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Mexico’s Puebla Governor Erika Alonso dies in helicopter crash

The governor of Mexico's central Puebla state, Martha Erika Alonso, has died in a helicopter crash, just days after being sworn into office. Her husband, Senator Rafael Moreno Valle, and...

MASLOC presents 83 buses to GPRTU to boost its operations

Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) Ghana, under the office of the President of Ghana, has presented 83 buses to The Ghana Private Road Transport Union, (GPRTU), to help...

Ghanaian pilot to fly World’s biggest aircraft to Accra as Terminal 3 is...

Captain Solomon Quianoo is a Ghanaian pilot with Emirates Airlines. Educated at the Koforidua Sec Tech and the University of Ghana, his carrier spans about 14 years, about 7 and...

Driver, two passengers escape death as fire guts taxi

A driver of an Opel Vectra taxi cab, Edmond Sarfo and two passengers on board luckily escaped death when the vehicle unexpectedly caught fire in front of the Sunyani...

$2.2bn Eastern railway project ready to take off

A Ghana Europe Railway Consortium (GERC), is in the lead to be contracted to construct a 340 kilometer Eastern Railway line at an estimated cost of $2.2 billion. The project...

Ghana ranked best in Aviation Safety in Africa

Ghana is rated to have scored the highest in Aviation safety oversight in Africa. Ghana Civil Aviation Authority had provisional effective implementation rate of 89.89 per cent. The International Civil Aviation...

Six lane multinational dual carriage way to be constructed from Abidjan through Ghana

A Six lane multi-national dual carriage way is to be constructed from Abidjan in Ivory Coast through Ghana to Nigeria. The project which will take off next year is among...

Ghana Highway Authority ordered to put sign posts at toll booths

The Minister of Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako Atta, has directed the Chief Executive of the Ghana Highway Authority, to put sign posts at the frontage of toll booths...

Planned free train ride from Accra to Tema by Railways Company postponed

The planned free train ride on the Accra-Tema line by the Ghana Railway Company Ltd, which was to begin January 8, has been postponed. The 12 day free ride will...

ESPco conducts safety tests at Wa Airport prior to commercial flight from UWR

In a bid to finally make the Wa Airport commercially operational, further safety tests have to be done on the facility in keeping with the International Civil Aviation Organizations...

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Africa

ECOWAS Ministers of Information meet in Abidjan

The Ministers of Information and Experts from Member States of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have disclosed the importance of the...

UN Sec Gen calls for investment in Central Emergency Response Fund

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one...

World

Algerian ex-PMs get long jail sentences for corruption

An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years...

Trump impeachment: Democrats unveil formal charges

The Democratic-controlled US House Judiciary Committee has unveiled charges against President Donald Trump, a key move in impeaching him. The first article revealed by committee...