International

How Ghanaians in their 20s were employed by Russians to manipulate US elections

A CNN investigation has revealed how Russians, through a Ghanaian citizen, employed several persons as trolls with social media accounts, targeted at manipulating elections in the United States. The month-long investigation released by the international website revealed that sixteen Ghanaians, mostly in their 20s were employed by one Seth Wiredu running a small non-profit group […]

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AFRICA CASHLESS PAYMENT SYSTEMS CONFAB SEEK TO ATTRACT $5B INVESTMENT

All is set for 2020 edition of the famous African Cashless Payment Systems (ACPS) conference with the theme; Building a Cashless Africa. Slated to take place at Kempinski Hotel, Accra-Ghana which has tentatively been rescheduled to hold from May 31-June2, 2020. Speaking at the press launch of the upcoming conference, the communication director of the […]

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CONCERNED WOMEN GHANA  (CWG)

  A special day to women who have politically, economically, socially and culturally influenced the world.   IWD2020, “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights”.   CWG pledge our commitment to the fight against discrimination against the woman and  helping women gain full and equal participation in global development.   We salute all who in […]

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Nigeria’s president suspends Amnesty programme coordinator

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the suspension of the coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Charles Quaker Dokubo. Presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, said in a statement issued Friday that President Buhari had directed that the caretaker committee set up to review the programme should oversee the running of the programme henceforth with a view to […]

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Book on Kwame Nkrumah launched

A book detailing the works of the West African Nationalist Secretariat (WANS) formed by Dr Kwame Nkrumah to build a united movement throughout West Africa for independence has been launched in Accra. The 192- page book, titled Kwame Nkrumah and the Dawn of the Cold War: The West African National Secretariat (1945-48) sets the works […]

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President Nana Addo inaugurates Operation Vanguard just to offer protection to Chinese miners – NDC communicator alleges

  The Prestea Communication director of the National Democratic Congress, Mr. Kwame Acheampong Bonful Junior a.k.a Humble Lion has alleged that Operation Vanguard was set by the president to protect foreign nationals to engage in illegal mining.   He said the Operation vanguard has gone contrary to the task given to them to protect our […]

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South African Minister says she didn’t go to Switzerland but went to Geneva

South Africa’s Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has been ridiculed following a gaffe which suggested that the 42-year-old did not know that Geneva is a major city in Switzerland. Ms Ndabeni-Abrahams – who was seen as a rising star in government when President Cyril Ramaphosa appointed her to the cabinet in 2018 – has been under […]