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Pursue people-centered transformational programmes – IDEG tells African leaders

The Institute for Democratic Governance, IDEG has called on African leaders to pursue a people-centered and planet sensitive transformational programme, to achieve the 2030 agenda for Sustainable Development Growth. In...

Promising jobs and justice, Ramaphosa sworn in as South Africa’s president

PRETORIA - Trade unionist-turned-businessman Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn in as South Africa's president on Saturday, vowing to create jobs and tackle deep-rooted corruption that has strangled economic growth. Ramaphosa, who...

Manhunt underway after suspected parcel bomb attack in Lyon

At least 13 people have been injured in an explosion in the French city of Lyon after a man left a suspected parcel bomb on a shopping street, officials...

Eight injured in suspected parcel bomb explosion in Lyon, France

At least eight people have been injured in an explosion in the French city of Lyon, according to the regional authority. The prosecutor's office said a suspected parcel bomb was...

South Sudan leader urges opposition groups to genuinely implement peace deal

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Thursday urged all the opposition leaders to genuinely work for the smooth implementation of the revitalized peace agreement in order to restore peoples'...

Rwandan rebel leader pleads guilty to all charges

Callixte Nsabimana alias Sankara, who claimed to be the head of Rwanda rebel group National Liberation Force, pleaded guilty on Thursday in a court in the Rwandan capital Kigali...

Trump campaign views healthcare as 2020 campaign weapon

U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign believes he can turn Republicans’ biggest liability from last year’s congressional elections - the debate about the future of healthcare in America - into...

Kenya upholds law criminalising gay sex

Kenya's High Court has ruled against campaigners seeking to overturn a law banning gay sex. The judges rejected claims that the colonial-era law violated the new constitution, which guarantees equality,...

Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika takes lead in country’s elections

Partial results released by the Electoral Commission show that Malawi's scandal-hit President Peter Mutharika is leading his rivals after 75 percent of votes counts. The 78-year-old Mr Mutharika has so...

Two new lizard species discovered in Australia

Researchers in Australia have discovered two new lizard species on Wednesday, however one of them might already be extinct. Set up by a National Recovery Team from the Department of...

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NPP National Executives visit Chief Imam

The National Executives Officers of the NPP, led by its General Secretary, John Boadu, on Friday, May 24, called on the National Chief Imam, Sheikh...

Free SHS has reduced our poverty– Garu Chief

The Chief of Garu in the Garu-Tempane District of the Upper East region has lauded the Nana Akufo-Addo government for implementing policies that have...

Assemblies of God commissions GH¢30 million ultra-modern headquarters

The Assemblies of God Church, Ghana, on Saturday inaugurated its General Council Headquarters at Ridge in Accra, built with about GH¢30 million, to serve...