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Population dynamics central to Africa’s quest for sustainable development

Addressing inequalities across all sectors in Africa necessitates that the continent eliminates disparities in access to sexual and reproductive health and rights, and the attendant consequences of lack of...

Putin will meet North Korea’s Kim Jong-un towards end of April

Just weeks after talks with Donald Trump stalled, North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has set up a meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin. They will hold talks in Russia towards...

World’s Best Teacher Peter Tabichi on how he reached the top

Kenyan Peter Tabichi, who has been teaching for 12 years, was recently named the best teacher in the world. The science teacher and Franciscan friar at the Keriko Mixed Day...

Canada bans captivity of Dolphins and Whales

About a week ago, the British Columbia Court of Appeal ruled that the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation can tell the Vancouver Aquarium to phase out dolphin and...

Reporters living in ‘intense climate of fear’ says press freedom body

Journalists are facing increasing hostilities around the world including violence and persecution according to the international organisation Reporters Without Borders (known as RSF in France). Their latest Press Freedom Index, covering 180...

Man with gas cans arrested at New York’s famed St. Patrick’s Cathedral

A man was taken into custody at New York City's famed St. Patrick's Cathedral on Wednesday night while carrying two gas cans, three senior New York law enforcement officials...

N. Korea demands someone ‘more careful and mature’ than Pompeo for nuke talks

North Korea no longer wants Secretary of State Mike Pompeo involved in nuclear talks, calling for someone who "is more careful and mature in communicating," state media said Thursday. The...

President Joko Widodo declares victory in Indonesian election amidst claims of cheating

Indonesia's President Joko Widodo declared victory on Thursday in the race to lead the world's third-largest democracy He said unofficial results showed his ticket had attracted 54 percent of the...

Ivanka Trump passed on World Bank job

Ivanka Trump has confirmed that she passed on the job of World Bank chief after her father asked her if she was interested. The US President's daughter is currently a...

At least 29 people killed in tourist bus crash in Madeira, Portugal

At least 29 people, most of them German tourists, died and 27 more were injured in a bus accident on the Portuguese island of Madeira on Wednesday, authorities said. The...

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Live in peace and harmony – VEEP tells Ghanaians in Easter message

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has wished Christians and all Ghanaians a happy Easter celebration and urged them to live in peace and harmony. He...

Notre Dame official says `computer glitch’ could be fire culprit

PARIS — A "computer glitch" may have been behind the fast-spreading fire that ravaged Notre Dame, the cathedral's rector said Friday, as architects and construction...

President Akufo-Addo mourns Major Gen. Vib Sanskrit

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed sadness over the death of Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri, the Head of Ghana Mission and Force Commander...