Africa

Bukom: Ghana's hub for boxing champions

Tough Accra neighbourhood where opportunities are limited is producing some of Africa's finest boxers.

Africa

Ghana marks 400 years since American slave trade

Ghana's parliament welcomes US House of Representatives speaker to West Africa, from where millions of Africans were sold into a life of slavery in the Americas.

AJ Impact

Bitter chocolate: Deforestation in the Ivory Coast

The Ivory Coast and Ghana gave in to pressure from the global chocolate industry and suspended a ban on cocoa sales.

Bitter chocolate: Deforestation in the Ivory Coast

Africa

Gulf of Guinea: Nations to boost anti-piracy efforts

The largest gathering of African maritime officials ends with promises of cooperation to tackle piracy in the Gulf of Guinea.

AJ Impact

Tanzania grants Chinese firms licences to build gold refineries

The move is part of a government effort to generate more revenue from Tanzania's mining industry.

Tanzania grants Chinese firms licences to build gold refineries

Africa

West Africa pirate attacks continue to rise

Naval chiefs call for more funding and protection as piracy, kidnappings and oil thefts in Gulf of Guinea rise.

Ghana

Ghana's president wants Africa-Europe relationship to change

Nana Akufo-Addo says the continent must 'take our destiny in our own hands' and transform dynamic with Europe.

Ghana's president wants Africa-Europe relationship to change

Burkina Faso

As violence flares in Burkina Faso, refugees trickle into Ghana

Latest deadly attack on Saturday highlights insecurity in Burkina Faso as refugees struggle to secure food and shelter.

As violence flares in Burkina Faso, refugees trickle into Ghana

Africa

Ghana's churches part of noise pollution problem

Residents in Ghana take matter to court as noise from growing number of churches becomes intolerable.

United States

Kofi Kingston: WWE's first Africa-born world champion

Kingston's 11-year-long career at pro wrestling's biggest promotion has been filled with setbacks and near misses.

Kofi Kingston: WWE's first Africa-born world champion

Europe

Ghana makes pavilion debut at 2019 Venice Biennale art show

In Venice, 90 countries are making their own artistic statements but one new arrival is already leading the pack.

Opinion

Ghana child slavery: When seeking context overlooks harm

We don't have exact data on how pervasive child slavery is in Ghana, but we can't accept harmful child labour as normal.

Kuukuwa Manful

by Kuukuwa Manful

Kuukuwa Manful

Ghana

At least 60 killed as two buses collide in Ghana

The buses were carrying about 50 passengers each at the time of the crash in the Bono East region.

Ghana: Dozens killed after two buses collide head-on

Opinion

How CNN reported on 'child slaves' who were not really enslaved

Despite what a recent CNN documentary claims, there is no pervasive child slavery problem in Ghana's Lake Volta region.

Betty Mensah

by Betty Mensah
- Samuel Okyere

Betty Mensah

Africa

Ghana arrests made in slaying of journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale

Six people detained and released on bail in connection with the killing of journalist know for his FIFA investigations.

Ghana arrests made in slaying of journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale