Amissah-Arthur’s death shocking – Mahama grieves Mahama with Amisah Arthur Former President John Dramani Mahama has described as shocking the death of his former Vice President, Paa Kwesi Amissah Arthur. John Dramani Mahama ✔@JDMahama Shocking! No! PK was only last Saturday actively involved in our party’s constituency elections in the Central Region. Very sad Friday!
Former Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah Arthur dead The Former Vice President of Ghana, Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah Arthur has died at age 67. He is said to have collapsed at the Air Force Gym in Accra Friday morning during a workout. He was rushed to the 37 Military Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Born
Rwanda unveiled its first locally built car at Volkswagen’s new factory in the capital, Kigali, on Wednesday. The Polo is the first model being made at the site and the German automaker plans to reach annual production of 5,000 cars in the first phase, by also building its Passat, Tiguan, Amarok and Teramont models. Volkswagen,
Marcos Rojo the unlikely hero as Argentina beat Nigeria, book last-16 spot ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Argentina defeated Nigeria 2-1 in a wild Group D finale, a result that propelled the Albiceleste into the knockout round at the Super Eagles’ expense. Here are three thoughts on the match. 1. Argentina leaves it late as Rojo plays
Medics attend to people injured in an explosion during a rally by Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe June 23, 2018. Tafadzwa Ufumeli/via REUTERS Several Zimbabwean presidential candidates and political parties condemned the assassination attempt over the weekend on Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa and signed an agreement to have a peaceful campaign ahead
US President Donald Trump [Photo-Reuters] U.S. Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban The US Supreme Court has ruled in favour of the Trump administration’s travel ban targeting people from several Muslim-majority countries. Lower courts had deemed the ban unconstitutional, but the US top court has reversed this decision in a 5-4 ruling announced on Tuesday.
Albino candidates plan run for Malawi presidency The UK’s Guardian newspaper reports that six albino candidates will run for office next year in Malawi’s general election. “We want to show the public that we are more than our skin,” Overstone Kondowe, director of the Association of People with Albinism in Malawi, told the news site. Mr
Nigeria overtakes India as poverty capital : report A recent report by Brookings Institution, a nonprofit public policy organization in USA, has put Nigeria atop the world poverty statistics — ahead of India. The report, titled ‘The Start of a New Poverty Narrative’, says Nigeria has now taken over as the nation with the highest number
Migrants in Libya hoping to cross to Europe[ Photo – Reuters] Italy called on Monday for migrant centres to be set up in Africa to stop a tide of asylum-seekers fleeing toward western Europe, as Rome raised pressure on its European Union partners to take a much tougher approach to immigration. The new Italian government
The Minister for Communications (3rd left) in a photo with the board members after the inauguration A new six-member interim management board has been inaugurated for the Accra Digital Centre, to enable it champion the development and management of technology parks and digital centresacross Ghana. Inaugurating the board on Monday, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister of Communications observed the importance of the promotion of Information