First large-scale malaria vaccine trials for Africa

2017-04-24 12:35

A new malaria vaccine will be tested on a large scale in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi, the World Health Organization has said, with 360 000 children to be vaccinated between 2018 and 2020.

How African governments use advertising as a weapon against media freedom

2017-04-19 10:08

African governments have transitioned from outright control of freedom of expression to a subtler manipulation of the press that includes withholding state advertising from commercial media outlets, writes George Ogola.

What can 1960s Ghana teach South Africa today?

2017-04-11 14:03

On how the man who coined the term "neocolonialism" fell victim to it and how not to repeat his mistakes.

Ghana seeks new dawn for struggling power sector

2017-03-29 19:03

Ghana's new government is looking to fix a crippling power crisis with a complete overhaul of its deficit-ridden energy sector including a boost for solar energy.

Ghana shuts tourist site where 20 died in freak tree accident

2017-03-21 19:37

Ghanaian authorities have closed the popular tourist destination of Kintampo Falls after 20 people died in a tree fall tragedy, officials said Monday.

Top Africa stories: Ghana, Zim, Moz

2017-03-20 20:12

A Zimbabwean pastor who was jailed for predicting Robert Mugabe's death says he collected a tin of lice to show the veteran leader, and at least 20 students died after trees fell on them while swimming in a river during a storm in Ghana.

Ghana waterfall accident: Minister expresses sympathies to families of victims

2017-03-20 14:13

Ghana's tourism minister Catherine Afeku has expressed sympathies to the families of the victims who were caught in the rainstorm at Kintampo waterfalls.

'Flying' Mugabe now in Mauritius... his 4th foreign trip in 19 days

2017-03-19 21:00

'Flying' Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has made his fourth foreign trip in 19 days, this time to Mauritius, according to a report.

Cocoa industry agrees plan to tackle deforestation

2017-03-16 21:20

Major chocolate makers, including Ferrero, Nestle and Mars, have agreed a landmark initiative to tackle deforestation in top cocoa producers Ivory Coast and Ghana - a move hailed by Prince Charles.

Ghana is 60: An African success story with tough challenges ahead

2017-03-08 11:26

Ghana is very much the African rising star 60 years after independence with an exemplary record in health and education. But it's struggling like many of its peers to meet social and economic targets, writes Abdul-Jalilu Ateku.


Africa is Pick n Pay’s second engine of growth

2017-04-23 06:00

Pick n Pay planned to open its first stores in Nigeria and Ghana within the next two years, the company said this week.

Post-election vigilante violence flares in Ghana

2017-04-12 12:28

Ghanaians were horrified when members of a vigilante group loosely affiliated with the ruling party stormed a court to free 13 members standing trial for assault late last week.

Ghana's gender minister causes storm over rape comments

2017-03-30 22:01

Ghana's new gender minister has warned schoolgirls that what they wear can attract rapists, sparking controversy and debate in a traditional but evolving society.

Women in Ghana pay a heavy social price for not having children

2017-03-29 14:08

Infertility is tied to the instability of romantic relationships in Ghana, writes Jasmine Fledderjohann.

'I'm thankful I'm alive,' says Ghana tree fall tragedy survivor, as dad looks on

2017-03-21 09:29

One of the survivors of the Ghana waterfall accident that killed at least 18 university students, Frank Adansi-Bonnah, has recounted how the tragedy occurred, saying "I'm thankful I'm alive".

Ghanaian jailed in Sicily; migrants say he tortured them

2017-03-20 16:28

A young man from Ghana has been jailed after migrants told authorities he tortured them while they were in Libya awaiting smugglers to send them by boat to Italy, police say.

At least 20 students dead in Ghana waterfall accident

2017-03-20 06:08

At least 20 students have died after trees fell on them while swimming in a river during a storm in Ghana, emergency officials say.

Ghana leader defends decision to appoint 110 ministers

2017-03-19 07:05

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo has defended his controversial decision to appoint a 110-minister government, calling it a "necessary investment" in the small west African country.

From dictatorship to democracy

2017-03-12 06:16

It’s no coincidence that Ghana has emerged as one of the most peaceful nations on the globe, writes Abdul-Jalilu Ateku.

WATCH: 'Almighty' Mugabe slowly walks Ghana red carpet

2017-03-07 10:27

A video of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe cautiously walking the red carpet in Ghana has emerged on social media. He is shown tightly surrounded by officials as he walks, arms swinging, and his trademark red tie clearly visible.

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