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Zimbabwe’s COVID-19 cases increase to 479

Zimbabwe recorded 16 cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the country's total positive cases to 479. The new cases involve five returning...

Kenya to create disease-free zones for livestock

Kenya's agriculture and livestock ministry said on Friday it will establish disease-free zones for livestock to help the country control frequent disease outbreaks to...

Movement of trucks at Tanzania, Uganda border resumes

The movement of trucks between Tanzania and Uganda at the Mutukula border has resumed after the two countries reached a consensus on measures over...
South Africa

South Africa deeply concerned about emergence of unilateralism

South Africa remains deeply concerned about the emergence of unilateralism and its attendant threat to the international rules-based system, the Presidency said on Friday. ...
The debilitating impact of climate change

Kenya launches program to boost animal protection amid climate disasters

Kenya on Friday launched a capacity development program targeting veterinarians and farmers to enhance their capacity to protect animals from disasters linked to extreme...

Namibian livestock farmers embrace recovery after severe drought, major losses

by Ndalimpinga Iita At a far-flung village in Oshana region in northern Namibia, Paulus Nuyoma herded his eight cattle to a water pond. ...
South African National Parks (SANParks)

South Africa plans phased resumption of overnight accommodation in national parks

The South African National Parks (SANParks) authority said on Friday that it is preparing to recall its hospitality staff for a phased re-opening of...
UNHCR logo

Tecno partners with UNHCR to fund schooling for African refugee children

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Tecno on Friday announced a new partnership with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to fund quality primary education...

Adolescent girls get information about COVID-19, personal hygiene in Malawi

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise and public schools remain closed in Malawi, a local NGO has started distributing sanitary materials...

Joe Ghartey receives endorsement from delegates

Mr. Joe Ghartey, the incumbent New Patriotic Party's Member of Parliament for the Essikado-Ketan Constituency has received an endorsement from delegates to run on...

Man granted bail for stealing

An Accra Circuit Court on Friday granted Kobina Tachie Menso an entrepreneur a bail of GH¢150,000.00 with three sureties for allegedly stealing US$55,110.00 from...

Court grants three robbers GH¢150,000.00 bail each

An Accra Circuit Court has granted three robbers GHC 150,000.00 bail each with two sureties each over robbery They are Yaw Owusu, porter, Collins Oti,...
Huawei Y P

Three reasons why the Huawei Y7p is your favourite smartphone this season

What if we tell you there is a smartphone on the market that packs a 48MP AI Triple Camera, has a stylish design, performs...

NGO supports market women with PPE

As part of measures to ensure a successful fight against COVID-19 in the Effia-Kwesimintim Municipal Assembly, the "Smile For Change, a non-governmental organisation (NGO)...

It is unethical to engage in advertorial reporting- Prof Gadzekpo

Professor Audrey Gadzekpo, Dean of School of Information and Communication Studies, at the University of Ghana has raised issues with the practice of...
Ghana police

NPP primaries: Police prepared to provide security

The Ghana Police Service has given the assurance that it is prepared to provide adequate security for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) primaries on...

Tempane Seat is safe for NPP – Kpemka assures

The massive infrastructure development and numerous social intervention policies being implemented in the Tempane Constituency by the government has significantly improved livelihoods and made...

Ghana Blind Union appeals for PPE for students

The Ghana Blind Union (GBU) on Friday appealed to government to provide senior high second-year blind students in the Gold Track with personal protective...
Ghanaian Evacuees

COVID-19: 211 Ghanaians return home from Lebanon

The first batch of 211 Ghanaian evacuees from Lebanon on Friday arrived at the Kotoka International Airport, Accra. The mortal remains...
Pwd Donation

PWDs appeal to be considered for stimulus packages

Mrs Felicity Amponsemkyere, Secretary of the Ghana Federation of the Disabled (GFD) in the New Juaben South Municipality (NJSMA) in the Eastern Region, has...
Covid Positive

COVID-19: Ghana’s cases hit 13,000

Ghana's confirmed COVID-19 cases have hit 13,203 after 274 new infections were recorded over the past 24 hours. Additionally, four more patients have unfortunately succumbed...

Government urged to support informal sector

Mr Kofi Oppong, the Manager of Cosby 1 Fashion College at Madina in Accra, has called on the Government to streamline existing policy measures...
The National Communications Authority

No telecom company has breached personal data and privacy – NCA

The National Communications Authority (NCA) on Friday said no mobile network operator or telecommunication company has breached any personal data or privacy of customers...
Togbe Afede Xiv Speaks Gfa

Rights of chiefs to comment on national issues must be respected – Togbe Afede

President of the National House of Chiefs (NHC), Togbe Afede XIV, has called on Ghanaians, especially politicians to respect the rights of chiefs to...
Wheelchair Basketball

Gender Ministry supports Wheelchair Basketball Federation with relief items

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has presented COVID 19 relief items to support the Ghana Wheelchair Basketball Federation( GWBF). ...
Ghana Card

NIA extends issuance of Ghana card in 13 regions

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has extended the Ghana Card Issuance exercise in 13 regions to Tuesday, June 23. The regions are...
Mr Frank Annoh Dompreh

Vote for me to bring more projects – MP appeals to delegates

Mr Frank Annoh-Dompreh, the incumbent Member of Parliament for Nsawam-Adoagyiri, has appealed to delegates of the New Patriotic Party parliamentary primaries to vote for...
Water Project

Akpafu Sokpo, others to get solar powered mechanized taps

Three communities; Akpafu Sopko, Likpe Alavanyo, and Fodome Agbesia in the Hohoe Municipality of the Volta region are to benefit from solar powered mechanized...
Health Covid Education

NCCE intensifies public education on COVID-19 in Jasikan

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Jasikan District of the Oti region has started intensified district-wide public education on the COVID-19...

Rainstorm rips off roofs of classroom blocks in Hohoe

A storm with heavy rain has ripped off roofs of classroom blocks of three second-cycle institutions and a basic school in the Hohoe Municipality...