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A woman touches a plate on which names of 9/11 victims were inscribed at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York, the United States, Sept. 11, 2019. People paid their tributes on Wednesday to mourn the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks which happened 18 years ago and claimed thousands of lives. (Xinhua/Li Rui)

Novel coronavirus may have spread in U.S. for six weeks

U.S. researchers said the novel coronavirus may have been spreading in the Washington state for six weeks after they examined the genomes of two...
Person voting

Malawi parliament agrees fresh presidential poll scheduled for May this year

Malawi Parliament Monday agreed that the country's fresh presidential poll should be held on May 19 this year following the constitutional court's Feb. 3...
Person voting

Malawi to hold fresh presidential poll in May this year

Malawi Parliament Monday agreed that the country's fresh presidential poll should be held on May 19 this year following the constitutional court's Feb. 3...
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)

Inserting molecules into bacteria may help diagnose disease – Israeli research

Israeli researchers have developed an innovative method to introduce molecules into bacterial cells, which can be used to diagnose diseases and deliver targeted drugs,...
Peter Mutharika

Malawi constitutional court nullifies May presidential election results

After a rigorous legal battle, the Malawian constitutional court on Monday nullified the results of a presidential vote which declared incumbent President Peter Mutharika...
petroleum revenue

Oil prices see biggest monthly loss since May amid demand pessimism

Oil prices fell for the week ending Jan. 31 with the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for March delivery down 4.85 percent and...

Exercise may improve mental function in childhood cancer survivors

Boosting exercise capacity may protect the mental functioning of childhood leukemia survivors, according to a new study. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL, is the most...

South Africa’s Western Cape records 331 murders in May

South Africa's Western Cape Province recorded 331 murders in May, compared with 304 murders in the same period last year, due to "systemic failures,"...
Makomo Resources To Construct A Mw Thermal Power Station In Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s major power plant may stop generation as water levels fast decline

Zimbabwe's main power plant could stop power generation in 14 weeks if water levels in Kariba Dam continue to decline at the current rate,...

US-Based medical team to offer Ghanaians free medical screening

The Ghana Healthcare Volunteers Organisation, a Georgia-based health organisation, with its experienced medical team from the United States of America, will embark on a...
climate change

Climate Change Workshop Scheduled for May 14

A two-day workshop would be held by the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) from May 14 to 15, to discuss and share knowledge on climate...
Sudan Demonstrations Led To The Ouster Of President Al Bashir

Military and Opposition Forces Reach Agreement in Sudan While Tensions Persist

Several killed in clashes as United States continues to interfere in the internal affairs of oil rich nation Representatives from the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA)...
Kofi Kingston Visits Ghana On May

Kofi Kingston will be in Ghana on May 30

Mr Kofi Sarkodie-Mensah, the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Champion, known in the wrestling circles as Kofi Kingston, will be visiting Ghana, his homeland, from...
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 to attend conservation summit in Botswana

Namibian President Hage Geingob, who is also Chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), will attend an elephant conservation summit during a one-day...
Sacsc Rdda Spectrum Winner Whale Coast Mall

SACSC calls for entries for 2019 Retail Design and Development Awards

The South African Council of Shopping Centres’ (SACSC) Retail Design and Development Awards 2019 is now open for entries and the SACSC has called...
Andrew Wray

CEO and President of Golden Star Resources on a working visit to Ghana

President and CEO of Golden Star Resources will from 7th May 2019 visit Ghana. This will be his first visit to the Ghana Operations...
Ghanaian students give performances themed on traditional Chinese culture in Accra, Ghana, May 3, 2019. (Xinhua/Xu Zheng)

Ghanaian Student Goes to China Following Language Proficiency Competition

For Nathan Ankrah, a 24-year-old Ghanaian student, winning the 18th Chinese Bridge Qualifying Competition in Ghana "means a lot". The competition held here Friday awards...
Black Stars

Ghana Black Stars Non-Residential Camping Set for May 27

The senior national team, the Black Stars would begin non-residential camping from Monday, May 27, ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON),...

Ho Global Evangelical Church to Bring Anniversary to an End on May 12

The Global Evangelical Church, Ho SSNIT Flats branch will next week Sunday May 12, 2019 climax its 20th anniversary celebration with a target to...
late Emeritus Professor Joseph Hansen (JH) Kwabena Nketiah

Prof. Nketia Will Get A State Burial on May 4

Emeritus Professor Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketiah, a renowned Ghanaian Ethnomusicologist, will be given a state burial on Saturday, May 4, 2019 preceded by a...
Professor Samuel Kobina Annim

Ghana’s Pre-Housing and Population Census Trial Set for May

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) says it has scheduled May 2019 for its trial exercise for the 2020 housing and population census. ...
Ghana Athletics Association

GAA Plans on Holding Elective Congress in May

Mr. Fuseini Bawa, the Secretary General of the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA), has said that, the Association will appeal to the Accra High Court...

Tanzania to receive over 300 Chinese tourists in May

The first batch of a total of 10,000 Chinese tourists will arrive in Tanzania in May this year, according to a memorandum of understanding...
TC Chetty- RICS Country Manager for South Africa.

2019 RICS Summit Africa Slated for May

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Summit Africa 2019, one of the leading fora dedicated to discourse on Africa’s built environment will be...

Zipline Drones Project Slated for Launching in May

Having done the test-flying of their drones, Zipline Ghana Limited will officially launch the entire programme to begin the service latest by the first...

The GOGSPA OTC Exhibition 2019

OTC in Houston- Texas from 6th to 9th May 2019. As you are aware OTC is the biggest Oil and Gas event in...

Botswana’s inflation slows to 3.3 percent in May

Botswana's inflation rate has recorded a drop, the country's data authority, Statistics Botswana said on Friday. The authority said the annual inflation rate in May...
The study will try to find early markers for dementia

Study has linked infertility to male depression

A study published Thursday in the journal Fertility and Sterility showed that among couples receiving infertility treatment, depression in the male partner was linked...
Bukom Banku

Bukom Banku posts bail

An Accra circuit court has granted bail to Braimah Kamako popularly known as Bukom Banku in the sum of GH¢30,000 for causing harm and...
Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)

The Idea of establishing resilience against widespread threats in government

There’s no doubt that the United States is taking Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks seriously. In point of fact, the Secretary of Commerce...