May 5, 2016

Historical Meeting Between The Kingdom Of Ashanti And The Accompong Maroons In Jamaica

By Accompong Maroons - Colonel Ferron Williams returned back to the island this weekend with a delegation of Accompong Maroons whom he had led to the Kingdom of Ashanti, Ghana, for a historical meeting with the Asantehene. Maroon delegation from left to right: Timothy McPherson, Toni-Ann Williams, Cassandra Wall, Col. Ferron Williams, Opal … [Read more...]

Enstoolment of Asante Chiefs, Queenmothers in the Netherlands

Peacefmonline - Culture is dynamic and the Netherlands are privileged to have had firsthand experience of the Ghanaian culture when a group of queenmothers were outdoored. The Asantefuohemaa, Nana Ama Serwaa Nyarko ?, queenmother of Asantes in the Netherlands, in her traditional role as queenmother has nominated and enstooled Chiefs and … [Read more...]

Ghana Makes History with First Ever Flag Raising in Yonkers

Permanent Mission of Ghana to the United Nations The Ghana flag was for the first time raised in front of the Yonkers City Hall in New York to commemorate the 59th independence anniversary. It is the first ever by an African country in Yonkers. As part of the ceremony, a traditional invocation and incantation enlisting the support and … [Read more...]

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...]