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Diaspora and Development

Diaspora and Development

By Daniel T. Osabu-Kle, Ottawa, Canada 200th Anniversary of Abolition Act. Your Excellency, moderator, invited guests, members of the Kilimanjaro (...)

| May 2007 | 674 views

Ex-President Chiluba of Zambia in Boiling Water

Ex-President Chiluba of Zambia in Boiling Water

By Patrick Hassan-Morlai,London. The man, who ruled the landlocked southern African Republic of Zambia from November 2, 1991 to January 2, 2002, Frederick (...)

| May 2007 | 763 views

The Rumour of a U.S Military Base in Ghana

The Rumour of a U.S Military Base in Ghana

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong argues that the rumour of Washington setting up a military base in Ghana, if true, is part of the broader network of bases Washington (...)

| May 2007 | 757 views

Darfur Day Statement from British Government

Darfur Day Statement from British Government

Statement from the Foreign Secretary and Secretary of State for International Development for Darfur Day on Sunday 29 April. Once again people around the (...)

| April 2007 | 483 views

EU statement on the elections in Nigeria

EU statement on the elections in Nigeria

An EU realease today states that the EU presidency has noted with concern reports of irregularities and of the use of violence in some regions of (...)

| April 2007 | 3706 views

J.H Mensah"s New Development Vision

J.H Mensah"s New Development Vision

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong examines J.H. Mensah, President John Kufour’s development planning czar’s new “Made-in-Ghana” development (...)

| April 2007 | 588 views

Blair calls for action on "scandal" of Darfur

Blair calls for action on "scandal" of Darfur

According to a 10 Downing Street press release issued this week, Prime Minister Tony Blair(photo) says Britain is in favour of "tougher measures and (...)

| April 2007 | 1337 views

Report on African Civil Society Organizations

Report on African Civil Society Organizations

The African Civil Society Organizations’ Consultation on AU - EU Joint Strategy for Africa’s Development was held in Accra, Ghana, from 26 - 28 (...)

| April 2007 | 1810 views

Paapa Ankomah and Science Education in Ghana

Paapa Ankomah and Science Education in Ghana

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong writes on the call for science education in Ghana to be driven by Ghanaian and African norms, values and traditions, as Nigerian (...)

| April 2007 | 583 views

Sudan: Journalist Detained and Tortured

Sudan: Journalist Detained and Tortured

By Our Correspondent. The Sudanese authorities recently arrested a journalist working with Sudan Radio Service and released him five days later after (...)

| April 2007 | 472 views