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  • July 10, 2020

    Sudan PM...

    The reshuffle follows protests urging faster reforms and greater civilian rule in Sudan’s transition towards democracy. Hamdok recently promised to take a number of major decisions, without giving details [Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters]   Sudan’s prime minister has replaced the finance, foreign, energy and health ministers and three other senior cabinet post-holders...

  • July 10, 2020

    NSA, YEA...

    The National Sports Authority (NSA) and The Youth Employment Agency (YEA) on Wednesday 8th July 2020, signed an agreement that seeks to support some elite athletes from various sporting associations in Ghana. According to the Chief Executive Officer of the YEA Mr. Justin Kodua, the package is to allow elite sportsmen...

  • July 10, 2020

    Africa must...

    As cases increase by 24 percent in a week, top health official urges countries to increase testing and mask use. A nurse at Nairobi’s Kenyatta National Hospital participates in a Zumba aerobic fitness programme as a way of helping them to cope with working situations during the pandemic [File: Njeri...

  • July 10, 2020

    Italy bans...

    Countries including Bangladesh, Brazil and Chile present an excessive rate of COVID-19 infections, health ministry says. Italy has banned entry to people coming from 13 countries that it said presented an excessive rate of COVID-19 infections. The first coronavirus case has been confirmed in northwest Syria, aid workers have said....

  • July 10, 2020

    Father jailed...

    The Agona Swedru Circuit Court has sentenced a 30 year-old father to seven years jail term in hard labour for cutting off the right leg of his two-year old daughter. Mawuli Dossu, a farmer at Wawase Amponsah-junction, near Agona Swedru who pleaded guilty to causing harm was convicted on his...

  • July 10, 2020

    Newspaper Headlines,...

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  • July 10, 2020

    Graphic designer...

    A graphic designer, accused of repeatedly having sex with a 13-year-old girl at a Bubuashie urinal, in Accra, Thursday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court, charged with defilement. Jeremiah Anyamful has, however, denied the charge. The Court, presided over by Christina Cann, admitted Anyamful to bail in the sum of...

  • July 10, 2020

    Gyampo donates...

    Renowned Political Scientist at the University of Ghana, Prof Ransford Gyampo, who is also an indigene of Saltpond and President of the Saltpond Forum, has donated Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) to the Accident and Emergency Ward of the Saltpond Government Hospital at a brief ceremony on Thursday 9th July, 2020....

  • July 10, 2020

    VIP bus...

     VIP bus A VIP bus en route to Wulensi in the Northern Region on Thursday morning plunged into River Oti at Dambai in the Krachi East Municipality. The bus with the registration number GT 5313-19 was travelling with passengers from Accra to Wulensi when it plunged into the river while...

  • July 10, 2020

    Blame Gov’t...

    NDC Member of Parliament for Adaklu and Minority Ranking Member on the Committee on Roads and Transport of Parliament, Hon Governs Agbodza, has blamed the government for the 15% increment in fuel price by commercial transport operators in the country. Governs Agbodza made the comment in an interview with Journalists...

  • July 10, 2020

    Government putting...

    The Minority in parliament has criticized the government’s decision not to shut down schools ahead of the BECE and WASSCE…. The Minority in parliament has criticized the government’s decision not to shut down schools ahead of the BECE and WASSCE. The Minority in Parliament says the government is putting BECE...

  • July 10, 2020

    2 more...

    Two more teachers of the KNUST SHS have been interdicted after the death of a final year student. The teachers are Owusu Ansah, the senior housemaster and Anthony Awotwe the housemaster for the Densu house where the student who died resided. The Ghana Education Service, GES also in a statement...

  • July 10, 2020

    Jean Mensa...

    Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Jean Mensa has not contracted COVID-19, the election management body has said. Jean Mensa, EC boss Reports had alleged that the EC boss had tested positive for the novel coronavirus. A statement from the Commission, however, dismissed the claim, and said the EC Jean Mensa is...

  • July 9, 2020

    Nigerian domestic...

    Airports in the capital, Abuja, and the commercial hub, Lagos, have reopened after three months of coronavirus restrictions. Domestic flights in Nigeria have resumed after three months of COVID-19 restrictions. Airports in the capital, Abuja, and the commercial hub, Lagos, have reopened. Other airports are due to resume flights over...

  • July 9, 2020

    Mass grave...

    Rights group says evidence suggests government security force involved in turning the area into a ‘killing field’. Burkina Faso’s military is struggling to stem armed violence that has spread across the country, internally displacing almost a million people [Luc Gnago/Reuters]   At least 180 bodies were found in mass graves...

  • July 9, 2020

    Seven killed...

    The explosion happened at the Gbetiokun oilfield during the installation of a ladder on a platform, government says. Nigeria is the biggest oil producer on the continent, with about two million barrels per day [File: Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters]   Seven people have been killed in an explosion at the Gbetiokun oilfield...

  • July 9, 2020

    Protests in...

    Parties angry over moves to appoint figure accused by opposition of helping former leader Kabila rig past elections. The protests have been triggered by a decision by the National Assembly to appoint Malonda as chairman of the independent national electoral commission [File: Arsene Mpiana/AFP]   Police in the Democratic Republic...

  • July 9, 2020

    UN chief:...

    Guterres told UNSC Libya’s ‘conflict has entered a new phase with foreign interference reaching unprecedented levels’. Since 2014, Libya has been split with an internationally-recognised government controlling Tripoli and the northwest, while Haftar in Benghazi controls the east [Mucahit Aydemir/Anadolu Agency]   United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned the...

  • July 9, 2020

    Newspaper Headlines,...

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  • July 9, 2020

    Ghana Airport...

    Some staff of the Ghana Airport Company Limited have picketed at the head office to protest against the sale of Kotoka International Airport. Staff of GACL demonstrating The GACL staff, who feel their livelihood is being threatened, have picketed at the premises of KIA, with red strands of cloths tied...

  • July 9, 2020

    COVID-19: CODA...

    CODA Acting Head of Operation, Mr. Isaac Ahinsah Wobil The Coastal Development Authority (CODA) has extended its “Wear Your Mask” campaign to traders at the Togo Station at Tudu in Accra, popularly known as “T.S”. Officials of the Authority led by the Acting Head of Operations, Mr. Isaac Ahinsah Wobil,...

  • July 9, 2020

    John Mahama...

    President John Dramani Mahama has inaugurates the NDC’s 2020 campaign team. 2020 Presidential hopeful on the tickets of the National… President John Dramani Mahama has inaugurates the NDC’s 2020 campaign team. 2020 Presidential hopeful on the tickets of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has inaugurated his campaign team. He announced...

  • July 9, 2020

    GES interdicts...

    The Ghana Education Service, GES has interdicted the headmistress of KNUST SHS. A statement from GES said Felicia Asamoah Dankwaa will step aside for the Regional Director of Education, Ashanti to take over administration of the school. GES will also investigate the circumstances leading to the demise of a final...

  • July 9, 2020

    Nigerian Students...

    Whiles Ghanaian final year SHS students are back to school in preparation to write their final WAEC exams, their Nigerian… Whiles Ghanaian final year SHS students are back to school in preparation to write their final WAEC exams, their Nigerian counterparts will not according to the Nigerian Federal Government. The...

  • July 9, 2020

    32 Health...

    Some 32 health workers of the Tamale Teaching Hospital have tested positive for coronavirus. The Director of Medical Affairs at the hospital, Dr. Abass Adams gave the breakdown of the 32 infected workers He said some have been treated and discharged while others were still on admission . One person...

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