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2008 BBPA Harry Jerome Award Winners

2008 BBPA Harry Jerome Award Winners

The Black Business and Professional Association (BBPA) proudly unveiled the 2008 winners for the 26th Annual BBPA Harry Jerome Awards during a press (...)

| March 2008 | 1815 views

SALNAM intensifies assistance to Sierra Leone

SALNAM intensifies assistance to Sierra Leone

In a bid to uplift the technological and educational standard of students in various institutions of learning in Sierra Leone, members of the executive, (...)

| March 2008 | 1268 views

Does it Really Matter?

Does it Really Matter?

Commentary By Randolph Gorvie, Winnipeg, Canada. Does it really matter whether the Sierra Leonean community, a small community among a group of smaller (...)

| March 2008 | 1485 views

Muhammad Yunus at UBC March 14

Muhammad Yunus at UBC March 14

“I congratulate Vancity in Canada for providing access to microcredit loans for low income entrepreneurs and new Canadians who have challenges with (...)

| March 2008 | 1051 views

Meet Canada's Honorary Consul in Sierra Leone

Meet Canada’s Honorary Consul in Sierra Leone

Many Sierra Leoneans living in Canada do not know that their adopted country has a consul in Sierra Leone. We at the Vanguard did not know either until (...)

| February 2008 | 1421 views

Stanford Amofa's Canadian experience

Stanford Amofa’s Canadian experience

Africans living in Canada face a lot of problems like immigrants all over the world.Some have been able to overcome those problems and lead a very happy (...)

| February 2008 | 849 views

Diversity Celebrations Expand in the Valley

As Abbotsford grows as a city, so does its diverse community. Residents of the city feel that the time has come for a formal recognition of Black History (...)

| February 2008 | 920 views

Black History Market, Vancouver, Canada

Black History Market, Vancouver, Canada

Centre of Integration for African Immigrants /CIAI Centre d’Intégration pour Immigrants Africains /CIIA 640 Clarkson Street, New Westminster, BC, (...)

| February 2008 | 1410 views