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When will a coronavirus vaccine or drug be ready?

When will a corona vaccine be ready? How close are we to discovering a vaccine to immunise against the virus or a drug to cure COVID-19? These are questions...

Warning of virus threat to mountain gorillas

Conservationists are warning that Africa’s endangered mountain gorillas could be at risk from coronavirus. Congo’s Virunga National Park, home to about a third of the world’s mountain gorillas, is barring...

Ghana to modify water sector information system

Ghana is to modify her water sector information system  to incorporate scientific and local knowledge systems in response to the country's highly variable climate. This will be included in  the...

Tema And Ashaiman To Get Decentralised Sewage System

The World Bank is assisting with the construction of decentralised sewerage systems for Ashaiman New Town and Bankuman in the Tema Municipality. Under this project, Septic tanks in both communities...

UN begs people to become one with nature for World Wildlife Day 2020

Some of the biggest names in philanthropy and peace and humanitarianism have come out in support of action to take care of plants and animals on World Wildlife Day. Though...

Bear, Lion And Tiger Brothers Haven’t Left Each Other’s Side For 15 Years

Friendship is one of the strongest bonds we develop in life. True friendship is based on love, respect, and care, and it helps us grow, and makes us stronger. Our...

Why A Maternal Grandmother Is So Important For A Child

Grandmothers play a crucial role in every person’s life. I remember mine as a symbol of wisdom, love, kindness, and honesty. Grandmothers teach us valuable lessons about life and...
Look for something gainful to do - Police tells “land guards”  

Look for something gainful to do – Police warns “landguards”  

The Accra Regional Police Command has issued a warning to so-called land guards to look for something gainful to do or else, they would have the police to contend...

4 Dogs Block Traffic, Drivers Realize They Are Guarding Friend Hit By Car

There is a reason..actually, there are countless reasons why dogs are a man’s best friend. These amazing beings exhibit pure love, compassion, affection, and loyalty. Losing a friend is a...

Taal volcano: Lava spews as ‘hazardous eruption’ feared

A volcano in the Philippines has begun spewing lava, as authorities warn that a "hazardous eruption" is possible "within hours or days". In the early hours of Monday, a weak...

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Africa

COVID-19 will lead Africa into food security crisis- AGRA

Alliance for Green Revolution Africa, AGRA, has warned that the COVID-19 pandemic will lead Africa into a food security crisis that will affect the...

Ethiopia declares state of emergency over conronavirus

Ethiopia's prime minister has declared a state of emergency because of the threat from coronavirus. This is the country’s third state of emergency in four...

World

Bernie Sanders suspends campaign

Senator Bernie Sanders has suspended his campaign to become US president. The development clears the way for former vice-president Joe Biden to become the Democratic...

Africans ‘evicted from Chinese hotels over Covid-19 fears’

Hundreds of African residents and businessmen in China's southern city of Guangzhou have been evicted from hotels and apartments as local health officials rollout...