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Police embark on ‘produce your drivers licence’ operation to address accidents

As part of measures to reduce carnage on the roads in the Ashanti Region, the Police is embarking on a special exercise dubbed, “Operation Produce Your Driver’s Licence” from...

U.S. lifts visa restrictions on Ghana

The United States has lifted visa restrictions imposed on a section of Ghanaian travellers to that country. A statement issued by the US Embassy in Accra said "as from Friday,...
Tarkwa-Nsuaem MTTD convicts 95 people for road traffic offences

Tarkwa-Nsuaem MTTD convicts 95 people for road traffic offences

The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service in 2019 prosecuted ninety-five motorists for various road traffic offences. The total fine imposed on the offenders...

Death toll in Dompoase accident rises to 35

Thirty-five people have been confirmed dead with several others injured in an accident that occurred in the early hours of yesterday at Dompoase on the Komenda-Takoradi High way. Twenty-nine died...
Ethiopian/ ASKY Airlines commends travel agents for continuous support

Ethiopian/ ASKY Airlines commends travel agents for continuous support

Ethiopian Airlines aims to expand its network rapidly with new routes to Chennai, India and Houston, Texas in the United States in line with its strategic plan. Ms Genet W....

Boeing 737 Max: Worker said plane ‘designed by clowns’

The release of a batch of internal messages has raised more questions about the safety of Boeing's 737 Max. In one of the communications, an employee said the plane was...

No manual passport application from March 1

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says there will be no manual passport application platform from the 1st of March this year. This follows the successful migration of all passport application...

Five million people die worldwide annually out of accidents

The Head of Trauma and Orthopaedics at the Komfo Anorkye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Dr Dominic Konadu-Yeboah, has disclosed that an estimated five million people die annually out of injuries...

Ukraine plane did not radio for help before it crashed

The crew of a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed in Iran did not make a radio call for help and were trying to turn back for the airport when the...

Iran plane crash: Ukraine International Airline jet crashes killing 176

A Ukrainian Boeing-737 carrying 176 people has crashed in Iran and officials say there is no chance of finding survivors. Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 to Kyiv went down after...

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Africa

Africa’s richest woman plans to sue Angolan government

Africa's richest woman, Isabel Dos Santos, has denied fraud and plans to sue the Angolan government. Ms Dos Santos in a statement on Thursday said...

Nigerians ask for selfies instead of money – Dangote says

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has disclosed that, people only ask for selfies with him instead of money when they see him. Mr Dangote, speaking...

World

EU presidents sign UK withdrawal deal ahead of Brexit day

The presidents of European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, and the European Council Charles Michel, have signed the Brexit deal agreed in October and...

US imposes visa restrictions for pregnant women to limit ‘birth tourism’

The US Government is introducing a new rule to try to stop pregnant women travelling to the country to give birth for purposes of...