Former international footballer George Weah has been sworn in as president of Liberia.
George Weah has been voted president of Liberia after clinching 12 of the 15 counties in the west African country.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been named among the most three influential leaders in Africa in 2017 by the New Africa Magazine.
Ghana and Italy have resolved to deepen the bilateral relations that exist between the two countries, as well as explore areas of interest which will inure to the mutual benefit of the two countries and their respective populations.
Welcoming him at the Kotoka International Airport Monday evening, Ghana’s Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia wished him a “fruitful visit to our dear country” and hoped his presence will help foster knit relationship between the two countries.
Zimbabwe has officially declared 21 February to be Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day, thereby making the former president’s birthday a public holiday, the Herald newspaper reports.
French President Emmanuel Macron starts his first tour of Africa on Monday. He is to visit Ghana, Burkina Faso and Côte d'Ivoire in an effort to revitalise France's image on the continent.
The National Inter-faith Thanksgiving Project for the Survival of President Muhammadu Buhari and Stability of Nigeria says it is moblising 5000 Nigerians for thanksgiving in appreciation of God’s restoration of the president’s health.
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia welcomed Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and wished her “a pleasant stay” in “our beautiful country” after her arrival in Ghana on Wednesday, November 22.
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has submitted his resignation after nearly four decades as the country's leader.