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Special Report: Ghanaians in Canada

Special Report: Ghanaians in Canada

By Kofi Akosah-Sarpong in Ottawa Daniel Tetteh Osabu-Kle(photo), 65, a former Ghana air force officer, is an associate political science professor at (...)

| October 2006 | 4003 views

JHR Partners with UNDEF

JHR Partners with UNDEF

By Alicia Filipowich Journalists for Human Rights’ Sierra Leone project is now a reality thanks to a new partnership with the United Nations (...)

| October 2006 | 1303 views

AfrikaDey Festival in Vancouver

AfrikaDey Festival in Vancouver

By Clement Apaak The African Heritage Society cordially invites you to participate in AfrikaDey Festival 2006. The festival will be on September 2nd at (...)

| August 2006 | 1293 views

Canada's Afrodizz

Canada’s Afrodizz

Gabriel Aldama has achieved the Fame-like dream of leaving music school to start a band. He’s the leader of Afrodizz, an eight-piece ensemble based (...)

| August 2006 | 621 views

Perdita Slows Down

Perdita Slows Down

Canada’s Perdita Felicien, the 2003 world champion in the 100-metre hurdles, sat out the Gaz de France Golden League meet last Saturday in Paris and (...)

| July 2006 | 1388 views

Larry Zolf on Multiculturalism

Larry Zolf on Multiculturalism

Veteran journalist and Canadian political expert Larry Zolf(photo) is a regular contributor to CBC News Online. Larry has been a critic, reporter, producer (...)

| June 2006 | 623 views

The New Canadians

The New Canadians

Commentary By Laura Carlin You’ve decided to change your life, move halfway around the world and start over. You may not speak the language of your (...)

| March 2006 | 566 views

Canada: Humanitarian Cases Risky

Canada: Humanitarian Cases Risky

By Guidy Mamann There are many foreigners in Canada who may not qualify for immigration to Canada but who are convinced that they can successfully become (...)

| February 2006 | 491 views

Letter to Dr. Moura Quayle

Letter to Dr. Moura Quayle

Clement Abass Apaak, an Archeology student from Ghana, is the president of the Simon Fraser University Student Society. In this letter to a Canadian deputy (...)

| February 2006 | 1077 views

Profile of Canada's New PM

Profile of Canada’s New PM

Stephen Harper himself would tell you he’s a prime example of policy over pizzazz. And after Canadians gave his Conservatives a minority government (...)

| January 2006 | 487 views

Nigerian Immigrant Wins Award

Nigerian Immigrant Wins Award

Daniel Igali, a Nigerian immigrant and professional wrestler, is among a number of graduates that have been nominated and granted accomplishment awards by (...)

| January 2006 | 445 views

Long Journey to Burnaby Mountain

Long Journey to Burnaby Mountain

By Stuart Colcleugh. Panther Kuol fled war-torn Sudan as a boy and spent 13 years in a Kenyan refugee camp before becoming an SFU student this fall (...)

| January 2006 | 395 views