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I will motivate teachers to work hard – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has pledged to provide teachers with incentives that will motivate them to work hard. He has further pledged to reward their hardwork. According to him, government will collaborate with the various teacher associations to provide for teachers an affordable housing scheme as well as provide them the …

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African Union Re-Admits Morocco

Africa:   African Union Re-Admits Morocco After 33-Year Absence The AU has re-admitted Morocco despite the kingdom refusing to cede its claim to occupied Western Sahara. Officials from the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic hope to push Morocco into allowing an independence referendum.     Morocco was on Monday readmitted into the …

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“We must work collectively for the welfare of our community”

Prof. George Sefa Dei By Joe Kingsley Eyiah, Toronto George J. Sefa Dei, a Professor of Social Justice Education at the Ontario Institute of Education at University of Toronto has called on Ghanaians to work collectively for the development of our community. Speaking on the topic, ‘The Role of Education …

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27 Ghanaian-Canadians honored at a glittering ceremony in Toronto

Claireport Place Banquet and Convention Center, Etobicoke in Toronto was on Sunday November 13, 2016, the venue for the 16th edition of the Ghanaian Canadian Achievement Awards. The hall was filled to capacity with over 300 celebrants for a glittering celebration of excellence. 27 outstanding individuals and organizations / businesses …

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Meet the Athletes – Abdul Omar

Rio 2016 scholarship holder Abdul Wahid Omar has earned a quota place for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after placing third in the bantamweight division (56kg) at the recent African Olympic Qualifiers in Cameroon. In letter dated 11th April, 2016 and signed by Karim Bouzidi, AIBA Executive Director informed the …

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Atletico Madrid reaches Champions League final

Bayern’s Xabi Alonso sits on the pitch as Atletico players celebrate after advancing to the final after the final whistle of the Champions League second leg semifinal soccer match between Bayern Munich and Atletico de Madrid in Munich, Germany, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Probst) MUNICH — A goal …

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WHO urges health care providers to clean their hands to reduce infections

PREGNY-CHAMBESY, Switzerland, APO (African Press Organization)/ — On the occasion of World Hand Hygiene Day, celebrated worldwide on 5 May, the World Health Organization (WHO) urges all health care workers to increase safety through improving hand hygiene and reducing health care-associated infections. The subject of this year’s campaign is surgical site …

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