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George Floyd S Brother Addresses The Un Human Rights Council On June

United Nations Human Rights Council Holds Session on Racism in the United States

In the aftermath of demonstrations across the country and abroad, the international body wants to assist in the eradication of discrimination and oppression “We beseech...
Atlanta Wendy S Turned Into Memorial For Rayshard Brooks Gunned Down By White Cop

Ballots, Bullets and the African American Struggle in Georgia

Continuing problems with voter suppression and the brutal execution of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta highlights racism and national oppression in the contemporary South “This is...
New York City Police Aggressively Attack Demonstrators

Defunding and Dismantling the Police Being Fiercely Debated in the United States

Amid the national unrest law-enforcement has been documented committing further acts of misconduct and brutality Since the videotaped violent murder of African American George Floyd...
Australian Reporter Attacked By Us Federal Police

13 Killed and 9,300 Arrested as United States Attempts to Halt National Unrest

More than 20,000 National Guard deployed in 29 states along with thousands more local, federal and military troops cannot quell the anger of African...
Protesters gather at the scene where George Floyd, an unarmed Black man, was pinned down by a police officer kneeling on his neck before later dying in hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the US [Eric Miller/Reuters]

Outrage Mounts Over Racist Police and Vigilante Killings

African Americans continue to be systematically profiled and executed by law-enforcement agencies and bigoted whites creating a volatile situation across the United States Four Minneapolis...
African Americans And The Coronavirus In Detroit

Detroit on the Frontline in Battle to End COVID-19 Pandemic

Majority African American and working class city at the center of the outbreak More than 2,000 people working in the healthcare industry have reportedly tested...
Nashville mass demonstration in April 1960 led by Diane Nash and John Lewis

Mass Student Movement in the United States Began Six Decades Ago

1960 marked the initiation of the sit-in movement demanding an end to legalized segregation On February 1, 1960, four African American students from North Carolina...
File photo taken on Dec. 28, 2002 shows former Kenyan President Daniel arap Moi (front) inspecting the guard of honor in Nairobi, Kenya. Moi passed away at the age of 95 on Tuesday morning at the Nairobi Hospital in the presence of his family, President Uhuru Kenyatta said. (Xinhua/Xu Xianhui)

Kenya’s late president Moi to be buried Wednesday next week

Kenya's second President Daniel arap Moi who passed away on Monday at the age of 95 will be laid to rest next week at...

Nigeria to experience longer rainy season in 2020

Nigeria is likely to experience longer period of rainy season in 2020, compared to 2019, a senior official with the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency...
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WBO Africa Champion Patrick Allotey to face GBA Disciplinary Committee on Wednesday, February 7

WBO Africa super welterweight champion, Patrick Allotey aka Arrow who assaulted an Asante Kotoko fan, Michael Siaw Agyemang at the Accra Sports Stadium on...
Wahala Entertainment Media Studio

Wahala Entertainment Media Studio To Be Outdoored On Wednesday

The ultra modern Wahala Entertainment Media Studio will be launched on Wednesday January 15, 2020 evening from 5pm at the exotic Zen Garden inside...
Lady Jay Latest Video Launch

Lady Jay Latest Video Launch on Wednesday at Zen Garden

Wahala Entertainment will on Wednesday January 15, 2020 evening host a media launch to release the latest video of top sensational female entertainer and...
Sudan Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok

Sudanese Transitional Government Faces Profound Challenges

Administration holds discussions seeking to resolve conflict and normalize relations with the West Interim Prime Abdallah Hamdok of the Republic of Sudan visited the United...
Women Sports Associations of Ghana

WOSPAG Leadership Workshop On Wednesday

The Women Sports Associations of Ghana (WOSPAG) is organising a workshop for women in sports leadership at the Media Center, Accra Sports Stadium...
Chicago Teachers Strike during October 2019

Chicago Teachers Union Ratifies Contract in the Aftermath of 11 Day Strike

81% of members of the CTU voted in favor of deal with the city Chicago educators on November 16 approved by a wide margin the...
Detroit facial recognition spying comes under scrutiny by the public (Metro Times graphic).

