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Risks of playing with the Rohingya issue

The international community most possibly are not fully realizing the potential security threats the region and the world would face in near future unless...
US-China trade war

US-China trade war and the dangers it poses to the world

In his inaugural address a little over a year ago, Donald Trump asserted that “… protection will lead to great prosperity and strength.” The...
President Mugabe reportedly receives a salary of ?5,000 a month but is looking for a further pay bump

Mugabe’s presence in opposition shaky

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe risks being expelled from the ruling Zanu-PF party following his perceived dabbling in opposition politics, a senior party official...

Botswana official voices concern over children exposed to risks

The Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development in Botswana, Botlogile Tshireletso, said here on Monday that her ministry has noted with great...
Wpid Samuel Inkoom Was Not In The Dnipro Squad For Thursdays Match

Ghana’s Samuel Inkoom risks one-year FIFA ban

The Federation International of Football Association (FIFA) on Friday ordered Ghanaian international Samuel Inkoom to pay outstanding amount of money to his former agent...
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during the United Solidarity and Brotherhood rally in Gaziantep, Turkey, August 28, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Turkey faces risks in support of crisis-hit Qatar

As the crisis between Qatar and some Muslim countries continues unabated amid efforts for a settlement, Turkey's siding with Doha has been criticized for...

Ghana Could Attract Sanctions From EITI

Ghana risks being sanctioned by the International Secretariat of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) if the nation fails to address certain challenges that...
Kpong Water Supply Expansion Project in Ghana

Ghana risks water supply stress despite abundant resources

Although Ghana attained 80 percent national water coverage two years ahead of the Millennium Development Goals target date of December 2015, the country's water...
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Corruption In Ghana Education Demands Joint Effort To Kick It Out

Stakeholders in Ghana’s education sector have stressed the need for a collective effort to find immediate solutions to risks in the sector that may...

Oil Sector Saddled With Medium Term Risks

Ghana’s oil sector will start facing setbacks after 2020, especially of no new fields are discovered since the country will not be able to...

African Banks Urged to Share Their Risk

African banks and financial institutions promote risk-sharing and distribution in order to accelerate the ongoing efforts at structural transformation of African economies through trade,...

China starts credit default swap trading to lessen bond risks

Ten Chinese financial institutions, mostly banks, have conducted the first batch of credit default swap (CDS) transactions. A total of 15 transactions were made in...

Ghana’s Psychiatric Hospital Faces Possible Shutdown

The Accra Psychiatric Hospital risks being shut down by managers who have sent a distress call to government to provide them with logistics....

Brexit risks advances German investors’ confidence

Mannheim-based ZEW institute said its monthly economic sentiment index for Germany improved by 12.8 points and reached 19.2 points in June, showing that investors...

Ghana At Risk Of Importing Water By 2021

Mr Osei Kofi said his prediction may come to pass if the rampant felling of trees and illegal mining activities in the country's forest...

Uganda risks a possible suspension from football tournaments – FIFA

Moses Magogo, head of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) said on Thursday that they have received a warning from the Federation of...

Australia risks losing its coveted AAA credit rating

Australians are due to go to the polls in 2016, with election campaigns unofficially kicked off after Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced July...

Ghana’s Attainment Of SDG Targets Could Be A Mirage – CSO

Mr Avorogo, who the Executive Secretary of the Coalition of the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) Zone Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), said this at...

FBI Raises Alarm Over Rising Car Hacking

The FBI and the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have added their voices to growing concerns about the risk of cars being hacked. In...
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Consultancy predicts more credit rating Downgrade in South Africa

South Africa faces a number of problems such as the stagnating economy and high levels of crimes, said George Nicholls, Managing Director of Control...
Kenya Wildlife Service

Kenyan organisation finds new answers to human-wildlife war

The organization, Ol Jogi Ranch which comprises a total size of 58,000 acres is located in northwestern Kenya's Laikipia County, 225km out of the...

IMF says there is a high risk possibility for disrupted global economic recovery

The Washington-based agency in the day released a document, titled "Note on Global Prospects and Policy Challenges" ahead of the upcoming Group of Twenty,...
Hage Geingob

Namibia needs transparent electoral processes – president

Officially opening the third session of the 6th parliament in Windhoek, Geingob said Namibia's electoral processes must be transparent and above board so that...
Children using internet

Abu Dhabi’s MoI Holds Workshop On Internet Risks

The workshop which was hosted by UAE national Al Muta’ared Saif Al Afari at his residence in Al Ain was under the theme “The Risks...

IMF Okays Ghana’s Bailout Programme, But Concerns Remain

According to the Washington lender, Ghana’s “economic outlook remains difficult with risks tilted to the downside.” The Executive Board of IMF has completed a second...

FGM incidences reduce in Upper West Region

The Department of Gender and Social Protection has said there has been a major reduction in the incidence of female genital mutilation in the...

Government to face economic challenges in 2016 – IFS

Speaking at a 2016 budget Forum on ‘Making The Most Out of Petroleum Revenues’ organised by the Natural Resource Governance Institute and the IFS,...
Mr John Awuah, UMB CEO addressing guests at the trade business seminar

UMB provides SMEs with tools to grow their businesses

A statement issued by the Bank in Accra and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Tuesday said the event which was held on...

US Fed official says is less compelling for A Raise in rates

NY Fed President William Dudley A top Federal Reserve official has damped expectations that the central bank would raise US interest rates next month, highlighting...

Could Aston Villa Be Taking Huge Risks In The Transfer Market This Summer?

Jordan Ayew made his debut for Aston Villa last night Aston Villa raised eyebrows after completing a deal to sign defender Jose Angel Crespo...