GHAMRO collects money for all rightsholders, not only members — CEO Agya Abraham confirms

GHAMRO collects money for all rightsholders, not only members — CEO Agya Abraham confirms

Ghana Music Rights Organisation (GHAMRO) has over the years been the association in charge of securing musical royalties for their copyright owners for songs produced by performing artistes. GHAMRO however has come under massive criticisms from Ghanaian artistes, casting doubts on their effectiveness and ability to deliver.  In a June 12, 2020 interview monitored by TheAfricanDream.net which […]

Love Reggae? Then listen to Alkebulan album by South Africa’s Don Dada

Love Reggae? Then listen to Alkebulan album by South Africa’s Don Dada

Now, what’s cooler than getting music coupled with education and inspiration in times like these? Well, popular reggae artiste, Don Dada gives us just that in an interview conducted via zoom with Ghanaian-American storyteller Oral Ofori. Starting music at age 13, Menelik Nesta Gibbons aka Don Dada grew up in the Southern part of Johannesburg in a Forest Hill […]

Elite Ladies Club USA fulfills a yearlong commitment to the Nwamasi Community Clinic in the Ashanti Region of Ghana

Elite Ladies Club USA   fulfills a yearlong commitment to the Nwamasi Community Clinic in the Ashanti Region of Ghana

Elite Ladies Club USA today has fulfilled their yearlong commitment to the Nwamasi Community Clinic in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. At their inauguration in the USA last year, the group raised funds for the Nwamasi Community Clinic to support them with hospital beds and other lifesaving medical equipment’s. With overwhelming support from their members […]

Ivory Coast protesters raze down coronavirus testing center

Ivory Coast protesters raze down coronavirus testing center

Protesters in Ivory Coast have razed down a half-built coronavirus testing centre. Over 100 angry residents in Yopougon, a neighborhood of the commercial capital, Abidjan started pulling apart the uncompleted structure on Sunday. They expressed their disapproval to the hospital being built “right in the heart” of the Ivorian population. Images cited on social media show protesters ripping the […]

Zimbabwe approves herbal treatment for COVID-19

Zimbabwe approves herbal treatment for COVID-19

Could herbal treatment be the answer to the deadly coronavirus? The government of Zimbabwe believes so. In recent years, the treatments and remedies used in traditional African medicine have gained more appreciation from researchers in science. In Zimbabwe, the government has authorized herbalists to treat coronavirus patients. However, medical experts have urged the government to stick to WHO […]

‘Deeply regrettable’ – AU boss slams Trump for halting WHO funding

‘Deeply regrettable’ – AU boss slams Trump for halting WHO funding

The head of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki, has strongly condemned Donald Trump’s decision to cut US funding to the World Health Organization. Faki said the move by the US was “deeply regrettable”. “The US govt decision to suspend funding to WHO is deeply regrettable. Today more than ever, the world depends on WHO’s leadership to steer […]

STEMi Makers Africa, U.S Consulate Nigeria, others commemorate 2020 International Women’s Day

STEMi Makers Africa, U.S Consulate Nigeria, others commemorate 2020 International Women’s Day

Jennifer Woods, and Charlotte Essiet. Photo: STEMi Makers Africa. This project is an outgrowth of the organization where they offer an extensive range of career and personal development talk, enlightening discussions and inspiring conversations from trailblazing Advocates in Science and Technology who are speaking out to challenge the status quo. Read also: Beyoncé’s father invests in […]