cup semis: Barcelona beat Real Sociedad on penalties

FC Barcelona keeper Marc Andre Ter Stegen was the hero as his side sneaked into the final of the Spanish Super Cup after beating...
Photo taken on Jan. 5, 2019 shows vintage cars running in the streets in Havana, capital of Cuba. More than 200 vintage cars took to the streets of Havana Saturday for a contest. (Xinhua/Joaquin Hernandez)

South African Communist Party condemns United States move to blacklist Cuba

The South African Communist Party (SACP) on Wednesday condemned the United States "in the strongest terms possible" for classifying Cuba as a state sponsor...
Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich knocked out of German Cup second round

Bayern Munich crashed out in the German Cup second round for the first time in 20 years after Holstein Kiel stunned the giant 6-5...
Ho Technical University

Ho Technical University admits over 2000 fresh students

The Ho Technical University (HTU) has admitted over 2,000 new students for the 2020/2021 academic year. Mr Isaac Meyir, the Senior Assistant Registrar in charge...
Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid sign striker Moussa Dembele on loan

La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid on Wednesday confirmed the signing of striker Moussa Dembele on loan from Olympique Lyonnais. Dembele will stay...

Confucius Institute pledges support for CCTU

Ms Zhou Guiping, Director of Confucius Institute at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has pledged the Institute's unwavering commitment to support the Cape...

Chinese enterprises encouraged to invest in fish farming in Zambia

Chinese enterprises have been encouraged to invest in the fishing sector in the Luanshya district as one way to grow the sector in Zambia,...
Water Problem

Not once did we benefit from government’s free water – Aflao residents

Residents of Aflao in the Ketu South Municipality have downplayed the three-month extension of government’s free water indicating the policy was of no use...

Bulldog granted GH¢70k bail

Lawrence Nana Asiamah Hanson aka Bulldog on Wednesday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly threatening President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in a...
Namibia Map

Namibia moves to contain new outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in northern regions

Namibia has banned the movement of live cloven-hoofed animals within and out of areas where new foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) cases were confirmed and nearby...
On patrol: a security exercise at sea.

International maritime bureau urges vigilance on piracy off coast of Somalia

A global maritime body on Wednesday called on foreign vessels to remain vigilant as they transit the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Aden,...

Zambian anti-graft agency starts probe into contracts on unsafe drugs, condoms

Zambia's anti-corruption agency said on Wednesday that it has instituted investigations into how a contract was awarded to a company that supplied unsafe condoms...

Zambian government to avail report on procurement, administration of COVID-19 vaccine

Zambia's health ministry said on Wednesday that a detailed report over the procurement and administration of the COVID-19 vaccine will be made available next...

South African bank warns against cybercrimes

South African First National Bank (FNB) on Wednesday called on people to be careful of hackers while accessing their banks using public Wi-Fi. ...

Uganda’s largest telecom company switches off social media ahead of Thursday general elections

Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN), Uganda's largest mobile telephone service provider, on Wednesday switched off social media connections following a directive from the country's communications...
Five hundred automobiles manufactured by a Chinese carmaker are about to be shipped to the Netherlands at a dock of Lianyungang port, east China’s Jiangsu province, Feb. 3, 2020. Photo by Wang Chun, People’s Daily Online

China’s auto market sees strong recovery in 2020

China's auto market saw a forecast-beating performance in 2020 despite the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic, thanks to policy support and a strong recovery...

FDA to start strict enforcement of import regulations on Feb 1

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has hinted of the strict enforcement of the requirement of registration prior to the importation of products with...
Saint John Bosco College Of Education

Principal allays fears of parents as school resumes

Professor Joseph Amikuzuno, the Principal of the Saint John Bosco College of Education in Navrongo in the Upper East Region, has assured parents and...
Afcfta Accra Headquarters

Women, young Africans to benefit from AfCFTA

The Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement seeks to benefit women and youth, as well as small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs), who...
Foundation Donation

Fortitude Child Support Foundation donates to Orthopedic Training Centre

The Orthopedic Training Centre (OTC) a non-profit organisation with a mission of enabling the handicapped in Ghana, mainly children, to gain independent and live...
Fire Outbreak

Domestic fires lead as general fire incidents rise in Upper West Region

General fire incidents in the Upper West Region have increased from 198 in 2019 to 243 in 2020 with domestic fires leading the chart...
A man sits outside the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat office in Accra, capital of Ghana, August 17, 2020. Ghanaian President on Monday handed over the edifice housing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) secretariat to the African Union (AU) for the commencement of work. (Ghana Presidency/Handout via Xinhua)

Export application under AfCFTA through ICUMS to start January 18

Application processes through the Integrated Customs Management System (ICUMS) for export under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is to commence on January...
Team Oze At Google Launchpad Africa

OZÉ Raises US$700k Seed Round to Drive Growth for African MSMEs

OZÉ, a Ghana-based fintech startup focused on helping African small businesses grow by digitizing their operations and providing them with access to affordable capital,...
Krachi East

Communities want former Krachi East MP to complete ongoing projects

Over Community members have urged Mr Michael Yaw Gyato, the former Member of Parliament (MP) for Krachi East Municipality of the Oti Region, to...

US House votes to impeach Trump making him 1st president impeached twice

The U.S. House on Wednesday voted to impeach President Donald Trump over "incitement of insurrection," making him the first president to be impeached twice. ...

80 percent of people in Mokola not in nose mask – Market Queen

Madam Mercy Naa Afrowa Needjan, President, Greater Accra Markets Association, Wednesday said through consistent observation about 80 per cent of persons at Makola Market...