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Zambian expert expects Chinese companies to set up more manufacturing plants

A Zambia trade expert urged Chinese companies to consider setting up more manufacturing plants in Zambia that will supply goods to the regional market,...

South African government launches consultations for controversial nuclear program

The South African government on Sunday launched consultations for its controversial nuclear program amid a worsening energy shortage. The consultations, in the...

Ghana’s health minister tests positive for COVID-19

Ghana's Health Minister Kwaku Agyemang-Manu has tested positive for the coronavirus, Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said here late Sunday. ...

Fighting COVID-19 through hygiene: Innovations for non-piped communities

There has never been a time when the need to regularly wash hands with soap under running water has highly been recommended more than...
Food Aid

Households receive food aid, hygiene items

A total of 110 vulnerable households comprising persons with disabilities and single mothers in 10 communities in the North East Gonja District of the...
Mapping Africa

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 230,000 mark – Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the African continent surpassed 232,815 as of Sunday morning, the Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief condemns attack against convoy of UN mission in Mali

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday strongly condemned Saturday's attack against a convoy of the United Nations Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA)...

82 bodies recovered following Boko Haram attacks in NE Nigeria

About 82 bodies had been recovered so far from four attacks in three different locations by suspected Boko Haram militants in a state in...
Pwd Support

Twifo Atti-morkwa District Assembly supports PWDs

The Twifo Atti-morkwa District Assembly (TADA), on Friday, presented cash and various items to 68 of the 1,200 Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in...
Rice Implement

Equipment to boost farmers’ efficiency and productivity arrives

The Agricultural Engineering Services Directorate (AESD) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has taken delivery of new farm equipment to support the operations...
Mrs Kate Quartey Papafio

Framework needed to establish cable hub of excellence-CEO

Mrs Kate Quartey-Papafio, the Chief Executive Officer, Reroy Cables has called for a framework to enable the electrical industry have a hub of...

Methodist Church Ghana re-opens Church Premises

The Methodist Church, Ghana, on Sunday officially re-opened its Church premises for services after putting all necessary measures in place to safeguard congregants from...

Metro office of NCCE visits Churches in Takoradi with COVID-19 education

The Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan office of the National Commission for Civic Education(NCCE) on Sunday visited churches within the Metropolis to step up education on the...
Beverage Awards

Ghana Beverage Awards virtual ceremony exceeds expectations

The maiden virtual edition of the Ghana Beverage Awards (GBA) has been successfully organised in adherence to the stipulated COVID-19 protocols, to ensure the...
Keta Harbour

Work on Keta Harbour to start in September

Construction work on the administration block for the Keta Harbour project is to begin in September, this year, Mr Godwin Edudzi Yao Effah, Keta...
Health Students Arrival

COVID-19: Ghanaian students arrive from Benin

Some 141 Ghanaian students stranded in Benin on Saturday arrived in the country through the Aflao Border in the Ketu South Municipality of the...
teenage pregnancy

Central Region records 3,198 teen pregnancies in 2020

The Central Region has recorded a total of three thousand one hundred and ninety eight (3,198) teen pregnancies from January to May this year. According...
Social Youth Participation

It’s time for the youth to assume responsibility

Madam Bushra Odoom, Ekumfi District Planning Officer has implored the youth to get involved in the activities of their district assemblies and ensure that...
Church Service

Catholic churches will remain closed, no funeral Masses-Bishop Fianu

Most Reverend Emmanuel Kofi Fianu, SVD, Catholic Bishop of the Ho Diocese has said all Roman Catholic Churches in the Diocese would remain closed...
Social Ngo Ex Convict

Foundation supports Ex-Convict with industrial sewing machine

The Management of Crime Check Foundation (CCF), an NGO, has presented two industrial sewing machines and an amount of GHc2,600 to Mr Ohene Agyekum,...
Ghana Police

Police questions Agona East MP over removal of Prof Yankah’s posters

Mrs Queenstar PokuaaSawyer, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona East has been interrogated by Agona Swedru Divisional Criminal Investigation...
Politics Mp Denial

MP denies distributing unwholesome ice cream

Mrs Cynthia Mamle Morrison, Member of Parliament for Agona West has denied allegations made against her about the distribution of unwholesome ice creams to...
Ms Evelyn Nana Yaa Antwi Nuamah Director Of Evangelism And Counselling Outreach

Parents, Teachers, and Students need psychological support – Emotional Therapists

Ms Evelyn Nana Yaa Antwi Nuamah, Director of Evangelism and Counselling Outreach has stated that parents, teachers, and students need psychological support to...

Tema East NPP Delegates clinch Nana Addo-Titus Glover ticket

Following an appeal from members of the New Patriotic Party for the winning tickets that the party fielded in the 2016 general election to...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Forgive one another for President Akufo-Addo’s sake- Carlos Ahenkorah

Member of Parliament for Tema West and Deputy Minister of trade, Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, has called on members of the New Patriotic Party...
Child Labour

Ghana tackles Child labour menace

The Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations is currently addressing the menace of Child Labour through the implementation of the National Plan of Action...
World Elders Abuse Awareness Day

Namibians mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Namibians on Friday commemorated the World Elders Abuse Awareness Day under the theme "Lifting Up Voices." "Family members, communities or organizations...
gender inequality

Zimbabwe commission decries growing gender gap in government

The Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) has expressed deep concern at the low number of women with senior positions in government and parastatals. ...
organic farming

Kenya to host African continental conference on organic farming

Kenya will host an inaugural African continental conference next week to discuss farming systems to mitigate climate change and other ecological challenges, organizers said...
John Magufuli

Tanzania commends new DR Congo leader over efforts to restore peace

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has praised newly elected leader of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for his efforts to restore peace in the...