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Ghana: Savings and loans scheme economically empowers rural women

In her early thirties, Zainab Amadu for the past two years has been running a beads making business in Kenyase, Ghana’s Ahafo region. She also...

Obesity is rising sharply in Africa, new report says

The World Obesity Federation is raising red flags about rising prevalence of obesity in Africa and Asia. In a report, the Federation said more than...

Millions of internet users in Africa facing phishing attacks

Kaspersky's anti-phishing system prevented more than 500 million attempts at accessing fraudulent websites globally in 2022. This is twice more compared to 2021 figures. In Africa,...

Why an Israeli diplomat was escorted from AU summit

African Union officials have been explaining why an Israeli diplomat was escorted from the African Union heads of state summit on Saturday. Sharon Bar-li, an...

Sierra Leone’s education minister gets world best minister award

Sierra Leone's head of Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education (MBSSE), Dr. Moinina David Sengeh has been awarded the best global minister award. Sengeh...

The Impact of Stress on the Body: Understanding Its Physical Effects

Stress is a normal part of life, but when it becomes overwhelming and chronic it can have a detrimental effect on both physical and...

African experts agree AU’s agenda 2063 is key to Africa’s growth

Speakers at a pan-African virtual forum, “The Africa We Want Series” by PIED Africa have called for a robust educational system that develops the...

WHO recommends COVID-19 remains public health emergency

The World Health Organization (WHO) Emergency Committee for COVID-19 has advised that COVID-19 continue to be categorized a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). The Committee,...

Woman to refund $80k for not marrying lover who paid her fees

For refusing to marry her lover who had sponsored her education, a woman has now been ordered to refund shillings 9.4 million (about $80,000). A...

Africa’s economic growth to outpace global forecast in 2023-2024

Africa is set to outperform the rest of the world in economic growth over the next two years, with real gross domestic product (GDP)...

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