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October 18, 2017 6:35 PM UN envoy meets WSahara independence leaders in bid to restart talks

The new UN envoy for disputed Western Sahara, Horst Koehler, met leaders of an Algerian-backed independence movement Wednesday after visiting Morocco in a bid to get stalled peace talks back on track. Koehler, a former German president tasked by the United Nations in August with mediating the decades-old dispute, sat down with leaders from the pro-independence 1

October 18, 2017 2:40 PM Manhyia police 'waiting for culprits to report themselves' after Daily Guide attack

The Manhyia Divisional Police Command has extended an open invitation to leaders of the Kumasi Youth Association who locked down the Kumasi offices of the Daily Guide newspaper. ACP Kwaku Buah, speaking to Joy News, said they are not aware of the existence of any group by such a name. He said they got to know of the group after the protestors left posters 1

October 18, 2017 1:03 PM Airbnb’s cash injection to boost tourism in Joburg

Tourism in Joburg is set for a massive explosion after US-based Airbnb announced yesterday that it will invest R13.40-million to promote and support community-led tourism projects on the continent yesterday. The announcement was made by Chris Lehane, Airbnb Global Head of Public Policy and Public Affairs, at the Johannesburg City Hall together with Joburg 2

October 18, 2017 8:52 AM Nigerian energy giants Aiteo is the new headline sponsors of CAF Awards

Accra, Oct. 17, GNA – Nigerian energy giants Aiteo, one of the continental leaders in the production and distribution of hydrocarbons, is the new title sponsor of the annual Confederation Africa Football (CAF) Awards. The annual ceremony, which confers honours on actors, who have distinguished themselves during the year in the football family, will be held in Accra 3

October 18, 2017 3:21 AM West African health practitioners build capacity

A one-week Management Development Training Programme for managers and leaders of healthcare organisations in West Africa has begun in Accra.The programme, which started from October 15, is expected to end on October 21, and has 51 participants from Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda and Cameroon. It is to provide the various ministries of health with the needed 1

October 17, 2017 11:26 AM Implementing ITLOS Judgment My Immediate Focus –Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his resolve to ensure the full implementation of the judgment delivered by the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS). The tribunal ruled last month that Ghana did not violate the sovereign right of Cote D’Ivoire by drilling oil around the maritime area shared by both countries 5

October 17, 2017 8:32 AM Akufo-Addo applauds Ouattara over ITLOS verdict

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has applauded President Alassane Ouattara for his show of statesmanship, in the aftermath of the verdict passed by the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on the delimitation of the maritime boundaries of the two countries. According to President Nana Akufo-Addo, “we realised there was a delicate moment 5

October 17, 2017 12:33 AM Bonnke targets 30 million Africans in Nigeria’s farewell crusade

German pentecostal evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke, is set to return to Nigeria for his farewell crusade in November. Speaking at a press briefing organised by the Christ for All Nations in Lagos on Monday, the African Director, Reinhard Bonnke Crusade, Mr. John Darku, said more than 10 million worshipers across Africa were expected at the crusade billed 2

October 16, 2017 6:58 PM We have Libya IS Report concerns under control – Gov’t assures parliament

The National Security Minister Albert Kan Dapaah has assured Parliament that government has the ‘Libya Islamic State terrorism report' concerns under control. At a meeting between leadership of Parliament led by Speaker Prof. Mike Ocquaye and Mr Dapaah promised the House that the National Security Secretariat has eyes on the situation in Libya and is closely 2

October 16, 2017 9:26 AM Ouattara’s visit crucial to Ghana’s economic dev’t – Dep. Tourism Min

The Deputy Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts Dr. Ziblim Barri Iddi has said the visit to Ghana by the president of Cote d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara will be crucial to the country’s quest to ensure sustainable economic development. “Most importantly for economic diplomacy, Ivory Coast [Cote d’Ivoire] and Ghana are the largest producers of cocoa 3