US-Based Ghanaian Media Practitioners call on Ghana Ambassador to US

US-Based Ghanaian Media Practitioners call on Ghana Ambassador to US

Media practitioners and journalists of Ghanaian descent based in the United States (US) placed a courtesy call on Ghana’s Ambassador to the US at the Ghana Embassy in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, October 8, 2017. The Ambassador, His Excellency (HE) Dr. Barfuor Adjei-Barwuah, described the meeting as a great opportunity for him to personally meet with the […]

Science-loving teens from Ghana and D.C. geek out together

Science-loving teens from Ghana and D.C. geek out together

It was a meeting of nerds and sharks. The self-described “biotech nerds” and “robotic nerds” were seven high school students from Washington, D.C. The eight teens who call themselves “sharks” and flew in from Ghana. “The shark is a big fish so it means you’re big. Knowledgeable,” explains Stephanie Obbo of Ghana, an aspiring medical […]

A Coming Together of Budding Ghanaian Entrepreneurs Living Abroad

A Coming Together of Budding Ghanaian Entrepreneurs Living Abroad

In 1969 when Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon he proclaimed those two footprints to be “one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”  On March 18, 2017 fifteen budding Ghanaian business and social entrepreneurs living abroad (largely in New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey) gathered on the 9th Floor of the […]

Somalia: Man, 61, Graduates From High School

Somalia: Man, 61, Graduates From High School

By Harun Maruf Ahmed Mohamed Ali dropped out of school to support his family by working when he was 10 years old. Over the years, he became a well-known tailor in his hometown of Bal’ad, Somalia, but he never gave up on his dream of getting an education. Over the years, he made attempts to […]

16 year old Gar-Field High School senior to build library in Ghana

16 year old Gar-Field High School senior to build library in Ghana

During the summer of 2014, Francisca Boateng, along with Speakwell Foundation, went to Ghana with the mission of teaching the youth public speaking. Upon her return, she informed her daughter, Samantha Boateng, who is currently a senior in high school, about the unfortunate situation of these children. They had no library available for recreational or […]

Kwadwo Osei Appiah-Kubi Launches new Book

Kwadwo Osei Appiah-Kubi  Launches new Book

ABOUT THE BOOK 366 NUGGETS FROM SCRIPTURES presents a daily year round exploration of several Scriptures from the Holy Bible. It contains valuable spiritual tenets that will enable you to understand many Bible verses and effectively apply them in your daily life for consistent successes throughout the year. It is easy to read, meditate, memorize, […]

Obama appoints Nigerian journalist on US Human Trafficking Council

Obama appoints Nigerian journalist on US Human Trafficking Council

United States President, Barrack Obama has named a Nigerian-American journalist and Anti-human Trafficking advocate, Bukola Love Oriola as a member of the US Advisory Council on Human Trafficking. In a statement by the office of the Press Secretary, White House on December 16, Obama said he was honoured that Oriola and ten others appointed to […]

Africare to Honor Senior U.S. Diplomat at High-Profile Gala

Africare to Honor Senior U.S. Diplomat at High-Profile Gala

PRESS RELEASE Four Additional Individuals and Organizations Will be Recognized for Their Service to Africa United States Department of State Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of African Affairs, Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, will receive the Distinguished Humanitarian Service Award from Africare, the nation’s oldest and largest African-American led organization providing assistance to Africa, at the annual […]

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