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L-R: Omar Sheikh Faye, The honorable Gambian Ambassador to the United States of America, Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke, Founder and President of WETATi USA, WETATi International and Goodwill Ambassador to The Gambia and the Honorable Lieutenant General J

Lieutenant General Ambassador Smith Salutes Ambassador Dr. Dureke

Friday, February 12, 2016 His Excellency Ambassador LT. General Joseph Henry Smith, the Ghanaian Ambassador to the United States of America salutes Her Excellency Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke for her global humanitarian work and for the African Continent in particular during the private reception of her appointment as a ...

Black History Month Celebration With Mayor Muriel Bowser

Friday, February 12, 2016 Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington DC and the Mayor rsquo;s Office on African Affairs (MOAA) will hold an event in connection to the Black History Month celebration themed ldquo;Conversations, Community amp; ConneXions rdquo; in Washington DC. The event will be held on Wednesday, February ...

Literacy Drive Charity Ball – A Night of Elegance and Philanthropy

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 The Literacy Drive Charity Ball held by Promoting Global Learning (PGL) in conjunction with Universal Learning Solutions (ULS) and The Voice Newspaper was a night of outstanding elegance and philanthropy. The gala which took place on Saturday, 6th of February 2016 at the Jumeirah C ...

GUBA CEO Dentaa Becomes A Black Enterprise Mogul

Monday, February 8, 2016 Dentaa Amoateng CEO of GUBA Awards, GUBA Foundation and the GUBA Expo has won the Black Enterprise (BE) Mogul Award. The exclusive ceremony took place on Thursday 4thof February 2016 at the Bellerive House, London with attendance from trailblazing individuals in the Afro-C ...
Minister for Gender, Children and Social protection, Nana Oye Lithur (4th from left) in a picture with some of  the invited guest at the event.

Ghana Has Reduced Poverty With Social Protection Measures - Minister

Monday, February 8, 2016 Ghana rsquo;s Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur has announced that the poverty level in the country has been reduced from 51.7 per cent to 24.4 per cent as a result of a number of social protection measures and strategies introduced by the government. Addr ...
Oye Lithur, Minister Of Gender and Social Protection

Ghana Calls For Social Protection Support To Achieve SDGS

Friday, February 5, 2016 Ghana today (January 4, 2016) urged the international community to support social protection systems that would help to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It has therefore stressed the need for partnerships to support programmes that empower the poor,vulnerable and the exclu ...

Martha Ronke Ayorinde: Flying The African Flag In Prague

Thursday, February 4, 2016 In this first interview in our Around Africa Series, Martha Ronke Ayorinde, a Nigerian by origin but who now describes herself as Afro-Czech, talks about her life and times in the Czech Republic and how she is contributing to the economic development of the country. Q: How old are ...

Afua Hirsch And Rodney Hinds To Host Literacy Drive Charity Ball

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 The Literacy Drive Charity Ball ndash; a philanthropic and glamorous black-tie event, is scheduled to take place on Saturday the 6th of February 2015, at the luxurious Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in London, SW1X 9PY, from 6:30pm to 1am. The Charity ball will boast two of ...

Ghana Cedi Accepted In Guangzhou-Rejoinder

Saturday, January 23, 2016 Horace Nii Ayi Ankrah (Deputy Ambassador China ) writes My attention have been drawn to a statement signed by Mr. Kwabena Adom, a teacher in Guangzhou and one Nana Antwi, a student in Qing-Dao China, regarding the acceptance of the Ghanaian cedi by a restaurant in Guangzhou, China. It is u ...

Koby Maxwell To Celebrate Ghana Independence In American Diaspora

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 The west African nation of Ghana will turn 59 in March 2016 and as part of celebrations, Koby Maxwell , a Ghanaian entertainer and artist based in the USA will be hosting his annual Ghana independence celebrations ball to commemorate the event. Koby Maxwell begun the independence cele ...

NGO Calls for Social Interventions for Persons with Disabilities.

Saturday, January 9, 2016 Help Disabled Ghana, a non-profit disability organization has called on government to come out with interventions specifically for persons with disabilities that would serve as a means of empowering and ensuring the full participation of PWDs in society. The Co-founder of the Help Disabled ...

GUBA Awards Wins British Award For African Development

Friday, December 11, 2015 The Ghana UK Based Achievement (GUBA) Awards has won a prestigious award from the British Award for African Development (BRAAD), in recognition of its outstanding achievement in community and social development. The awards ceremony took place on Thursday the 10th of December 2015, at the ...

Putin Talks Business And Terrorism With New Ambassadors

Thursday, December 3, 2015 RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin on Thursday, November 26, accepted credentials from 15 new ambassadors of foreign countries, including four Africans namely Mike Nicholas Sango (Republic of Zimbabwe), Maheshwarsingh Khemloliva (Republic of Mauritius), Nadir Yusif Eltayeb Babiker (Republic of Sud ...
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