Oral Ofori

Oral Ofori is Founder and Publisher at www.TheAfricanDream.net, a digital storyteller and producer, and also an information and research consultant.

HOW TO PROTEST ONLINE USING DIGITAL MARKETING TACTICS

Protesting has always been a way to make change, whether it’s taking to the streets, no longer supporting a company, or protesting through art or online. Throughout the recent Black Lives Matter protests, which increased in momentum following the death of George Floyd, online protesting has grown in popularity. One of the reasons for that is COVID-19. People are cautious …

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Football lovers in Ghana & Africa to confidently navigate game with Kaazi

It is estimated that every year some 15,000 African football players are trafficked with the hope of signing professional contracts in Europe, oftentimes such hopes are dashed as they fizzle into illusions and abuse according to Kaazi, a new startup founded by Nana Yaw Oppong-Mensah, that wants to help football players in Ghana and Africa to connect to clubs safely and professionally with no …

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Abeiku Santana — an epitome in celebration of Ghanaian media excellence

In celebration of professional excellence today, this piece shines the light of recognition on one man who has undoubtedly contributed heavily to the Ghanaian media landscape. We are looking at the life of a multiple-award-winning Chartered media practitioner with a distinguished career spanning over two decades and achievements in many other fields of endeavor — Mr. Gilbert Abeiku Aggrey, popularly …

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3 things we learned from the Orlando Pride’s draw against North Carolina

The Orlando Pride rounded out their run in the Challenge Cup with a scoreless draw on the road against North Carolina Saturday. Here are three things we learned from the match: © Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel The Orlando Pride have one of the strongest front lines in the NWSL, highlighted by Alex Morgan (13), Marta and Sydney Leroux. But that front …

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Ded Buddy (QWECi) set to Release the AFRO KING ALBUM

Super talented cross-genre R&B, Soul, Pop, and Edm act Ded Buddy who is also known as QWECi is set to finally release his much-awaited Afro King Album in May 2021. Sources close to the New York-based Ghanaian musician revealed that the initial plan was to release an EP, but QWECi’s team decided to go with an album as his fans …

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China’s Belt/Road Initiative invests in African infrastructure, military & police

China’s military base in Djibouti isn’t the only sign of increasing Chinese security engagement in Africa. Although analysts typically see China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)as a global investment and economic growth program, these projects also may facilitate increased Chinese security cooperation with participating nations. By early 2021, 140 countries worldwide had signed more than 200 BRI cooperation agreements — essentially frameworks for Chinese companies …

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Rugby Africa drop-kicks #AfricaAsOne with launch of special women’s event

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, April 29, 2021/ — In the spirit of uniting Africa through sport, Khaled Babbou The President of Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com) officially launched the #AfricaAsOne campaign, which has set off to echo support for all of Africa’s representatives, taking African Rugby to the international field of play. Speaking on the freshly cut green, he emphasised Rugby Africa’s commitment …

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Palearsi Couture providing safety and fashion amidst pandemic

Mwansa M. Changwe has shown up in 2020 as a true Renaissance Woman. She is an African Dancer, Fashion Entrepreneur, Business Woman and proud graduate from the University of the District of Columbia in the United States (US) — and she has also found ways to make people look and while staying fashionable despite the novel coronavirus. According to TheAfricanDream.net …

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Book Review — ‘My Footprints in Ghana’s Black Gold’ by Dr. A Ofori Quaah

Book: My Footprints in Ghana’s Black GoldNumber of Pages: 358Author: Dr. A Ofori QuaahTheme: Memoir/Ghana oil industryPublished by: Independently PublishedReviewed by: TheAfricanDream.net Back in the 1970s and 80s, there were various myths and fairy tales about the presence or absence of commercial quantities of oil and gas in the basins of Ghana, and this book by Dr. A Ofori Quaah published in July of 2019 …

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US State Department: Young African Leaders Initiative

Washington, DC (STL.News) — The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is the U.S. Government’s signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders.  Since 2010, YALI has graduated more than 24,000 alumni from the Mandela Washington Fellowship exchange program and its four Regional Leadership Centers (RLCs) located across the continent, while membership in the online YALI Network community numbers …

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