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Nigeria taking cancer cases seriously – Isaac Adewole

Nigeria is taking cancer-related issues seriously in order to relieve the pains and sufferings of people with cancer, Minister of Health Isaac Adewole said...

COMESA deploys observer mission to Malawi’s tripartite elections

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) on Wednesday announced the deployment of a short-term election observer mission for the forthcoming tripartite...
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Kenya seeks partnerships to transform agriculture sector

Kenya on Wednesday said it will seek partnerships to help transform its agriculture sector. Andrew Tuimur, chief administrative secretary at the Ministry...

Kenya launches national curriculum policy to spur quality education

Kenya on Wednesday launched a national curriculum policy to provide equitable and inclusive quality education for all by 2030, a senior government official said. ...

Mozambican supreme court rules extradition of Pakistan citizen to U.S.

The Supreme Court of Mozambique ruled Wednesday in Maputo that Pakistani citizen Tanveer Ahmed, known as the kingpin "Galby" in the drug trafficking circle,...

Ethiopia’s R&D spending accounts for only 0.27 percent of GDP

Ethiopia's expenditure on research and development only accounts for 0.27 percent of the country's gross domestic product (GDP), a government study said on Wednesday. ...

Over 300 houses to be connected to natural gas in southern Tanzania

Tanzanian authorities told parliament on Wednesday that 333 houses in the country's southern region of Mtwara will be connected to natural gas by September...

Kenya mulls family promotion policy

Kenya plans to put in place a family promotion and protection policy in recognition of the family as the fundamental unit of society, a...
Namibian President Hage Geingob addresses at the inauguration ceremony of the Walvis Bay International Airport new Terminal Building at Walvis Bay, Namibia, on July 22, 2016. The airport's new building was built by Chinese construction company, New Era Investments at a cost of about 900 million Namibian dollars (62 million U.S. dollars) and now is able to handle a sustained passenger flow of 200 passengers per hour catering for one-million passengers per annum. Walvis Bay International Airport is the busiest airport at Namibia's coastline. (Xinhua/Wu Changwei)

Namibian president applauds launch of fight against crime

Namibian president Hage Geingob has applauded the launch of Operation Kalahari Desert by law-enforcement agencies, calling it an important effort in the ongoing fight...
Mr Emmanuel Amarquaye

Punctuality Ghana Requests an Infirmary be Built at the Ministries

Punctuality Ghana Foundation, a nongovernmental organisation has proposed to the Ministry of Health for the establishment of an infirmary in every ministry and public...
Bad Weather

Tema Residents Now Very Cautious of Weather Conditions

Most busy roads in Tema and its environs have become quiet and deserted as the rains set in. Hitherto, people ignored the weather and...
Gsa Forum

Ghana Standards Authority Takes Part in Building Code Forum

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) on Thursday participated in the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI’s) Construction Industry Development Forum to highlight the need for...

Inflation Rate Shoots Up Slightly to 9.5 percent

The year-on-year inflation rate rises slightly to 9.5 per cent in April from 9.3 per cent in March on account of increases in inflation...
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MTN Ghana Submits GH₵9.937 Million in Dividends to SSNIT

MTN Ghana on Wednesday presented a cheque of GH¢9.937million to the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) as dividend accrued from the company’s...
China Industrial Park

China to Construct Ultra modern Industrial City in Central Region

ONEGO, an Investment Consulting Firm based in China, has begun negotiations with some key stakeholders to establish an ultra-modern industrial city in the Central...

200 students benefit from GNPC Scholarship

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has awarded scholarships to 200 Ghanaian students (170 undergraduates and 30 post graduates) to study medicine in Cuban. ...
S D Dombo

Chief S.D Dombo Gifts Praised in a New Book

The legacies of Chief Simon Diedong (S.D) Dombo, a dominant Ghanaian political icon, has been extolled and recorded in a 162-pagebook authored by Anane...
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ASKY Launches Mobile App

The Management of the Pan-African airline, ASKY, has launched its mobile Application. The application, according to the airline, allows its customers to consult all the...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President Akufo Addo Paves Way for Kpassa-Mama Akura Road Construction

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for the construction of a 12-kilometre Kpassa to Mama Akura feeder road in the Nkwanta...
Planting for Food and Jobs

PFJs Have Made Agricultural Much Cheaper

Farmers in Domowa, a predominantly farming community in the Wa West District, have praised the introduction of the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJs)...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

MDAs Will Soon Migrate onto Electronic Payment Platforms -Veep

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Wednesday announced that all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA) would be hooked onto digital payment platforms by August...
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Space FM Supports three Orphanages in Sunyani

Space FM, a Sunyani-based local radio station, has presented food and non-alcoholic beverages worth GH¢5,000.00 to three orphanage homes in the Sunyani Municipality. ...
Forum Sheroes

SHEROES forum underway in Accra

All is set for the opening of the Eighth International “SHEROES” Forum to open in Accra on Thursday, May 16, for women leaders from...
Youth Clean Up

Artisan Association Organises Clean Up Exercise in Ho

The Ho Youth Artisans Association on Wednesday organised a massive clean-up exercise in the ministries area in Ho to rid the streets and corners...
Grcs Program

Ghanaian Youth Urged to Cultivate the Spirit of Volunteerism

The Ghana Red Cross Society (GRCS) has called on Ghanaians particularly young men and women to imbibe volunteerism spirit for humanitarian work to support...
Railway Agreement

GRDA Agrees to Continue on New Standard Gauge

An agreement has been signed between the Ghana Railway Development Authority (GRDA) and China Railway Wuju Group Corporation, for the continuation of the development...
Petroleum Conference

Egbert Faille Jnr Implores Ghanaian to Assist in Training Local Experts

International oil companies (IOCs) and Joint Venture companies have been called upon to help build and develop indigenous Ghanaian companies to their full capabilities...
ghana cedi

Upper West Women Farmers to receive credit facilities

An advocacy organisation, House of Liberation for Empowerment (HOLIFE) has given the assurance that women farmers in Upper West will receive credit facilities for...

Sunyani Municipal Assembly Approves Presidents Nominee

Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene, the President's nominee for the position of Municipal Chief Executive (MCE)for the Sunyani has been overwhelmingly endorsed. All the 47 assembly...
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Aspiring WNR NPP To Team Up for Unity

A former Deputy Western Regional Minister, Mr Kwasi Blay, who is contesting the chairmanship for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Western North,...