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Deadly stampede in Nigeria at political rally days ahead of election

A number of people were killed in a stampede at a rally in support of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, local officials from his party said on Tuesday, days ahead...

Factor the study of corruption into basic school cirricula – AG

The Auditor General, Daniel Domelevo has asked government to factor the study of corruption into the Basic school Curricula. According to him, education will play a critical role in eliminating...

Consider Wassa Amenfi as part of the Western North region – Divisional Chief

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been asked to consider Wassa Amenfi as part of the Western North Region. A Divisional Chief of Wassa Sompre in the Wassa Amenfi Traditional...

Today is World Radio Day

Today marks a time where people around the world celebrate radio and how it shapes their lives. Radio informs, transforms and unites people. It brings together people and communities from...

President Akufo-Addo inaugurates 7-member Presidential Fiscal Responsibility Advisory Council

A Seven member Presidential Fiscal Responsibility Advisory Council has been inaugurated with a call develop and recommend policies for the maintenance of Prudent and sustainable levels of Public debt. The...

GIPC’s goal is to attract more home-grown investors- Yofi Grant

The Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Investment Promotion Center, (GIPC) Yofi Grant says Ghana is recording a lot of indigenous investors therefore more has to be done to support...

Extend non-fee paying scheme to private universities – Prof. Hammond

The Chairman of the Council of Dominion University College (DUC), Professor Felix N. Hammond, has called on government to extend the non-fee paying scheme being enjoyed by public universities...

Africa needs industrialisation to drive its development transformation – Trade Minister

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Alan John Kwadwo Kyerematen says Africa must pursue industrialisation as a strategic agenda towards transformation to promote economic development for her people. He said...

Thousands flee fresh violence in South Sudan, many ‘suffering from trauma’

Over the past few days thousands of desperate civilians have been fleeing a fresh outbreak of violence in South Sudan’s Equatoria state, seeking safety in neighbouring Democratic Republic of...

‘Shared responsibility’ to stop 420,000 needless deaths from tainted food each year, UN, world...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONkKy68HEIM]   Each year, food contaminated with bacteria, viruses, parasites, toxins or chemicals cause more than 600 million people to fall ill, and 420,000 to die worldwide, prompting a call...

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Africa

Lesotho PM Thomas Thabane denies fleeing as murder charges loom

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has denied reports that he has fled to South Africa after he failed to appear in court to face...

Libya peace talks in limbo after attack on main port

The UN-backed Libyan government says it's pulling out of peace talks in Geneva after forces loyal to a rival parliament shelled the capital, Tripoli. Shipping...

World

Coronavirus: South Korea confirms huge rise in cases

South Korea says the number of new coronavirus cases in the country has more than doubled in one day. Officials said on Saturday that 229...

Harry and Meghan to end use of ‘SussexRoyal’ brand

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to stop using their "SussexRoyal" brand from spring 2020. The couple had been in discussions with aides and...