Saturday, August 18, 2018

Mahama Lauds Uhuru Kenyatta, Raila Odinga ‘Reconciliation’

Former President John Mahama has lauded Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga’s attempts at reconciliation following last year’s bitterly contested election.

151 Ghanaians To Return From Libya

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, in a parliamentary briefing yesterday, said that 151 migrant Ghanaians in Libya had opted for voluntary repatriation.

Sierra Leone Polls : Mahama, Others Set For Observer Mission

The chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group in Sierra Leone, Mr John Dramani Mahama, and other colleague former Heads of State heading various Observer Missions have been meeting in Freetown to review preparations towards the Wednesday March 07, 2018 elections.

Kenya Doctors ‘Perform Brain Surgery’ On Wrong Patient

Four Kenyan medics have been suspended after cutting open the skull of the wrong patient at a hospital in Nairobi.

Akufo-Addo Meets Factions In Togo : Oppositon Demands Reinstatement Of 1992 Constitution

The Coalition of opposition parties in Togo is demanding the reinstatement of the 1992 Constitution which puts a time limit on the tenure of a government in power.

President Zuma Resigns

South Africa's embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned his office with immediate effect.

Lassa Fever : Ghana Health Service On High Alert After Outbreak In Nigeria

Ghana Health Service is on high alert following confirmation by Nigeria that there has been an outbreak of the deadly Lassa Fever in 18 States, with over 300 cases and at least 31 deaths.

AU Lauds Akufo-Addo Over Job Creation Initiatives

The immediate past Chairman of the African Union and President of Guinea, Alpha Condé, has applauded Ghana’s President Akufo-Addo for his initiatives at ending youth unemployment.

Hugh Masekela, Legendary South African Jazz Trumpeter, Dies

Legendary jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela, a leading figure in the struggle to end apartheid and "the father of South African jazz", has died aged 78.

Weah Swearing In : It Is A Good Day For Africa; It’s A Good...

President Akufo-Addo, has described the peaceful handing over of power from one democratically elected government to another in Liberia, and the swearing-in of President George Oppong Weah, as a good day for West Africa and Africa.