2012-02-17 12:18:08Millions of People to Receive Solar Energy Access[UN News]
A Mauritius-based company announced today that it will provide access to low-cost solar energy for 33 million people in Africa and Asia for the next four years, as part of a United Nations-backed initiative to fight poverty.
Wednesday, 12-18-13, 13:49Finance Ministry Suspends Comptroller General , Others[Heritage]Authorities of the Ministry of Finance have, with immediate effect, suspended six (6) of its employees including the Comptroller and Accounting General, Mr. Boom Wilson and the Deputy Comptroller General for Accounting Services, Mr. Siafa Chowoe for failure to exercise due diligence in the discharge of their respective duties.
Wednesday, 12-18-13, 13:43Migrants Return Empty Handed From Saudi Arabia[IRIN]Addis Ababa -When Mohamed Yusuf left his home town in Ethiopia for Saudi Arabia a year ago at the age of 17, he thought life would change for the better. Instead, a difficult and unprofitable stay in Saudi Arabia ended when he was among the nearly 137,000 undocumented Ethiopian migrants deported by the Saudi authorities to date.
Wednesday, 12-18-13, 13:31NPP Suspends Elections in Six Constituencies in V/R[Ghanaian Chronicle]The Volta Regional executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have suspended elections in six constituencies in the region, following reports of fraudulent activities by some of the candidates. The Regional Chairman of the party, Kenwuud Nuworsu, who disclosed this to The Chronicle in an interview at Ho yesterday, mentioned some of the constituencies as Ho Central, Akatsi South, Keta, and Biakoye.