Ghana warned by IMF over Election 2016 budget

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 17:14

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised government to as early as possible cost the 2016 general elections in order to “avoid the risk of fiscal overruns”.

Fresh migrant protests in Budapest

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 15:45

Hundreds of migrants have protested for a second day at Hungary's decision to prevent them from travelling on towards Germany and other EU countries.

The Electoral Commission says it is early days yet to conclude there was a low voter turnout in Tuesday’s district level elections that is continuing in parts of the country today.

Voting is currently underway in Kenyasi in the Ashanti region following a confusion that erupted in the area over the voters register needed to undertake the exercise.

The Chief of Staff has taken up the case in which one of its staffers, Stan Dogbe, reportedly attacked a journalist and destroyed his recorder for allegedly recording a private conversation.

Former Congolese rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda has pleaded not guilty to all charges at the start of his war crimes trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague.

GHOSPA suspends 'partial strike'

Tuesday, 01 September 2015 19:25

The Government and Hospital Pharmacists Association (GHOSPA) has suspended its partial strike declared last month.

President John Dramani Mahama was in Bole on Tuesday, September 1 to exercise his franchise in the district level elections.

Thousands of Clinton emails released

Tuesday, 01 September 2015 16:45

Thousands of Hillary Clinton's emails while US secretary of state have been released, including many that have been censored after being deemed classified.

Al-Shabab attacks AU military base

Tuesday, 01 September 2015 16:31

Fighters from the al-Shabab militant Islamist group have overrun an African Union military base in southern Somalia, inflicting heavy casualties, witnesses have told the BBC.