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Ultra-modern Takoradi market on course-Mayor

Mr Abdul Mumin Issah, the Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) says the Redevelopment of the Takoradi Market Circle is...

Shelve parochial interest to strengthen local government concept-Mayor

Members serving on the sub-Metropolitan District and Town Councils should demonstrate patriotism and commitment to duty, Mr Osei Assibey-Antwi, the Mayor of Kumasi, has...
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Mayor of Zambian capital apologizes for flouting COVID-19 guidelines

Mayor of Lusaka, the Zambian capital, on Monday apologized after a video of him went viral. Miles Sampa was pictured dancing at...
Photo taken on April 25, 2015 shows collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal. Death toll in Nepal climbed to 711, the country's Home Ministry said Saturday afternoon, hours after a major earthquake struck the country. (Xinhua)

Thousands of London families still live in unsafe buildings – mayor

London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced Wednesday he has demanded that 47 property owners and four social landlords in the British capital should remove dangerous...
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Trump accepts Republican Party nomination for reelection

U.S. President Donald Trump has accepted the Republican Party's nomination for reelection, in a speech from the White House South Lawn on Thursday night. ...

Chinese aid helps fire victims in northern Namibia to rebuild lives

By Ndalimpinga Iita When a fire reduced the house of Pombili Mwandingi at Oshikango in the northern part of Namibia...
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Palestinian teen shot by Israeli soldiers succumbs to wounds

A 16-year-old Palestinian teen succumbed to his severe wounds on Thursday after Israeli soldiers shot him in a village west of Ramallah, officials said. ...

President joins Asantehene to mourn Ghana’s longest-serving MCE

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday joined the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, at the Manhyia Palace, Kumasi, to observe the one-week...

Don’t go public to address grievances – Mayor to Assembly members

Members of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly have been entreated to always resort to laid down internal mechanisms to address their grievances rather than...

No Cholera outbreak in Kumasi in three years – Mayor

There has not been any Cholera outbreak in the Kumasi Metropolis outbreak in the last three years, Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, the Mayor, has revealed. “The...
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President Duterte Considers Mayoral Race After His Term in Office for 2022

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is planning to run for mayor again when his six-year presidential term ends in 2022. Duterte, 73, was the mayor of...

Burkina Faso: Koutougou commune mayor gunned down

Unidentified gunmen shot and killed the mayor of Koutougou commune, in Burkina Faso's northern province of Soum, on Sunday evening, local media reported on...

Dodovi Cautions Kumasi Mayor Over His Comments

file image A former Member of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) in the erstwhile Mahama administration Francis Dodovi has lashed out at the new Kumasi Mayor...

Chinese Businesses contributes greatly to Chicago’s economy

Chinese businesses contribute to economy of Chicagoland of US By Zhang Niansheng from People’s Daily A total of about 80 Chinese companies have invested in Chicago,...

Turkey detains mayor of Van over PKK links in anti-terror raid

Bekir Kaya, from the Democratic Regions Party (DBP), has been accused of being linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). Kaya...

Mayor West Virginia Steps Down After Racist Attack on Michelle Obama

The mayor of Clay, West Virginia, has resigned and another county official is out following their exchange over a racist Facebook post that...

Accra Mayor to give assistance to Game Boy

Mayor of Accra Alfred Oko Vanderpuye is the latest dignitary to pledge support for Emmanuel ‘Game Boy’ Tagoe ahead of his clash with David ‘El...

AMA exceeds revenue target from Gh¢10m to Gh¢40m

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has tripped its revenue from Gh¢10 million to Gh¢40 million under the able leadership of the indefatigable Mayor of...

New Mayor For Tshwane, Pretoria Refuse Luxury Cars

A new mayor in South Africa has rejected a fleet of luxury cars he inherited from his predecessors. Solly Msimanga, from the opposition...

Asanteman Council Gives Government One Week Ultimatum to Sack Bonsu

The Kumasi Traditional Council has issued a one-week ultimatum to President John Mahama to remove the chief executive of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, from...

We don’t need Kojo Bonsu – KTC to government

The ultimatum to government comes after Mr. Bonsu apologised to the Asantehene Otumfou Osei Tutu II and the Kumasi Traditional Council (KTC) for refusing...
AFP / Justin Tallis Newly elected London Mayor Sadiq Khan (R) the son of Pakistani immigrants, won with 57 percent, or 1.3 million votes, giving him the largest personal mandate of any British politician

London has chosen hope over fear, unity over division – Sadiq Khan

In a second round run-off, the son of Pakistani immigrants beat Conservative multimillionaire Zac Goldsmith with 57 percent, or 1.3 million votes, giving him...
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Gunmen killed central Mexico mayor and his 2 guards

The attack on Juan Antonio Mayen, mayor of the central Mexican town of Jilotzingo in the state of Mexico, occurred at 9:40 a.m. local...

Alfred Vanderpuije Fights for Fiscal Autonomy for Accra

Mayor Alfred Vanderpuije For the city of Accra to be counted among renowned cities like New York and London, Ghana’s national capital must be given...

Kumasi Mayor leads delegation to China

The visit is in honor of an invitation from the Wenzhou Municipal Office in Zhejiang Province and the city of Suzhou, the Daily Graphic...
Thubelihle Dlodlo says she wants to be a role model

South African Mayor Gives Sponsorship to Virgin Girls

Thubelihle Dlodlo is nervous about leaving home in Emcitsheni village in rural KwaZulu-Natal. The 18-year-old has won a prized scholarship, but there is a...

Another Disaster To Occur In Accra

Traders and passersby within the Central Business District of Accra between the Rawlings Park and UTC are yet to witness another disaster which planning...

Interesting results from NDC parliamentary primaries

Mr. Aboagye polled 1,881 votes, while his sole contender, Ambassador Yalley, had 1, 172 votes in a keenly contested election. At Sefwi-Wiawso, Mr. Paul Evans...

Mayor of New York makes gun violence his main agenda

According to the indictment, from approximately January 2014 to August 2015, the defendants sold a total of 74 guns, as well as ammunition, to...

Boris Johnson misconducts himself in public

In his direction: The driver seized the opportunity to give Mr Johnson his opinion by leaning out of his cab window and gesticulating...