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Nana Mahama

Presidential figures revised

The Electoral Commission on Thursday said it inadvertently used 13,433,573 as the total valid votes cast. A statement copied to the Ghana News...
Mokgweetsi Masisi

Botswana’s president signs revised environmental assessment amendments into law

Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Monday signed into law the revised Environmental Assessment Act of 2010, which was approved by parliament in July. The amended...
Nana Addo

President unveils revised National Health Policy

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Monday launched the revised National Health Policy and promised to provide the requisite leadership and resources for its effective...

WASSCE timetable must be revised – African Education Watch

The African Education Watch, a civil society group, on Sunday called on the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to review the timetable for this...

South Sudan: political Parties Act to be Revised

South Sudan will amend the Political Parties Act that was ratified in 2012 in a bid to create a favorable political environment as part...

Ghana Police Announce Revised Instruction, Communication and Public Education Plan

The Ghana Police Service has launched its Revised Service Instructions and Communications Strategy to ensure professionalism at all times in spite of the hazards...

Revised Fishing Standards Introduced in Ghana

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has engaged Stakeholders in the Fishery sector to brief them on the revised National Fish Standards and to discuss...

Subsidized Fertilizer Supply Conditions Reviewed

Conditions for the supply of subsidized fertilizers under the government’s signature ‘Planting for food and jobs” programme has been revised due to abuse by...

Ghana plant breeders bill is poorly constructed

Representatives from various civil society organisations have re-iterated their call for a revision of the "UPOV-compliant" Plant Breeders Bill. They called for a "sui...

Gov’t To Block Revenue Leakages With Paperless Tax

Government is to roll out a paperless tax exemption system from January next year to block the revenue leakages that recur with the current...

Revised THAAD Deployment Plan could yield results – S. Korea official

South Korea's presidential Blue House said Friday that plan to deploy the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) had been revised to bring...

Namibia to launch revised media code of ethics

Namibian President Hage Geingob is expected to launch the revised media code of ethics on May 10 in Windhoek. In a press...
Growth was uneven across eurozone countries, with Germany "robust" and France losing ground ?

Eurozone Q4 GDP growth slightly revised down to 0.4 percent

The quarterly economic growth in the eurozone in the fourth quarter (Q4) 2016 was slightly revised down to 0.4 percent from a preliminary estimate...

WFP approves budget for South Sudan food aids in 2017

The UN food agency said in a report received on Monday that the assistance will focus on refugee populations and areas in the country...

Zambia energy regulator denies revising electricity tariffs

The notice indicates that the country's power utility, Zesco Limited, has proposed a 300 percent electricity tariff increment and sent its request to the...

Moody okays Ghana’s economy as positive

The agency also affirmed the country's credit rating at B3, citing positive developments in the country's economic management. The agency has since...

Ghana’s ECG Reviews Tariffs

The company has in the new tariffs also introduced subsidies that were approved by parliament earlier this year. The tariff review comes...

CHRAJ organizes authentication workshop on NACAP reporting tool

The Tool, when finalised, would serve as a guide for use by metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs), the ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs),...

Airlines who flout disability rules will be sanctioned by GCAA

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority has warned it will sanction airlines as well as industry players who fail to comply with new revisions to...

Kwesi Nyantakyi Says He is Unaware of Black Queens Revised Bonus

Ghana FA President Kwesi Nyantakyi insists he wasn?t aware of the revised bonus package for the Black Queens at the 2015 All Africa Games. The...

Zambian government approves revised child development blueprint

The Zambian Cabinet has approved a revised draft national child policy and its implementation framework, a senior government official said on Tuesday. ...

Uganda Government revised total budget for next financial year

Government has revised the total budget for the next financial year from sh14trillion which had been put in the budget framework paper to sh18.4trillion. According...

Ghana?s 2014 GDP revised downwards to 4.0 percent

The value of Ghana?s economy grew to 112.6 billion Ghana cedis or 31.2 billion U.S. dollars at current price in 2014, relative to the...
Paul Kagame

Rwanda parliament approves revised budget

Rwanda's parliament on Thursday passed the revised national budget proposal for the financial year 2015/2016. The new budget comes with a slight adjustment where the...
Wpid Nhis

NHIS’ Reviewed Medicines List 2014

June 30, 2014 The National Health Insurance Authority is pleased to inform you that the Hon. Minister of Health has approved the new NHIS Medicines...

Ghana’s Plant Breeders Bill Must Be Revised

BY Pan-Africanist Briefs ?Rt. Hon. Speaker of the House, Edward Korbly Doe Adjaho, The Hon. Chairperson, Parliamentary Select Committee on Constitutional and Legal Affairs,?Alban Kingsford Sumana...

Brunei Darussalam’s revised penal code raises serious concern

Rupert Colville, spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). The United Nations human rights office today voiced deep concern about the...

Local producers not supported by revised investment bill

Mr Tetteh Hormeku, Head of Programmes at Third World Network-Africa, has stated that the revised Ghana Investment Promotion Bill lacks the necessary incentives to...

23 countries including Ghana has achieved ?EITI compliant? status

  The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) has approved a revised standard of performance requiring its 39 implementing countries to release wide-ranging new information about...

2012 4th Quarter GDP Revised

Seth Terkper, Minister of Finance The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has revised the real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) estimates for 2012. Thus, the 2012 GDP...