US Embassy issues 10,000 visas to migrants annually – US Ambassador to Ghana

US Embassy issues 10,000 visas to migrants annually – US Ambassador to Ghana

Robert Jackson, US Ambassador to Ghana Mr Robert Jackson United States of America (USA) Ambassador to Ghana has announced that the U S Embassy issued 10,000 visas to legal migrants and tourists to travel to the States annually. He advised

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Tanzania expels UNDP head Awa Dabo

Tanzania expels UNDP head Awa Dabo

Tanzania has expelled the head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the country, the foreign ministry has said in a statement. It blamed Awa Dabo, a Gambian national, for the “deteriorating performance” of her office, driven by what

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Ghana to pilot WHO – coordinated malaria vaccine programme

Ghana to pilot WHO – coordinated malaria vaccine programme

Ghana, Kenya, and Malawi will take part in a WHO-coordinated malaria vaccine implementation programme (MVIP) that will make the world’s first malaria vaccine available in selected areas, beginning in 2018. The WHO Regional Office for Africa (WHO/AFRO) announced this programme

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Ghana, Kenya and Malawi to get first Malaria vaccine

Ghana, Kenya and Malawi to get first Malaria vaccine

The world’s first vaccine against malaria will be introduced in three countries – Ghana, Kenya and Malawi – starting in 2018. The RTS,S vaccine trains the immune system to attack the malaria parasite, which is spread by mosquito bites. The

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Gambia’s gets first visually impaired female MP

Gambia’s gets first visually impaired female MP

Gambia President Adama Barrow has appointed a visually impaired woman as a member of the country’s 53-seat National Assembly. This appointment makes Ndey Yassin Secka-Sallah the first female visually impaired member of the country’s National Assembly. Ndey Yassin Secka-Sallah who

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Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

A luxury safari lodge owned by Ms Gallmann was burned down last month   Renowned Italian-born conservationist Kuki Gallmann has been shot and injured in an ambush at her conservation park in central Kenya. The author of the best-selling memoir

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Big Brother Naija contestant claiming to ‘Princess’ accused of being imposter

Big Brother Naija contestant claiming to ‘Princess’ accused of being imposter

A lady claiming to be the real princess of Eleme Kingdom, Osaron Dorothy, has accused former Big Brother Naija housemate, Marvis of being an impostor for claiming to be the princess of Eleme, Rivers state in Nigeria. Marvis, who was

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South Africa bus crash kills 20 children

South Africa bus crash kills 20 children

The minibus was carrying children from primary and secondary schools Twenty children have been killed in a minibus crash near the South African capital Pretoria, emergency services have said. The children died after the vehicle burst into flames following a

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Fans electrocuted watching Man Utd match

Fans electrocuted watching Man Utd match

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Manchester United won the game 2-1 At least seven people have died after an electric cable fell on fans watching a Manchester United match on TV in Nigeria, police say. The high-tension cable fell on a

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Pastor burns Bibles; brands it Antichrist

Pastor burns Bibles; brands it Antichrist

The actions of a Ugandan pastor has angered many Christians all over the world after he burnt thousands of bible in a burning fire. Reports we gathered reveals that the pastor, who is the Head pastor of House of Prayer

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