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 […]

The Scramble for Africa Lives on in the 21st Century

The Scramble for Africa Lives on in the 21st Century

‘Land grabs’ stands tall as a major development challenge in Africa. Millions of agriculture dependent families are forced to leave their fertile lands for multinational companies who occupy the lands for business purposes. According to a 2008, report by Thomson Reuters Foundation  100,000 hectares(ha) of Mali’s fertile land, was handed to Libyan investors in a […]

The Conference of Ghanaian Presbyterian Churches in North America Declare Position on Same Sex marriage

The Conference of Ghanaian Presbyterian Churches in North America Declare Position on Same Sex marriage

Recently The Presbyterian Church  (U.S.A) voted to formally sanction same-sex marriages. The 1.7 million-member church voted to amend  its constitution to allow gay marriage ceremonies, a move which permits its ministers to marry same-sex couples. This has generated a lot of debate and misinformation within the body of Christ. Afrikan Post delved into this controversy […]

Canada: Mansa Agbaku, Saint John teen, lands Currie Scholarship

Canada: Mansa Agbaku, Saint John teen, lands Currie Scholarship

By Rachel Cave, CBC News – A high school student in Saint John has been awarded one of the most generous undergraduate scholarships available in Canada. 17-year-old Mansa Agbaku says the $65,000 Currie Scholarship will cover four years of tuition, room and board at the University of New Brunswick (UNB). “It means everything to me,” said the St. Malachy’s High School student. “It’s motivation for sure. It also means that […]

Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show

Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show

  South African comedian Trevor Noah is to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show, the New York Times reports.   The 31-year-old made his debut as a contributor to the nightly satirical show last December.   His first appearance took aim at racial tensions in the US, saying: “I never thought I’d be more afraid of […]

Top Nollywood Actor Muna Obiekwe Dies

Top Nollywood Actor Muna Obiekwe Dies

By Benjamin Njoku Since the sad news of his demise broke last Sunday, fans and colleagues of star actor, Muna Obiekwe, have continued to grieve over his loss, especially when they remember the actor’s daring roles in movies – those that will survive for a very long time. Muna, who has a knack for acting […]