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Dishonoring The Queens: Ghana Black Queens Protest For Wages After Delivering the Nation Its First All Africa Games Championship

Dishonoring The Queens: Ghana Black Queens Protest For Wages After Delivering the Nation Its First All Africa Games Championship

Ghana’s Black Queens are the 2nd most successful African women’s team behind Nigeria. They have qualified for the Women’s World Cup 3 times and qualified for 9-10 African Women’s Championships since its inception in 2003- finishing up with silver 3 times and bronze 3 times, »

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Electing A Woman President 2016 : Making History in USA and Ghana : Hillary Clinton and Samia Nkrumah

Electing A Woman President 2016 : Making History in USA and Ghana  : Hillary Clinton and Samia Nkrumah

2016 will bring another major election in possibly making national history in my two nations, USA and Ghana. I don’t feel the same vigor in excitement as in 2008, but I do feel the anxiousness and desire for change and hope in the idea »

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50th Anniversary of President Kennedy’s Assassination -Ghana & America: Our Global Fusion

50th Anniversary of President Kennedy’s Assassination -Ghana & America: Our Global Fusion

Today as we honor the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination- let’s remember our nation and its global fusions which started to move us and the entire world forward in building the future that we wanted to see beyond our religious, racial, gender and socio-economic»

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Stella Damasus Blasts Nigeria’s Under-Age Marriage Law And Calls out 1st lady Patience Faka Jonathan To Stand Up As The Mother of The Nation

Stella Damasus Blasts Nigeria’s Under-Age Marriage Law And Calls out 1st lady Patience Faka Jonathan To Stand Up As The Mother of The Nation

In most of Africa, we refer to the wives of our presidents as the “mothers of the nation” not the 1st Lady. We grant the wives of our presidents the highest honor in being the mothers of nations of people, yet their voices »

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If You Want To Bring Energy To Africa, Look To Its Future! President Obama In Africa

If You Want To Bring Energy To Africa, Look To Its Future! President Obama In Africa

From global governments, corporations to media houses. Every one wants a piece of the “Africa Is The Future” story that has had a new global scramble for Africa from all sectors of business expansion and developmentThe Obamas visited Senegal, South »

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In Search of A Better Ghana :Ode To President Mahama & Ghana

In Search of A Better Ghana :Ode To President Mahama & Ghana

 

Dear President Mahama,

I remember when I first took notice of you as the new Vice President of Ghana, a young, intelligent thinker who saw and represented the future of Ghana. A future where the consciousness of the people sought to be the change »

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50th Anniversary of the African Union- African Unity Day

50th Anniversary of the African Union- African Unity Day

As we celebrate Africa Unity Day today let us remember where this concept started and how much further we have to go to achieve this dream of unity amongst Africans globally and African nations. On May 25,1963 the Organization for African Unity was formed as »

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“The Black Struggle & Having To Do Twice The Work To Get Ahead”- Danger of a Single Story Narrative for Black Americans Sets America Backward Instead of Forward In Change

“The Black Struggle & Having To Do Twice The Work To Get Ahead”- Danger of a Single Story Narrative for Black Americans Sets America Backward Instead of Forward In Change

When are we as a people including our first Black President  going to stop burdening our future on the narrative & symbolism of the constant “struggle” of Blacks to always expect to do twice as much for equal or less? If the majority of living »

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Catholic Church Names New Pope After Francis :The Rebuilder -Yet Will There Be Change in The Re-Building?

Catholic Church Names New Pope After Francis :The Rebuilder -Yet Will There Be Change in The Re-Building?

After Pope Benedict’s resignation, everyone around the world was glued into the Vatican on 3/13/13 - a mystical kind of number ushering in a mystical carnivalesque kind of celebration, and a seemingly new beginning bringing together the past and the future with social »

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2013: Israel Showcases its Move Toward Diversity: Israel Crowns Its First Black Miss Israel and First Black Parliamentarian

2013: Israel Showcases its Move Toward Diversity: Israel Crowns Its First Black Miss Israel and First Black Parliamentarian

By now most of the world has heard the news or maybe not since this has received very limited global media attention outside of specific internet outlets, that Israel started 2013 on the path to a more inclusive Israel by electing Pnina Tamano-Shata as »

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