WASHINGTON, March 3, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on March 3, 2020 shows flags on the U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington D.C., the United States. The U.S. Federal Reserve lowered the target range for the federal funds rate by 50 basis points to a range of 1.00 percent to 1.25 percent, as the novel coronavirus disease poses "evolving risks" to economic activity, the central bank announced Tuesday. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. progressive senator Markey wins Democratic primary in Massachusetts Senate race

U.S. Progressive Democratic Senator Ed Markey, who advocates combating climate change and passing the Green New Deal, defeated House Representative Joe Kennedy III...

COVID-19:Basic school, others reopen January 2021.

Nursery, kindergarten, primary, JHS one and SHS one students will go to school in January 2021, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced. However, JHS...
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GES to Release New Curriculum for Primary School

The Ghana Education Service (GES) would from 2020-2021 roll-out a new curriculum for Primary School pupils to enable them compete with their compatriots worldwide. Under...
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Club Donates Desk to Bukere Primary School

The Pencils and Erasers Club, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) in the Upper East Region has presented 89 dual desks to the Bukere Primary School...
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Roger Mathews fights for primary physical custody of his kids

The 'Jersey Shore' star is locked in a bitter divorce battle with her estranged husband and he has now responded to her court filing...
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Ghana’s Primary Health Care Needs Reinforcement

Mother's Day is a celebration to honour mothers; celebrate motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in society. Many individuals and families use...
A cross section of National Service Personnel at the Day of Gratitude programme at the Burma Camp

Services Basic and JHS unveil their 70th anniversary

Services Primary and Junior High School, Burma Camp, has launched its 70th Anniversary Celebrations in Accra, with a call on staff and students to...
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Deputy Minister present tables and chairs to GES

Mrs Barbara Asher Ayisi, Deputy Minister of Education has donated 200 tables and chairs to the Cape Coast Metropolitan Directorate of the Ghana Education...
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Jomoro Rural Bank post impressive performance

The Jomoro Rural Bank Limted at Tikobo Number One in the Western Region posted an impressive operational performance in the 2016 fiscal year with...

Attempts to Cancel Tony Nwoye’s Victory Brews Tension

Information reaching 247ureports.com from sources in Abuja indicate that the victory party of the All Progressive Congress candidate for the gubernatorial exercise for...

Mahama turns deaf ear to family saying he will contest NDC primary

Plans by immediate family of former President John Dramani Mahama to impress on him not to yield to calls to lead the National Democratic...

Primary three pupil escapes death

A nine- year-old primary three pupil of Golden Age school narrowly escaped death on when a Yahama motor- bike with registration number MIZ AS1221...

GTP Builds Dinning Hall Facility for Tema Community 4 No. 2 Primary

A dinning hall has been commissioned at the Tema Community 4 No. 2 primary school, to provide pupils of the school with a hygienic...

Reconciliation in Dagbon Remains My Priority – Nana Addo

President elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has reassured the chiefs and people of Dagbon that Dagombas reconciliation and unity remained his primary objective. He...
A student reacts as others test the new school net program at Minilik high school after the launching ceremony in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Oct. 9, 2015. Ethiopia on Friday launched a school net system by china's leading telecom company Huawei in Ethiopia's capital. The system connects 64 high schools and one university collage to share resources and make educational exchange. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

UNESCO report commends Rwanda on education

The report released Tuesday in Kigali, London, Medellin and Jakarta also shows that Rwanda has reduced its pupil/computer ratio in primary and secondary schools...

Man On Remand For Defiling A Pupil

The accused person, who pleaded not guilty, would re-appear before the court on September 13. Prosecuting, Detective Chief Inspector Oscar...

Most NHIS Holders subscribe to primary health care providers

Mr Elliot Akototse, Regional Manager of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) said the subscription represented 96.87 per cent of total enrolment and marked...

NDC Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo Primary Ready

The governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) today Saturday July 23 is expected to hold its parliamentary primaries for the Bunkprugu-Yunyoo constituency in the Northern...

Court Dismisses Suit to Allow Bunkprugu Primary

A Tamale High Court has dismissed a suit by a failed parliamentary hopeful of the NDC in the Bunkprugu constituency Mr. Nanburi Derrick,...

Chiana-Paga: Abuga Pele Loses to Rudolf Nsowine in Primary

A private legal practitioner, Rudolf Nsowine Amenga-Etego, has defeated Abuga Pele, the incumbent Member of Parliament for the Chiana-Paga constituency in the Upper East...
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Washington High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the United States, Jan. 30, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Hillary Expected To Win All 60-delegate Puerto Rico Caucuses

With 22 percent of the vote tallied in Puerto Rico at 9:30 p.m.(0130 GMT, Monday), Clinton had secured about 31 delegates, plus six of...

Sander’s remains far behind Clinton despite W. Virginia Win

"Every vote we earn and every delegate we secure sends an unmistakable message about the values we share, the country's support for the ideas...
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Trump and Clinton nominations near after their huge primary night

by Matthew Rusling U.S. presidential front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton had huge wins in a spate of primaries Tuesday, which could...

V/R Cricket Association Holds Good Friday Fun Games

The competition will be the second of it’s kind since the introduction of Cricket to the region. Dubbed ‘Good Friday Fun games’, it will be...
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Hillary Clinton emerge victorious in Ohio primary

Her triumph would deal a strong blow to rival Senator Bernie Sanders, who attempted to use a victory in the key swing state to...

More than 5,000 pregnant school girls reabsorbed in Sierra Leone

"All the girls have been properly placed now, and by their performance, I am pleased to report that it has been outstanding and over...

South Carolina Republican primary: Trump Emerge Victorious

Shortly after polls closed at 7 p.m. local time (0000 GMT), Trump, who so far had upended the party establishment in this presidential election...

Student learn under tress in Kassena-Nankana West

Among the most affected schools include the Mercy Nursery /Primary School at Sirigu which absorbs children from the Mother of Mercy Orphanage and the...

Parents urged to develop interest in wards education

He also pleaded for the adoption of the concept of the developmental touch by parents, the community, teachers and other stakeholders to enable the...

NDC Businesswoman cause political upset

Madam Mary Awusi, polled 3,326 votes, to beat off the challenge by the ambassador, who garnered 770 votes. She promised to work with everybody to deliver...