Even before the impact studies have been started, officials say 50 percent of the dam's construction has been completed [Reuters]

Sudan and Egypt voice rejection to “fait accompli” approach to Ethiopian Nile dam

Sudan and Egypt have voiced rejection to a "fait accompli" approach to the issue of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). "The two countries reiterate...

Zambia dismisses reports of rejection of envoy in Tanzania

Zambian authorities on Friday dismissed reports that the country's newly-appointed envoy to Tanzanian has been rejected. Ministry of Foreign Affairs Public Relations...

Intellectual Patriots call for outright rejection of “Okada” legalisation

Intellectual Patriots, an advocacy group, has called for the outright rejection of plans by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to legalize "Okada business" when...
A general view of the Blue Nile river as it passes through the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), near Guba in Ethiopia, on December 26, 2019. - The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, a 145-metre-high, 1.8-kilometre-long concrete colossus is set to become the largest hydropower plant in Africa. (AFP)

Egypt reiterates rejection against Ethiopia’s “unilateral move” to fill GERD reservoir

Egypt on Monday voiced its rejection against any unilateral action by Ethiopia to fill the reservoir of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Egypt voices rejection of foreign, non-Arab intervention in Yemen

Egypt supports Yemen's security and stability and rejects any foreign, non-Arab intervention in the country, Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly told reporters on Sunday. ...
Pedestrians wearing masks are seen in downtown Tehran, Iran, Feb. 23, 2020. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday issued an order to form a national headquarters to cope with the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in the country, state TV reported. Since Iran announced the first batch cases of the coronavirus in the country on Wednesday, 43 Iranians have been confirmed infected by the virus, eight of whom have died. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

Iran slams IMF’s rejection of application for anti-coronavirus loan as “unacceptable”

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday said that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) rejection of Iran's application for a loan to fight the novel...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Ghassan Salame calls for rejection of foreign involvement in Libyan conflict

The UN envoy for Libya on Monday called for rejection of foreign involvement, including mercenaries and arms shipment, in the Libyan conflict. ...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Ghana beyond Aid Does Not Mean Rejecting Aid

The President’s vision of ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ does not mean a rejection of aid but a national vision to strengthen institutions to be effective...

Former constituency chairman urges assembly members to endorse DCE nominee

Members of the Biakoye District Assembly have been entreated to, this time round, reconsider their stance and accept the President’s nominee for the District...

We will not confirm Ibrahim Magu, Senate insists

The Nigeria Senate and the Buhari administration are once again on a collision course over the rejection of nomination of Mr Ibrahim Magu as Chairman...

Wassa East DCE Nominee Rejection Brews Protest

There is confusion at the Wassa East District Assembly at Daboase in the Western Region, following the rejection of the President’s District Chief Executive...
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Detroit Revitalization Process Hindered By Displacement

On May 12 the much-heralded QLINE will be launched along Woodward Avenue in the city of Detroit. This transportation vehicle looks like a hybrid of...

Mandla Mandela Urges His Sister Ndileka to Reconsider Her Decision

The eldest granddaughter of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president and an anti-apartheid icon, has been urged to reconsider her decision no longer...

Libyans protest in rejection against militias ruling

Thousands of residents of the Libyan capital Tripoli protested on Friday against militias in the city, local media reported on Saturday. The...

Experts: Rejection of US$1.5 billion coal power plant is best

After a public announcement of the intent by the VRA to venture into coal for electricity power generation in the country, several environmentalists and...
An employee works on electric pylons at a power station in Greater Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi June 8, 2012. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma/Files

Parliament likely to vote out $953m Early Power pact

The contract for the 400 megawatt power, which is estimated to cost US$953 million, is currently before Parliament for approval. However, this has generated yet...

NHIS Providers Advised To Strengthen Operations With The Authority

Providers, M. Frempong said, must also ensure that their credentials were also updated to strengthen their dealings with the NHIA. The Regional Director was opening...
President Muhammadu Buhari

A Good One There General Buhari

By Alhaji Alhasan Abdulai After pledging to promote accountability in governance, General Mohammadu Buhari the President Elect of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has began...

Lessons From Buhari’s rejection of Rolls-Royce ride in London

By Dr. Chido Nwangwu. A few days ago, Nigeria's newly elected president who will be sworn in on May 29, retired army general Muhammadu Buhari,...

Sokoto frastruates polio vaccination process

About 700 cases of rejection of the Polio vaccines were recorded in Illela Local Government of Sokoto State during the Sept. 2014 round...

EU lawmakers vote down one proposed member

The new European Commission may not be ready to take up its work as planned on November 1, a spokesman said Thursday, after EU...

Okon Umana and Bassey camps experiencing rejection

Ahead of the 2015 governorship?election?in Akwa Ibom State, ?the camps of the duo of?Umana Okon Umana and ?Bassey Albert, both??of Uyo senatorial district ,struggling...

Tension Brew Over The Rejection Of N14m Bribe In Osun

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday said the rejection of N14million by its Director deployed to oversee last Saturday governorship election in...
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Rejecting God?s Word Retarding The Nation?s Development

The rejection of God?s word by Ghanaians, particularly by those in authority is said to be a major contributory factor to the under development...

Rejection Of Bawku MCE Excites Youth

A large number of Youth in the Bawku Municipality on Monday jubilated after assembly members rejected the President?s nominee for the position of Municipal...

Bawku Youth Jubilate Over MCE Rejection

A large number of Youth in the Bawku Municipality on Monday jubilated after assembly members rejected the President?s nominee for the position of Municipal...

Aftermath Of Rejection Of Okorocha?s Appointment By Archbishop Obinna

: Imo Gov Appoints Another Priest To Head ISOPADEC Youth Fund. In a desperate move to disabuse the mind of the people of Imo State...

Oseloka Gentlemanly Accept APGA Rejection Of His Candidature

"I have been advised that the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Governorship Appeal Panel upheld the decision of Governorship Screening Panel to disqualify me...

NDC Blames NPP Over MMDCE’s Rejection

Yaw Obimpeh, Ashanti NDC Chairman and Fred Fredua Anto, Ashanti NPP Chairman THE NATIONAL Democratic Congress (NDC) and the largest opposition party, the New...

Mahama’s DCE Appointees Faces Stiff Opposition

President John Mahama It was an excruciating weekend for some nominated District Chief Executives (DCEs) as their respective assemblies rejected them in the presence...