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President Deputy Ministers

President nominates 39 deputy ministers and one minister of state

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has submitted the names of 40 persons to be vetted by Parliament for appointment as a Minister of State;...
African Union

AU delegation in Sudan to assess political and economic situation in the country

The delegation of the African Union (AU) is on a three-day field mission to Sudan to assess the political, security, economic and humanitarian situations...

CSOs charges EC to rescind its intent to go on recess

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), have called on the EC to review its decision on its intended one-month long leave, in order to address the...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief calls for end to political deadlock in Lebanon

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for an end to the political deadlock in Lebanon and the launch of necessary reforms. ...
Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi

Egyptian president calls for political settlement of major regional affairs

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said Tuesday that the various hotspot issues that weigh on regional peace and stability should be solved via political...
Emmerson Mnangagwa

Zimbabwean president refutes reports of political, economic crisis

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday reiterated that there is no crisis in the country which calls for foreign mediation. The...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

UN chief calls for political will for Sustainable Development Goals

United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for political will and bold action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). ...
Europaba Big X

Expert supports political will of EU, China to reach investment agreement

The German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) supports the political will of the European Union (EU) and China to reach an investment agreement by...
Afghan Security Force

Chinese envoy accuses U.S. representative of spreading “political virus” in Security Council

A Chinese envoy on Wednesday rejected accusations by a U.S. representative against China at a Security Council meeting, and asked the United States to...

Saudi FM calls for internal political talks in Libya

Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud on Wednesday called for internal political talks in Libya. Saudi Arabia urged Libyans to...
Israeli health ministry

Leading U.S. health agencies’ credibility at risk under political pressure

The credibility of two leading U.S. health agencies has been questioned after they made controversial coronavirus-related decisions under possible political pressure, according to a...
FILE PHOTO: Men walk past electricity pylons as they return from work in Orlando, Soweto township, South Africa March 18, 2019. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo

Political and Electrical Power Systems In Nigeria

During my first lesson in power system planning, the lecturer walked in and said, “to develop a country, one of the first things a...

Fisherfolk livelihoods collapsing due to lack of political will – FoN

Friends of the Nation (FoN), a social-environmental NGO, has identified the lack of political will to enforce fisheries laws as a major threat to...
Press Freedom

World Press Freedom Day:“The only security of all is in a free press”

World Press Freedom Day is celebrated on May 3 each year. The event was born in the UN General Assembly in December 1993,...

Stop playing political games under excuse of COVID-19

By Zhong Sheng Some American politicians just played their same old trick again, making irresponsible remarks on multiple occasions that the novel coronavirus originated from...

CSOs bare teeth at Ghana government for failing to pass AAB into law

Civil Society Organisations Cluster on Decentralization and Citizen’s Participation have expressed displeasure about government’s ability to pass Affirmative Action Bill into law which has...

Libyan PM highlights cease-fire as precondition for negotiation

UN-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Saturday highlighted the cease-fire as a precondition for any negotiation. "Agreement on lasting cease-fire means...
Photo taken on March 2, 2016 shows the United Nations Security Council approves new resolution on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), at the UN headquarters in New York, the United States. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) (zw)

UN chief asks for political will for Mideast peace

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday asked for political will from Israeli and Palestinian leaders to advance peace in the Middle East. ...
kidnapped in Nigeria

Nigeria is a Unitary State and not a Federation

Some Nigerians erroneously think that their country is rich and to the extent of their warped imaginations, the country is stupendously wealthy. It breaks...

UK and Morocco sign continuity agreement

The UK government has signed a trade and political continuity agreement in London on Saturday 26 October, 2019. This trade between the UK and Morocco...

A serious malaise in the relations between Paris and Rabat

The relations between Morocco and France which have always been very strong and trust-based are suffering a serious chill. The relationship between Morocco and France...
Crown Forest

Wanton destruction of Ghana’s forest reserves, political heads fingered

Ghana’s political authorities have been accused of being the brains behind the uncontrolled destruction of the country’s forest reserves and other natural resources, as...
Vigilantism Disbandment

FOSDA pleased with results concerning political vigilantism

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA), a regional civil society organisation, has expressed joy over the current outcome of the dialogue...
Political Vigilantism

NCCE’s Report on Political Party Vigilantism Launched

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has launched a report on a roadmap to the fight against political party vigilantism in the country. The...
David Asante Apeatu

IGP Says Political Militia is Close to his Heart

Mr David Asante-Apeatu, Inspector General of Police (IGP), says the menace of the political militia is dear to his heart and the Police Administration...
Political Vigilantism

Ghana’s President to Draft Legislation to End Political Vigilantism

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo,on Thursday, expressed his determination to end political vigilantism in the country by assuring that, if voluntary disbandment of vigilantes...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President Akufo Addo Demands an End to Political Violence in Ghana

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Thursday called on Ghana’s two major political parties to find a solution to the unacceptable phenomenon of political violence...
Person voting

Libyans Demand Elections to Bring Political Split to an End

Mohammed Al-Howeik was among thousands of Libyans attending the eighth anniversary of February 17 Revolution that removed former president Muammar Gaddafi at Martyrs Square...

Ghana’s Political Parties advised to disband vigilante Groups

The Reverend Professor Joseph Obiri Yeboah Mante, Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana has called on political parties to do away with vigilante...
Political Vigilantism

Ghanaians Must Rise Above This Sickness of Political Vigilantism

The Right Reverend Michael A. Bossman, the Administrative Bishop of the Methodist Church of Ghana, has called for a national crusade against vigilantism in...