Amid rhetoric, climate change bites harder
Climate change is moving faster than we are, and its speed has provoked a sonic boom SOS across our world, that was how the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres alerted world leaders to what awaits mankind if it fails to act fast at the recently ended United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
Nigeria border closure targetted at criminals, not countries, says Onyeama
Nigeria's foreign affairs minister Geoffrey Onyeama on Thursday said the temporary closure of the country's borders was not targetted at any countries but to curb criminal activities. "No country is targeted," Onyeama told journalists after a meeting with Ghana's foreign minister Shirley Botchwey in Abuja. "We are within ECOWAS, we respect the ECOWAS rules, free…
42% of women in Nigeria, others suffer abuse, stigma during childbirth
No fewer than 42 per cent of women in Ghana, Guinea, Myanmar and Nigeria, suffer physical or verbal abuse, stigma or discrimination during childbirth. According to new evidence from a World Health Organisation (WHO)-led study, published October 9, 2019 in the journal Lancet...
FG adopts indigenous technology in climate fight
The Federal Government plans to deploy indigenous technologies to tackle climate change in the country. The Director, Department of Climate Change, Federal Ministry of Environment, Dr. Peter Tarfa made this known at a two-day School of Ecology
Ghana puts nine 'coup plotters' on trial for treason
Ghana has charged nine people with treason for allegedly plotting to overthrow the government, in a rare case for one of West Africa's most stable democracies.
‘Inconsistency in government policies is undermining developmental efforts in Nigeria’
Dr. Cosmas Maduka, the Chief Executive of Coscharis Group, in this interview with LEO SOBECHI says that after 59 years of independence, Nigeria should separate politics from development, stressing that inconsistency in government policies has been at the root of the slow rate of growth of the country’s economy.
Labour leadership in the 21st century: Challenges and transformation
As difficult union systems progress through the coming years, their liability to encounter snakes or ladders will depend, however, not on throws of the dice, but on certain dispositions and capacity to take initiates
Ghana to benefit from Nigeria’s data centre operations
The Ghanaian information and technology space is set to benefit from Nigeria’s data centre operations, as operators begin exchange services.
Buhari condemns Ghana coup attempt
President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the reported attempted coup against the constituted authorities in Ghana. The president made his feelings known through a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Wednesday.
Ghana arrests suspects over 'plot' against government
Ghana's security forces have arrested at least three suspects over an alleged plot to destabilise the government, the information minister said. "The joint operation was to neutralise an elaborate plot targeted at the presidency, and with the ultimate aim of destabilising the country," Kojo Oppong Nkrumah said in a statement Monday. He said those arrested…