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Ghana disqualified after grabbing bronze medal at the World Relay Championship

Ghana 4x100m men’s relay team managed to pick bronze medal at the World Relay Championship in Poland, but were later disqualified after a replay...
Love From the Other Side

Eckow Hunter shares glossy new EP ‘’Love From the Other Side’’

The Mastermind Music signee may have been on the sidelines for 2020, but after sharing content with a cover this wavy, fans just can’t...
Followers of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr are seen in central Baghdad, Iraq on April 30, 2016. Thousands of followers of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday stormed the heavily fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad and took control of the parliament building and surrounding areas, while dozens of lawmakers, officials and employees tried to escape the government district. [Xinhua]

Hundreds of Iraqis protest, demanding better working conditions

Hundreds of Iraqis on Sunday took to the streets in the capital Baghdad and two further key areas in protest against unemployment and working...
Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews attend a funeral procession for Rabbi Meshulam Dovid Soloveitchik in Jerusalem on January 31, defying lockdown rules MENAHEM KAHANA AFP

Orthodox Christians world over mark second pandemic Easter

Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, in many cases at in-person events, after the pandemic cancelled most events last...
North Korea

North Korea warns of countermeasures after activists break flyer ban

North Korea toughened its tone towards Seoul on Sunday after South Korea activist said they sent half a million leaflets criticizing the autocratic leadership...
A view of Jerusalem's Old City | Photo: Reuters/Ronen Zvulun

Israel holds national day of mourning for victims of deadly stampede

Israel held a day of national mourning on Sunday to remember the 45 people who died in a stampede at a religious festival drawing...
01 May 2021, Berlin: Police officers stand in front of a fire during a demonstration of left-wing and radical left-wing groups under the slogan "Demonstration for revolutionary May Day", on the May Day, International Worker' Day. Photo: Christoph Soeder/dpa

Over 50 Berlin police officers injured in violent May Day protest

A violent May Day demonstration in Berlin resulted in more than 50 police officers injured and over 250 participants detained, the GdP police union...
File picture of a military drill held in early April in the border region of Batken in Kyrgyzstan

Tensions ebb in Kyrgyzstan-Tajikstan fight over water resources

After a flare-up this week, a bloody border clash between troops from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan seems to have calmed down and the plan is...

SpaceX capsule carrying four astronauts arrives safely back on Earth

A team of four astronauts transported to the International Space Station (ISS) by the US-launched SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule made it safely back to...

Iranian chemical factory fire injures six, poses health hazard

A large fire broke out at a chemical factory in central Iran on Sunday, leading authorities to warn of potential health risks for people...
02 May 2021, India, Prayagraj: A man grieves near a relative suffering from coronavirus complications while waiting for admission at the Swaroop Rani Neharu hospital amid shortage in hospital beds and medical oxygen. Photo: Prabhat Kumar Verma/ZUMA Wire/dpa

India hits new record as Covid deaths top 3,000 for fourth day in row

India saw its deadliest day of the pandemic yet with 3,689 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, as the caseload surged to 19.5...
Ghana Premier League

GPL Wk22: Hearts fall in Dawu, Medeama retain top spot

The race for the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League (GPL) title continues to get interesting with some surprising results in week 22. ...
Dreams FC

Dreams FC crush Hearts at Dawu

Dreams FC defeated ten-man Hearts of Oak 2-0 on matchday 22 of the Ghana Premier League (GPL) fixture in Dawu on Sunday. Goals from Ali...
Great Olympic

Great Olympics cruise past Liberty Professionals to go third

It was a total dominant performance by Accra Great Olympics as they defeated Liberty Professionals 2-0 in a match-day 22 encounter played at the...
ICT sector

Suhyen SDA Basic School receives computers

Krobea Asantewaa Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, has donated 10 desktop computers to the Suhyen Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Basic School in the New Juaben...
Global Evangelical Church

Global Evangelical Church to hold Synod in August

The Global Evangelical Church (GEC) will hold its 2021 Synod in August this year at Ho, the Volta Regional Capital. The Right Rev. Dr. Setorwu...
Mr. Stefano Gallini

Ghacem rewards top customers in virtual awards ceremony

The Managing Director of Ghacem, Mr. Stefano Gallini, has called for a stronger partnership with distributors and direct customers to ensure that the needs...
Mr Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, Ranking Member of Health, addressing at a press conference in Parliament House

Minority asks government to formulate Covid-19 antigen policy

The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament has called on government to, as a matter of urgency, formulate an antigen policy and...
Mr Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, Ranking Member of Health, addressing at a press conference in Parliament House

Expedite action on procurement, deployment of Covid-19 vaccines-Minority

The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus has called on the government to expedite action on the procurement and deployment of covid-19 vaccines to...
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Gunmen attack police station in south Nigeria

A group of unidentified gunmen attacked a police station in Nigeria's southern state of Ebonyi and carted away valuables and destroyed property, an official...
People queue outside a supermarket in Gaborone, capital of Botswana, April 2, 2020. Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi has declared a state of emergency following confirmation of three coronavirus cases in that country. He has also announced a lockdown beginning on April 2 for 28 days. (Xinhua/Tshekiso Tebalo)

Botswana to develop occupational health and safety policy

As the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines has renewed hope for economic recovery, there is a need to invest in social protection systems in...
Donation Hospital

Foundation donates incubators to Koforidua and Atibie hospitals

Mr Seth Acheampong, Eastern Regional Minister, in collaboration with Kokrokoo Charities Foundation, has donated four incubators to the Koforidua Regional Hospital and the Atibie...
NGO donates computers

NGO donates computers to Suhyen SDA Basic School

Krobea Asantewaa Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, has donated ten desktop computers to the Suhyen Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Basic School in the New Juaben...
Bus Donation

Rev. Dr Ampah-Bennin donates bus to church to celebrate marriage

Retired Commissioner of Police (COP) Reverend Dr David Nenyi Ampah-Bennin, and his wife, Sunday donated a bus to the Senya Beraku Local Council of...
Development projects

Star Ghana Foundation and partners begin 5-year development project

Star Ghana Foundation and the West African Civil Society Institute with support from development partners have started a five-year development programme dubbed, “Giving for...

Assemblyman solicits accommodation for teachers

Lack of accommodation for teachers at basic schools in Kendau Electoral Area in the Wa West District is adversely affecting quality academic activities. Mr Jerry...
Directorate Meeting

Inadequate health personnel impedes health care delivery in Ada West

Inadequate health personnel and bad roads are impeding quality health care delivery in Ada West District of the Greater Accra Region. Dr Seli Deh, the...

HIV campaign must target high risk groups – Ayisi Addo

Dr Stephen Ayisi Addo, the Programme Manager, National AIDS/STI Control Programme, has advocated education on HIV/AIDS among the homosexual community instead of ignoring the...
accommodation for visiting Bishops and Clergy

Anglican Church to build accommodation for visiting Bishops and Clergy

The Anglican Church, Internal Province of Ghana, has begun the construction of an “Anglican house” at Nungua to serve as head office and temporary...
Route Match

FSD workers call for protection of Kabakaba Forest

Workers of the Forest Service Division (FSD) of the Forestry Commission have embarked on a route march in Ho to raise awareness on the...