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Salvation Army And City Of Chicago Open Shield Of Hope Family Shelter

Nation’s first rapid-response emergency homeless shelter provides families specialized and holistic services The Salvation Army, in partnership with The City of Chicago, opened the nation’s first rapid-response emergency homeless assessment and response center today, providing intake services and interim care for families in need. The City’s first rapid response center, which was proposed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, is the latest ...

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Annual MLK Award Ceremony and Breakfast Remarks by Ambassador Robert P. Jackson

In a ceremony held at his residence on March 22, 2018, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Robert P. Jackson honored Dr. Rose Mensah-Kutin and Mr. Yaw Ofori Debra with the 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Award for Peace and Social Justice. Since 2008, the U.S. Embassy has presented the award annually to one or more Ghanaian citizens who exemplify the spirit ...

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VISITING GHANA: VISA ON ARRIVAL KNOW THE DETAILS BEFORE YOU GET STUCK AT THE AIRPORT!

VISITING GHANA: TRAVEL DOCUMENTS All persons entering Ghana must be in possession of a valid passport or Travel Document issued by competent national or International authorities recognised by the Government of Ghana. ENTRY VISAS All foreigners entering Ghana require entry visas with the exception of those listed under Exemptions below. Entry visas may be obtained prior to arrival from a ...

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A REVIEW OF GHANA DIASPORA HOMECOMING SUMMIT ’17, JULY 2017, ACCRA, GHANA

I attended the Ghana Diaspora Homecoming Summit ’17 (GDHS17) in Accra in July, and thought I would share my thoughts on it. The Summit proper ran from the 5th to the 7th, featured a main programme of presentations and panel sessions plus a handful of supplementary workshops. In addition, there was a small exhibition, which seemed to be predominantly made ...

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Public Announcement : Dr. Yaw Tsikate

Dear Family, Friends and Loved Ones, It it with deep sorrow and sadness that on behalf of Madam Faustina Ahiatroga (aka Fuastie) and the entire bereaved families (home and abroad), that we officially announce the sudden death of our beloved Dr. Prosper Yao Tsikata (aka PYT and popularly known in Anloga as “Zagabuta The Mortexorme”) on Sunday March 17, 2018. ...

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Another Ghanaian Owned Pharmacy to be Opened in the Bronx

RX Solutions Pharmacy , a Ghanaian owned pharmacy is to be opened  on Saturday March 24 2018.  The pharmacy’s joint owners, Cynthia Osei, and Mr. Samuel Obeng, have been working for several months to get the new store ready. The new pharmacy is located at 2 East 167 Street in the Bronx in New York. Breaking the news, Mr. Obeng ...

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These Everyday Foods Have Been Recalled — Avoid Them at All Costs

When buying groceries, the last thing that comes to mind is the chance that your fresh food will make you sick. Unfortunately, though, food recalls happen all the time. Foodsafety.gov reminds us if there’s any reason to believe a food may be contaminated and make consumers ill, it must be taken off the market. The following products were recalled in the last year. Check your ...

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Obaa Amponsah Frimpong secures landslide victory in NPP-USA election

Source: asempanews.com Obaa Yaa Amponsah Frimpong has been declared the winner of the NPP-USA chairmanship elections after an impressive performance in the polls conducted on Saturday. She polled 78% of the total valid votes cast to beat her contender Dr. Anthony Adade who had 22% in the exercise, Asempanews.com can confirm. Her victory comes as no surprise to members considering ...

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