GHANA LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN TO FIGHT MEASLES-RUBELL

ACCRA– The Ghana Health Service (GHS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health on Thursday launched a six-day national Measles-Rubella vaccination and Vitamin A supplement campaign to improve the general health and survival of Ghanaian …

TALKS ADVANCE ON GHANA-BURKINA FASO RAILWAY PROJECT

ACCRA– Ghana and Burkina Faso are in advanced talks to select an investor for the construction of the approximately 1,200km railway project to link the two countries to promote intra-regional transit trade, Deputy Minister for …

Lack of Justice, cause of global unrest – Dr. Ayaz

Accra� Sir Dr. Ifikar Ahmed Ayaz, Consul General of Tuvalu in London has attributed the unrest and wars in the world to the lack of justice at every level of society.

He said it was …

Obama Foundation launches initiative for girls’ education

CHICAGO– Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama announced on Thursday a new initiative aimed at empowering adolescent girls around the world through education.

“An educated girl can lift up her family, her community, and her …

UN chief saddened by death toll in Nigeria floods

UNITED NATIONS- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday said he was “deeply saddened” by reports that 200 people have died in floods in Nigeria.

“The secretary-general extends his condolences to the families of the …