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Information Minister: When President Akufo-Addo Talked About Africa Beyond Aid, He Was Mocked But The World Is Catching Up With It

The Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has said that the world is gradually catching up with the concept of the AfricaBeyond aid agenda. He stated that when President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo first raised this concept, he was mocked but gradually this idea is being accepted by the world. “When …

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Man Arrested After Approaching Queen’s Coffin

A man has been arrested after he approached Queen Elizabeth’s coffin from a queue of mourners in Westminster Hall. He was arrested under the Public Order Act and was taken into custody, Metropolitan Police said. The incident in Parliament occurred at about 22:00 BST on Friday night, the force said …

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Kenya’s President Congratulates Successor For The First Time

The President of Kenya  Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta  has publicly congratulated President-elect William Kipchirchir Samoei Arap Ruto for the first time since his win in the 9 August election.   In a speech outlining his administration’s key successes, the outgoing president, who had backed veteran politician Raila Odinga to succeed him, …

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World Suicide Prevention Day 2022 Observed

Introduction Today, Saturday 10th September 2021, is globally marked as Suicide Prevention Day with a repeated befitting theme captioned “A renewed worldwide commitment to prevent suicides: creating hope through action”. The theme encourages us to rethink our proactive actions to reduce the incidence of suicide. Over the years the day …

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Equatorial Guinea Approves November Election

Parliament in Equatorial Guinea has approved a move to bring forward the presidential election to November, instead of 2023. This means political parties have less than four months to prepare.   It follows the Congress’ authorisation for the government to merge the presidential election with legislative and municipal elections. Congress …

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