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Watch: “The world is particularly messy today” & lacks “strong leaders” – Kofi Annan on Global Conflicts

The former UN Secretary-GeneralKofi Annanin an interview on BBC‘s HARDtalk with Zeinab Badawi talks about what is needed to tackle the world’s conflicts.

“Ghana Stands Ready To Beat Malaria” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the effective execution of the National Strategic Plan for Malaria Control, as well as the introduction of other innovative strategies, means that “Ghana stands ready to beat malaria.”

Photos: Kofi Kinaata feeds 680 inmates of Sekondi Central Prison as part of birthday celebration

Born Martin King Arthur, multiple award winning Artiste Kofi Kinaata on Monday 16th April, 2018 celebrated his birthday with inmates of the Sekondi Central Prison.

Thugs invade Nigeria Senate, fight security and steal symbol of authority

Nigeria’s Senate does not have a mace. The ceremonial staff and symbol of authority which usually precedes the Senate President was stolen by thugs who invaded the red chamber of Wednesday morning during a plenary session.

Bill Gates hopes $4bn 'will half malaria deaths'

Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates has said his foundation and other donors will be announcing nearly $4bn (£2.8bn) of new funding aimed at halving the number of deaths from malaria.

Update: Identity of the woman who died when a Southwest plane engine exploded at 32,000ft revealed to be a 43-year old executive of Wells Fargo

43 year old Jennifer Riordan, a mother-of-two from Albuquerque and a Wells Fargo executive has been identified as the woman who died after she was almost sucked out of her Southwest Airlines flight window following a midair explosion.

Araba Sey Writes: Exploring Your Interests and Passion To Help In Building Your Career

The most important factor to beginning a career and treading on the right path to its success is exploring your interests and passion after identifying them.

Ghana outrage over flogging of girl

Police in northern Ghana are hunting for three brothers after a video of them allegedly flogging their sister with a horsewhip went viral.

Zimbabwe fires all striking nurses, to hire unemployed nurses and recall retired staff

On the eve of Zimbabwe’s 38th independence anniversary, the government has discharged all nurses that were participating in a strike demanding payment of allowances and restructuring of the salary scale.

Ghana Ready to Share Development Experiences with Liberia – VP Bawumia

Ghana is ready to share her development experiences with Liberia and will be willing to lend a hand to her West African neighbour as she seeks to move on from the devastating war of a few years ago.

President Akufo-Addo Suspends Board Chairperson Of The National Sports Authority

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Thursday, 12th April, 2018, suspended from office, with immediate effect, the Chairperson of the Board of the National Sports Authority, Hon. Kwadwo Baah Agyeman.

2018 Billboard Music Awards: Full list of Nominees

The nominees for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards have been revealed, and it's Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars in the lead with 15 BBMA nominations apiece. All three are up for Top Artist, competing against Drake (9 noms total), and Taylor Swift (5 noms total) in that field.

Diamond Platnumz arrested for indecent posts on Social Media

Tanzanian artist Nasib Abdul popularly known as Diamond Platnumz has been arrested in his country, Tanzania for allegedly posting indecent content on social media.

Former US first lady, Barbara Bush dies two days after falling seriously ill

Barbara Bush, the beloved wife of one former president and mother of another, died at the age of 92 on Tuesday.