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Trump says U.S. troops in Iraq to be reduced to 2,000 soon

U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday that U.S. troops in Afghanistan and Iraq would soon be reduced to about 4,000 and 2,000 respectively. ...

Top Star in Zambia hailed over reduced decoder price in support of e-learning

Zambians have hailed a Chinese enterprise Top Star Limited for reducing the cost of decoders to enable parents to acquire the electronic gadgets to...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

Malaria mortality reduced by 92 percent in Namibia, more joint efforts needed

Namibia has reduced its malaria mortality by 92 percent, becoming the most successful African country in combating the disease, officials said here Thursday. Namibian Minister...

Rwanda traffic accidents reduced by 17 percent in 2019

Rwanda recorded 17 percent reduction of road accidents in 2019 due to a road safety awareness campaign, police spokesperson John Bosco Kabera told Xinhua...

WHO report points to reduced alcohol drinking in Russia

Russia could still lead with reputation as a nation of hard drinkers, but a report by the World Health Organisation published on Tuesday showed...
Kibuye food market, Rwanda.

Modern wholesale food markets: a key to reduced food waste

In south and south-east Asia, and throughout sub-Saharan Africa, most consumers buy an estimated 80 percent of their food in traditional open markets, small,...

Kenyan interbank rate falls on banks’ reduced liquidity pressure

The Kenyan interbank rate eased this week as trading slowed down due to reduced pressure for liquidity by banks. The weighted average interbank rate eased...

Volta Region HIV Prevalence reduced

HIV prevalence in the Volta Region has dropped from 2.7 per cent to 2.3 per cent, falling from its first position with the Brong...
Economics Shippers Demurage

Demurrage Payments Falls Drastically At Ghana’s Ports – GSA

The Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA) says demurrage payments at the Ports of Tema and Takoradi reduced from US$95 million in 2016 to US$76 million...
Bank of Ghana

Commercial Banks Have Reduced Interest Rate For Customers – BoG

Latest figures released by the Bank of Ghana have shown that, the average interest rate customers get on money deposited at banks reached 10.4%...

Kenya says reduced Al-Shabaab threats in coast region

Kenyan authorities on Tuesday said a multi-agency security operation in the coastal county of Lamu has improved the region's security. Lamu County Commissioner Gilbert Kitiyo...
Gloria Akuffo

Minister of Justice Launch Program To Improve Legal Service Delivery

The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General, Mrs Gloria Afua Akuffo, on Wednesday, launched the legal and justice sector reforms dubbed ‘Knowledge Products’. The reforms are...
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Government has reduced the prices of fertilizer by fifty percent

This according to government is to motivate farmers to increase crop yields and also pave way for more exports. The Ministry of Food and Agriculture...

Akufo-Addo is not the reason for prices cuts

Some spare parts dealers at Abossey Okai in Accra, have denied reports that their decision to reduce prices of their products ahead of the...
Bank of Ghana

Ghana central bank cuts policy rate by 50 bps to 25.5 percent

This decision was made because the the central bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) "concluded that the downside risks to growth outweigh the risks to...

Cases of Power Theft Decline Immensely

Power theft cases have seen a nosedive since the Electricity Company of Ghana began an aggressive prosecution of culprits. The head of legal...
child marriage

CHRAJ Condemns The Incidence of Child Marriages

He said the practice of CEFM continued to perpetuate issues of gender inequality, poverty, maternal and child mortality in the country. ...
World Bank

2016 World Bank Global Growth Forecast Reduced

This is due to sluggish growth in advanced economies, low commodity prices, weak global trade, and diminishing capital flows. According to the latest update of...

The case of Ghana now is that reduced to a public toilet – Part...

GHANA, A SORRY OXYMORON OF A LAUGHABLE STATE We have repeatedly described Ghana as a living insane asylum and here, now, a “public toilet”—with one...
Wpid Naira Dollar

Research: Poverty In Africa Can Be Reduced By International Remittances

The research, conducted by Eric Akobeng, PhD candidate from Ghana, West Africa and Graduate Teaching Assistant in the University of Leicester Department of Economics,...

Sri Lanka strives for WHO prestige as malaria free nation

Dr. Kapila Jayaratne , National Program Manager of Maternal Morbidity and Mortality Surveillance of the Family Health Bureau, said that Sri Lanka had reduced...

Officials say Elephant Poaching in Northern Tanzania Reduced

Park tourism officer Geoffrey Mboma said that killing of elephants in the park for their tusks has been largely contained, and between July 2014...
John Kerry

Kerry confirms Riyadh-Syrian Violence reduced by 80-90 percent

Kerry arrived in Saudi Arabia on Friday to meet with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on the Syrian crisis and Geneva peace...

OMCs Says Prices On Petrol and Diesel Went Down in February

Declining world market price of crude has prompted yet another reduction in the ex-pump prices of petroleum products. The price of petrol has declined by...

Japanese economy reduced by 1.4 percent

The decrease in inflation-adjusted gross domestic product (GDP) corresponded to a 0.4-percent drop on quarter and was smaller than the average market forecast of...

Number of foreigners engaged in illegal businesses reduced – GUTA

“At least quite a number of the foreigners engaging illegal trading activities are no more there,” the President of GUTA, Mr. George Ofori told...

Madagascar president reduces prisoners’ jail terms

"At the occasion of the New Year 2016, graceful remission of sentences are granted to persons sentenced for imprisonment under conditions," said a decree...

Kenya slashes fuel retail prices despite hike in excise duty

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) said the prices of super petrol will go down by 0.40 shillings to 90.06 shillings (0.88 U.S. dollars) per...

Nana Addo And Bawumia Reduces NPP to a Cult Group

 Presidential Staffer, Sam George says the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has ceased to be the strongest opposition party in the country under the...
Vice President Amissah-Arthur in a group photograph with former President Thabo Mbeki and his delegation

Vice President assures High Level Panel

He said currently the government had empowered the Intelligence Centre to be able to deal decisively with illicit financial flows out of the country. Vice...