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Ghanaian Community in Chicago Pay Tribute To Kofi Annan

The Ghana National Council of Metropolitan Chicago, (GNC), and its affiliates and the Ghanaian Community in Chicago, express their sorrow and condolences on the death of the former Secretary General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, Kofi Annan. The Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, from January 1997 to December 2006, died ...

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I will Use My Position To Help Those Who Need Help – Obaahemaa Ofosua Amoakoa I

Obaahemaa Ofosua Amoakoa I, queen mother of the Kwahuman Association of Minnesota, has stated in an interview that she is Obaahemaa “freestyle”. “I am Obaahemaa freestyle.” She said, adding, “I will not be a sit-down queen mother and just a figure head, I will use my position to effect the needed change in the lives of those that need help.” ...

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La Kpee UK set for Homowo celebrations in London

The fresh smell of the Homowo season is with us again. La Kpee UK has all its residents excited with the feel of the weather in preparations of the event that has taken them quite some time to prepare for. The festival is a cultural expo that is aimed at celebrating the history and richness of the La culture. It ...

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Ghana Heritage Book for the Diaspora launched in Toronto

The first volume of the Ghana Heritage Book for the Diaspora was launched in Toronto, Canada by the Ghana State Book Project on Sunday, August 12, 2018. The function which was held at the Toronto Plaza Hotel at Jane/Wilson area to coincide with the launching of the Ghanaian Canadian Heritage Center was hosted by the Ghana Consulate in Toronto and ...

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What NC man did ‘on almost a daily basis’ cost him his US citizenship, officials say

A man will be deported back to Ghana after being stripped of his United States citizenship for abusing his stepdaughter in North Carolina when she was a child nearly two decades ago, officials announced Monday. Ghana native Prempeh Ernest Agyemang married a U.S. citizen after coming to the country in 1989, according to a Department of Justice press release. His ...

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More than 30 people overdose at downtown city park with suspected synthetic marijuana.

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say more than 30 people have overdosed from suspected synthetic marijuana at or near a Connecticut city park. Officials say most of the overdoses happened on the New Haven Green throughout the day Wednesday. No deaths have been reported, but authorities say two people had life-threatening symptoms. Some people fell unconscious and others vomited. ...

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Sankofa:Diaspora News : African Spectrum

Diaspora News: “African Spectrum” Last updated on: October 31, 2009 5:20 PM As we continue our series on African news periodicals in the Diaspora, today we take of look at the contributions of African immigrants to the mass media industry. Some African immigrants in the United States have created newspapers that cover news about the African continent. The Chicago-based African ...

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Steve’s show Monday August 6 2018 ….Panelists :Paa Kwasi Sam, Kassim Abubakari and Mama Awushie Adjaho.

The GNC President Mr. Paa Kwasi Sam, his Vice Kassim Abubakari and Mama Awushie Adjaho, the newly crowned Queen of the Ewe Association of Chicago discussed issues relating to Ghanafest 2018 and others.The video clip below contains the program in its entirety.

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