Ahead of the 2020 polls, President Akufo-Addo has asked Ghanaians to retain him in office to serve as President for the next four years. This comes after he got the first slot on the ballot sheet following the Electoral Commission’s Tuesday ballot for the 12 qualified Presidential aspirants. The PresidentContinue Reading

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has taken the top position [Esoroho] on the ballot for this year’s crucial presidential and parliamentary elections. Its main contender, the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) will appear on the number two slot on the ballot paper in the December 7 elections, according to theContinue Reading

Kenya’s education ministry has said masks will be distributed to needy students. The Education Minister George Magoha said the government would begin sending funds to public schools starting on Thursday. Face coverings reduce the spread of coronavirus droplets from coughs, sneezes and speaking. They should mainly be worn to protectContinue Reading

The US assistant secretary for African affairs, Tibor Nagy, has held talks with Rwandan ambassador to the US over the arrest of Paul Rusesabagina, who was portrayed in a Hollywood film about the Rwandan genocide. Rwandan officials said Mr Rusesabagina, 66, was arrested under an international warrant for leading “terroristContinue Reading