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Nigeria climbs to fourth spot on medals table in African Games

Team Nigeria finishes second on medals table in 13th African Games

Team Nigeria has moved to the fourth position on the overall medals table at the ongoing African Games in Ghana with ten gold, eighteen silver and 16 bronze medals. The country climbed significantly in the standings on Monday after winning seven gold medals on Sunday. In first place on the table at the ongoing African […]

Nigeria to Send 358 Athletes to 13th African Games in Ghana

Team Nigeria finishes second on medals table in 13th African Games

The Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC) has announced that Nigeria will be represented by a contingent of no fewer than 358 athletes competing in 25 sports at the upcoming 13th African Games.  The statement was made by the Public Relations Officer of NOC, Tony Nezianya, in Lagos. Scheduled to take place from March 8 to 23, […]

Ghana Parliament Passes Tough Anti-LGBTQ+ Bill

Ghana’s parliament has approved a stringent new bill that imposes harsh penalties, including prison sentences of up to three years, for individuals identifying as LGBTQ+.  Additionally, forming or funding LGBTQ+ groups can result in a maximum five-year jail term under the new legislation. Attempts to replace prison sentences with community service and counseling were met […]

Ghanaian President, Global Citizen, PgLang Partner for Move Afrika: Ghana

The goal of Move Afrika is to establish a first-of-its-kind international music touring circuit around Africa over an extended period of time, encouraging economic investment, the creation of jobs, and the encouragement of entrepreneurship in each host nation. The curator of the Move Afrika tour is pgLang. The news made today comes after the first-ever […]

Ghana Is The First Country To Approve A New Malaria Vaccine

Ghana is the first country to approve a new malaria vaccine that has beendescribed as a “world-changer” by the scientists who developed it.The vaccine – called R21 – appears to be hugely effective, in stark contrast toprevious ventures in the same field.Ghana’s drug regulators have assessed the final trial data on the vaccine’s safetyand effectiveness, […]