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September 27, 2017 3:53 AM Korea Republic names Kim Bong-gil as head coach of U-23 team

Seoul: Kim Bong-gil, formerly of Incheon United, has been appointed as the head coach of the Korea Republic U-23 squad. Kim's major tasks next year are the AFC U-23 Championship in China and the Jakarta Asian Games. Kim, 51, began his coaching career as an assistant with Incheon United in the K League Classic in 2008. He served as the interim head coach 68

September 26, 2017 9:45 AM Ghanaians should be properly educated on GMOs – Minister

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation has urged the National Biosafety Authority (NBA) Board to educate the public on biotechnology and biosafety issues. This he said will help the public understand and embrace biotechnology as a better alternative to socio-economic advancement. He said such public 63

September 26, 2017 1:35 AM Another gold for Hong Kong swim team as they thrash China and just miss out on record at Asian Indoor Games

Hong Kong’s women left China trailing in their wake on the final night of the short course swimming at the Asian Indoor Games in Turkmenistan on Monday night, but victory in the 4x100 metres medley relay was tinged with the disappointment of narrowly missing out on a new Games record. The Hong Kong foursome thrashed the Chinese by 6.14 seconds with a time of 3 minutes 77

September 24, 2017 5:28 AM Asia learns to live with Trump rhetoric, but unease remains

TOKYO — Declare China a currency manipulator? Hasn’t happened. Make Japan and South Korea pay more to host U.S. troops? Hasn’t happened. Unleash fire and fury on North Korea? Hasn’t happened — at least not yet. Asia is getting used to living with Donald Trump’s broadsides, though it can’t shrug them off completely. Many people are unnerved, but not panicked 50

September 23, 2017 9:37 AM Who is North Korea Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, Speaking on Kim Jong Un's Behalf at the U.N.?

North Korea's latest turn on the world stage comes Saturday, when foreign minister Ri Yong Ho is scheduled to address the U.N. General Assembly, a year to the date of a defiant speech on September 23, 2016. Ri—not to be confused with his namesake, a former top military official reportedly purged and executed in 2012—will fill in once again for the country’s 69

September 23, 2017 12:47 AM Relative of JB admits Nkrumah founded Ghana

I am settled in my mind that Dr Kwame Nkrumah is the founder of Ghana, a member of the governing New Patriotic Party and a relative to the late JB Danquah, has said. Nana Fredua Agyemang Ofori-Atta insists he does not need anyone to tell him Dr Nkrumah was the founding president of Ghana nor will he wait for a Chinese to tell him how great Nkrumah was. Speaking 43

September 22, 2017 7:37 AM Let’s reform the UN now — President Akufo-Addo

Delivering his maiden address at the 72nd UN General Assembly in New York, President Nana Akufo-Addo said reforms of the UN had been talked about and scheduled for a long time but, somehow, the world body and leaders had never found the courage and will to reform the institution. “Ghana supports the process of UN reform, especially of the UN Security 83

September 19, 2017 6:03 AM Tema port: Customs seize under-declared container from China

A 40-footer container which was under-declared by an importer has been intercepted by Customs officials at the Nick scan at the Tema Port. The container, which was imported from China, is said to have been mis-described, resulting in the near loss of revenue running into thousands of cedis. According to the Assistant Commissioner of Customs at the Tema Port, Felix 25

September 16, 2017 6:11 PM Blackbusters Chalk More Successes In The World of Electro Dance Music

China-based duo, Blackbusters comprising MC Rhymes-Apple and DJ St3v3 continue to pioneer a different kind of Electro Dance Music bringing to bear their African roots. Rhymes-Apple originally hails from Ghana while DJ St3v3, also known as Estifanos comes from Ethiopia. They first gained popularity in the middle of 2015, after founding and hosting a night 98

September 15, 2017 11:02 PM North Korea will reach its nuclear force goal

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has vowed to reach the country's nuclear goals, according to state media. The aim was to establish "equilibrium" of military force with the US, the KCNA news agency quoted him as saying. Mr Kim's comments come after North Korea fired its latest missile over Japan - in what is being described as the country's farthest-reaching 73