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Mr. and Mrs. Shittu Tie the knot !

Mr. and Mrs. Shittu tied the knot recently in Ghana at a colorful ceremony attended by their family and friends ! We congratulate and wish them a blissful marriage and successful marriage!  The lenses of sankofaonline.com were there to bring these images to our world wide audience.

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Ghana needs clear diaspora policy – Ababio

The Director of Diaspora Relations at the Presidency, Kwesi Awuah Ababio, has called for a policy to drive the agenda of Ghanaians in the diaspora, ahead of the homecoming summit on 5 July, 2017. His call comes at a time West African leaders are expected to join Ghanaians in the diaspora at a mammoth gathering in Accra. The summit is ...

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Chicago: Around Town July 2 2017

July 2 2017: The lenses of www.sankofaonline.com were around Chicagoland today. At the Church of the Ghanaian Community of Chicago, we captured photos of Elder Ernie Oware and his family receiving prayers and blessings for his, Oware’s, 75th birthday. At the general meeting of the Ghana National Council of Metropolitan Chicago, GNC, council members were busily discussing amongst other items ...

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Facebook to start livestream of Champions League games in U.S.

Source: africanews.com Facebook will broadcast Champions League matches for American internet users under a deal with Fox Sports, which will host the livestreams on its pages, the channel said Tuesday. The partnership will involve two group matches per day, four round of sixteen games and the four quarter-finals of the 2017-18 season, in the social media giant’s latest foray into ...

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An unconscionable Republican health care bill

BY JESSE JACKSON June 27, 2017 How devastating would the Republican health care legislation be if enacted? Leighton Ku, a leading health care expert and director of director of the Center for Health Policy Research at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University, told NBC that, based on the Republican House bill, cuts in funding for ...

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US Embassy: Former presidents won’t queue for visas

Ghana’s three living former presidents would not have to queue with fellow citizens seeking American Visas for non-official purposes. The Press Attache’ at the United States Embassy in Ghana, Sarah Stealy has clarified. The clarification followed indications that the US government had withdrawn protocol visa allocation to high-level state officials, after the US Ambassador, Robert Jackson met Parliament’s Foreign Affairs ...

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Missing medical student found dead in Lake Michigan

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Ghanaian undergraduate student drowns in USA

Source: Solomon Owusu A Ghanaian undergraduate student, Francis Adusei Manu, at Colorado School of Mines (CSM), USA passed on Wednesday, June 21, during the school’s organized field session. He was a final year student pursuing BSc in Petroleum Engineering. Francis planned to graduate in December this year. He was drowned in a reservoir (Lake) close to Utah around 5pm and ...

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