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Life In the Land of ROPAD

Life In the Land of ROPAD

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong ,Accra ,Ghana Ghana’s parliament appears to be in permanent atrophy. The issue of whether (...)

| February 2006 | 6733 views

Kwame Nkrumah: 40 Years after the Coup

Kwame Nkrumah: 40 Years after the Coup

By Zubairu Wai, Toronto, Canada 40 years ago on this day, the African revolution suffered its greatest setback when “Dark Days” descended on (...)

| February 2006 | 811 views

Can Mama Ellen Deliver Liberty to Liberia?

Can Mama Ellen Deliver Liberty to Liberia?

Tajudeen Abdul Raheem Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was sworn in recently as President of Liberia. Tajudeen Abdul Raheem wishes her well in what promises to be a (...)

| February 2006 | 382 views

"I Saw Dictatorship First-hand"---Blewu

"I Saw Dictatorship First-hand"---Blewu

One of Ghana’s foremost human rights activists, journalist Bright Blewu recently spoke at an orientation session for Journalists for Human Rights (...)

| February 2006 | 402 views

New Bond Girl is from Zimbabwe

New Bond Girl is from Zimbabwe

It is not a common thing for an African girl to make it big in the international film industry. But it seems the spell has been broken when the Zimbabwean (...)

| February 2006 | 788 views

Abidjan: Security Concerns Mount

Abidjan: Security Concerns Mount

Reacting to ongoing threats against United Nations personnel in volatile Côte d’Ivoire, Secretary-General Kofi Annan today urged the Security (...)

| February 2006 | 341 views

Nigerian Boy's Death: Murder Trial Heats Up

Nigerian Boy’s Death: Murder Trial Heats Up

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief. New clues leading to the killers of murdered Nigerian teenager Damilola Taylor have been unearthed by London (...)

| January 2006 | 536 views

More Bloodshed in Darfur

More Bloodshed in Darfur

Reacting to growing bloodshed in the strife-torn Darfur region of Sudan, United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today called on all parties to respect (...)

| January 2006 | 387 views

Cote d'Ivoire: Soccer Offers Temporary Peace

Cote d’Ivoire: Soccer Offers Temporary Peace

By Abu B. Shaw, London Vanguard Bureau Chief Peace has eluded the people of Cote d’Ivoire despite everything the international community has done (...)

| January 2006 | 474 views

Rufaa Launches Track Solution

Rufaa Launches Track Solution

Press Release NY, January 21, 2006 - Rufaa.com leading provider of value-driven business intelligence solutions, today announced the pre-launching of (...)

| January 2006 | 470 views