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Road crash fatalities reduce between April and July in 3 regions

Fatalities on road crashes in Bono, Bono East and Ahafo have witnessed a sharp decrease between April and July 2019, but recorded accident cases in the three regions are...

Ghana, Angola waive entry visa requirements; establish Bilateral Commission for co-operation

Ghana and Angola have waived entry visa requirements for their nationals who are holders of valid diplomatic and service passports. Holders of these passports may transit through and stay in...

Cambodian man rescued after four days trapped in cave

A Cambodian man has been rescued after being trapped in a cave for four days whilst collecting bat droppings. Sum Bora slipped between two rocks on Sunday while trying to...

Flyboarding Frenchman finally crosses English Channel

French inventor Franky Zapata has made the first-ever successful Channel crossing on a jet-powered flyboard. Mr Zapata, 40, took off from Sangatte, near Calais, at 06:17 GMT on Sunday and...

UN rolls out Zimbabwe road safety performance review in bid to reduce carnage

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is working with Zimbabwe to see how they can significantly reduce road casualties in the southern African nation so it can...

Tema/Pokuase Interchanges to be completed in June and October 2020-Prez Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reiterated the commitment of his administration to fixing and improving the nation’s road network. According to President Akufo-Addo, “Government remains committed to improving...

President Akufo-Addo commissions Accra Traffic Management Center

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the Accra Traffic Management Centre, describing it as a major step in addressing congestion in Accra, the nation’s capital. Addressing a ceremony...

Travelers urged to report abuses at borders

Travelers and traders have been urged to report any form of abuse on their rights, at borders and checkpoints within West Africa. Deputy Commissioner of CEPS in charge of Prevention,...

Volta Lake to become multi-modal system

The Government of Ghana is engaging the World Bank to develop the Volta Lake as part of a Regional Multi-Modal Project to connect the country to neighbouring countries from...

Libya to close three migrant detention centres

Libya plans to shut down three of its biggest migration detention centres, the country's Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha has announced. The centres in question are in Misrata, Tajoura and Khoms. It...

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Technical barriers to Trade must be stepping-stones–Prof Dodoo

For the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to succeed, countries must ensure that Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) become stepping-stones rather than obstacles,...

Gov’t introduces ‘One -Pupil-One-Cocoa Drink’ policy for school feeding program

Government of Ghana is implementing policies that will help instill the habit of cocoa consumption in the populace and will in the long run,...

Acting IGP directs speedy investigation into death of two policemen

The acting Inspector General of Police,  (IGP), has directed a speedy investigation into the death of two Policemen. The two officers were ‘killed’ at Manso...