Leaders of the G7 group of rich nations are meeting African heads of state for talks on the migrant crisis. The leaders of Tunisia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Niger and Nigeria have joined the second day of […]
West Africa’s dire travel situation remains a major impediment to the Economic Community of West African States’ (ECOWAS) attempts at economic integration within the sub-region, the BBC’s West Africa reporter, Umaru Fofana has noted. “ECOWAS […]
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has said that the lack of political will by African leaders’ to implement good policies is harming the continent. He indicated that most of Africa’s challenges persist “not because […]
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has paid glowing tribute to the leadership shown by Africa’s first female Head of State, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, five months to Liberia’s next presidential election. Having assumed the reins […]
Opinion: We Shouldn’t Allow Transference of Tribal Problems from North to South – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
This old Fadama bloody interethnic clashes between the Dagombas and the Konkombas at the Agbogbloshie Yam Market in our nation’s capital must be stopped immediately (See “Moving Us Won’t Solve Tensions – Old Fadama Residents […]
US president Donald Trump reportedly called Germans “bad, very bad” because of the US’ trade deficit with Germany. His comments came even as the European Commission had said that the EU and US would work […]
I have known about this problem of Ghanaian women seeking the proverbial greener pastures in the Middle-East, or the Arabo-Islamic world, in general, who often meet with wanton exploitation and sexual abuse for quite some […]
23 May 2017 | GENEVA – Today the Member States of WHO elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new Director-General of WHO. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was nominated by the Government of Ethiopia, and […]
At least 22 people, including children, were confirmed dead and up to 59 injured in a suspected terrorist attack in Manchester in the UK. The casualties came following an explosion at the Manchester Arena, a […]
Opinion: Sulemana Braimah Should Focus on More Progressive National Issues – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
Indeed, what is nauseating, if Mr. Sulemana Braimah, of the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA), were to ask me, is him doing absolutely nothing by way of demanding prompt and condign justice when former […]