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January 30, 2018 4:54 PM FIFA U-17 WWCQ: Black Maidens depart for Djibouti with 18-man squad

Ghana’ U-17 female national team, the Black Maidens, have departed Accra for Djibouti ahead of their FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifier on Saturday. The team flew out Tuesday afternoon ahead of the weekend’s game. Ghana defeated Gambia 7-1 on aggregate in the last round to book a place in the last round of qualifiers. Head Coach Evans Adotey has selected 53

October 11, 2017 1:25 PM Probe Ghanaian ISIS in Libya –Minority

Accra, Oct.10 GNA - The Minority in Parliament has called on government to probe a Libyan report that said about 50 to 100 Ghanaian migrants have featured prominently as members of ISIS in Libya. According to the Minority, they have taken interest in the report because of its ramification to the country’s security and international image. Mr Samuel Okudzeto 59

October 11, 2017 6:52 AM Ghana Is Second Highest Recruit Contributor To Isis – Okudzeto

Ranking Member on Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee, Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has said information gathered from Libya suggests that Ghana is the second highest country that contributes fighters to ISIS in Libya. “Rather worrying for Ghana, we are considered to be among the second highest category of 50 – 100. This has been explained by the Attorney-General’s 88

October 8, 2017 9:25 PM As Johnson Sirleaf exits, Liberians thankful for peace, excited about change

MONROVIA (Reuters) - After a dozen years of recovery under Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for helping bring peace after civil war turned her country into a wasteland, Liberians are hopeful about their first democratic power transfer for 73 years. Twenty candidates are standing to replace Johnson Sirleaf in a first round on Tuesday 70

October 8, 2017 4:11 PM Post-UTME: Universities to refund excess charges – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Sunday, said it would partner with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to conduct public examination through Computer Based Test, CBT, for Nigerians abroad. The examination board also said universities that charged more than N2,000 from applicants for its post-UTME examination will be made to refund 74

October 8, 2017 2:04 PM Universities that charge above N2,000 for post-UTME must refund excess to students – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Sunday, said it would partner with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to conduct public examination through Computer Based Test, CBT, for Nigerians abroad. The examination board also said universities that charged more than N2,000 from applicants for its post-UTME examination will be made to refund 69

September 30, 2017 8:14 PM John Oponjo Benjamin – an SLPP presidential aspirant in profile

John Oponjo Benjamin or JOB, as he is fondly known, was born on the 29th November 1952, in the small town of Segbwema, in Kailahun district, Sierra Leone. The first child in his family, JOB was brought up with a keen realization of self and an immense sense of responsibility. In 1958, JOB was enrolled in the Methodist Primary School Segbwema, later proceeding 99

September 23, 2017 12:08 PM Ghana seek revenge in WAFU Cup final

Coach Maxwell Konadu's side battled hard to defeat Niger 2-0 in the semi-final last Thursday and now face their biggest test yet against Ghana’s fiercest rivals in football who had previously defeated the Stars 2-0 in a Group A encounter in Cape Coast. That loss to Nigeria was a shock that got Konadu and his charges to sit up and descend heavily on Niger 74

September 19, 2017 7:35 PM Togolese to vote on presidential term limits after parliament impasse

LOME (Reuters) - A bill to limit presidents in Togo to two terms of office will be decided by referendum after it failed on Tuesday to win approval from parliament due to a boycott by opposition lawmakers. The boycott was called because the measure appears to exempt incumbent Faure Gnassingbe, who is already in his third term. Gnassingbe’s family has ruled 53

September 18, 2017 8:06 PM Trial and error in mining is over

Accra, Sept.18, GNA - Mr Benito Owusu Bio, a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, says the era of “trial and error” approach in prospecting for natural resources is over as it degraded the environment. “I can say that about 50 per cent of the places these miners dug they don’t find anything, but they eventually destroyed the land, the forest 40