Detroit Struggle to End Facial Recognition Spying Continues

City Council to take up issue amid broad opposition After a long-delayed vote by the Detroit Board of Police Commissioners (DBOPC), a resolution to essentially...

International Maritime Hospital holds free breast screening

The International Maritime Hospital (IMaH) on Wednesday, commenced its series of free breast cancer screening for residents of Tema in line with the breast...
Boris Johnson

British PM Boris Johnson to make ‘final’ Brexit offer

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make his "final" offer Wednesday for a "fair and reasonable compromise" to get Britain out of the European...
WaCA mining

10th West & Central Africa Mining Summit opens in Accra Wednesday

The 10th West & Central Africa (WaCA) Mining Summit & Expo 2019 will open here tomorrow in Accra, Ghana. The two-day Summit will...
WISA/OMY TV 2019 Achievers Awards

WISA/OMY TV 2019 Achievers Awards Launch on Wednesday

The launch of the 2019 edition of the Women In Sports Association (WISA) Achievers Awards comes on at the Media Center of the Accra...
Sudan Constitutional Declaration signed by Transitional Military Council and Force for Freedom and Change Photo by Al Jazeera

Sudanese Constitutional Declaration Leaves Out Key Political Forces

Factions within military accused of attempted coups while reports of purge of “Islamists” continue Members of the Sudanese Professional Association (SPA), a leading organization within...
Ethiopia General Seare Mekonnen was killed in coup attempt on June 22, 2019

Attempted Coup in Ethiopia Illuminates the Fragility of Modern African States

Military chief of staff and other regional officials are assassinated in bid to replace prime minister’s government Africa’s second most populace state was the scene...
Anc President Cyril Ramaphosa Sworn In As Head Of State In The Republic Of South Africa May

African National Congress Maintains Majority in Recent Elections

Ruling party has been the dominant political force for a quarter century South Africans voted overwhelmingly on May 8 for the ruling African National Congress...
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa And First Lady Auxilia At His Inauguration After Winning The July National Election

Imperialism Continues the Economic Strangulation of Zimbabwe

Despite reforms and overtures to the West, sanctions continue Amid power outages, fuel shortages and currency devaluation, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe is...
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President Akufo-Addo to Tour New Regions

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will start a five-day tour of some of the new regions on Wednesday, April 10, to gain first-hand knowledge...
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (c) Kensington Palace

Duchess Meghan and Prince Harry Surprise People in London

The 34-year-old royal delivered an empowering speech at WE Day UK before surprising the audience at the SSE Arena, Wembley, in north London, by...
Photo taken on Sept. 15 shows the general outside view of the National Theatre of Ghana in downtown Accra, Ghana. As a landmark in Accra, the National Theatre of Ghana that was completed in 1992, was built under loans by Chinese government. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

Tickets Begin to Sell for Wednesday’s Araminta Play at the National Theatre

The National Theatre of Ghana will open tickets sales for the much-awaited play titled "Araminta! Harriet Tubman Lives’’ on Wednesday, February 20, from 12:00...
African woman tortured by John Kimber who was acquitted of murder by British courts in 1792

Anti-Slavery Campaigns in Britain and Their Impact on the Formation of the United States

The leaders of the 18th century separatist movement from England were not motivated by a genuine desire for freedom and equality If the so-called American...
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Kumasi Asante Kotoko SC Up for Wednesday’s Zesco Test

Kumasi Asante Kotoko SC, Ghana’s sole participants in this year’s Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) Confederations Cup competition, would seek to make amends in...
Baba Yara Stadium ? Venue for the congress

More Public Support Needed for Wednesday Clash

The fan base of the porcupine warriors nationwide have responded well to management’s declaration of “Let’s fill Baba Yara Stadium”. The campaign is to fill...