• Validity of Ghanaian passports extended to 10years

    Validity of Ghanaian passports extended to 10years0

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has extended the validity of ordinary Ghanaian passport booklets from five to 10 years. The extension takes effect from Sunday, March 31, 2019. This was contained in a letter signed by the Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister, Mohammed Habibu Tijani and addressed to all Ghanaian Missions abroad. It stated, however, that

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  • Sierra Leone declares emergency over rape and sexual assault

    Sierra Leone declares emergency over rape and sexual assault0

    Sierra Leone has declared a national emergency over sexual and gender-based violence after recorded cases of rape and assault doubled over the last year. President Julius Maada Bio announced the emergency on Thursday amid a public outcry over the issue, triggered by a series of high-profile attacks. Mr Bio said attacks on minors – which

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  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to visit Morocco

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to visit Morocco0

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will visit Morocco at the end of February, just weeks before the Duchess is due to give birth. The couple will spend three days in the country at the request of Her Majesty’s Government. Meghan’s exact due date hasn’t been made public but Kensington Palace said it would be in

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