February 10, 2016

Western Union Honors Veterans

Fee Free: On Wednesday, November 11, the company will offer ALL customers the opportunity to make qualifying U.S. domestic money transfers—and transfers to and from U.S. military bases around the world where Western Union has a retail Agent location–free of charge in honor of veterans and active service members. This offer is available only at … [Read more...]

Corruption has always been a national disease – Asantehene

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has advised individuals engaged in corrupt acts in the judicial service to be wise, because the ‘end time’ is near for them. Addressing the annual Ghana Bar Association (GBA) conference in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region, the Asantehene said Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ exposé must be a wake-up call to officials engaged … [Read more...]

Back to her roots – Seychelles-born Ghanaian princess returns after more than 60 years

(Seychelles News Agency) - In almost a hundred years since the banished King Prempeh I of the Ashanti returned to Ghana from exile in the Seychelles archipelago, connections between the two African nations seem to have remained strong through the late King's descendants. The great grand-daughter of King Prempeh, Princess Molly Germaine Prempeh, … [Read more...]

A Sister City Welcomes a Ghanaian Cultural Event

Dr. Kofi A. Boateng, Mount Vernon, NY has a population of 67,000 and is strategically located just north of New York City via the Bronx. The population is predominantly African-American and its mayor, Mr. Ernest Davis, does not hesitate to show his affinity for Africa and for Ghana in particular. As such, he has established a sister-city … [Read more...]