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Ghana arrests 20 in separatist crackdown

Ghana arrests 20 in separatist crackdown

Police in Ghana have arrested at least 20 people accused of preparing to declare an eastern region as an independent country, police said Wednesday.

Drones to deliver vaccines, blood and drugs across Ghana

Drones to deliver vaccines, blood and drugs across Ghana

Hundreds of drones will begin delivering life-saving vaccines, blood and medicines to patients in Ghana this week in the largest scheme of its kind, the global vaccine alliance GAVI said on Wednesday.

At least 60 killed in Ghana bus collision: police

At least 60 killed in Ghana bus collision: police

At least 60 people were killed on Friday in a head-on collision between two buses in Ghana, police said, in the latest deadly crash on the country's roads.

Qatar, Ghana officials hold talks

Qatar, Ghana officials hold talks

The foreign ministries of Qatar and Ghana held a round of political consultations in Accra Friday.

16 killed in Ghana gold mine accident: local govt

16 killed in Ghana gold mine accident: local govt

Sixteen people were killed in an accident at a gold mining site in northern Ghana, a local official said on Thursday, prompting the authorities to launch an investigation.

Ghana journalist who exposed African football graft shot dead

Ghana journalist who exposed African football graft shot dead

Ghanaian police on Thursday opened an investigation after an undercover journalist who helped expose corruption in African football was shot dead.

Amir, Ghana president discuss co-operation prospects

Amir, Ghana president discuss co-operation prospects

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a session of official talks with Ghana's President, Nana Akufo-Addo, at the Amiri Diwan on Tuesday.

Qatar and Ghana enjoy close bilateral relations

Qatar and Ghana enjoy close bilateral relations

The visit of the President of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo to Doha, which started on Monday comes within the context of Qatar's keen interest in openness and co-operation with different friendly nations.

Kofi Annan to be buried in Ghana on September 13

Kofi Annan to be buried in Ghana on September 13

Former United Nations chief and Noble prize laureate Kofi Annan will be buried in his home country Ghana on September 13, the West African nation's president said on Friday.

Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation said, after decades of championing efforts to try to end protracted conflicts in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Six killed in Ghana gold mining site collapse: company

Six killed in Ghana gold mining site collapse: company

Six miners were killed and two injured when the roof of a tunnel collapsed at a gold mining site operated by US-based Newmont in Ghana's southern region, the company said Sunday.

Nigerian plane makes emergency landing in Ghana

Nigerian plane makes emergency landing in Ghana

The aircraft, owned by Arik Air, was travelling from Lagos to Accra on Tuesday when the fault was detected but no one was hurt, a company statement said.