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Ghana implements closed season system for marine fishing

The Ghanaian government Friday announced new measures to reverse the alarming decline in marine fish stock in the country. Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture Development...

Migrants on Italian Ship Disembarks Whilst threat investigation goes on

Sixty-seven migrants were allowed to disembark from an Italian coast guard vessel in Sicily on Thursday night, after being kept at bay for days...

South Africa: Africa’s Highly Advanced Telescope Launched

Africa's most advanced telescope Meerkat was launched in Carnavon, Northern Cape Province on Friday, allowing scientists to better explore the universe. "Today is a special...

Swiss President Leuthard urges democratization of digitization to propel inclusive development

President of Switzerland Doris Leuthard said here late Wednesday digitization through the internet should be democratized to ensure a win-win situation. Addressing...

Hisense aims high with two new premium ULED TVs

Chinese electronic giant Hisense on Thursday evening launched two new exceptional Ultra LED (ULED) television sets in Cape Town. The event was...
rice production

Nigeria seeks to increase local production standard

Nigeria is working to increase local production standard and quality assurance of products, the government said Thursday. Okechukwu Enelamah, the Minister of...
Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance - Nigeria

Nigerian government working to diversify revenue base

The Nigerian government was working toward having a diversified revenue base to ensure that the country does not continue to overly rely on debt...

Nigeria’s Lagos remains economic gateway to the country

Lagos, Nigeria's commercial hub remains the economic gateway to the country and the rest of the world, the World Bank said Thursday. ...

Somalia, S. Sudan, DRC new major destinations of Kenya’s exports

Kenya's exports to Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and South Sudan are on the rise with the countries emerging as the next major...

Namibia to sign trade related facility financing agreement

Namibia will soon sign the Trade Related Facility Financing Agreement with the SADC Secretariat to enable the country to develop a plan for implementing...
Human Rights Watch

Rwanda dismisses Human Rights Watch report of summarily execution as “fake”

Rwanda's Minister of Justice and the Attorney General, Johnston Busingye Thursday described the latest report by Human Rights Watch as fake, which said petty...

Eurowings completes maiden flight to Namibia

German airline Eurowings on Thursday morning touched down at the Hosea Kutako International Airport to complete its mainden flight to Namibia . Deputy minister...
Huawei P10, P10+

Huawei launches latest smartphone in Kenya

Chinese tech firm Huawei has introduced its array of smartphones in the P Series line with the launch of the P10 Lite in the...

One killed, several injured in Ghana football club Asante Kotoko road crash

One people was killed and several others were injured when the official bus of Ghana Premier League club Kumasi Asante Kotoko was involved in...

Ghana’s Akufo-Addo launches US$10 million national plan for startups

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo on Thursday launched the national entrepreneurship and innovations plan with seed money of 10 million US dollars. The...

Adabraka Market Leaders respond to meat vendors’ story

Madam Rejoice Gbormitah, Queenmother of the Market said the issue, which was widely publicised in the mass media was a misrepresentation of the modus...

CEO of Zoomlion lift high the flag of Ghana

Dr Agyepong is the founder of over forty (40) cutting-edge companies, providing innovative and creative business solutions including, Accra Compost plant, JA Plant Pool...
Pool/AFP / Yannis Kolesidis Greek authorities predict it will take 10 days to clear all the 8,400 refugees and migrants from a makeshift camp on the Greek-Macedonian border near Idomeni, on May 24, 2016

MHRMI seeks the exit of all Diplomats who decline to use Macedonia’s name

In a leaked phone call, Assistant US Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland, was notoriously caught saying, “Fuck the EU”...
Bird Flu

Avian Flu : West and Central Africa On High Alert

"The strain can infect and cause death in humans and kills poultry at a high rate," UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said at a daily...
investment drive

Kenya extols Chinese companies help with technical skills transfer

Chinese technical firm, AVIC International, has been lauded for empowering Kenyan students in technical training institutes by upgrading their technical skills which enable them...

Ten foreign countries to present their reps for African Chess Event in Uganda

Vianney Luggya, President of the Uganda Chess Federation (UCF) told Xinhua on Wednesday that they are confident the event will be success having already...

July 14 China-related world news summary at 0900 GMT

BEIJING, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has congratulated Theresa May on her new role as British prime minister. In...
Wpid Osafo Marfo

Ex-minister demands for an overhaul in the Ghana’s education

This, he said, was the way forward to tackle the growing unemployment among the youth. He warned that the...

Freedom fighters /concerned black belts counters Frederick’s exit

The Freedom Fighters and concerned Taekwondo Black belts in their petition stated clearly, certain grievances that ultimately requested the resignation of Mr. Otu, who...

Rockets of Wa give reasons for not honouring league match

The team Manager of the side, Salifu Oromah, explained to the GNA sports in an interview that, the vehicle on which they were travelling...
Societe Generale

Societe Generale Ghana conference on global transactions banking held

It is also to update patrons on the key trends in their new set-up banking activities and services. The GTB also helps in building better...

Akufo-Addo Insists He Will Snatch victory for NPP

This was when he addressed separate rallies in Jema, Kintampo and Gurumpe on the final leg of his five-day election campaign tour of the...

Government asked to deepen tax education

He commended the efforts of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in educating the masses on tax issues, but said there was more education to...
Wpid Drugs

Experts deliberates on the rise and effects of illicit drugs in Abuja

Drawn from the West African Epidemiology Network on Drug Use (WENDU), and under the auspices of the ECOWAS Commission, the experts will brainstorm on...

Sunyani MHIS Settles Ghc 10 million in claims

This was about GHȼ531,970.00 less the year 2014 total of GHȼ10,751,839.63. Mr. Patrick Kuagbenu, the Municipal Manager, told the Ghana...