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World Bank

Mozambique: World Bank Approves US$150 Million to Improve Incomes and Resilience in the Rural...

To improve the incomes and resilience of communities in rural areas, the World Bank approved today a $150 million grant from the International Development...

GETFund Board of Trustees inaugurated

Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum , the Minister of Education, has inaugurated a 17-member Board of Trustees of the Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) with...

Ghanaian innovator develops affordable houses from recycled plastic waste

As a teenager, Nelson Boateng, a resident of Ashaiman near Ghana's capital Accra, needed to earn some income to support his education as well...
Minneapolis authorities remove George Floyd Memorial

Minneapolis Erupts Again After Another African American is Killed by a Federal Task Force

In Hawaii, a South African immigrant is also slain by local police in Honolulu. Demonstrations have taken place in Minneapolis since June 3 when news...
Black Meteors

Black Meteors leaves Japan for South Korea friendly – Ghana FA

Ghana's U-23 national team has left Japan for South Korea to prepare for upcoming international friendlies, the Ghana Football Association (GFA) announced Wednesday. The Black...

Zambian VP commends Chinese firm for investing in cement production

Zambian Vice President Inonge Wina has commended a Chinese firm for investing in a cement manufacturing plant in the country. The Zambian vice president commended...

Namibia records significant reduction of road accidents

The number of people killed and injured in road crashes in Namibia remains a concern, despite a significant reduction in such accidents, persons injured...

Liberian proposes every MDAs in Eastern Region should have library

Mr Evans Korletey-Tene, the Eastern Regional Director of Ghana Library Authority (GLA), has proposed that, at least, each Municipal and District Assembly (MAD) in...
LOSA Presentation

Old students donate to Labone SHS

The 1998 Year Group of the Labone Old Students Association (LOSA) has officially presented two gates to the Labone Senior High School to secure...

“I don’t want to thrive on beefs” – Opanka

Ghanaian rap sensation Opanka says he doesn't believe in beefing other rap artistes in order to sell his music. According to the "Wedding Car" hitmaker,...
Rabby's Starlet reality show

Rabby’s Starlet reality show opens audition for Season Two

Auditions for the highly anticipated TV reality show 'Rabby's Starlet' season two will open from Thursday, June 10, 2021. The founder of 'Rabby's Starlet' Actress...

South African woman gives birth to 10 babies

A South African woman gave birth to 10 babies at a local hospital on Monday night, said her family and the local government on...

Nigerian government says Twitter seeking dialogue over ban

The Nigerian government on Wednesday said Twitter has made an approach for dialogue in a bid to resolve the issues leading to the suspension...
Tree Restoration

GhaFFaP commit to planting, nurturing a million trees

The Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers (GhaFFaP) has taken a giant step towards contributing to the global ambitious target of regenerating degraded...
Ada-East Residents

Ada-East Residents hail DCE for remarkable performance

Madam Grace Abla Avickson, Headmistress of Otrokpe District Assembly Basic School, in Ada Foah on behalf of the residents has hailed Ms Sarah Dugbakie...
Renovated Ussher Fort Slavery Museum

Renovated Ussher Fort Slavery Museum inaugurated

The renovated Ussher Fort Slavery Museum has been inaugurated in Accra with a call on partners to step up efforts to complete rehabilitation of...
high-level dialogue on the protection of refugees

Interior Minister calls for collaboration to safeguard refugee rights

Mr Ambrose Dery, Minister for the Interior has called for strengthened collaboration and cooperation among partner institutions in refugee protection to safeguard the rights...
kidnapped in Nigeria

Nigerian Government Tells Social Networks to Register as Businesses

The Nigerian government has said that social networks should register in the African country as commercial enterprises to be able to continue operations after...
Photo taken on June 9, 2021 shows the site of a building collapse accident in the southwestern city of Gwangju, South Korea. At least nine people have been confirmed dead and eight others injured in a building collapse accident in southwest South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday. (NEWSIS/Handout via Xinhua)

Nine People Dead, 8 Injured as Building Collapses in South Korea

At least nine people died and another eight got injured when a building collapsed during demolition in the southwest of South Korea on Wednesday,...
FILE PHOTO: The logo of German car manufacturer BMW is seen on the company headquarters in Munich, Germany, December 5, 2019. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert/File Photo GLOBAL BUSINESS WEEK AHEAD

BMW to slow down production due to chip shortage

BMW will slow down car production to single-shift operation at its largest European plant in Dingolfing in Germany due to semiconductor shortages, the German...

US Committed to Article 5 of NATO Defense Act – Biden

The United States is committed to Article 5 of the NATO Defense, US President Joe Biden said on Wednesday upon arrival to the United...

South Korea Penalizes Microsoft Among 6 Tech Companies for Data Leak

South Korea's data protection regulator has fined Microsoft and five other tech companies for failing to protect the personal information of their clients, South...
Burkina Faso

US Strongly Condemns Killing of at Least 160 Civilians in Burkina Faso

The US strongly condemns the killing of at least 160 civilians on June 5 in an armed attack on a village in northern Burkina...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

Spanish PM Says People Vaccinated With Sputnik V Should Be Allowed Into EU

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Wednesday that foreigners vaccinated against the coronavirus disease with Russia's Sputnik V vaccine should be allowed to...

Tourist Bus Crash Kills 7 in Northern Mexico

Seven people were killed and another six were injured as a tourist bus capsized in Tijuana, a city in Mexico's Baja California state, the...
C.K. Akonnor

Coach Akonnor plots for the fall of Cote D’ Ivoire

Charles K. Akonnor Head Coach of the senior national team the Black Stars has said the technical has commenced discussion on their next game...
Coach C. K. Akonnor

“We cannot kill Abalora” – Black Stars Coach

Charles K. Akonnor Head Coach of the senior national team the Black Stars, has said they cannot kill goalkeeper Razak Abalora for his mistake...

Phar Rangers FC rescinds decision to quit all GFA’s competitions

Division One League Club, Phar Rangers have rescinded its decision to withdraw from all Ghana Football Association’s (GFA) competitions. ...

Inflation rate in May slows to 7.5 percent year-on-year

The year-on-year inflation rate fell for the second month in a row at 7.5 per cent in May from 8.5 per cent the previous...

Wa West MP launches sanitation campaign on birthday

Superintendent (Rtd) Peter Lanchene Toobu, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Wa West Constituency, has launched a sanitation campaign at Wechiau to mark his...