Ghanaian Enterpreneur Honored Among African Americans In Central Ohio

Ghanaian Enterpreneur Honored Among African Americans In Central Ohio

 Entrepreneur Yaw Agyekum Honored among African-American Leaders in Central Ohio Yaw Owusu Agyekum, Chief executive officer of New Millennium Home Health Agency in Columbus, Ohio, has been honored along with distinguished leaders in the African-American community in the 15th edition of “Who’s Who in Black Columbus” The annual publication is highlights achievements of African-Americans in […]

Secretary of State Tillerson to Five African Capitals

Secretary of State Tillerson to Five African Capitals

On his first official trip to Africa, Secretary Rex Tillerson will meet with leadership in each country, as well as the leadership of the African Union Commission based in Addis Ababa, to discuss terrorism, peace and security, good governance, and trade and investment. By Agency Report The U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, would visit […]

A Champion Arises in Prince Georges County District #24

A Champion Arises in Prince Georges County District #24

Sia Finoh braves the Storm to Run for the House of Delegates Sia Finoh a first generation African American woman with family ties in Sierra Leone is running for the House of Delegates, Prince George’s County. District #24 Her candidacy is propelled by the growth of the diverse community in Prince George’s County and the […]

President Nana Akufo Addo Makes History in the United States

President Nana Akufo Addo Makes History in the United States

The Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Akufo-Addo on Sunday February 25, 2018 became the first African leader to address the 50 US Governors at an NGA meeting in Washington. President Akufo-Addo noted that a key challenge of Ghana’s economy, like many other economies in Africa, is the infrastructural deficit. He told the Governors that Ghana is embarking […]

Cyril Ramaphosa succeeds Zuma as South African president

Cyril Ramaphosa succeeds Zuma as South African president

Cyril Ramaphosa has become South Africa’s president a day after embattled leader Jacob Zuma resigned. He was the only candidate nominated by parliament, which is dominated by his African National Congress. MPs broke into song at the announcement. In his first presidential speech, Mr. Ramaphosa, 65, said he would tackle the corruption which allegedly became […]

Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn in surprise resignation

Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn in surprise resignation

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly, saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval. In a televised address, he said his resignation was “vital in the bid to carry out reforms that would lead to sustainable peace and democracy”. Mr. Hailemariam, who has led the country since 2012, also stepped […]

Tina Abrefa-Gyan, PhD Outlines Her Vision for NPP-USA

Tina Abrefa-Gyan, PhD Outlines Her Vision for NPP-USA

My Vision for the Position of First Vice Chair of NPP-USA Dear NPP-USA family, I am an active member of NPP-USA both at the local and national levels. I hold my local membership in the Washington DC chapter where I serve as the Vice Chair (Ag) and as the Deputy Secretary at the NPP-USA national […]

‘Health Outcomes in a Foreign Land’ authored by Dr. Bernard Kwabi-Addo targets Diaspora Africans

‘Health Outcomes in a Foreign Land’ authored by Dr. Bernard Kwabi-Addo targets Diaspora Africans

According to Dr. Bernard Kwabi-Addo and in his book, ‘Health Outcomes in a Foreign Land – A Role for Epigenomic and Environmental Interactions (Springer 2017)’, there has been a high incidence and mortality rates for cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, chronic liver disease, kidney disease and cancer among the African diaspora in Western European and North American countries. The […]

Ghanaian Pharmacists Association (GPhA) in the United States Inaugurated

Ghanaian Pharmacists Association (GPhA) in the United States Inaugurated

On Thursday, December 14, 2017, the Ghanaian Pharmacists Association (GPhA) in the United States held an inauguration ceremony to induct new officers into office. The theme for the celebration was “Partners for Better health.” The association which began with a small group of working and student pharmacists in the community has now grown to over 200 […]

6th Winternational Brings Washington Dc Diplomatic Community Together In 2017

6th Winternational Brings Washington Dc Diplomatic Community Together In 2017

6th Winternational brings Washington DC diplomatic community together in 2017Winternational is an international festival that prioritizes the celebration of showcasing cultural and culinary traditions of the diplomatic community in Washington, District of Columbia (DC).The 2017 festival which was held on Wednesday, December 6 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center was also the […]