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Xi Jinping

Xi eyes more stable, China-EU ties in post-pandemic era

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday met via video link with President of the European Council Charles Michel and President of the European Commission...
Donald Trump

Trump signs executive order halting work visas through 2020

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order suspending the issuance of a number of employment-based visas through the end of 2020,...

NPP Primaries; Two MPs in Bono region lost their bid to contest Election 2020

Two Members of Parliament (MPs) in the Bono Region lost their bid to contest Election 2020 in the just ended New Patriotic Party (NPP)...
Atlanta Wendy S Turned Into Memorial For Rayshard Brooks Gunned Down By White Cop

Ballots, Bullets and the African American Struggle in Georgia

Continuing problems with voter suppression and the brutal execution of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta highlights racism and national oppression in the contemporary South “This is...
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Tanzania release guidelines for June 13 return

The Tanzanian Premier League will become the second after Burundi to re-start after a three-month stoppage occasioned by the spread of COVID-19. After the government...

GFA Announces ‘Endurance’ As Its Theme for the Month of June As Resumption of...

The Ghana Football Association has announced “Endurance” as the theme for the month of June 2020 following the uncertainty and difficulty surrounding the...

COVID-19 impact assessment on African Airlines – AFRAA

The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has released a new analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on the airline industry in Africa which reveals an...
Electoral Commission (EC)

New Voters’ Registration likely to start late June

The Electoral Commission is likely to commence the 2020 Voter Registration Exercise towards the end of June, a highly placed source has revealed to...
International Olympic Committee (IOC)

IOC extends remote working to June

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided that all its Lausanne-based staff will continue to work from home until June amid the COVID-19 pandemic,...
A woman walks past signs in support of the NHS (National Health Service) and others during the COVID-19 outbreak in Manchester, Britain, on April 10, 2020. The death toll of those hospitalized in Britain who tested positive for the COVID-19 reached 8,958 in Britain, marking a record-high daily increase of 980, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said Friday. As of Friday morning, a total of 73,758 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Britain, according to the Department of Health and Social Care. (Photo by Jon Super/Xinhua)

UK schools unlikely to reopen before June as lockdown continues

Schools in Britain are unlikely to reopen until June 1 at the earliest, the leader of the head teachers' union said Thursday as Britain,...
New type of thermo imaging system was tested in Xiangyang, Hubei Province. The system could check body temperature of 30-50 people simultaneously, which greatly improves the efficiency for fever screening in public places. Photo by Li Zhaoxu/People’s Daily

COVID-19 pandemic could recede in June if taken seriously globally

China's top COVID-19 expert Zhong Nanshan predicted on Thursday that the global pandemic could recede in June, but it depends on each country's emphasis...
SAN FRANCISCO - MARCH 2: Recycled plastic bottles are seen at the San Francisco Recycling Center March 2, 2005 in San Francisco, California. Bottled water is the single largest growth area among all beverages, more than doubling over the last decade. Only about 12 percent of plastic bottles, mostly water, were recycled in 2003, according to industry consultant R.W. Beck, Inc. Since most bottled water is consumed away from home where recycling isn't an option, an estimated 40 million bottles a day go into the trash or become litter. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Kenya to ban plastic bottles in protected areas by June

Kenya is set to ban plastic bottles in protected areas starting June 5 as the east African nation intensifies efforts to conserve national parks...
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Ghana reschedules 2020 census to June

Ghana's 2020 housing and population census (PHC) scheduled for next month will now take place in June, the Government Statistician Samuel Kobina Annim disclosed...
Sudan Transitional Military Council leaders in Khartoum

Sudanese Transitional Process Impeded by Domestic and International Factors

The breaking up of the sit-in outside military headquarters and the intervention of the African Union has not brought stability to this oil-producing state With...
Mr. Appiah Kusi Adomako

Prosecute all 10 fuel stations In Ghana over fuel fraud

CUTS Ghana, a research and advocacy policy think tank is calling on the government as a matter of urgency to prosecute all the Oil...
Women Entrepreneurs

14th-15th June Trade Exhibition aims at promoting trade and sustainability

All is set for the Ghana Trade Exhibition designed to promote trade and business sustainability for mainly start-ups and medium scale companies. As the...

Manufacturing Indaba to Empower Women in Africa

In a pressing endeavor to advance economic growth in developing nations, governments are harnessing strategies focused on the economic empowerment of its women. Studies...
Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Da Nang, Vietnam, Nov. 10, 2017. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang)

Putin looks forward to Xi’s Russia visit in June

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that he looks forward to Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to Russia in June and the joint...
Agriculture Produce

Israeli Agricultural Innovation Meeting Comes Off This June

Ghana is to host the State of Israel Agricultural Innovation Summit in June to create enabling environment for dialoguing and exploration of grounds for...
Chixi village has attracted a number of visitors by its beautiful sceneries and refreshing environment. Photo by Liu Lingling

World Environment Day Will Be Hosted by China in June

China will be the global host of the World Environment Day which will take place on June 5 with the main event being held...
Youth Project

Youth Resource Centre for Ho Nears Completion

Togbe Gbeworza II, Managing Director, Wilkado Construction Limited, the firm working on the Ho Multipurpose Youth Resource, has said the facility would be ready...
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Kenya to begin oil exports in June

Kenya said on Tuesday that it will begin exporting oil in June as part of the early oil pilot scheme. Andrew...

UK’s Home Secretary Debunks Rumours of an Early General Elections in June

British Home Secretary Sajid Javid on Sunday dismissed newspaper speculation of a snap general election in June, saying that "last thing we want is...

Accra’s Traffic Management Centre Becomes Operational By June

Mr Kwasi Amoako-Attah, the Minister of Roads and Highways, has said the national capital, Accra, would by June this year, have a Traffic Management...

Kenya to phase out Uganda electricity imports in June 2019

Kenya plans to phase out electricity imports from Uganda in June 2019, a government official said on Friday. Joseph Njoroge, principal...

Over 10,000 trade stakeholders to attend Africa Trade Week in SA

Over 10,000 trade stakeholders to converge in Johannesburg in June next year for Africa Trade Week. This event will create...

Ghana: inflation for June shoots up to 10%

Annual consumer inflation rate for Ghana inched up 0.2 percentage points to record 10 percent year-on-year in the month of June, relative to the...
WatsUp TV Celebrity Car Race

WatsUp TV Celebrity Car Race set for 30th June 2018

After a successful launch of a fun-racing competition for celebrities in Ghana, WatsUp TV is set to host another edition of the annual Celebrity...

Namibia increase fuel pump prices in June

Namibia will increase fuel pump prices in June following the results of the latest fuel price review, according to the country's energy ministry. The price...
U.S. President Donald Trump

U.S.- DPRK Meeting Scheduled for June 12

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he is looking at the Singapore summit with Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic...