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North Korea calls Japan ‘pathetic political dwarf’ in article

North Korea denounced Japan's defense minister and called Tokyo a "political dwarf" following comments from Minister Taro Kono regarding missiles. In a statement published to...

Japan dismisses safety concerns over Fukushima radioactive water

Japan on Monday said it would be safe to release radioactive water from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean. Japan's industry minister...

First Lady attends enthronement ceremony of Japan’s Emperor Naruhito

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday witnessed the enthronement of Japan’s Emperor Naruhito, a significant ceremony held at the Imperial Palace in...
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Japan donates 17 patrol boats to Kenyan maritime police to enhance security

Japanese government on Wednesday handed 17 patrol boats to Kenya Marine Police to boost security and anti-terrorism measures in the coastal region. ...
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New Era in Japan: Enthronement Ceremony on October 22, 2019

The new Japanese Era, Reiwa (令和時代), started on May 1, 2019. With the Abdication Ceremony happening on April 30, the new Emperor Naruhito started his...
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Kenyan leader off to Japan for TICAD 7 conference

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has left the country on Monday evening for Yokohama, Japan to attend the 7th edition of the Tokyo International Conference...
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Zambian leader travels to Japan for TICAD meeting

Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Monday left for Japan to attend the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD). The conference,...

“The Kaizen approach” yielding tremendous results- AfDB’s Vice-president discloses

African Development Bank Vice-president Celestin Monga, has disclosed that “The Kaizen approach been yielding tremendous results;adding that it is it is an approach to...
Naruhito faces the delicate balancing act of continuing his father's legacy of bringing the monarchy closer to the people while upholding the centuries-old traditions of the Chrysanthemum Throne. [Japan Pool/Reuters]

Emperor Naruhito Begins A New Era in Japan

Emperor Naruhito's reign began Wednesday as he ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne marking the beginning of a new imperial era in Japan. Emperor Naruhito, 59, following...
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Japan Marks 30 Years of Emperor Akihito’s Rule

Japan held a ceremony commemorating 30 years of Emperor Akihito's reign on Sunday as the emperor is about to abdicate on April 30. Prime...

Japan Assists Ghana to Provide Police Service with Resources

The Japanese Government is providing Ghana a grant of 300 million Japanese Yen (2.7 million dollars) to procure more vehicles and communication gadgets for...

Japan’s and World’s Oldest Man Passes On at 113

The oldest living man in the world, 113-year-old Masazo Nonaka from Japan, died at his home on Sunday, local media reported. Nonaka, born in...
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Morocco and Japan to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation

The Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita and his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono vowed Monday in capital Rabat to boost bilateral cooperation. ...
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Trump to discuss with Kim Abducted Japanese

U.S. President Donald Trump has said he'd bring up Japan's sensitive abductees issue when he meets the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) leader...
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Ghana, Japan to cement economic partnerships

Ghana and Japan have agreed to work towards strengthening economic and social partnerships between the two countries. The commitment was mutually expressed by Finance Minister,...
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Ghana and Japan to Improve trade, investment relations

Government’s resolve to make Ghana the Financial Hub in the sub-region and to diversify the sources of funds for Ghanaian bonds will receive a...

Government delegation leaves for Japan

Government’s resolve to make Ghana the Financial Hub in the sub-region and to diversify the sources of funds for Ghanaian bonds will receive a...
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Ghana inspires hope at UHC Forum 2017 as Japan pledges US$2.9 Billion

The world can expect a lot more concreate and significant results in the next three to five years from member countries of the United...
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Draw for 2018 World Cup

Below is the draw for the 2018 World Cup to be hosted by Russia. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco,...

England can maybe forgive Maradona for hand of God goal

Perhaps it was the advantage of having former England striker Gary Lineker conducting the ceremonies, or Diego Maradona holding up their name from the...
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Ministry of Health launch project to support Community-based Health

The Ministry of Health through the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has launched a project; Strengthening Community-based Health...
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Kyoto Protocol Celebrates Twentieth Anniversary

The Kyoto Protocol, the first international treaty to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, celebrates its twentieth anniversary on December 11 2017, maintaining itself as an...

U-20 Women’s World Cup Slated For March 8, 2018

Representatives of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, France 2018,...

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Over Japan into the North Pacific

North Korea fired a ballistic missile from its capital city of Pyongyang, South Korean and Japanese officials said on Friday. Reports of the fired missile...

Japanese star athlete in Ghana to train young athletes

Top Japanese track athlete Dai Tamasue has arrived in Ghana to hold series of seminars and demonstrations on track athletics for Ghanaian athletes...

Policy makers discuss climate and food security in Juba

A wide-ranging coalition of policy makers, political leaders, and development partners held a two-day interactive conference in Juba, South Sudan designed to generate ideas...

Japan attends Uganda Solidarity Summit

Mr. Nobuo Kishi, State Minister for Foreign Affairs, visited the Republic of Uganda from June 22 to 23 and attended the Uganda Solidarity Summit...

U.S auto parts manufacturer buys part of Japan’s Takata

Japan's embattled Takata Corp. said on Monday that it had filed for bankruptcy protection and would sell its business to a U.S. third party,...

Alpha Conde and Shinzo Abe discuss bilateral relations in Japan

On June 20, commencing at 6:15 p.m. for approximately 50 minutes, Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, held a summit meeting with H.E....

Guinea and Japan sign ‎¥200m grant deal

On June 20, following the Japan-Republic of Guinea Summit Meeting held in Tokyo, Guinea and Japan signed a 200million yen grant aid to Guinea...