Coronavirus: Dangote pledges $550K to help curb spread in Nigeria

Coronavirus: Dangote pledges $550K to help curb spread in Nigeria

The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) yesterday pledged N200million [$550,000] to support the current effort of the Nigerian government towards curbing the spread of Corona Virus or Covid-19 in the country. ADF’s intervention is considered the largest single donation by a

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We’ll stop LGBT conference from happening in Ghana – Z O Hunter Min Assoc

We’ll stop LGBT conference from happening in Ghana – Z O Hunter Min Assoc

The regional conference of the LGBT community is scheduled to be held in the country from 27-31 JulyThe Z O Hunter Ministerial Associates, a religious organisation has threatened to seek an injunction to prevent the upcoming Lesbians Gay Bisexual and

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Deprived community rejects potable drinking water over DCE, MP’s party affiliation

Deprived community rejects potable drinking water over DCE, MP’s party affiliation

Residents of deprived Kwasankrom community in the Abura Asebu Kwamankese (AAK) District in the Central region have rejected an ultra-modern water pump costing ¢ 20,000 built to provide the community with potable drinking water. The rejection of the water pump by

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Kwesi Nyantakyi, one other person charged with fraud, granted ¢1m bail

Kwesi Nyantakyi, one other person charged with fraud, granted ¢1m bail

Former president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi has been slapped with three charges including fraud by the Accra High Court, Wednesday. A former member of the Association’s Executive Committee Abdulai Alhassan also faces two charges namely conspiracy to commit

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Publish load shedding schedule prior to prolonged power interruption – ACESS

Publish load shedding schedule prior to prolonged power interruption – ACESS

Pylons The Africa Centre for Energy and Environmental Sustainability (ACEES) has called on the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to publish load reduction schedules prior to prolonged power interruption to help power consumers plan accordingly. The call comes on the

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UEFA Nations League: England, Portugal, Spain discover opponents [Full draw]

UEFA Nations League: England, Portugal, Spain discover opponents [Full draw]

The draw for the UEFA Nations League was conducted on Tuesday in Amsterdam.   Holders Portugal will play World Cup winners France, Croatia and Denmark. The same group also contains Croatia, meaning a repeat of the 2018 World Cup final

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Man wrongfully jailed 15 years regains freedom

Man wrongfully jailed 15 years regains freedom

An accounts clerk of a school in Accra who was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old pupil and impregnating her in the process has been acquitted and discharged by the Court of Appeal. According to the Daily

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Coronavirus: No handshakes, no Holy Communion on the tongue – Catholic Bishops direct

Coronavirus: No handshakes, no Holy Communion on the tongue – Catholic Bishops direct

File photo: A Catholic receiving the Holy Communion in the hand     Catholic Bishops in Ghana have directed the Clergy and lay faithful of the church to avoid handshakes and embracing one another during the Sign of Peace. The

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Abandoned bridge kills girl in Keta Municipality

Abandoned bridge kills girl in Keta Municipality

The abandoned bridge.   An abandoned bridge, located at Anlo Afiadenyigba on Afiadenyigba-Havedzi road, in the Keta Municipality has killed a little girl and left three other persons badly injured. The girl, Ablor Shikakpe, believed to be between 6-7 years

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Coronavirus: Tanzania’s president prefers foot greeting

Coronavirus: Tanzania’s president prefers foot greeting

President John Magufuli (R) exchanging a foot greeting with opposition politician Maalim Seif Sharif Hamad     Tanzania’s State House has shared a picture of President John Magufuli exchanging a foot greeting with opposition politician Maalim Seif Sharif Hamad, observing

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