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Directorial debut Walk With Me by Kwame Asante Ofori screens at AFRIFF

Kwame Asante Ofori

A documentary-short by Ghanaian film director Kwame Asante Ofori titled ‘Walk With Me‘, recently screened at the November 2018 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Nigeria where TheAfricanDram.net caught up with the producer to learn more about it. AFRIFF has annually held in Nigeria since 2010 and is a film festival that features award shows and film training classes. This year …

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Choral Extravaganza celebrates Ghana’s 61st Independence Anniversary in the US

Choirs of the Ghana Wesley United Methodist Church (GWUMC) of Woodbridge, and Alfred Street Baptist Church Trinity Choir (ASBCTC) of Alexandria, both respectively in Virginia, United States (US), treated music enthusiasts and members of the public to beautiful choral performances on March 3, 2018 at the Saint Paul Methodist United Church in Woodbridge, Virginia. Dubbed the ‘Choral Extravaganza For Ghana’s …

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Cojo Tee ​new music video AJOA​ satirize moral decay

New music video — Ajoa — according to Cojo Tee, is a “lyrical satire about some young women who indulge in short cuts to make a living by solely depending on their beauty to entice men with their physique and bodily curves.” The US based Ghanaian musician says such women risk getting impregnated without husbands, diseases or hopelessness. “My video Ajoa …

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Howard University Provost Anthony Wutoh 7th recipient of Bouchet Award

Howard University Provost Dr. Anthony K. Wutoh received the Edward Bouchet Legacy Award at Howard University Graduate School’s twelfth annual Bouchet Forum at on October 12, 2017. The honor was bestowed on the Provost at the University’s Interdisciplinary Research Building in Washington DC, United States (US). Dr. Wutoh who becomes the seventh recipient of the Edward Bouchet Legacy Award has led …

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Podcaster Emmanuel Gamor is ‘Unpacking Africa’ amid COVID-19 — listen

When I heard about Emmanuel Agbeko Gamor’s ‘Unpacking Africa‘ podcast I just had to crank up to a higher volume [pun intended] my expectation and anticipation for the potential genius content. I was excited to give this new podcast a listen not because I knew the host would deliver, but mainly because I’ve had the opportunity to see Mr. Gamor give off his best …

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Heroes of COVID-19: new Rocky Dawuni ‘Champion Arise’ video is positivity

Grammy-nominated reggae musician and activist Rocky Dawuni of Ghana has a new single out amid Covid-19 that is accompanied by a visually appealing music video and titled “Champion Arise” from his current and seventh studio album, Beats of Zion. In an interview from Ghana, Rocky told TheAfricanDream.net that his desire is for people who listen to Champion Arise or watch …

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Drolor Bosso Adamtey I opens up to TheAfricanDream.net in a candid interview

When TheAfricanDream.net asked Drolor Bosso Adamtey I (the first) about his source of inspiration when beginning his work, he responded: “The words and actions of my parents; pointing me to the future greatly inspired me. Additionally, I am inspired when I see the vulnerable population, especially those marginalized and poor being denied their fundamental human rights.”  Drolor Bosso Adamtey I, …

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Heroes of COVID-19: South Africa’s Don Dada and daughter fight pandemic

In this 3rd edition of series ‘Heroes of COVID-19‘ on TheAfricanDream.net we chanced upon a special YouTube series hosted by South African musician Don Dada and his Daughter Hayze aka PRETYGUUURRL titled Don Dada Chronicles of #COVID-19 #LOCKDOWN. As many artists reel across the globe from the shock of canceled events and wondering how to survive COVID-19 challenges, Multi-platinum Reggae and Hip-Hop …

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