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Boeing 737: Australia joins Singapore in barring Max planes

Singapore and Australia's aviation authorities have temporarily banned Boeing 737 Max aircraft from flying into and out of their countries. The decision comes after an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing Max 8...

Twelve firms shortlisted for Ghana-Burkina Railway Interconnectivity Project

Twelve (12) firms out of 16 have been shortlisted for meeting the minimum evaluation criteria to construct the Ghana-Burkina Faso Railway Interconnectivity Project. The Transaction Advisors for the Project and...

Gov’t committed to enhance the railway system

The Minister for Railways Development, Joe Ghartey says government is resolved to ensure the Country’s railway system works effectively for the benefit of all Ghanaians. In light of this,...

President Akufo-Addo kick-start work on 25.7km Janga-Nasia Road

President Akufo-Addo drives a road roller to kick-start the construction of the 25.7-kilometre Nasia to ...

Ghana confers with Burkina Faso on construction of Dipke bridge

Government has reaffirmed its commitment to ensure that the processes leading up to the construction of the Dipke Bridge at Dipke in the Lawra Municipality is fast tracked. The...

NPP Ahafo Regional Chairman dies in fatal accident

The Ahafo Regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Francis Opoku Sarfo Alias Chairman Jerry has died in a fatal accident on Saturday. He died together with one...

Railways Minister showcases investment opportunities in India

The Minister for Railways Development, Joe Ghartey, has showcased the immense investment opportunities in Ghana’s railway sector to potential investors in India. The Minister made it clear in his engagement...

Boeing 737 skids off runway into Florida river

All 143 passengers aboard a Boeing 737 escaped alive after the jet slid off a Florida runway and finished up in a river. The plane was attempting to land at...

Ethiopian ship docks in Eritrea for first time in 20 years

An Ethiopian cargo ship has docked in the Eritrean port of Masawa for the first time in about two decades. The ship arrived from Saudi Arabia, according to a tweet...

Fix our roads immediately-Anlo Afiadenyigba Youth demands

The youth of Anlo - Afiadenyigba in the Keta municipality of the Volta Region have asked Ghana to as a matter of urgency fix the road from the Anlo...

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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...