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Social Fire Audit

Ghana National Fire Service inspects fire safety equipment

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has inspected fire safety equipment and installations at the Upper West Regional Hospital in Wa. The review...

Reversal of COVID-19 tax relief to boost Kenya’s revenue collection

Kenya expects its revenue to grow significantly after the reopening of the economy and reversal of COVID-19 tax relief measures, the National Treasury said...

3 killed in central Nigeria road accident

Three people including two police inspectors were confirmed killed in a road accident that occurred in Nigeria's central region on Thursday, according to a...
Tanzania map

Tanzanian leader pledges support to Zanzibar’s Government of National Unity

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Thursday pledged support for Zanzibar's newly formed Government of National Unity (GNU) that looked forward to making the archipelago...
Zambian President Edgar Lungu delivers a speech at the launch of blueberry export to China in Chongwe, Zambia, on Nov. 13, 2020. Zambia on Friday flagged off its inaugural export of fresh blueberries to China, becoming the first country in southern Africa to enter the huge Chinese market. (Photo by Martin Mbangweta/Xinhua)

Zambian government denies reports of planning to introduce national dress code

The Zambian government on Thursday refuted reports that it plans to introduce a national dress code. Ministry of National Guidance and Religious...
Supreme Court

Ghana grants request for live telecast of presidential election petition hearing

Ghana's Supreme Court granted the request on Thursday for a live telecast of its proceedings on national television during the hearing of the presidential...

Botswana fuel imports from South Africa decrease

Botswana's fuel imports from South Africa have lessened as a result of the closure of three refineries in the neighboring country, media reports said...
Al Shabab

Somali, U.S. forces kill al-Shabab militant and destroy compound

Somali and U.S. forces killed one al-Shabab militant and destroyed a compound in an airstrike which was conducted in the southern region on Wednesday,...
Students wash hands at school in Phalombe, Malawi, Oct. 13, 2020. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the African continent has surpassed 2 million, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said on Thursday. The latest figures from the continental disease control and prevention agency showed that a total of 2,013,388 cases were reported across the continent with the death toll related to the pandemic standing at 48,408 as of Thursday morning. (Photo by Joseph Mizere/Xinhua)

African countries so far have conducted over 28.3 million COVID-19 tests

African countries have conducted over 28.3 million COVID-19 tests so far, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said on Thursday. ...
Who Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

New COVID-19 strains threat to Africa’s public health system – WHO

The new COVID-19 variants that have been reported in several African countries could undermine efforts to contain the pandemic, a World Health Organization (WHO)...
Edward Amoako

Edward Amoako adjudged CIMG Marketing Practitioner of the Year

Mr Edwin Amoako, the Commercial Director, Fanmilk Ghana Limited has been adjudged 2019 Chartered Institute of Marketing,Ghana (CIMG) Marketing practitioner of the year. The award,...
Ghana Turkey Trade Mission

Ghana-Turkey Trade Mission; Businesses in Ghana to participate

Dr. Ozlem Ergun Ulueren, the Turkish Ambassador to Ghana is advocating for active participation of Ghanaian businesses in an upcoming Ghana-Turkey Trade Mission webinar...

Match officials ready for National Women’s League

Over 70 referees and assistant referees have completed a three-day training at the Ghanaman Center of Excellence, Prampram ahead of the commencement of the...
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

COVID-19: KNUST Management tours colleges, halls of residence

Management of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), led by Professor Rita Akosua Dickson, the Vice Chancellor, has toured colleges and...

Senior Staff Association of public universities threatens strike action

Senior Staff Association of Universities of Ghana (SSA-UoG) has threatened to embark on a strike action to press home their demand for improved conditions...

Armwrestling Federation of Africa to organize Media Seminar

The Armwrestling Federation of Africa (AFA) is set to hold its first media seminar for Journalists on Sunday, January 17, 2021. ...

GHALCA Election: Profile of Mr. Isaac Koomson

Mr. Isaac Koomson, the Deputy General Manager of the Ghana Premier League Club, Aduana Stars FC is one of the three candidates seeking the...
Vodafone Healthline Season

Vodafone Healthline Season 9 kicks off with COVID-19 Education

The ninth edition of the Vodafone flagship health initiative, “Vodafone Healthline” has kicked off with education on the prevention, symptoms and treatment of COVID-19. Dr....

COVID-19: Government, school managers must ensure strict protocol adherence in schools

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has called on the government, school managers, pupils, and students to promote adequate education and ensure strict adherence to...
School Fabrics

Fabric dealers cashing in on reopening of schools

Dealers in fabrics for uniforms for basic school pupils are making brisk business as a result about by the reopening of schools. After nine months...

Four granted bail over trespassing

Four persons have been granted a GHC10,000.00 bail with two sureties each by an Accra Circuit Court over the threat of death and trespass...
Temasco Students

Tema Manhean presents mixed reactions to reopening of school

The nationwide reopening of schools has attracted some divergent views by parents, children and school authorities. Whilst many schools have put in adequate efforts to...
DVLA Ghana

DVLA registered 360 vehicles in E/R

The Eastern Regional office of the Driver Vehicle and Licensing Authority (DVLA), has registered 360 vehicles between January 4 and 13, 2021. ...
David Ocloo

Liberty Professionals vows to bounce back against Dwarfs

Liberty Professionals will attempt to make amends after their 2-0 defeat at the hands on Kotoko last Monday, as they take on Ebusua Dwarfs...
Ghana Parliament

Stop paying gratuities to more than one term MPs- Group

Pressure Group, National Redemption Volunteer, has called for the State to halt the payment of gratuities to Members of Parliament who have returned to...
Nana Addo

NPP must remain focused and united – President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Thursday appealed to the leadership of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to remain focused and united to ensure the...
Ghana Parliament

Nothing like Majority or Minority in Parliament- NDC Caucus

The National Democratic Congress Caucus on Thursday insisted that the NPP Group cannot claim majority in the House despite a letter by Mr Andrew...

REGSEC issues directives for late Kpantinga Chief’s funeral

The Northern Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has issued directives to all parties involved in the performance of the final funeral rites of the late...
Yaw Preko

Inter Allies to offer Coach Preko first test, as Olympics seeks comeback

City rivals Inter Allies will on Friday, offer newly appointed Coach of Great Olympics first test as the two sides battle for the three...
Covid Post X

Western North Region records nine new COVID-19 cases

The Western North Region has recorded nine new COVID-19 cases. The new cases were recorded in the Sefwi-Waiwso and Aowin municipalities, with Sefwi-Waiwso recording five...