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President of Cote d’Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, will today, 16th October, 2017, begin a 2-day Official Visit to Ghana. The purpose of the visit is to deepen further the already strong relations that exist between the two countries, as well as explore other areas of co-operation to their mutual benefit. This...
The family and foundation of former UN secretary-general, Kofi Annan, have confirmed his death and provided additional information on his final moments. Otecfmghana.com earlier reported that Kofi Annan died after a short illness in Berne, Switzerland, on Saturday. He was 80. He had reportedly fallen ill while on a trip to...
South Africa's president Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to continue the "long walk" Nelson Mandela began in a State of the Nation Address which touched on corruption, poverty, gender equality and racial divides. Mr Ramaphosa, who was sworn in as president yesterday, told those gathered in Cape Town to...
A Turkish opposition newspaper itself is the story as 17 of its employees are about to go on trial on charges of aiding a terrorist organisation. If found guilty, their sentence could be up to 43 years in jail. A dozen of Cumhuriyet's journalists and managers are behind bars in pre-trial...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said the objective of an integrated Africa cannot be achieved without peace and stability on the continent.“Efforts at integration of the continent will be negatively affected if African countries continue to battle with the human security challenges which confront their peoples. No country...
Hundreds of Kenyan girls are preparing to spend Christmas in schools, rather than with their families, fearing that their parents will force them to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM). Schools that should have closed more than a month ago for the holidays are staying open for the girls, while others...
Nigeria’s President Muhamadu Buhari on Monday, resumed official duties after returning from London last Friday. Buhari had been in the United Kingdom for 51 days after he extended his vacation to seek medical care. The Nigerian leader took to his Twitter handle @MBuhari to make the announcement: “I resumed work today. I’ve...
The 4th meeting of the Presidential Taskforce on a common currency for the West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) has taken place in Niamey, the capital of Niger, with the firm commitment towards the acceleration of the processes leading to the use of the single currency by 2020.The meeting was...
Emmerson Mnangagwa has been sworn in as Zimbabwe's president in a ceremony at a packed stadium in the country's capital, Harare. It follows the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe after 37 years of authoritarian rule. The former vice-president's dismissal earlier this month led the ruling Zanu-PF party and the army...
The deep-sea search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 ended on Tuesday without any trace being found of the plane that vanished in 2014 with 239 people on board, the three countries involved in the search said. The location of Flight MH370 has become one of the world's greatest aviation...
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