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The great Papa Wemba bows out

The great Papa Wemba bows out

One of Africa’s top musicians, the great Papa Wemba suddenly passed on in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire, last Saturday while performing onstage at an (...)

by Gibril Koroma | April 2016 | 1801 views

Desmond Swayne visits Ghana

Desmond Swayne visits Ghana

UK Minister of State for International Development, Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP, is visiting the West African country of Ghana this week to further bilateral (...)

| April 2016 | 1599 views

Who or what killed my sister in Liberia?

Who or what killed my sister in Liberia?

Commentary Who are what killed my sister in Liberia? An anniversary and reflection on her last days. By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, Monrovia, Liberia. (...)

| March 2016 | 2882 views

AU chairperson condemns Brussels attacks

AU chairperson condemns Brussels attacks

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has strongly condemned what she called "the despicable attacks at the (...)

| March 2016 | 1484 views

The coup that set Ghana and Africa 50 years back

The coup that set Ghana and Africa 50 years back

By Charles Quist-Adade, Vancouver, Canada. Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah (pictured) wanted to industrialize Ghana within a generation and everything was on (...)

| March 2016 | 2125 views

Dual Citizenship in Liberia: An opposing view

Dual Citizenship in Liberia: An opposing view

Dual citizenship in Liberia: An opposing view By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, USA. Dual citizenship for born and bred Liberians in the (...)

| February 2016 | 3832 views