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Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan will not seek Re-election

Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced today she will not seek re-election to a record fifth term. First sworn in as the state’s chief legal officer in 2003, she is already the longest-serving attorney general in Illinois history. The announcement comes as a surprise, as the attorney general said earlier this year that she would seek to hold on to her ...

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Chicago’s Ghana National Council, GNC, Forms Committee to acquire a community center.

Source: www.sankofaonline.com Pictures credit: Reuben Hadzide & Akua Agyeman Ramada Inn, Chicago Illinois, November 5 2017: After 20 or more years of failed attempts by the Ghana National Council, GNC, and the original funds geared towards the acquisition of a Ghana house squandered, the GNC has yet again, set up a promising committee to help the community finally acquire a ...

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FBI investigating Whitefish Energy’s $300M contract amid controversy

The FBI has opened a preliminary inquiry into Whitefish Energy’s $300 million contract to rebuild Puerto Rico’s power grid after Hurricane Maria, sources said. FBI agents from the San Juan field office are looking into the controversial deal, according to a Wall Street Journal report that emerged one day after Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello canceled the contract. “There cannot ...

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Annual BlackStar Seed Nation and NAPE Foundation Fundraising kicks off in Chicago!

Chicago Illinois ,October 21 2017: The maiden fundraising by the BlackStar Seed Nation and the NAPE Foundation kicked off in Chicago today October 21 2017 at 6768 S. Stony Island , Chicago Illinois. The BlackStar Seed Nation (BlackStars in S.S.P.A.C.E.)founded by Akua Akyaa Agyeman’s is a non-profit organization that provides the youth with educational and social action opportunities to learn ...

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Final funeral rites for the late Madam Nina Atsitsogbui

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In the newsroom with Yaa Ledzi

Welcome to the Newsroom with Yaa Ledzi providing weekly current events and news happening all over the world. Episode 2 Stories include: California wildfires, US withdrawal from UNESCO, Puerto Rico Relief, FIFA World Cup 2018, Eminem, & Odell Beckham Jr

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Home Equity Lines of Credit, loans etc.

A home equity line of credit — also known as a HELOC — is a revolving line of credit, much like a credit card. You can borrow as much as you need, any time you need it, by writing a check or using a credit card connected to the account. You may not exceed your credit limit. Because a HELOC ...

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Signs of a Home Improvement Scam

How can you tell if a contractor might not be reputable? You may not want to do business with someone who: •knocks on your door for business or offers you discounts for finding other customers •just happens to have materials left over from a previous job •pressures you for an immediate decision •only accepts cash, asks you to pay everything ...

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