Saturday, January 19, 2019

Seidu Agongo rescues Korle-Bu with GHS857k Child Emergency Unit

Businessman and philanthropist, Mr Seidu Agongo, has constructed a GHS857,000 Out-Patient Department (OPD) block for the Child Emergency Unit of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra.The 30-bed block was completed in December 2018 and...

Theresa May’s Brexit deal rejected by MPs

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal has been rejected by 230 votes - the largest defeat for a sitting government in history. MPs voted by 432 votes to 202 to reject the deal, which sets...

Nairobi hotel attacked by suspected militants

Suspected militants have attacked a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi, killing at least one person. Gunfire and blasts were heard at the compound in the Westlands district of the Kenyan capital, which houses the DusitD2...

Ursula cuts sod for Shiabu Police station; launches e-learning prgrm in constituency

Communication Minister and Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma West Ursula Owusu Ekuful on Tuesday paid a working visit to her constituents. Joined by the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Ablekuma West George Cyril Bray,...

Nairobi Dusit hotel under attack as blasts and gunfire heard

A hotel complex is under attack in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. At least two explosions followed by sustained gunfire were heard at the compound in the Westland district of the city, which houses the Dusit...

Ivory Coast ex-leader Gbagbo goes free at ICC

The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague has acquitted Ivory Coast ex-President Laurent Gbagbo. He had been charged with crimes against humanity in connection with violence following a disputed 2010 election that left 3,000...

Zimbabwe protests after petrol and diesel price hike

Several people have been killed during protests in Zimbabwe after the government more than doubled the price of fuel overnight. Hundreds more were arrested as demonstrators took to the streets in the cities of Harare...

Brexit: Theresa May faces ‘meaningful vote’ on her deal

MPs are preparing to vote on whether to back Theresa May's deal for leaving the European Union. The so-called "meaningful vote" will take place later as five days of debate on Brexit come to an...

Decent prices for cocoa farmers is my priority- ICCO boss

The International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) has made the payment of fair and decent remuneration for cocoa farmers a top priority of the organisation to be achieved within the next few years, in all major...

Support sanitation campaigns – Jospong to Media, Religious bodies

The Ghanaian media has been called upon to give environmental sanitation similar attention it gave to illegal mining (galamsey) to help achieve President Akufo-Addo's vision of a clean Ghana and more specifically make Accra...

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