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Meet the Ghanaian who made the internet faster in the U.S

Victor B. Lawrence was born in 1945 in Ghana and a graduate of Achimota College. Lawrence attended the Imperial College of Science and Technology at the University of London where he received his B.Sc. degree in 1968, his M.S. degree in 1969, and his Ph.D. degree in 1972, all in electrical engineering. He was inducted into the American National Inventors ...

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New laws 2020: Illinois laws, fees that take effect January 1

  List of Adult Use Cannabis Dispensaries   With the start of the New Year, there is always a new set of laws to obey. Many residents and businesses are already preparing for the legalization of recreational marijuana that’s taking effect on Jan. 1, 2020. But Illinois residents will have roughly 255 new laws, come 2020. The Senate Democrats recently ...

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Chicago Based Philanthropist Mrs. Eunice Cromwell officially launches her foundation at Anomabo

Chicago Based Philanthropist Mrs. Eunice Cromwell officially launches her foundation by providing free health screening and medications to the residents of Anomobo, Ghana. The Jemimah Noonoo Foundation provided free health screening and medications to over 500 people of Anomabo and its environs Saturday, December 28, 2019 at the Anomobo Hospital. The services offered included preventative screening and treatment for hypertension, ...

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NDC-USA Chairwoman’s Seasons Greetings !

Season’s Greetings The most joyous part of the year is upon us and it is a time filled festivities, families and gifts. For the NDC USA family, it is the best time to show appreciation for each and everyone’s efforts, time and dedication throughout the year to keep the NDC flag flying high. We are truly grateful to have you ...

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US Customs officials seize over $100,000 at Washington Dulles Airport in 2 weeks from Ghana travelers

U.S Customs and Border Protection officers have seized over $100,000 at the Washington Dulles International Airport from travelers heading to Ghana and other places. The operation, officials told DailyMailGH.com, lasted for about two weeks and concerned those failing to declare specific amount on them. Dulles International Airport officials also said the two-week operation also caught in the web travelers flying ...

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Sankofa: Ghanafest 07 Another Big Up To Chicago

Excellent organization, good coordination, good communication, hardworking and dedicated executives, a supportive Community and a picture perfect weather produced the biggest and best African Cultural Exposition in North America last Saturday, July 28 2007. Among the estimated 20,000 attendees were Honorable Dr.Papa Kwasi Nduom, out-going Minister for Public Sector Reform and MP, Honorable Ignatius Baffour Awuah, Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister, Mr. ...

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Sankofa: Nana Boroo To Storm Chicago Ghanafest.

“I heard that the Chicago event is a big one. But this year in Chicago, it’s going to be Nana Boroo’s style……..….” ………….ECOBANK to pitch new financial products to Ghanaians Abroad at Ghanafest! To justify the increase in the entrance fee from $5.00 to $10.00 this year, the organizers of the annual Ghanafest, The Ghana National Council of Metropolitan Chicago, ...

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Erith and Thamesmead Election 2019: New Labour candidate wins

Labour’s Abena Oppong-Asare has been elected as the next MP for Erith and Thamesmead after winning the seat with 48 per cent of the votes and a majority of 3,758. It was declared early on Friday morning that Ms Oppong-Asare will become the new Labour MP for the constituency after she received 19,882 votes. The Conservative candidate, Joe Robertson, came ...

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