Tuesday, June 28, 2022

World

ECOWAS Court: Togo ordered to pay 1CFA symbolic reparation fine to Former PM Messan Kodjo

The ECOWAS Court has ordered Togo to pay one CFA to its former Prime Minister Gabriel Messan Kodjo as symbolic reparation for the immaterial damages suffered for the violation of his rights. Togo is also to bear the cost...

China Eastern: Plane carrying 132 people crashes in Guangxi hills

A Chinese passenger plane with 132 people on board has crashed in a forested hillside in southern China. The China Eastern Airlines Boeing 737 was flying from Kunming to Guangzhou when it came down in Guangxi province and caught fire. It...

61-year-old Yoon Suk-Yeol elected South Korea’s new President 

By Richard Zinleri  If you love Politics and International current affairs, then, meet South Korea's new President-elect, Yoon Suk-Yeol. Yoon Suk-Yeol who represented the main opposition, People Power Party (PPP) was elected new President of Korea, tasked with leading the country for...

Russia, Ukraine skirmishes: Dialogue vs protecting territorial integrity

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says that Russia will always be ready for dialogue despite its military assault on Ukraine. He said it is unfortunate that their Western friends do not respect international law, trying to destroy it and...

ECOWAS suspends Burkina Faso after military coup

The West African regional bloc, ECOWAS, has suspended Burkina Faso in the aftermath of a military coup, making it the third member nation to be punished for a military takeover in only 18 months. The announcement on Friday by the Economic...

Prevent Domestic inequalities, fertile grounds for conflict – Dr. Bawumia speaking at UN

Ghana’s Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on January 25, 2022, participated in a UN Security Council debate in New York and called for action to prevent domestic inequalities that led to urban migration and the creation of fertile grounds for...

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta: Ousted Mali president dies aged 76

SOURCE: BBC NEWS The ousted President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, has died aged 76, family and former colleagues say. Two years ago he suffered a minor stroke but the cause of his death on Sunday was not immediately clear. He died...

Condom sales to increase

The world's top condom maker, Karex says it expects demand to top pre-pandemic levels this year on consumer buying of premium products and restocking by federal health agencies. Sales to brands such as Durex rose 30% in fiscal 2021...

ECOWAS tightens sanctions on Mali for failure to meet deadline on transfer of power to Civilian rule

By Bright Ntramah The Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS has slapped fresh sanctions on Mali following failure to meet the February 27, 2022 deadline for transfer of power to a Civilian Government. The new sanctions include withdrawal...

Ghana joins UN Security Council

Source: GNA A flag-raising ceremony took place, January 4, 2022, at the UN Headquarters in New York to mark Ghana, four others taking their seat on the Security Council for a two-year term as non-permanent members. Ghana, Gabon, Brazil, United Arab...

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Paracetamol is the most abused painkiller- Dr. Nii Lante

By Seli Baisie A Physician Specialist, Dr. Nii Lante Okunka Blankson says the most commonly abused painkiller is paracetamol. This, according...

End your demonstration at 4 pm – Court to Arise Ghana group

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Her Ladyship Comfort Kwasiwor Tasiame has directed Arise Ghana organisers of the #KromAyeShe demonstration to end their public protests at 4 pm...

Ambassador Gambila of Burkina Faso cautions youth against fake promises of greener pastures abroad

Ghana’s Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Boniface Gambila has expressed worry about the youth who get deceived by unknown people to travel to Burkina Faso...

Gabby Asare Otchere Darko laments low returns from E-levy

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has bemoaned the low revenue returns from the much-touted Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy). In a series of tweets Monday,...

Eggstra-O Campaign roadshow makes a stop in Ho

By Tilda Acorlor The Project Lead of the Eggstra-O Campaign, Ndidi Fordjoe says women and children must eat eggs to grow well and healthy. She...