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Deportation

European countries resume deportation flights to Afghanistan

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Several European countries have resumed deportation flights to Afghanistan that were suspended in the past couple of months due to the coronavirus pandemic, Afghan...

Ronaldo surpasses 100 international goals as Portugal top Sweden in UEFA Nations League

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Cristiano Ronaldo made history in Portugal's 2-0 win over Sweden, as the legendary footballer became the first European to reach 100 international goals...
Brazil

Brazil ends gender pay gap for national teams

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Members of the Brazil women's football team will be paid the same as their male counterparts, the South American country's soccer federation said...
Quran

UN Alliance of Civilizations chief condemns burning of Quran in Sweden

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Head of the UN Alliance of Civilizations Miguel Moratinos on Saturday condemned the burning of the Quran by far-right extremists in the Swedish city...
budget

Sweden proposes historic budget for 2021 to restart pandemic-stricken economy

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The Swedish government proposed on Thursday a historic budget that worth over 100 billion SEK (about 11.5 billion U.S. dollars) for 2021 to boost...
New York City Police Aggressively Attack Demonstrators

Report shows increased risks of extremists’ attack in Sweden

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Around 25 Swedes with links to violent right-wing extremism have either received military training or taken part in armed conflicts abroad, a new...
Coronavirus

Sweden to buy 6 million coronavirus vaccine doses from AstraZeneca

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Sweden will be able to offer vaccines to between 3 to 6 million citizens following a deal between the European Union (EU) and pharmaceutical...

Death toll from coronavirus in Sweden tops 1,000

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A total of 1,033 people have died and 11,445 people have been confirmed infected of COVID-19 in Sweden, according to the Swedish Public Health...
A researcher prepares for a test at a national key laboratory of silkworm genome biology in Southwest University, Chongqing municipality, May 31, 2017. (Photo by CFP)

Spanish bio-engineers discover drug that blocks effects of COVID-19

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Researchers at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), together with international collaborators from Canada, Sweden and Germany, have identified a drug capable of...
Easter

Crucified God – the message of Easter!

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God dies on a bloody cross to reconcile man with himself, can it be more dramatic than that? It is love that drives this...
domestic air travel

Botswana imposes travel ban on people entering from 18 high-risk countries

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Botswana's Health and Wellness Minister Lemogang Kwape on Monday imposed a travel ban on people entering the southern African country from 18 high-risk countries...
novel coronavirus

Sweden introduces home testing for suspected COVID-19 infections as confirmed cases rise to 13

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Two more cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed in Sweden on Saturday as health authorities announced they would roll out home testing to diagnose...
Migrants are rescued by the Libyan Coast Guard in Tripoli, Libya, Nov. 29, 2019. The Libyan Coast Guard on Friday rescued more than 200 migrants off the country's western coast, the International Organization for Migration in Libya (IOM Libya) said. Libya has become a preferred departure point for migrants hoping to cross the Mediterranean Sea into Europe due to the insecurity and chaos in the North African country following the 2011 uprising that toppled former leader Muammar Gaddafi. (Photo by Hamza Turkia/Xinhua)

28 refugees resettled from Libya to Sweden

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The United Nations Higher Commission of Refugees (UNHCR) on Wednesday said it resettled 28 Rwandan refugees from Libya to Sweden. "Today,...
UNHCR

14 refugees evacuated from Libya to Sweden

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The United Nations Higher Commission of Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday said that 14 refugees have been evacuated from Libya to Sweden. "A total of 14...
Julian Assange

Sweden to reopen Assange rape investigation, request extradition

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Sweden will request to extradite Julian Assange from the UK, a Swedish chief prosecutor said on Monday. Sweden's deputy director of public...
greenhouse_gas_emissions

Sweden’s greenhouse gas emissions still rising

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Despite ambitious climate goals, Sweden's greenhouse gas emissions increased in 2018, according to preliminary statistics released on Thursday by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency...
Ebola

Ebola finds its way to Sweden

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A suspected case of Ebola has been discovered in a hospital in Swedish town of Enkoping, Region Uppsala told in a press release on...
FIFA-Logo

Belgium maintains its pole position

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Belgium remain top of the latest Federation of International Football Association (FIFA)/Coca-Cola World Ranking. However, the gap between the Red Devils, France (2nd, unchanged) and...

AFDB Showcases Investment Opportunities In Africa To Nordic Investors

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The African Development Bank in a multidisciplinary team roadshows has presented financial products and investment opportunities to Nordic investors to leverage more access to...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Draw for 2018 World Cup

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Below is the draw for the 2018 World Cup to be hosted by Russia. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco,...
greenhouse_gas_emissions

Global CO2 Emissions Decrease

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After a decade of rapid growth, there is a strong decrease in the growth rates of global CO2 emissions over the past years, sending...
greenhouse_gas_emissions

Paris-Compatible Pathway Lacking Sufficient Implementation

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After a decade of rapid growth, we see a strong decrease in the growth rates of global CO2 emissions over the past years, sending...
Sweden

Sweden Plays Italy In World Cup Play Off

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Sweden tackle Italy in the first leg of a World Cup play-off Friday, putting on a bold face as they welcome the four-time world...
Prof Kwabena Frimpong Boateng

Minister Wants Education On Hazardous Chemicals Intensified

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Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science Technology and Innovation on Tuesday called on the authorities to intensified education on hazardous chemicals. He said there...
Biosurgery

Cleft Patients To Benefit From Free Surgery

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Over 100 people with cleft, from across the country, are to benefit from free surgery to correct the deformity. Ninety (90) international medical volunteers, made...

Bisa Kdei Commence Europe Tour

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Multiple award winning Ghanaian musician Bisa Kdei has officially begun his Europe tour. The tour which is expected to have Bisa Kdei perform for over...

At least the Law works in Sweden

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  The jailing of a Ghanaian soccer star with a second-division Swedish club in the Swedish town of Gavle is quite interesting to me, because...
UNDP

Sweden, UNDP agree on helping vulnerable Zimbabweans

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The Embassy of Sweden and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) on Wednesday signed an 8 million U.S. dollars grant, giving a boost to...

Sculptor Maureen Quin for an exhibition in Germany and Sweden

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South African sculptor Maureen Quin, who was awarded the 2016 Medal of Honour for Visual Art from the South African Academy of Science and...
Central University College

Central University Unveils CBS To House Radio Station

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The Department of Communications Studies of Central University has unveiled a state of the art Central Broadcasting Studios (CBS) at its Miotso Campus to...