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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. ...
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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...
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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...
A Libya Dawn tank fires near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

UN Chief Wants Political Process, Reconciliation in Libya

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for concerted efforts towards uniting the Libyan people to advance the political process and reconciliation among...
Kofi Boakye

Kofi Boakye addresses Ghana’s Increasing love for political vigilantism

Commissioner of Police (COP) Nathan Kofi Boakye, the Director-General/Research and Planning, Ghana Police Service, said political vigilantism is becoming clearly dangerous in Ghana and...
CDD Ghana

CDD moves to deepen Ghana’s democracy

The Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) has taken another giant step organizing the 14th "Kronti ne Akwamu" lecture in Accra. This year’s lecture which was...
President Akufo-Addo with the Standing Committee of the House of Chiefs

Political Interference is an unhealthy in Chieftaincy Issues

Members of the National House of Chiefs (NHC), have expressed grave concern about the increasing interference of politicians in chieftaincy matters. They said the phenomenon,...
A worker is producing photovoltaic parts at a factory in Jiujiang, eastern China’s Jiangxi province. The factory has helped build 217 power stations to reduce poverty, increasing income for 2,860 impoverished households. (Photo by CFP)

Political consultations throw more light on China’s Human rights development

As China’s human rights development has become a focus on the 37th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, the figures and...

Ms. Zanetor Rawlings Urge Young Women to Grow Their Politics

Dr Zanetor Rawlings, Member of Parliament for Klottey Korle Constituency, has urged young women to strive to discover themselves, if they are to make...

Impeachment Of EC Boss Is A Political Witch Hunt – CDG

Anti-government pressure group, the Coalition of Democratic Governance (CDG), says the ongoing process seeking the impeachment of the Chair of the Electoral Commission, Ghana...
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Group Carpets Senate Over Resolution On Dismissed ‘Political’ Generals

The Senate has been given a knock for ordering the reinstatement of 38 Army officers compulsorily retired from the services of the...

Patience is essential to daily life

By Esogibe Ikenna It is a clear fact that patience is essential to daily life and remains the master key to a happy one. Having...

Kofi Annan Statement on Zimbabwe

The only legitimate and sustainable way out of the Zimbabwe crisis is through elections with integrity in 2018. The political crisis in Zimbabwe is not...

GJA Shocked About Demise Of KABA

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has expressed utter shock to the news of the sudden death of ace broadcast journalist, Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong,...

Kumasi Metropolis Cite 2018 Budget As Good One

Many in the Kumasi metropolis have welcomed the 2018 budget presented to parliament by the Finance Minister as a “good one” and say, the...