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Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin

Coalition of CSOs in governance calls on speaker

A six-member delegation from the Coalition of Civil Society Organizations working in the area of governance has called on the Speaker of Parliament...
Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo speaks after winning the vote in Mogadishu, Somalia, Feb. 8, 2017. Former Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo was elected new president of Somalia in a tightly contested polls held in Mogadishu on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

Somali leader commits to holding credible elections

Somali President Mohamed Farmajo HAS expressed his commitment to holding free, fair and credible elections in line with the deal reached on Sept. 17...

Host Cameroon and Mali into CHAN semifinals

Host Cameroon and Mali have booked their semifinal tickets in the 2021 African Nation Championship (CHAN). In the quarterfinal played Saturday night...
Education Pentecost University

Vice-Chancellor of Pentecost University urges graduates to embrace research-led practices

Reverend Professor Kwabena Agyapong-Kodua, Vice-Chancellor of the Pentecost University (PU), has urged graduates to embrace research-led practices that can be implemented to promote sustainable...
Great Olympics

Ruthless Great Olympics send Hearts packing out of Accra

It was the landlords of Accra, Great Olympics who earned the bragging rights in the 'Mantse' derby as they defeated Accra Hearts of Oak...

African farmers to benefit from worm-tolerant maize variety – Scientist

Farmers in the eastern and southern Africa region will soon start planting a new maize variety that is tolerant to fall army worm (FAW)...
Workers of a factory in east China’s Zhejiang province manufacture cast metal products to be exported to Belt and Road countries, March 18, 2020. Xie Shangguo/People’s Daily Online

Kingho Investment ships iron ore from Sierra Leone’s Tonkolili mine

The first shipment of iron ore from Sierra Leone's New Tonkolili Iron Ore Project set sail for China from the country's Pepel Port on...
Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC)

Africa’s second wave COVID-19 infections could be associated with emergence of new variants –...

The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) on Saturday said the ongoing second wave COVID-19 infections could be associated with the...
School Feeding

39 billion in-school meals missed since COVID-19 pandemic

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Office of Research – Innocenti and the World Food Programme (WFP) report indicates that nutrition crisis looms as globally...
Social Priests Ordination

Anglican Church ordains three Priests in Bolgatanga

The Bolgatanga Saint Cyprian's Anglican Parish in the Tamale-Diocese has ordained three Priests with a call on them to genuinely and truly...
Coalition of CSOs and Speaker

Coalition of CSOs in governance calls on speaker

A six-member delegation from the Coalition of Civil Society Organizations working in the area of governance has called on the Speaker of Parliament to...
Sir Sam Jonah

Sam Jonah urges graduates to develop flexibility and adaptability skills

Sir Sam Jonah, the Chairman, Jonah Capital Limited, has urged graduates to develop flexibility and adaptability skills to equip them for any challenge in...
Education Graduates Skills

Explore technology trends to top corporate game – KAIPTC Graduates advised

Mrs Patricia Obo-Nai, the Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Ghana, has advised graduates of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) to embrace...
Shisha Smoking

Covid-19: Government should ban use of shisha in Ghana

A policy document on Covid-19 and tobacco use by the School of Public Health, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has called for...
Education Htu Graduates

HTU graduates asked to utilise their expertise to develop the nation

Professor Ben Honyenuga, Vice Chancellor (VC), Ho Technical University (HTU), has urged graduates of the University to practicalise knowledge they acquired to support the...
neglected tropical diseases

World NTDs Day observed in Ghana

Ghana joined the world to celebrate the second World Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) Day, with a call on the government to increase...
Ghana Police

Jomoro Municipal Police Commander shoots himself

The Jomoro Municipal Police Commander in the Western Region, Superintendent of Police (SP) Zeprain Zenge, has allegedly taken his own life. The officer committed the...
Coronavirus Variant Illustration Of V

Erectile dysfunction among men due to Coronavirus infection is real – Urologist

Dr Bernard Toboh, a Consulting Urologist at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, says the claim that some men, who recovered from Coronavirus infection are experiencing...
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)

Accountants charged to contribute to implementation of AfCFTA

Chartered Accountants have been charged to contribute towards the successful implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement. ...
Mr Prosper Afenyo,

Rawlings prioritised Volta’s development

Mr Prosper Afenyo, a member of the Men’s Fellowship of the E.P. Church in Ho, has said former President Jerry John Rawlings laid a...
Education School Accommodation

Head teacher appeals to Ghana government for intervention

Mr. Anthony Akurugu, the headteacher of ‘Junction-Mangoase’ District Assembly (D/A) Primary School has appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for immediate intervention to...
Economics Volta Potentials

Volta has got the resources

The Reverend Isaac Adza Tettey, the Volta Regional Economic Planning Officer, has said the Region has all the resources needed to transform its local...

Vodafone Ghana named Top Employer in Africa for third consecutive year

The Top Employers Institute has certified telecommunications giant, Vodafone Ghana, as a Top Employer in Africa for the third consecutive year according to an...
Social Minister Inspection

Freda Prempeh inspects works on 13 community projects in Tano North

Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Minister of State designate in-charge of Works and Housing, has inspected work on construction of water, education, health and several...
Health Covid Book

Book on the neglected remedy for COVID-19 launched

A book, "Surviving COVID-19: The Neglected Remedy" has been launched in Lawra to educate and motivate people to grow and consume locally nutritious foods...
Asiedu Nketia

I have not told the world that Petitioner won the 2020 Elections – Asiedu...

Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has denied at the Supreme Court that he had told the...
President Xi Jinping speaks during the G20 Extraordinary Leaders' Summit on COVID-19 on Thursday. Photo: Li Xueren/Xinhua

Multilateralism, climate change top agenda at virtual Davos gathering

Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech and his pledge on multilateral cooperation set the tone for the World Economic Forum (WEF) Virtual Event of the...
bomb blast

Car bomb kills 8 soldiers in E. Afghanistan, Taliban claims responsibility

Eight soldiers were killed as a car bomb went off next to a military base in Shirzad district of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province on...

Namibia and Botswana vow to jointly fight COVID-19

Namibia and Botswana on Friday agreed to work closely in the procurement and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines as well as cross-border trade. The pact was...

Minister tours TVET schools to know the state of facilities

Madam Gifty Twum-Ampofo, the Deputy Minister in-charge of Technical, Vocational Education, and Training (TVET) is currently on a three-week familiarisation tour of all TVET...