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AshGold’s Nuhu Adams upbeat about Champions League progression

A member of Ashanti Gold S.C. Communication team, Nuhu Adams, says he believes the Miners will progress to the next stage of the CAF Confederation Cup. In an interview on...

Facebook unveils its plan for oversight board

Facebook has unveiled its plan to create an independent "oversight" board to make decisions over how the network is moderated. The firm insisted the panel, which will hear its first...

Mixed reaction to public senior high school placements

There have been mixed reactions between parents and students, about ongoing admissions into Public Senior High Schools in the country. While majority of parents were unhappy with the process because...

2019 ozone hole could be smallest in three decades

The ozone hole over Antarctica this year could be one of the smallest seen in three decades, say scientists. Observations of the gas's depletion high in the atmosphere demonstrate that...

COCOBOD, Genertec sign MOU to establish cocoa processing plant at Sefwi Wiawso

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the China Development Fund and Genertec International Corporation to establish a cocoa processing plant at Sefwi...

Takoradi girls: Further clarification will calm tempers- Group

Civil Society Group, Centre for Victims Ghana has called for further particulars from the Police on the result of the DNA test conducted. This is because the Police briefing failed...

Fair women at a higher risk of ectopic pregnancy, research finds

Fair women, whether natural or bleached, are at a higher risk of developing ectopic pregnancy, a new study by the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of Kwame Nkrumah University of...

Urgent action needed to reduce patient harm in health institutions – Stakeholders

Stakeholders at the 2019 National Patient Safety and Health Care Quality Conference, have called for urgent action to reduce patient harm, at health institutions across the country. The call comes...

Weightlifting: Egypt ‘banned from World Championships for doping offences’

Egypt has been banned from weightlifting's World Championships for doping offences - according to state media - and could also be suspended from Tokyo 2020. Several Egyptian weightlifters were on...

Facebook to use Met Police videos to recognise shooters

Facebook is to use footage from police body cameras to train its algorithms to recognise videos of real-life shootings. The technology giant will give the cameras to Metropolitan Police Specialist...

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Africa

At least 27 children killed in Liberia school fire – Police

At least 27 children in Liberia were killed in a fire at their school, police said. Police spokesman Moses Carter told Euronews that the fire...

Uganda signs nuclear agreement with Russia

Russia and Uganda have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy. The agreement, which was signed on the sidelines...

World

Donald Trump gives orders to ‘substantially increase’ sanctions on Iran

Donald Trump says he has instructed the US Treasury Secretary to substantially increase sanctions on Iran.

Israel election too close to call: exit polls

Israel's general election is too close to call, exit polls showed on Monday. They put Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party virtually level...