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German shares gain 0.84 percent at start of trading on Thursday

German stocks were off to a good start on Thursday, with the benchmark DAX index rising 111.29 points, or 0.84 percent, opening at 13,354.72...

Spanish health minister upbeat on COVID-19 vaccine possibility

Spanish Health Minister Salvador Illa on Friday said he was optimistic that a vaccine could be available soon to halt the spread of COVID-19. ...
South Sudan

Sudan pound continues decline, experts warn of economic collapse

The Sudanese pound (SDG) has continued to decline against foreign currencies, mainly the U.S. dollar, and Sudanese experts warned of economic collapse. ...
MANCHESTER, May 23, 2020 (Xinhua) -- People grieve at a memorial of the Manchester Arena attack in Manchester, Britain, May 22, 2020. Manchester on Friday marked the third anniversary of the terrorist attack which killed 22 people and injured hundreds. The attack happened when Salman Abedi detonated a bomb at the end of a concert by U.S. pop singer Ariana Grande on May 22, 2017. (Photo by Jon Super/Xinhua)

Brother of Manchester Arena bomber sentenced to at least 55 years in prison

Hashem Abedi, brother of Manchester Arena suicide bomber, was sentenced to at least 55 years in prison at the Old Bailey court in London...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

Chinese mainland reports no new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases

No new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases were reported Wednesday across the Chinese mainland, the National Health Commission said Thursday. A total of seven...
Eviction Crisis Looming In The United States

Massive Evictions Will Compound the Public Health Crisis

Tens of millions of job losses has imperiled households across the United States Since March of this year the United States has been plunged into...

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases jump to 8,885 with 337 more confirmed

The number of Ghana's COVID-19 cases jumps to 8,885 with 337 new cases confirmed Thursday, Ghana Health Service (GHS) said. According to...
Minneapolis Third Precinct Attacked By Demonstrators Protesting The Police Killing Of George Floyd

Unrest Continues in Response to Racist Killings in the United States

Two consecutive days of unrest in Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Memphis and other cities demand an end to racist police and mob killings of African...
stock market

British stocks up 0.97 percent Thursday

British stocks rose Thursday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.97 percent, or 55.98 points, to close at 5,826.61 points. ...
President Nana Akufo Addo

President to file nomination for flagbearer on Thursday

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will, on Thursday, February 20, file his nomination at the New Patriotic Party's head office, in Accra, to...

Antiviral drug Remdesivir to be applied in clinical trials Thursday

The registration for clinical trials on the antiviral drug Remdesivir has been approved, and the first batch of pneumonia patients infected by the novel...
Kids Olympics day-

Bebe Under 6 Pre-School Kids Olympic Games 2019 on Thursday 31 October

The Astro Turf Field (Zulkalele Park) at Dansoman Keep Fit Club, near Liberty Professionals Park will the action spot on Thursday, October 31, 2019...

Botswana election body’s nomination centres sit Thursday

Nomination centers are expected to sit Thursday across Botswana's selected venues in different cities, towns and polling districts to accept names of parliamentary and...
Sudan Revolutionary Front rejects July 17, 2019 Political Declaration

Sudanese Agreement on Political Declaration Leaves Many Unanswered Questions

Revolutionary Front and the Communist Party reject deal An agreement on the Political Declaration signed by the Transitional Military Council (TMC) and the leadership of...
Detroit Moratorium NOW! Coalition demonstration outside the Wayne County Treasurer Office against property tax foreclosures

Capitalist Development and Community Demolitions in Detroit

Ruling class interests continue the underdevelopment of majority African American municipality A white corporate-imposed mayor of the City of Detroit has been projected by the...
Forum Sheroes

SHEROES forum underway in Accra

All is set for the opening of the Eighth International “SHEROES” Forum to open in Accra on Thursday, May 16, for women leaders from...
Iranians celebrate the nuclear agreement in Tehran, Iran on July 14, 2015. The nuclear deal between Iran and the world powers will open a new chapter in the relations between Iran and the International community, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday. (Xinhua/Ahmad Halabisaz)

European Union urges Iran to stay focused on nuclear deal

The European Union on Thursday rejected a 60-day deadline for the signatories of the 2015 nuclear deal to address Iran's "rights" under the deal...
Andrew Wray

CEO and President of Golden Star Resources on a working visit to Ghana

President and CEO of Golden Star Resources will from 7th May 2019 visit Ghana. This will be his first visit to the Ghana Operations...

Parts of Ghana to experience blackouts on Thursday

Ghana is expected to face more power outages from tomorrow, Thursday, April 11, 2019, the Power Distribution Services (PDS) has said. The cuts are on...
Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai: HelpAge network join efforts to support older survivors in southern Africa

Cyclone Idai has swept through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, killing hundreds of people and leaving a trail of destruction affecting an estimated 2.6 million...

Ghanaians Expectations Ahead of SONA

With less than a day left for President Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo to deliver the State of the Nation Address (SONA), some Ghanaians have shared...

KNUST Disturbances Committee Ready for Inauguration

The three-member independent committee set up to probe last year’s student disturbances at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), is to...

Prince Philip Reported Shocked and Shaken After A Car Crash

The 97-year-old royal was involved in a collision near the Sandringham Estate, eastern England, while driving his Land Rover, but fortunately he was uninjured...

Renewal of Revolutionary Pan-Africanism needed on the continent and globally

Reflections on the 60th Anniversary of the Convening of the First All-African People’s Conference in Accra Commentary Six decades have passed since the gathering of the...
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa and First Lady Auxilia at his inauguration after winning the July 30, 2018 national election.

Viewpoint: Zimbabwe Post-Elections Prospects and Challenges

Cholera outbreak reportedly contained while ZANU-PF Government makes attempt to reposition the economy A report in the state-run Zimbabwe Herald newspaper on September 20 says...
South African economy by proportion of sectors in 2017.

Viewpoint: South Africa, Finance Capital and the Land Question

Second quarter negative growth designated recession while rand declines Political Analysis South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that the technical recession announced inside the country...
Eritrea allows United Arab Emirates to build military base at the Port of Assab

Viewpoint: The Search for an Elusive Peace in the Horn of Africa

New breakthroughs enhancing interstate relations are threatened by western economic and military imperatives Commentary Major developments related to internal and external relations are taking place in...
BRICS African participants, July 2018

Viewpoint: 10th BRICS Summit Held in South Africa While United States Trade War Escalates

Participants make declaration against unilateralism coming from Washington Republic of South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted the 10th BRICS Summit where strong opposition to the...
SA stocks

South African stocks slump Thursday

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) closed weaker on Thursday after a decision by the South Africa Reserve Bank to keep the repo rate on...
Young Opako to Drop

Young Opako to Drop a New Single entitled Super Woman

Young and upcoming musician Osei Kwaku Boamah, is set to make an ambitious attempt on the music market with a new single dubbed “Super...