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Afadzato South MP not happy with her district poor BECE performance

The Member of Parliament for Afadzato South has revealed that, she can no longer sleep well due to abysmal performance by her District in the last Basic Education Certificate...

Take advantage of Ghana-Oracle partnership to innovate – Veep Dr. Bawumia to Youth

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has challenged Ghana’s youth to take advantage of the various partnerships, policies and programmes being implemented by Government to innovate and make technology...

Bangladesh woman with two wombs has twins one month after first birth

A Bangladeshi woman has given birth to twins after delivering a premature baby boy a month earlier. Arifa Sultana, 20, was rushed to a hospital after feeling pain in her...

Uganda child rapper too young to perform- Minister

A Ugandan child rapper has been told to put down his microphone because he is too young to perform. Youth minister Florence Nakiwala told the BBC that the country's labour...

New York county declares measles outbreak emergency

A county in New York state has declared a state of emergency following a severe outbreak of measles. Rockland County, on the Hudson river north of New York City, has...

Bill Gates urges Afghanistan and Pakistan to ‘get to zero’ in polio fight

Local Afghan Taliban leaders are hindering global efforts to end polio, but Afghanistan and Pakistan must continue their fight to "get to zero" cases, the philanthropist Bill Gates said...

Italy home circumcision kills child

A five-month-old boy has died after parents performed a circumcision at their home in Italy, officials say. The baby was sent to a Bologna hospital in cardiac arrest on Friday...

Burundi schoolgirls arrested for scribbling on president’s photo

Three schoolgirls in Burundi risk being jailed for five years for scribbling on President Pierre Nkurunziza's photo in their textbooks, says campaign group Human Rights Watch (HRW). HRW said the...

8-year-old Nigerian, chess champ in NYC, invited by Bill Clinton

Tani, an eight-year-old Nigerian chess champion in New York, may be living in the United States as an immigrant but he could be meeting a former American president soon. When...

Bus carrying 51 school children in Italy, hijacked and set ablaze by driver

A bus carrying 51 schoolchildren was hijacked by its driver and set ablaze near Milan in Italy. The children, some of them tied up, were rescued through smashed windows at...

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NPA partners Korea Petroleum to improve product quality

Chief Executive of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) Hassan Tampuli, says the Authority is working hard to ensure petroleum products consumed by the public...

TEWU threatens strike over poor conditions of service

The Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) has threatened to embark on a strike if the government fails to fix disparities in the conditions...

Driver in court for sexually assaulting girl, 14

A Cape Coast Circuit Court has granted a Gh¢20,000 bail to Kwame Tawiah, a 27-year-old Driver after he was put before them for allegedly...