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Ghana deploys 307 ambulances to enhance emergency medical care

Ghanaian president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo commissioned here on Tuesday 307 ambulances for deployment across the country. The Mercedes Benz manufactured ambulances...
Armed Robbery

Tademe community blames police malfunctioning gun for robbery success

Residents of Tademe, a suburb of Tefle in the Southern Tongu District of the Volta region are blaming the...
jail bars

Man, 52, jailed 12 years for defiling three-year old girl

A 52 year old unemployed, who defiled a three-year old girl at Apatrapa New Site, near Kumasi, has been sentenced to 12 years imprisonment...

MiDA to improve power supply to Kasoa and its environs

Residents and businesses in Kasoa and its environs will soon enjoy improved and reliable power supply following plans to construct a modern Bulk...

Court remands suspects in Kpatinga conflict

A Tamale Circuit Court has remanded into prison custody five persons arrested in connection with the chieftaincy disturbances that broke out at Kpatinga...

Deputy Minister picks form to contest primaries

Mr Aminu Chinnia Issshaku, the Deputy Upper West Regional Minister has picked forms to contest the New Patriotic Party (NPP) primaries in the Sissala...

WFP’s Princess Zeid commends health staff at Sagnarigu

Health staff at the Saint Lucy Polyclinic at Kpalsi, and Kalpohin Health Centre in the Sagnarigu Municipality of the Northern Region have been...

CCFC donates drugs to Health Directorate

The Northern Regional Health Directorate has taken delivery of malaria and multivitamin drugs meant to ensure the well-being of...

Ambulances should be manned only by NAS – Minister cautions MMDAs

Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, the Minister of Health on Tuesday cautioned Ministers, Members of Parliament and the Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies not...
BRICS cooperation

BRICS’ response to conflict cooperative – Malte Brosig

BRICS response to armed conflicts have bee cooperative and based on consensus and multilateralism, said a South African academic on Tuesday. Malte...
South Sudan

South Sudan rebel group abducts 3 army instructors, 26 civilians

At least three army instructors in the South Sudan People's Defense Force (SSPDF) and 26 civilians were abducted by the rebel group National Salvation...

Apple posts record first quarter revenue amid strong iPhone sales

Apple Inc. Tuesday reported a record 91.8 billion U.S. dollars in revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 as it witnessed strong sales...

MoH relocates out of the Ministries enclave

The Ministry of Health (MoH), has relocated from its original site within the Ministries enclave in Accra to a new office building on...

Cape Coast citizens initiate moves to accelerate development

A group calling itself Association of Concerned Cape Coast Citizens and Residents (ACCCCAR), has initiated steps towards facilitating quicker pace of development within...
Motor Bike Accidents

Assembly members asked to help reduce “Okada” accidents

Mr. Kobena Woyome, the Member of Parliament for South Tongu in the Volta Region, has asked members of the local Assembly to help reduce...

Coronavirus Watch: Report symptoms to nearest health facility

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has advised the public to promptly report to the nearest health facility when they suspect an infection with...

Ghana’s Ambassador to Denmark leads Global Medical Aid to explore health opportunities

Mrs Amerley Ollennu Awua-Asamoah, Ghana’s Ambassador to Denmark has led a seven-member delegation from the Global Medical Aid, Denmark to Ghana. The delegation is...
European Union

EU to assess Trump’s Mideast peace plan – Josep Borrell

The European Union (EU) will study and assess the U.S. Middle East peace plan announced by the U.S. President Donald Trump, said Josep Borrell,...
AC Milan

AC Milan knockout Torino 4-2 to reach Coppa Italia semi-finals

AC Milan knocked out Torino FC 4-2 at Giuseppe Meazza Stadium, commonly known as San Siro, in the third Coppa Italia quarterfinal in the...
Kenya's polls body

Togo warms up for presidential election on February 22

Some Togolese are upbeat about the impending presidential elections in the country though many do not think it would be different from previous elections,...

Sixth Futsal Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in Laayoune

The sixth edition of the CAF Futsal Africa Cup of Nations opened on Tuesday in Laayoune, in Western Sahara. Equatorial Guinea stepped...

Striker Barbosa signs five-year deal with Flamengo

Flamengo have secured striker Gabriel Barbosa from Inter Milan on a permanent deal, the reigning Brazilian and South American champions said on Tuesday. ...

39 year-old Geologist contests NPP primaries in Jaman North

Mr Daniel Fordjour Agyemang, a-39-year-old Geologist has picked nomination forms to contest the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary primaries to lead them in the...
earth tremor

Strong off-coast earthquake rocks Jamaica, Cuba

A powerful 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of the Caribbean islands of Jamaica and Cuba on Tuesday. Hitting off the coast...
Rescue workers search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Elazig, eastern Turkey, on January 25, 2020. - Rescue workers raced against time to find survivors under the rubble after a powerful earthquake claimed 22 lives and left more than 1,200 injured in eastern Turkey. (Photo by Ilyas AKENGIN / AFP)

Eastern Turkey heals wounds after deadly earthquake

Turkey's eastern province of Elazig has been trying to heal its wounds amid hard winter and multiple aftershocks since a strong earthquake rocked the...
Convention People’s Party (CPP)

CPP Elders call for setting up of Interim Management Committee

Some Elders of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP) have called for the setting up of Interim Management Committee (IMC) to manage the affairs of...

Arab League chief says imposing solution to Palestinian-Israeli conflict not to succeed

Arab League (AL) Secretary General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit said on Tuesday that imposing any solutions to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict will not succeed. Aboul-Gheit's...

Iran rejects U.S. Mideast peace plan as “disgraceful”

Iranian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday strongly rejected the U.S. Middle East peace plan as "disgraceful." In a statement released hours after U.S....
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

UNICEF regrets killing of 3 children by indiscriminate shelling in Libya’s Tripoli

The UNICEF on Tuesday regretted the killing of three children and injuring of another by indiscriminate shelling in Libya's capital Tripoli earlier in the...
United Nations

UN position on Israel, Palestine issue defined by resolutions for years

A UN spokesman said Tuesday that the position of the United Nations on the two-state solution of Israel and Palestine has been defined, throughout...