Deadly Voyages and the UN Race against the Tide

As the world is experiencing the second biggest mass movement of people since the end of the second world war, Alhassan Yushau gives a personal narrative to the increasing rate at which desperate immigrants get “eaten up” by the sea—while trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea or Panama Canal to reach the safety of Europe […]

United Nations honours US-Based Ghanaian Journalist – Dedicates Award to President-Elect Nana Akufo-Addo – From P.K. Dickson, Washington D.C

Washington, December 12 2016 — A U.S-based Ghanaian writer and media practitioner, Alhassan Y. Ahmad Alwaiz, has been selected for recognition by the United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) during this year’s UNCA Awards which will take place in New York on Friday, December 16. Every year, UNCA recognizes and honours the best articles that explains the […]

Forging a West African Consensus on UNGASS

Forging a West African Consensus on UNGASS

by Lansana Gberie   A recent news story cited Ghana’s Deputy Superintendent of Police, David Selom Hukportie, as bemoaning the formidable challenges he faces trying to destroy marijuana farms across the country. Mr. Hukportie, who also heads the Drug Law Enforcement Unit of the Ghana Police Service, said the effort was like “trying to kill […]

THE MILITARY UNIFORM

THE MILITARY UNIFORM

I write this paper with deep sadness and disappointment looking at the issues unfolding in our security services. Any one who has suffered a 5:45am day light robbery like me will understand why I write with sadness and disappointment. The other issue that makes me sad is the fact that I feel the many stories […]

How to tell the difference between the PCA-and PCUSA

Last week NBC news reported that the “top legislative body of the Presbyterian Church in America” voted to recognize same-sex marriage as Christian in their church constitution. The news report, which was quickly corrected, was confusing the Presbyterian Church of the USA—whose general assembly was meeting in Detroit, Michigan—for the Presbyterian Church in America—whose general assembly was meeting in Houston, Texas. […]

Hollywood actors star in Ghanaian movie “Last Word” to be premiered in UK

Hollywood actors star in Ghanaian movie “Last Word” to be premiered in UK

Ghanaian leading movie production house based in UK, Abbeam Production, is set to premiere its latest award-winning movie titled ‘Last Word’ on April 9, 2015. The movie which features two talented Ghanaian comic actors, Bismark Odoi and Kwaku Manu alongside some Hollywood superstars: Steven Bartle, Chris Hill, Will Turner Roden, Lee Nicholas, promises to be […]

Ghana: Why a 15-Year-Old Decided to Build Bikes From Bamboo in Ghana

Ghana: Why a 15-Year-Old Decided to Build Bikes From Bamboo in Ghana

Anzisha Prize (Johannesburg) At an African Leadership Academy event in Johannesburg last year, I asked a young Ghanaian entrepreneur, Winifred Selby, what motivated her to co-start Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative when she was just 15. The award winning company makes bicycles out of bamboo and has caught the attention of global organisations. “I always say Africans are […]

RE-WALTER REED HOSPITAL (US) MEDICAL EQUIOPMENT DONATED TO KORLE-BU HAS BEEN DIVERTED BY GHANA EMBASSY STAFF IN WASHINGTON DC

RE-WALTER REED HOSPITAL (US) MEDICAL EQUIOPMENT DONATED TO KORLE-BU HAS BEEN DIVERTED BY GHANA EMBASSY STAFF IN WASHINGTON DC

The attention of the Ghana Embassy in Washington D.C., has been drawn to an article on Modernghana website alleging that the medical equipment donated by Walter Reed Military Hospital to the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra, Ghana, has been diverted by Embassy staff. The Embassy finds the story to be misleading and mischievous since it […]

Restoration comes to America

Restoration comes to America

The power of God is being manifested in the Capitol Heights vicinity of Maryland where a servant of the most High Rev Frank Dwomoh Sarpong has emerged and is being used mightily to perform visible miracles and delivering people from various oppressive forces. Prophet Frank Dwomoh of Restoration Chapel International located on 9111 Hampton Overlook, […]

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