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Mozambique registers 10 more positive cases of COVID-19

Mozambique registered 10 more COVID-19 positive cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of people infected with the novel coronavirus to...

U.S. challenged to project the human rights it purports to champion

Zambian human rights specialists have challenged the United States to demonstrate by example the human rights it purports to promote by dealing sternly with...
“Proponents of the New Paradigm in Africa have a new milestone to celebrate, with the opening of a new segment of the Mombasa-Kisumu Standard Gauge Rail (SGR) line in Kenya. On October 16, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta led a celebration to open Segment 2A, a 120 kilometer (75 mile) extension from the capital (and current terminus) of Nairobi, to Naivasha, a large town northwest of the capital. Opening of this—admittedly rather short—segment nonetheless brings the SGR project one step closer to its planned destination: Kampala, the capital city of neighboring, landlocked Uganda.”

Kenya says curriculum reforms to integrate disaster preparedness

Kenya said on Saturday that disaster preparedness will be incorporated in the ongoing curriculum reforms to enhance the capacity of learners to cope with...
Al Shabab

Kenyan police kill al-Shabab suspect in dawn raid

Kenyan security forces in the coastal town of Kwale have killed one al-Shabab operative and two minors during the Saturday dawn raid. ...
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...
Nigerian Police

Nigerian police confirm 4 kidnapped in Delta region

Police in Nigeria's Delta region on Saturday confirmed four people were kidnapped by gunmen who attacked a local community. The incident took...
Social Markets Foodstuff

Stop displaying foodstuff on bare ground, GhIE advises traders

Foodstuff sellers in the various markets in the country have been advised against displaying their wares on bare ground to prevent the contamination...
Covid Positive

Djibouti reports 280 new COVID-19 cases as tally surges to 3,194

Djibouti's Ministry of Health on Saturday announced 280 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the Horn of Africa nation...

Cameroon receives COVID-19 related donation from UNICEF ahead of school reopening

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) delivered tons of hygiene and preventive materials to Cameroon on Saturday to help the Central African country fight...
Covid Re Testing

Senegal reports 106 new COVID-19 cases as tally rises to 3,535

Senegalese Ministry of Health and Social Action announced on Saturday 106 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 3,535 in...
About Killed In Attacks By Gunmen In Nw Nigeria

Continuous gunmen attacks in NW region worry Nigerian government

The Nigerian government has expressed worry and grief over the high spate of banditry in the northwest part of the country, which has claimed...

60 rig workers test positive for COVID-19 in Ghana

At least 60 rig workers on the Jubilee oil production field offshore Ghana have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, international oil firm Tullow...
At Least Civilians Killed By Gunmen In Burkina Faso

At least 15 civilians killed by gunmen in Burkina Faso

At least 15 merchants were killed in an ambush by gunmen on Friday in Burkina Faso's northern Loroum province, according to a governmental statement...
Ama C Woermann Support Avenor Residents With Food Items

AMA, C. Woermann support Avenor residents with food items

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) with support from C. Woermann (Ghana) Limited, has distributed assorted food items to over 400 residents of Avenor...

Secessionists: 13 more arrested at Kpando

The 66 Artillery Regiment (Volta Barracks) Saturday arrested 13 persons suspected to be linked to separatists-Homeland Study Group Foundation. The 13 persons, eleven males and...
Volunteers Championing Malaria Case Management In Rural Wa West

Volunteers championing malaria case management in rural Wa West

Positive Action Against Poverty (PAAP) in collaboration with the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has trained 30 Community-Based Volunteers (CBVs) to champion malaria case identification...
Major General Thomas Oppong Peprah

‘Chief of Army is a gift from President Akufo-Addo to the Army’

The current Chief of Army Staff has been a great asset to the army since he was appointed by President Akufo-Addo to the position...
Covid Post X

Ghana’s COVID-19 case count up 152

Ghana has recorded one hundred and fifty-two more COVID-19 cases. This brings the total confirmed case to 7,768, data available on the Ghana Health Service...

Ghana has the potential and good climate to grow apple – CRI confirms

The Crops Research Institute (CRI) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has made a strong case for Ghana to show interest...
Ngo Donation

NGO donates to street boys in Accra

Boy-Child Initiative Ghana (BCIG), an NGO, on Saturday donated assorted items to over 100 street boys who sleep at a slum near Opeibea House,...
New Crystal Health Services To Extend Healthcare To High Income Group

New Crystal Health Services to extend healthcare to high income group

Private healthcare provider, New Crystal Health Services (NCSH) has set out to serve a wider range of income groups, including; high income earners. This follows...
Stigmatising Plhiv Puts The Public On High Risk

Stigmatising PLHIV puts the public on high risk

The Ghana AIDS Commission’s (GAC) Technical Support Unit (TSU) for the Upper West Region has called for an end to stigmatization against Persons Living...
Mrs Victoria Norgbey

Implement ECOWAS Veterinary Pharmaceutical Protocol in livestock sector

The Women in Poultry Value Chain (WIPVaC) has called for the speedy implementation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Veterinary Pharmacy...

Buildings submerged in water as parts of Nkroful get flooded

Parts of Nkroful, the hometown of Ghana's first President, Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkroful in the Ellembelle District is submerged in water following a downpour...
Moba Presents Ppes To Cape Coast Metro Hospital

MOBA presents PPEs to Cape Coast Metro Hospital

The Central Regional chapter of the Mfantsipim Old Boys Association (MOBA), has presented personal protective equipment (PPEs) and other items to the Cape Coast...

32 COVID-19 patients recover in Western North

Dr Marion Okorh-Owusu, Western North Regional Health Director says 32 out of 63 COVID-19 patients being treated in the region have recovered from...

Ensure transparent processes in pandemic recovery financial resources

The Transformation Leadership Panel(TLP), an initiative of the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) has called for a transparent process in the financial resources...

Three communities of Tatale-Sanguli district to be cut-off by floods if….

Sanguli, Yachido and Tatindo will soon be cut off from the rest of the communities in the Tatale/Sanguli District due to the construction of...
Forestry Commission

Forestry Commission investigates four for alleged elephant poaching

The Forestry Commission is investigating four persons at Vamboi in the Sisala East Municipality for allegedly poaching an elephant. The four are said to have...
Queen Mother Supports Covid Fight With Ppe

Queen mother supports COVID-19 fight with PPE

Nana Ataa Ampomah II Queen mother of Sefwi-Asafo in the Waiwso Traditional area, has presented Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) worth GHC10,000 to...