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“NEVER AGAIN SHOULD AFRICANS PERMIT SLAVE TRADE” – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO

Posted: February 11, 2019 at 6:07 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

“NEVER AGAIN SHOULD AFRICANS PERMIT SLAVE TRADE” – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the commemoration of the 400th Anniversary of the commencement of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade is recognition of the fact that never again should the African peoples permit themselves to be subjected to such dehumanising conditions, […]

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Germany to support Technical and Vocational Education in Ghana

Posted: February 6, 2019 at 11:22 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, World News

The German government has selected Ghana as a priority partner country to receive support in key sectors of its economy. The German Ambassador to Ghana, Christoph Retzlaff who announced this in Accra named the key sectors to include Energy and Vocational Education. The German government is consequently considering a knowledge and technological transfer to transform […]

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Lydia Alhassan: Ghanaians blast NDC MPs over ‘Bloody widow’ tag

Posted: February 6, 2019 at 11:12 am   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

Ghanaians for social media bore say minority members for Parliament today describe di newly elected Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon, Lydia Alhassan as “bloody widow.” Why women dey live long pass men Stadiums wey don make APC, PDP kwanta Lydia Alhassan be di second wife of late New Patriotic Party (NPP) MP, Emmanuel […]

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Foreign Direct Investment: How Ghana overtake Nigeria as largest FDI recipient for West Africa

Posted: January 23, 2019 at 10:37 am   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, Politics, World News

Ghana authorities say dem embark on aggressive “brand Ghana” marketing campaign which dey highlight di political stability den positive business climate. Dat be how Ghana overtake Nigeria as di largest recipient of Foreign Direct Investment for 2018, according to new United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). Volkswagen go start assemble cars for Ghana […]

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South Africa scraps work experience requirement for first time job seekers

Posted: January 21, 2019 at 9:16 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

The South African government’s plan to scrap work experience requirements for first time job seekers in the public sector has been welcomed by the local people. “Any attempts to reduce youth unemployment is supposed to be welcomed, but the quality of service should not be affected,” Prof. Jannie Rossouw, head of the school of economic […]

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NEW MADAGASCAR PRESIDENT IMPRESSED WITH GHANA’S DEVELOPMENT UNDER PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO

Posted: January 20, 2019 at 10:48 am   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, Politics, World News

The newly sworn-in President of the Republic of Madagascar, His Excellency Andry Nirina Rajoelina, has commended the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for the superintending over impressive developments in Ghana over the last two years. The President of Madagascar made this known on Saturday, 19th January, 2019, when he held bilateral talks […]

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Congressman proposes travel ban on Ken Agyapong over Anas’ partner killing

Posted: January 18, 2019 at 12:06 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Media, World News

A Member of the US Congress, Henry Johnson Jr. wants the American government to place a travel ban on Ghanaian legislator, Kennedy Agyapong, for his possible role in the murder of undercover investigator, Ahmed Hussein-Suale. The Congressman in a letter to the Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, also recommends a ban on access to the U.S. banking system […]

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Ivory Coast ex-President Gbagbo goes free at ICC court in The Hague

Posted: January 15, 2019 at 12:21 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague has acquitted Ivory Coast ex-President Laurent Gbagbo. He had been charged with crimes against humanity in connection with violence following a disputed 2010 election that left 3,000 dead and 500,000 displaced. Mr Gbagbo was captured in 2011 in a presidential palace bunker by UN and French-backed forces […]

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Dr. Gladys West, The Black Woman Who Invented The GPS, Gets Honored By U.S. Air Force At The Pentagon

Posted: January 3, 2019 at 8:30 am   /   Editor's Choice, Technology, World News

Did you know that a black woman from Virginia was instrumental in creating a convenience we use every day and almost can’t live without? Yes indeed, Dr. Gladys West invented the GPS or the Global Positioning System and has finally received the recognition she deserves by being inducted into the Air Force Space and Missile […]

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The story of the Ghanaian king who led a slave rebellion in Jamaica in 1760

Posted: December 29, 2018 at 7:08 pm   /   Articles, Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

Before finding himself as a slave, working hours on end and living in hard conditions on the Frontier plantation in Jamaica, Takyi was a Fanti king from Gold Coast, now modern Ghana. There are no records of which group of Fantis he ruled over before becoming a slave but research indicates that he might have […]

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