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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the lives of Ghanaians are intimately linked with the francophone world, and Ghana’s membership of La Francophonie should serve as a big boost to addressing some of the country’s mutual concerns.   With French set to become one of the world's most commonly spoken...
Kofi Annan died in Geneva, Switzerland after a short illness. He served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006. Mr. Annan and the UN were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize. He was the founder and chairman of the Kofi Annan...
A stampede on a footbridge at a Mumbai railway station has left 22 people dead and injured more than 30, Indian officials report. The tragedy occurred during the morning rush hour at Elphinstone station, which connects two major local lines. It was triggered by overcrowding and people seeking shelter from monsoon...
The President of the Republic, Nana AddoDankwa Akufo-Addo, on Thursday, 16th November, 2017, as part of his 3-day official visit Qatar, paid a courtesy call on the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. The discussions between the two leaders centred on energy, infrastructural development, railways and roads,...
Former Gambian foreign minister Sidath Diop has told the BBC that Mr Jammeh has defied West African leaders because he believes his army will fight for him. However Mr Jammeh commands little loyalty in the armed forces, Mr Diop said. Mr Jammeh believes he "owns The Gambia" and does not know...
Former Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood has been appointed by the African Initiative for Governance, as the 2017/2018 visiting fellow at the University Of Oxford School Of Governance.The AIG fellowship is awarded each year to an individual from West Africa who has demonstrated evidence of outstanding contribution to the...
Dubai Police have revealed their first robot officer, giving it the task of patrolling the city’s malls and tourist attractions. People will be able to use it to report crimes, pay fines and get information by tapping a touchscreen on its chest. Data collected by the robot will also be shared...
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has insisted Mexico will pay for a border wall "100%", in a major immigration speech. He told a cheering crowd in Arizona that he would secure the border, and left open the possibility that millions of illegal immigrants be deported. Hours earlier, he met Mexican...
Khim Hang, a 74-year-old woman from Cambodia’s Kratie province, recently made news headlines around the world, after it was reported that she shares her home with a 5-month-old calf, which she believes is a reincarnation of her dead husband. Khim was devastated by the sudden death of her husband, Tol...
Hurricane Irma is blasting up the west coast of Florida after buffeting the city of Miami, with dangerous flooding along long stretches of coast. It has been downgraded from category three to one but still has maximum sustained winds of 85mph (137km/h). More than 3.4 million homes in the state are...
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