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Africa’s COVID-19 cases pass 1.68 mln as death toll surges to 40,690

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the African continent has reached 1,685,589 as of Friday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and...
Ghana Investment Promotion Centre Gipc

Ghana FDI inflows grow over 400 pct in H1 despite pandemic – report

Ghana attracted 627.52 million U.S. dollars of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first half of 2020, according to official data from the Ghana...
Covid China Holds Discussions With African Ambassadors Over Fallout

China proves true friendship with Africa in times of challenges – AU official

China has proved itself a true friend of Africa by displaying its continued solidarity with African people in times of challenges, said the Deputy...
Schalke Coach Manuel Baum

Coach Baum: ailing Schalke want a good result in Dortmund derby

Schalke coach Manuel Baum hopes to get a result in the prestigious derby at arch-rivals Borussia Dortmund on Saturday despite their run of 20...

Cost of Berlin’s ambitious Humboldt Forum grows by 33 million euros

The price tag for Berlin's transformation of a destroyed Prussian-era palace into a museum and cultural centre has grown again, officials confirmed on Friday. The...

FIFA and IOC praise Brazil legend Pele on his 80th birthday

Global sports leaders praised Brazilian football icon Pele on Friday on the occasion of his 80th birthday. Football's ruling body FIFA said "the King left...

European agency: spiking virus caseload is ‘major health threat’

Europe's infectious disease agency on Friday warned that a regional spike in new coronavirus cases "represents a major threat to public health" and urged...
Covid Post X

Slovakia begins testing all residents above age of 10 for coronavirus

Slovakia on Friday began the process of testing most of its population for the novel coronavirus, in a one-of-a-kind mass programme to run over...

Italy’s Campania region to go into lockdown to avoid virus ‘tragedy’

The southern region of Campania, which includes Naples, will go into lockdown, its president, Vincenzo De Luca has said, after announcing another major spike...

Health authorities losing grip of pandemic in several German cities

Local health authorities are struggling to keep up with coronavirus outbreaks in a number of German cities as rising infections rates make track-and-trace strategies...
European Union

EU environment ministers give partial nod to new climate law

EU Environment Ministers on Friday gave their backing for a proposed new climate law, paving the way for legislation aimed at creating a greener...
Libya Map

Libya’s warring sides reach ceasefire deal ahead of political talks

The two main conflict parties in Libya signed a country-wide ceasefire agreement on Friday in Geneva, days before a new round of political talks...

NPP targets 90 per cent votes in Nsuta-Kwamang-Beposo

Mrs Adelaide Serwaa Ntim, NPP Parliamentary Candidate for Nsuta-Kwamang-Beposo, says the party has targeted to obtain 90 percent votes in the parliamentary and presidential...
Asantehene Candidate

Work hard to revive CPP – Otumfuo urges CPP leadership

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has called on the leadership of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) to work hard to revive the party...
Peace Election

Ensuring peaceful election 2020: NCCE intensifies public education in Kumasi

The Ashanti Regional Directorate of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) is stepping up public education against political violence ahead of the 2020...
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GFA signs deal with Decathlon as an official retail partner

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced Decathlon Ghana Limited as the Official Retail Partner of the Association for the next four years. ...
Yoo Na Development

Dagbon needs development projects and not political violence – Yoo-Na

Yoo-Naa Andani Yakubu Abdulai has stated that the people of Dagbon need development projects and not political violence. “We need good roads, educational and health...

Nursing profession should be exclusive right for girls – Chiana Pio

Pe Ditundini Adiali Ayagitam III, the Paramount Chief of the Chiana Traditional Area in the Kassena-Nankana West District of the Upper East Region has...
Yendi Senior High School

Yendi Senior High School receives a two-storey classroom block

Government has handed over a two-storey classroom block at the Yendi Senior High School to Authorities to accommodate more students in succeeding years. The GH¢130,000.00...
Ghana Investment Promotion Centre Gipc

GIPC records 69 projects by end of June, 2020

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has recorded a total of 69 projects with an estimated value of US$688.74 million, by the end of...
Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas

Special Representative of UN Secretary-General begins pre-electoral visit to Ghana

Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS),...
Journalists Training

Journalists schooled on crime reporting.

Media Practitioners in the Upper East Region have attended a one- day training on crime reporting to ensure accurate and responsive reportage at crime...
Npa Introduces Lpg Cylinder Recovery Margins Levy

EPA encourages LPG Stakeholders to embrace safety

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)has urged stakeholders in the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) industry to embrace safety holistically in their everyday work, to prevent...
President Waste

We are tackling waste and good health of citizens-Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said the government's efforts to tackle the country’s waste problems were to make sure that citizens were always...

Aflao residents accuse security forces of harassment

Residents of Aflao in the Ketu South Municipality have raised concerns about a recent swoop by security agents in the area describing it as...
Mr Prosper Pi Bansah

Ho Municipal dumpsites receive attention

The Ministry of Sanitation has commenced major maintenance works on refuse dumpsites in the Ho Municipality. Four sites are cleared to make way for the...
Arrest Criminals

Police arrest six more suspected criminals in another plot against Agona West MP.

Six suspected criminals who allegedly made another assassination attempt on the life of Mrs Cynthia Morrison, Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona West are...

Canadian kidnappers’ trial: Court to hear evidence from victims’ parents via conference

An Accra High Court will on November 27 hold a conference call to hear testimonies of the parents of the two Canadians who were...
Church Collapse

Six vicitms of the collapsed church building treated and discharged

Report gathered from the Akim Oda Government Hospital indicated that six victims rescued from the collapsed church at Batabi, were treated and discharged as...

Mahama to grant convicted galamsey operators amnesty if elected

The Flagbearer of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama has indicated his readiness to grant amnesty to convicted small-scale miners,...