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Gov’t to roll out website for students to access learning materials

Ghana's Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia said government will soon unveil a website containing all lessons and teaching materials of the best teachers from well-endowed schools, which could be...

MEGHISS to represent Ghana at ROBOFEST 2019 in US

The Methodist Girls Senior High School (MEGHISS), Mamfe in the Eastern Region, who are the current National Robotics club champions in Ghana will in May represent Ghana in this...

Tumblr returns to App Store after porn ban

Social network Tumblr is back on Apple's app store after pledging to remove adult content from the platform. Tumblr was removed from the app store in November after child abuse...

COP24: a green and gender-focused UN climate change conference underway in Poland

COP24, the two-week 24th conference of the parties of the United Nations Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC), started on Sunday in Katowice, Poland, with a special focus on green practices,...

‘Gene-edited babies’: China halts work of He Jiankui

China has halted the work of the scientist who claims to have created the world's first genetically edited babies, and says it will investigate. He Jiankui caused outrage earlier this...

Mobile phones can help poor women build new lives: Melinda Gates

Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, said on Tuesday that mobile phones were most powerful in the hands of the world's poorest women. “In rich countries,...

China Moon mission lands Chang’e-4 spacecraft on far side

China has launched the first mission to land a robotic craft on the far side of the Moon, Chinese media say. The Chang'e-4 mission will see a static lander and...

WhatsApp’s chief business officer is leaving

Roughly one year after WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton made his highly-publicized exit from Facebook, another executive and early employee of the messaging platform is doing the same. Neeraj Arora, WhatsApp’s...

Ghanaians urged to embrace blockchain and crypto-currency technology 

A Computer Scientist and Board Chairman of the West and Central African Research and Education Network, Professor Nii Narku Quaynor has urged Ghanaians to take advantage of the opportunities...

Cheaper USB-C to Lightning cables could arrive as early as February 2019

It’s been a long wait for Apple to give its blessing to third-party USB-C to Lightning cables. At the moment, if you want to get a cable that allows...

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Live in peace and harmony – VEEP tells Ghanaians in Easter message

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has wished Christians and all Ghanaians a happy Easter celebration and urged them to live in peace and harmony. He...

Notre Dame official says `computer glitch’ could be fire culprit

PARIS — A "computer glitch" may have been behind the fast-spreading fire that ravaged Notre Dame, the cathedral's rector said Friday, as architects and construction...

President Akufo-Addo mourns Major Gen. Vib Sanskrit

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed sadness over the death of Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri, the Head of Ghana Mission and Force Commander...