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MLGRD, ILGS launch nationwide orientation and training programme for assembly members

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) and the Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS), have launched an orientation and training programme...

Eyewitnesses: Gaza militants launch incendiary balloons into Israel

Masked Palestinians late on Sunday launched incendiary balloons from across the Gaza Strip into Israel, setting alight agricultural fields, eyewitnesses said. A previously unknown...

AirtelTigo launches six months free morning calls offer

AirtelTigo, a telecommunications service operator has launched a ‘Free Morning Offer’ in Accra for its new and existing customers to make free calls in...

Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana, Novartis launch App

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana (SCFG), in collaboration with Novartis has developed a mobile digital application (App) to help manage the data collected...
John Vigah

Speech By John Vigah on Launch Of Sparkles & Shambles Of The World Cup...

VENUE: INTERNATIONAL PRESS CENTRE DATE: JULY 30, 2020 Mr Chairman, Rep of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Director-General of the National Sports Authority, President of...
China's Long March-5 Y4 carrier rocket launches the country's first Mars exploration mission Tianwen-1 at the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China's Hainan on July 23. (Photo courtesy of China National Space Administration)

China’s successful launch of Tianwen-1 Mars mission marks steady progress in exploring the outer...

By Wen Wu China launched its first Mars exploration mission Tianwen-1 on July 23 with the fourth Long March-5 rocket coded as Long March-5 Y4...
Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa launches new website to help curb surge in farm murders

South Africa has launched a website on "Stop Farm Attacks" with the aim of seeking more public support in efforts to curb an...
Dr Samuel V Duh

Ghanaians advised to eat properly and stay healthy

Dr Samuel V. Duh, a Ghanaian Physician and novelist has advised Ghanaians to eat more healthy fruits, vegetables, and local foods coupled with...
A woman walks with a baby stroller in front of the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York, the United States, July 20, 2020. The UN headquarters on Monday started its phase one reopening after it had remained physically close over the past four months to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. (Xinhua/Wang Jiangang)

UN agencies launch database of laws to help COVID-19 response

United Nations (UN) agencies launched on Wednesday a database of laws that countries had implemented in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to help protect...

Tanzania launches vaccination campaign against major livestock diseases

Tanzanian authorities on Sunday launched a national vaccination campaign against 13 major livestock diseases in a move aimed at protecting the animals, said a...
Greek Satellite

U.S. launch service provider fails to deploy satellites

Rocket Lab, a U.S. satellite launch service provider, failed to deploy a group of satellites into orbit during its latest mission, the company said...

Kenya launches policy document to help deal with cancer

Kenya's Ministry of Health on Friday launched Kenya Cancer Policy 2019-2030 to help address the growing burden of disease in the country. Rashid Aman, Chief...

China launches last BDS satellite to complete global navigation constellation

China launched the last satellite of the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) on Tuesday, marking the completion of the deployment of its own global...
Pentecost Youth App

Church of Pentecost Unveils Mobile App

In a mobile-centric world where the youth are constantly bombarded with voices competing for their attention, The Church of Pentecost has launched a mobile...

Nigeria to launch nationwide campaign against rape

Nigeria is set to launch a national campaign against rape and gender-based violence in the country, said Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture,...
school on the radio

Ghana and USAID launch National Radio Reading Programme

Ghana, through the Ministry of Education and Ghana Education Service, is partnering the USAID to launch the “National Radio Reading Programme” for early grade...
Miss Metropolitan Intellectual Pageant

Miss Metropolitan Intellectual Pageant 2020 to be launched in July

The maiden edition of the annual Miss Metropolitan Intellectual beauty pageant will be launched in Accra in July, 2020. The Miss Metro Foundation, organizers of...
OYouth in Elite Sports

Ghana government to launch stimulus package for ‘Youth in Elite Sports’

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Isaac Kwame Asiamah has revealed that the government is in collaboration with the Youth Employment Agency and...
A researcher prepares for a test at a national key laboratory of silkworm genome biology in Southwest University, Chongqing municipality, May 31, 2017. (Photo by CFP)

African research institutions launch initiative to promote development of essential medicine

Pan African academic and scientific research institutions on Saturday announced partnership with donors to accelerate development of drugs required to treat existing and new...
Def Jam Africa Artists. Top row L-R / Larry Gaaga,, Boity, Tshego / Middle Row L-R. Nadia Nakai, Cassper Nyovest, Nasty C / Bottom Row L-R. Ricky Tyler, Vector, Tellaman

Universal Music Group announces the launch of Def Jam Africa

New label group dedicated to supporting the best in African hip-hop talent and culture across the continent Label launch roster includes some of Africa’s most...
NASA 2020

NASA and SpaceX make final preparations for historic launch

Two NASA astronauts will fly on SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday, the first launch of American astronauts...
jail bars

Nigeria launches investigation into jailbreak attempt

The Nigerian Correctional Service on Friday said it has launched a full investigation into a jailbreak attempt in the country's southeastern city of Aba. ...
World Food Program

WFP to launch humanitarian flights to Tanzania over COVID-19 response

The World Food Program (WFP) on Thursday announced the launch of humanitarian flights to Tanzania to provide logistics support for the global COVID-19 response. ...

Kenyan university launches contact tracing app, ventilators to help address COVID-19 pandemic

Kenyan university on Wednesday introduced a computer-based contact tracing case management application and ventilators to help address COVID-19 pandemic. Victoria Ngumi, vice chancellor of Jomo...

StarTimes to launch e-shopping platform

StarTimes, leading digital TV operator in Africa and tv rights owners of the Ghana Premier League (GPL), is set to outdoor an interactive e-shopping...
Emui Huawei’s Multi Screen

Work Seamlessly With Emui 10.1: Huawei’s Multi-Screen Collaboration Technology

With the launch of the EMUI 10.1, Huawei introduced Multi-screen Collaboration, a unique feature developed based on Huawei’s distributed technology to improve the productivity...
Online Shopping Festival

China to launch online shopping festival to boost consumption

China will launch an online shopping festival to prop up consumption after its economic growth contracted 6.8 percent year on year in the first...

UNICEF, Microsoft launch global learning platform to tackle COVID-19 education crisis

The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) and Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced the expansion of a global learning platform to help children and youth affected...
Zipline Ghana

Zipline Ghana launches emergency delivery of COVID-19 Test samples

Zipline, Ghana has begun delivering COVID-19 test samples by flying test samples collected from patients in more than 1,000 health facilities located in...
A handout photo made available by SpaceX shows the Falcon 9 rocket lifting off with a cargo of 60 Starlink satellites, from the space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA, 29 January 2020. EPA/BRIAN LINN / SPACEX / HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

NASA and SpaceX to launch first crewed mission to space

NASA announced on Friday to launch its first SpaceX crewed flight to the International Space Station (ISS) on May 27. NASA astronauts...