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Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight

Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight

Libyan naval forces captured two vessels suspected of smuggling oil from the North African country after gun battles lasting several hours west of the capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the service said on Friday. Libyan forces frequently capture vessels smuggling

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Trump signs order which could reopen oil and gas drilling in restricted areas

Trump signs order which could reopen oil and gas drilling in restricted areas

U.S. President Donald Trump said he was “unleashing American energy” on Friday (April 28) as he signed an order calling for a review of offshore areas currently off limits to oil and gas drilling, to determine which might be reopened,

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‘Missing cocaine’ story doubtful – Agbey

‘Missing cocaine’ story doubtful – Agbey

The cocaine missing story put out by the Finder newspaper on Friday April 28 raises some doubt because the paper failed to give substantial evidence to support the claim, David Agbey, a security expert, has said. According to him, the

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Burundi stops World Food Program convoy from entering country

Burundi stops World Food Program convoy from entering country

Burundi has blocked a World Food Programme (WFP) convoy originating in Rwanda from entering the country, citing security concerns, the WFP has said. The WFP denied its 10-truck convoy posed a security risk, saying it was carrying food for Congolese

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Environmentally friendly disposal of biomedical waste

Environmentally friendly disposal of biomedical waste

  In hospitals, clinical waste is often disposed of in such a way that human health and the environment are endangered. This is why Technology without Borders (Technik ohne Grenzen – TeoG) helps. Together with the management of Ghanaian hospitals,

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Hippo Water Roller

Hippo Water Roller

The Hippo Water Roller aims to alleviate the daily struggle of women and children by helping them to easily transport more water at a time from water points located far from their homes. The Hippo Water Roller is the most

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N Korea in  new ‘failed’ missile lauch

N Korea in new ‘failed’ missile lauch

North Korea has test-fired another ballistic missile, South Korean and US military officials say. The missile exploded shortly after take-off, they said – the second failed launch in the past fortnight. US President Donald Trump accused North Korea of showing

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US woman ‘spy’ deported by China

US woman ‘spy’ deported by China

An American businesswoman convicted of spying by China is back in the US, after a Chinese court ordered her deportation. Sandy Phan-Gillis was sentenced to three and a half years in prison on Tuesday, but will not serve the time.

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ECG lost GHC94,671.24 to bush fires in 2016

ECG lost GHC94,671.24 to bush fires in 2016

More than seventy-eight high tension and forty-nine low tension electricity poles were destroyed by bush fires in the Central Region in 2016. Mr William Coleman, Regional Maintenance Engineer, who disclosed this an interview with the Ghana News Agency (GNA), put

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Teacher jailed 20 years over defilement

Teacher jailed 20 years over defilement

The Nsuta Circuit Court has sentenced the proprietor of the Grace Bible Preparatory School at Nsuta, in the Sekyere Central District, to 20 years imprisonment over child sex. Pastor Michael Oppong was additionally ordered to pay cash of GH¢5,000.00 as

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