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Seventh-Day Congregation of Theocracy calls for peaceful election

Apostle Kadmiel Emmanuel Hodasi Agbalenyoh, Founder of the Seventh-Day Congregation of Theocracy, has called on Ghanaians to cultivate the...
African National Congress (ANC)

South African president to highlight economy as ruling party marks 108 anniversary

As South Africa's ruling party the African National Congress (ANC) celebrating its 108 anniversary, President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to focus on the stagnant...
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

Ethiopian PM leaves for Guinea to spur bilateral ties

The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has left here on Wednesday to Guinea on an official visit that envisaged to spur bilateral ties among...

Chinese firm completes road works in Zambia

A Chinese enterprise Avic International has completed construction of about 40-km stretch of the road network in Zambia's Chingola district on the Copperbelt province...

South Africa’s Absa PMI declines in December

The Absa purchasing managers' index (PMI) declined to 47.1 index points in December 2019 from 47.7 points recorded in November due to load shedding,...

Rwanda registers investments over US$2.4 billion in 2019

The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) said Wednesday it registered investments worth 2.46 billion U.S. dollars in 2019, an increase of 22.6 percent from the...
Workplace Sexual Abuse

Women movement in Zambia rue continued sexual harassment of girls

The women movement in Zambia on Wednesday expressed concern that cases of defilement of a girl child have continued unabated despite efforts the curb...
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Private sector in Zambia call for establishment of mechanism for promotion of partnerships with...

The private sector in Zambia on Wednesday called for the establishment of a mechanism that will help bolster partnership arrangements between Zambian and Chinese...
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Chinese firm to open US$65 million textile plant in Ethiopia

Shanghai Textile Decoration Corporation, a subsidiary of China's Shantex Holding Corporation, on Wednesday signed an agreement with the Ethiopia Industrial Park Development Corporation (IPDC)...
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Oil prices sink after roller-coaster ride amid U.S.-Iran tensions

Oil prices plunged over 4 percent on Wednesday after a roller-coaster ride as market participants assessed the possibility of a global crude supply disruption...

Secretary General of Sudan FA confirms talks with Coach Appiah

Dr. Hassan Abu Gabal, Secretary-General of the Sudanese Football Association, has confirmed discussions with former Black Stars coach James Kwasi Appiah. ...

Expect no favours – Referees Association Chairman warns clubs

Retired Referee Joe Debrah, Chairman of the Referees Association of Ghana (RAG), has said there will be...

Legon Cities FC can win the GPL- Bright Addae

Ghanaian International footballer, Bright Addae, has opined that his former Club, Legon Cities FC, formerly known as Wa All Stars, can clinch the...

No concentration camps in Xinjiang – Chinese Ambassador

Mr Shi Ting Wang, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, has reiterated that there are no concentration camps in the Chinese Xinjiang Province but rather...

MTN rewards hundreds in “Season of Surprises” promo

MTN Ghana, as part of activities for the yuletide, has rewarded hundreds of its subscribers for their loyalty and continuous support to the development...

Hope for Future Generations and RESULTS UK to train Malaria youth advocates

Some young Ghanaian advocates have been selected from 10 regions of the country, to be trained to help in malaria eradication advocacy, under a...
Ghana police

Police Service to deploy officers to fight corruption on roads

Mr James Oppong-Boanuh, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), has said the Police Service (GPS) would deploy supervisory officers to monitor various check...

GMA partners health charity-based organization to screen prison inmates

The Upper East Regional branch of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has partnered the Aide à la Vulnèrabillitè, a charity-based health organization to...

CPP condemns Electoral Prophecies

The Convention Peoples Party (CPP) on Wednesday condemned Election 2020 prophetic declarations put out in the public discourse because not all Ghanaians believe...

CPP tags January 8 as Sacred Day

The Convention People’s Party (CPP) on Wednesday called on government to commemorate January 8, as a ‘Sacred Day’ on the national calendar as it...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Government to implement strategic interventions to restore confidence in State-Owned Enterprises

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Wednesday reaffirmed Government’s commitment to implement strategic interventions to restore confidence in the State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) to...
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Menzgold customers still in custody

About 100 customers of Menzgold who were arrested at the Trassaco Valley area earlier on Wednesday are still in Police custody. This was confirmed by...

Gov’t remains committed to NLC ruling – NCTE

Government has no intention to ignore the National Labour Commission (NLC) ruling between it and the Technical University Teachers Association, the National Council...

UK denies aiding corrupt regimes

The British government has rejected suggestions that it has been providing aid to corrupt regimes that fail to account for the funding. The Department for...

UAE investment in airport infrastructure hits US$270 billion

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has so far invested 1 trillion dirhams (roughly 270 billion U.S. dollars) in airport infrastructure development projects, the official...
Cyber Security

Israel launches cyber security center to protect communications providers

Israel has created a cyber-control center against cyber threats pointed at telecommunications providers, the Israel National Cyber Directorate (INCD) and Ministry of Communications said...
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Libya’s east-based army expands no-fly zone in Tripoli to include airport

The east-based army of Libya on Wednesday expanded the no-fly zone announced in November in and around the capital Tripoli to include the Mitiga...

Five persons arrested over Ghana Card registration offences

The Ghana Police Service has arrested five persons for allegedly engaging in various registration offences and malpractices during the mass registration exercise...
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Denmark to withdraw majority of soldiers from Iraq

Denmark will temporarily withdraw a group of soldiers from Iraq because of the current situation in the Middle East, announced Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen...
U.S. President Donald Trump (C) delivers a statement at the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, Jan. 8, 2020. Donald Trump said on Wednesday that no U.S. casualties have resulted from Iran's missiles attack against U.S. forces in Iraq on Tuesday, adding that the United States would impose additional sanctions against Tehran. (Xinhua/Hu Yousong)

No U.S. casualties in Iran’s retaliatory attacks, sanctions to come – Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that no U.S. casualties have resulted from Iran's missiles attack against U.S. forces in Iraq on Tuesday,...