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Climate Action In Africa

Rwanda launches large climate resilience project

Rwanda on Saturday launched a major green growth project that seeks to strengthen climate resilience in Gicumbi district, northern Rwanda. The project,...
African Union headquarters

African Union calls for lifting of economic sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat has called for the immediate removal of sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe. ...

Robots seen as solution to care of Britain’s ageing population

As Britain faces looking after an ageing population, the government announced on Saturday that care-robots could be the answer to providing extra support. ...

I wouldn’t swap club titles for the World Cup – Messi

FC Barcelona star Leo Messi has won everything it is possible to win at club level, but winning the World Cup with his country...
zen pink breast

Wear It Pink It At Zen Garden On Oct 26

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Zen Garden presents Wear it Pink this Saturday October 26 with Breast Cancer survivor and multi-award winning...
Counterfeit Electrical Product

CDA Consult Picks December for Counterfeit Electrical Products Crusade

The first in a series of nationwide public education initiative dubbed: “Avoid Patronage of Counterfeit Electrical Products,” is slated for the first week of...
fish processors

Namibian fisheries minister urges higher fish consumption

Namibian minister of fisheries and marine resources Bernhard Esau urged the Namibia Fish Consumption Promotion Trust (NFCPT) board of trustees to ensure that Namibians...

240 people detained over ethnic violence in central Ethiopia

240 people have been detained in connection with a deadly ethnic violence in Ethiopia's central Oromia regional state that killed 14 people last week,...
Burundian women

Burundian ministers analyze report on amending constitution

An extraordinary meeting of the Burundian council of ministers Tuesday analyzed a report containing suggestions for the amendment of the east African country's 2005...
Belt and Road

China coordinates initiative with Africa’s growth agenda to realize common dreams

China continues to be Africa's trustworthy partner on the basis of win-win cooperation towards realizing common development agenda, said Chen Ning, Counselor, Cooperation and...

Zambia’s inflation declines to 6.4 percent in October

Zambia's year-on-year inflation in October declined by 0.2 percentage points, its statistics agency said Thursday. The year-on-year inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index...

Ethiopian PM blames provocative social media users for disseminating hatred contents

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Thursday warned social media users over unlawful and provocative actions for disseminating hatred information that targets peoples in...

Somalia, UN, AU mull measures to curb future terror attacks

Somalia, the Africa Union and the United Nations officials on Thursday agreed on key measures to deter future terrorist attacks following a crisis meeting...

South Sudan’s humanitarian exhibition calls for funding

At least 82 national non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are participating in the ongoing second annual humanitarian exhibition to highlight work by humanitarian organizations in South...
measles vaccine

Somalia, UN step up trainings on measles early detection

Somalia and the World Health Organization (WHO) have conducted a series of trainings to enhance national capacity in early outbreak detection and response for...

Forum For Public Sector Registered Pension Scheme To Embark On Strike

It said it would be left with no option than to embark on a massive nationwide industrial action if by November 15, government had...

Construction Of Storey Block Underway At 37 Military Hospital

Major General Sampson Adeti, Chief of Staff, General Headquarters of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and Brigadier General Ralph Kodjo Ametepi, Director General of...

Accra: Tobinco Foundation Donates To Widows

The donation exercise, was undertaken to show love to widows and encourage them to undertake steps that would make their family economically stable. Mrs Millicent...
President John Mahama

Fanteakwa To Benefit From Rural Electrification Project

He mentioned some of these as Kwasibom, Otuateh, Owusukrom, Miaso and Adokrom. Funding arrangement for the project, he indicated, had...
AFP/File / Dibyangshu Sarkar Critics say the mixed martial arts, judo, kick boxing and other clubs are ideal for fomenting radicalisation and jihadist training

Wladimir Klitschko Dismisses Claims Of Retirements

After losing his world heavyweight titles to Tyson Fury last November, Klitschko has faced his longest break from the ring. ...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

Kenya Athlete Ban Two Years For Doping

The winner of the Boston and Chicago marathons had been serving a two-year ban imposed by Athletics Kenya and set to end in four...

Britain: Support For Gay Players Heightens

The online poll of more than 4,000 people across England, Wales and Scotland found 82 per cent of football fans said they would not...

Ghana Premier League Slated For December 8

The PLB said the commencement of the Ghana Premier League, will however be preceded by the season-opening Super Cup between winners of the league...

Liberty’s Latif Blessing For MTN FA Cup Award

The four players in contention for the topmost award are Liberty Professional influential player Latif Blessif, Gideon Waja of WAFA, Akoto Danso of Okwahu...

Australian Ambassador Meets Winners Of Scholarship

“We have very high hopes” as the awardees go for this fully funded scholarship,” he said. “ We look forward to you...
renewable energy

Prioritize Renewable Energy, Gov’t Urged

Dr. Rudith King, a Senior Research Fellow of the Brew-Hammond Energy Centre (TEC), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), said the nation...

Ghana government to legalize narcotics use

According to him, a new bill before parliament seeks to make narcotics use and addiction cases deserve clinical care and rehabilitation rather than prosecution...
Food Prices

Ghana’s PPI falls in September

The PPI measures the average rate of change over time in prices received by domestic producers for the production of their goods and services. ...

Tanzania mulls revamping cattle farming to increase exports

William Ole Nasha, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, said though the country has 25.8 million cattle, second only to Ethiopia in Africa,...

Nigeria’s restive NE state may declare emergency on drug abuse

Illicit drug abuse among the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state was becoming alarming, Kaka Shehu, the State Commissioner for Justice told reporters...