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IBSA Blind Football Women’s World Championships

Nigeria To Host IBSA Blind Football Women’s World Championships In November 2020

The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Blind Football has announced that the first women’s World Championships will take place in Enugu, Nigeria, from 21-29...

Kenya’s inflation rises to 5.56 percent in November

Kenya's overall inflation rate rose to 5.56 percent in November up from 4.95 percent in October due to an increase in the cost of...

Zambia inflation records slight increase in November

Zambia's annual inflation rate recorded a slight increase in November compared to the previous month, the country's statistics agency said on Thursday. ...
Consumer Confidence

U.S. online shoppers spend US$68 billion in November

U.S. online shoppers spent 68.1 billion U.S. dollars in November, with 7.4 billion dollars on Black Friday (Nov. 29) alone, data from the web...

World Wide Web’s inventor launches first ever global action plan to prevent ‘digital dystopia’

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, together with leaders from government, business, civic groups and citizens from across the world, has today launched the world’s first-ever global...

Africa’s US$2.6 Trillion Energy Gap Provides Opportunities

2020, As per the latest report from the International Energy Agency (IEA), Africa is experiencing the fastest progression of urbanisation the world over, thereby...

Huawei Y Series to have P30 Series’ Breathing Crystal Color This November

Are you looking for a brand new smartphone, but confused by the plethora of devices to choose from? Well, if you need a smartphone...
organic agriculture

West Africa Organic Conference to be held in November

The Ecological Organic Agriculture Platform, Ghana (EOAP-G) in collaboration with the West Africa Organic Network and the African Organic Network will host the 5th...
East African Community Eac

East African Community to conclude review of new external tariffs in November

The East African Community (EAC) member states are set to conclude reviewing the new common external tariff in November, an official said on Tuesday. ...

Tanzania-based NGOs launch campaign to help working women

Three non-governmental organizations (NGOs) based in Tanzania on Saturday launched a three-year joint campaign aimed at shaping women's attitude toward work. Oxfam,...

China-Africa E-commerce Forum Scheduled Will Be Hosted by Ethiopia

The Ethiopian government said on Saturday that the second China-Africa E-Commerce Forum would be held in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, in November, this year. ...

U.S : Home Sales Down to 0.7 Per Cent in November

U.S. pending home sales overall fell 0.7 percent in November, and the latest government shutdown will harm the housing market, the National Association of...

Ghana’s producer inflation declines to 6.5 percent in November

Ghana's Producer Price Index (PPI) edged lower to 6.5 percent in November, Ghana Statistical Service said here on Wednesday. The November...

Ghana’s headline inflation falls to 9.3 percent in November

Ghana's headline inflation fell 0.2 percentage points to 9.3 percent in November, the Ghana Statistical Service announced here on Wednesday. Inflation...

Kenya’s overall inflation rate increases to 5.58 percent in November

Kenya's overall inflation rate increased slightly to 5.58 percent in November from 5.53 percent in October due to an increase in the cost of...
Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance

November to mark defining moment in Ghana’s economy – Ofori-Atta

Coming November will be the defining moment in the future of Ghana’s economy, Minister for Finance, Kenneth Ofori-Atta hinted here on Tuesday. Addressing the media...

Namibia’s foreign exchange reserves decline in November

Namibia's foreign exchange reserves declined to a five-month low of 28.5 billion Namibian dollars (2.3 billion U.S. dollars) at the end of November, statistics...
European Union-Africa Summit in Abidjan, Nov. 29, 2017

Viewpoint: Fifth European Union-Africa Summit Plagued by the Imperialist Destruction of Libya

2011 Counter-revolution against Gaddafi underlines the reemergence of enslavement and genocide Abidjan, Ivory Coast is the scene of the annual European Union-Africa Summit where...
Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta with First Lady Margaret at Swearing In on November 28, 2017

Viewpoint: President Uhuru Kenyatta Sworn In for Second Term

Kenya faces challenges as opposition coalition threatens to establish parallel regime A rerun of the national presidential elections in the East African state of Kenya...

Commission welcomes Petitioners demanding creation of Bono-East

The Commission of Enquiry for the Creation of Regions, on Tuesday held its fourth hearing in Accra with petitioners from Bono East in the...
Ghanaian Parliament

21 – 24 November Discussions on the floor of Parliament

Debate of Budget 2018 Commenced Parliament has started debating the Budget Statement and Economic Policy of Government for 2018. The various, relevant committees of Parliament...

Africa Capital Grabs US$ 15m Equity Investment from AfDB

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a US$ 15m equity participation in Africa Capital Works Fund. The investment will...
Hearts of oak

Hearts defender Vincent Atingah declared a free agent

Accra Hearts of Oak defender, Vincent Atingah has been declared a free agent by the Player Status Committee of the Ghana Football Association(GFA) on...

AfDB to Grow African Agriculture and Nutrition Through Phatisa Food Fund

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) today approved US$10 million equity investment in Phatisa Food Fund2 (PFF2) to boost...

AfDB Group Signs Facility for Tunisia’s Road Project

The Board of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved a loan of €112 million to help finance the North-East Road Connectivity Support...

AfDB Allots €180 million for Cameroon’s Economic Reforms

The African Development Bank Group’s Board of Directors has approved a loan of €180 million to the Republic of Cameroon to finance the...

Airtel’s Robinson Crusoe TVC ‘LOST’ was awarded Gold at Epica Awards

Barely six months after it won treble awards at the prestigious African Cristal Festival, Airtel Nigeria’s ‘Lost’ Television Commercial has, once again, been adjudged...

Buipe, Yapei bridges closed for maintenance works

Government has announced a total closure of the Buipe and Yapei bridges in the Northern Region to allow for proper maintenance works to be...
KENYA Police

KENYA: ICTJ Paper Calls Failed Police Reform a Missed Opportunity to Restore Public Trust

A new paper from the International Center for Transitional Justice on police vetting in Kenya charges that the Kenyan government has failed to undertake...
Zimbabwe ZANU-PF figures involved in factional disputes includes Grace Mugabe, Emmerson Mnangagwa and President Mugabe

Viewpoint: Leadership Change Underway in Zimbabwe After Resignation of President Robert Mugabe

“Operation Restore Legacy” spearheaded by ZDF removes 37-years-long leader in 8 days A factional struggle inside the ruling Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF)...