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Ethiopian Airlines launches digitized package for passengers on transit

Ethiopian Airlines has launched a digitized transit package dubbed Feel Addis targeting passengers flying with layover between eight and 24 hours in Addis Ababa. The enhanced service allows passengers to...

Dozens feared dead in DR Congo boat accident

At least 34 people are feared drowned after a boat sank on the River Congo. Police said 76 passengers were rescued from the whaleboat - a flat-bottomed vessel used to...

10% increase in transport fares takes effect Today

The 10% increment in public transport fares is expected to take effect Today, September 16, 2019. The Road Transport Operators announced the increment last Tuesday to cover intra-city transportation and...

Government signs $24 million loan agreement to rehabilitate Dome-Kitase road

The Kuwait Fund for Arab Development has since 1977 supported Ghana with concessional facilities to undertake various projects. The loan for the rehabilitation of the Dome-Kitase road is the 11th...

Sogakorfe Bridge is safe-Ghana Highway assures

The Ghana Highway Authority, (GHA), has assured the public that, The Lower River Volta Bridge located at Sogakorfe in The Volta region is not in danger of collapse. In...

Ghana Highway announces closure of Sokode-Bame road

The Ghana Highway Authority has announced the temporary closure of the road from Sokode to Bame near Ho in the volta Region until further notice. This has become necessary...

Trump immigration plans: Supreme Court approves asylum curbs

The US Supreme Court has allowed the government to severely limit the ability of migrants to claim asylum. The policy bars people arriving at the US southern border from seeking...

50 Aayalolo buses deployed on Accra roads

The Quality Bus System (QBS), commonly referred to as Aayalolo, has deployed 50 buses on the streets of Accra as the bus service returns to the road since October...

Transport fares up by 10% on September 16

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has announced that there will be a 10 per cent increase in transport fares effective Monday, September 16, 2019. The GPRTU in a...

Sogakope Bridge safe for use – Highways Authority assures

The Ghana Highways Authority (GHA) has said that the Lower Volta Bridge at Sogakope is not in danger of collapse as purported by a section of the public. A statement...

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Africa

Nigeria shuts Action Against Hunger aid group ‘for feeding militants’

Nigeria's army has stopped the work of international NGO Action Against Hunger accusing it of supplying a militant Islamist group with food and drugs. The...

Free Trade Agreement must serve African interests

The Paramount Chief of Akwamu Traditional Area, Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III, has called on leaders to ensure the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA)...

World

Global climate strikes kick off ahead of UN summit on climate change

As world leaders prepare to meet in New York for a UN Climate Summit next week, millions of young people all over the world...

Tunisia’s former president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, lawyer confirms

Former Tunisian president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, his lawyer, Mounir Ben Salha, confirmed to Euronews by telephone. Ben Ali fled to Saudi Arabia...