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Ghana to Reconstruct Demolished Nigeria High Commission Building

Ghana to Reconstruct Demolished Nigeria High Commission Building

Government of Ghana has assured that it will reconstruct the building that was demolished at the residence of the Nigerian High Commission as soon as possible. This according to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and…

Timing of CI 126 violates ECOWAS Protocol – Emmanuel Bombande

Timing of CI 126 violates ECOWAS Protocol – Emmanuel Bombande

Ghana has violated the ECOWAS protocol with the passage of Constitutional Instrument 126. That is according to Peace Building and Conflict Mediation expert Emmanuel Bombande. The Electoral Commission of Ghana with the tacit approval of…

You won’t prosper closing your borders – Franklin Cudjoe to Nigeria

You won’t prosper closing your borders – Franklin Cudjoe to Nigeria

The President of Policy think tank, IMANI Africa,  Franklin Cudjoe has observed Nigeria’s decision to shut its border with Benin, ostensibly to prevent goods its produces from entering the country, will not make Nigeria prosper…

US Deputy Secretary of Agric meets with Ghana’s Finance minister and parliament as he concludes U.S-West Africa Trade Mission

US Deputy Secretary of Agric meets with Ghana’s Finance minister and parliament as he concludes U.S-West Africa Trade Mission

US Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky today met Ghana’s finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta to “discuss opportunities for U.S. businesses in Ghana and how U.S. agribusinesses can contribute to Ghana’s vision for agricultural sector prosperity.” The Deputy…

Sex for Grades: UNILAG suspends Lecturer; shuts down cold room

Sex for Grades: UNILAG suspends Lecturer; shuts down cold room

The University of Lagos has suspended a lecturer who was involved in a sex-for-grades documentary aired by the BBC Africa. The lecturer was exposed in the video where an undercover journalist, Kiki Mordi, disguised as…

SA Xenophobia attacks: Ablakwa applauds Rwanda, DRC and Malawi

SA Xenophobia attacks: Ablakwa applauds Rwanda, DRC and Malawi

The ranking member on the foreign affairs committee of Ghana’s parliament has applauded the Presidents of Rwanda, DRC and Malawi for pulling “pulling out of the World Economic Forum on Africa which is being hosted…

Press Statement: celebration of Day of the African child, 2019

Press Statement: celebration of Day of the African child, 2019

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection through the Department of Children, Ghana Refugee Board, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, UNICEF and other Partners today joined the African community to wish all children in…

Nigeria court orders reopening of pro-opposition media outlet

Nigeria court orders reopening of pro-opposition media outlet

Barely 24-hours after a controversial closure, a Federal High Court in the capital Abuja has ordered authorities to restore rights to broadcast to Daar Communications Plc, operators of Africa Independent Television, AIT. The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC,…

Atiku Abubakar Condemns Shutdown Of AIT, Says Free Press In Danger In Nigeria.

Atiku Abubakar Condemns Shutdown Of AIT, Says Free Press In Danger In Nigeria.

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has said the closure of AIT and Raypower FM owned by the DAAR Group by the APC led federal government is a throwback to the era of Decree…

Malawi election: President Mutharika re-elected after court battle

Malawi election: President Mutharika re-elected after court battle

Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika has been narrowly elected to a second term in office with 38.5% of the vote. The incumbent leader, 78, had faced stiff competition in the 21 May election, including from his…

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