Survivors of 1921 Tulsa race massacre honored with Ghanaian citizenship

West African country Ghana has honored survivors of the unfortunate massacre of black people in the year 1921 known popularly as the “Tulsa Massacre” citizenship in a grand ceremony in Accra. Among the beneficiaries was 107-year-old Viola Fletcher and her 100-year-old brother, Van Ellis who traveled to Ghana to mark the 100-year remembrance of the […]

Pan-African millionaire set to build a manufacturing hub to boost Africa’s economy

The agenda to move Pan-Africanism beyond rhetoric into a development-oriented phase with real time investment has gotten a major boost as Ghanaian Pan-African millionaire, Nana Kwame Bediako Known popularly as Freedom Jacob Cesar has commenced an infrastructural revolution aimed at boosting the economy of Africa. With a vision of building a “new Africa,” the Real […]

Ghana, Ivory Coast agree to cooperate on cocoa pricing

The Ivory Coast and Ghana, the world’s two biggest cocoa exporters, reached an agreement on Thursday to improve cooperation in the areas of pricing and to fight other obstacles hindering the sector. The Ivory Coast accounts for more than 40% of global production, while Ghana contributes for at least 20% of global output. However, according […]

John Dumelo, the Ghanaian actor motivating the youth to engage in farming

Even though Africa has over half of the world’s undeveloped arable land with great potentials for improved agricultural production, statistics on the number of Africa’s youthful population in the Agricultural sector is troubling. In order to realize full agriculture potentials, the continent needs to do everything possible to draw the interest of young people in […]

We can’t continue to be naked, let’s produce our own vaccines – ECOWAS chairman

Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Akufo-Addo bemoans the unprepared status of the continent at the face of pandemics and also urged member states to produce their own vaccine. According to him, Africans cannot “cannot afford to be naked next time.” The ECOWAS chair made this comment during the 59th session of the regional body’s […]

Ghanaian government clampdown on Chinese illegal miners with the army

The government of Ghana has in recent times adopted a radical approach in dealing with illegal miners, especially the Chinese. Currently, the army has been tasked to patrol the major waters and forest areas to clamp down on these people. Their duty is to find and destroy excavators and other machines being used by the […]

Ghana saves $3.5m a month after replacing Chinese engineers with Ghanaians

Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Gas Company Limited, Dr. Ben Asante has disclosed that the company has been saving $3.5 million each month since the decision to replace Chinese engineers was implemented. Initially, technical operations of the company’s plant which is located in Western Region of the West African country was run by about 50 […]