HARARE, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - Zimbabwe is seeking to become a member of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM), a specialized agency established by the African Union in 2003 as a self-monitoring initiative to promote good governance in Africa, an official said on Wednesday.
ABUJA, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari gave the indication on Wednesday that his cabinet would be dissolved on May 28, ahead of the inauguration of a new government next week.
ABUJA, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday expressed shock over the killing of at least 18 farmers by unidentified gunmen in the northwestern state of Katsina and ordered an immediate investigation in the incident.
Accra, May 23, GNA - The Board of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) have handed permanent bans to Ghanaian Dancehall artistes, Livingston Etse Satekla known in showbiz as “Stonebwoy” and Charles Nii Armah Mensah also known as “Shatta Wale”.
UNITED NATIONS, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - The UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) is mending relations with Somalia's federal government after the latter expelled the head of the UN mission, said the deputy head of the mission on Wednesday.
This was in a release signed by the Acting General Secretary of the party, Mr James Kwabena Bomfeh Jnr. The statement said her appointment was made by the Central Committee of the Convention People’s Party, upon unanimous acceptance of the resignation of Prof. Edmund Delle as the chairman and leader.
Gwollu, (U/W), May 23, GNA – Dr. Zackarea Al-hassan Balure, an Optometrist and Manager of Bliss Eye Care has encouraged parents to take interest in knowing the visual status of their children early to avoid grievous consequences in future.
Mr Ade Adeoye, Secretary of the Council of Zongo Chiefs in the Asante Akim Central Municipality, said such a high profile visit to the Mosque had not happened in over 100 years.Mr Adeoye made the commendation when Vice President Bawumia joined Muslim faithful to pray at the Konongo Central Mosque as part of hi
Tumu (U/WR), May 23, GNA – The Upper West Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has expressed shock over “alarming” numbers of Burkinabe refuges settling down in Sissala zones. Deputy Regional Minister Amidu Chinni
Accra, May 22, GNA - Mr Ambrose Dery, Minister of the Interior has re-iterated government’s commitment to provide enough logistics for the police to perform its work effectively. Mr Dery said government was also com
Cape Coast, May 23, GNA - The Central Regional Command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has launched a Fire Safety Education campaign to step up fire safety awareness among students in the Region. Dubbed “C
The decision was made following a meeting with the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo who assured them that their concerns on the Ghana Ports and Habour Authority (GPHA) and Meridian Port Service (MPS) expansion concession agreement would be addressed.Mr Abdul-Rahman Baidoo, Chairman of the Maritime and Do
Ho, May 23, GNA - Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR), a Non-Governmental Organization with focus on health has trained 30 adolescents from some communities in the Volta Region on their sexual health rights.
Speaking at Africa Rising, the International Advertising Association’s annual summit in Ghana, Mr Cregan said drastic laws often had unintended and negative consequences such as fuelling an illegal trade in alcohol and counterfeit medication.“Instead of scaring people into changing their behaviour, or puni
Ho, May 23, GNA - Mr Edward Oduro Kwarteng, Volta Regional Police Commander, has advised victims of domestic violence to "open up" to the police on issues of strained love relationships to avert aggravated anger leading to violent attacks and deaths.
Accra, May 23, GNA - Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has said that Ghanaians in the diaspora have not been left out in the extension of passport services. She sai