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Sankofa:Chicago Assists Saltpond’s Development

Chicago is synonymous with Ghanafest, the largest and most spectacular Ghanaian cultural festival in the diaspora, but before Ghanafest, there was the Saltpond Redevelopment Institute (SRI) which celebrated 20 years of community service with fundraising and dinner dance at the Hyatt Regency, 151 East Wacker Drive , Chicago . Invited guests include, Donna Perisee-McFarlane,MD; Bishop Lance Davis, Mr. and Mrs. ...

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Waterville saga: Rawlings praises Martin Amidu

 From: Office of J.J Rawlings     Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has commended former Attorney General, Martin Amidu for his campaign against the payment of questionable judgment debts to certain individuals and organisations. President Rawlings lamented the fact that Amidu faced ridicule from some of his compatriots and fought a lonely fight in his campaign. Amidu received ...

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Rawlings: Democracy should reflect Africa’s culture

Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings says the primary challenge of emerging democracies in Africa is the failure of the West to acknowledge the inherent flaws in its system of democracy.   The former President said that challenge had led to the situation where there is no encouragement of home grown democracy, which is dynamic and imbued with ...

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PPP, others bay for the blood of First Deputy Speaker of Parliament

Pressure is mounting on the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr. Ebo Barton-Odro to resign, in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling in the Martin Amidu versus Waterville case. Latest to demand the head of Mr. Barton-Odro is the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), which wants the Cape Coast North Member of Parliament to first resign his position as a ...

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If Mandela were a Nigerian

If Nelson Mandela were a Nigerian, he would never be treated in a hospital within his country. God forbid! At the slightest sign of ill health, he would be airlifted to a hospital in Germany, the UK, the US, France, or Saudi Arabia. Any Nigerian doctor who comes close to him – much less touches him – would immediately be ...

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China overtakes US, develops fastest supercomputer

computing system by a survey. New Delhi, June 17/Nationalturk-  In a significant giant leap in Information Technology, a supercomputer developed by China was ranked as the world’s fastest computing system by a survey released on Monday. The Chinese supercomputer has pushed super computer of United States to No 2 position. “According to TOP500, a project ranking the 500 most powerful ...

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Obama and Putin push Syria summit

The US and Russian presidents have acknowledged at the G8 meeting in Northern Ireland they have a widely different stance on Syria, but did agree to push for a summit in Geneva. After face-to-face talks, Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin said they shared a common desire to end the violence. Both also said they were optimistic on Iran, after its ...

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Dead man resurrects in Kumasi

Residents of Tafo Zongo in Kumasi on Friday experienced the shock of their lives, when a man in the area who has been declared dead for more than 24-hours suddenly resurrected. Alhaji Satal’s body, which had been brought from the morgue, was being prepared for burial after Friday afternoon prayers, when suddenly the dead man opened his eyes and started ...

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