April 17, 2014

Asantehene fights back tears at rousing welcome

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Myjoyonline - The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II was close to tears as he received a joyous welcome in Kumasi yesterday on his return from a trip to South Africa. Whilst on the trip he was rumoured to have joined his ancestors, a rumour that was denied by the Manhyia palace. Security personnel had a tough time controlling the crowd at the … [Read more...]

Non-Akans feel like outcasts in NPP – Ayikoi Otoo

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Radioxyzonline.com - Former Attorney General, Nii Ayikoi Otoo says non-Akan members of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) feel ostracised and sidelined in the party. He says the party’s non-Akan constituency feel they “don’t belong” in the NPP and has therefore advised the party to shed off the widely held perception that it is a … [Read more...]

Asanteman Rocks Cincinnati

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Felix Gyabaa-Mensah – Cincinnati, Ohio. The city of Cincinnati played host to the whole of Asanteman residents in North America for their annual Asante day and congress. This cultural event was held on the Labor Day weekend, Saturday August 31st to September 1st at the United Methodist Church auditorium on Kemper Road. This Asante day congress was … [Read more...]

Ghanaians bid farewell to Hannah Ayeh-Brachie

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THE CHRISTIAN JOURNAL - The tragic death of Hannah Ayeh-Brachie which shook the New York community on July 23 was finally laid to rest on Saturday August 31 after services were held at the Parkchester funeral home followed by a memorial church service at Living Faith International Church at Mount Vernon NY. That very evening the final funeral rite … [Read more...]