Oral Ofori

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

Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II marks ‘Akwasidae’ in his Maryland home

His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene last Sunday celebrated Akwasidae with some of his chiefs and elders, together with many US-based Ghanaians, particularly members of the Asanteman Association in the US, at his residence in Maryland, United States of America (USA). Speaking at a ceremony of great picturesqueness and grandeur, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II stressed the need for …

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Houston Non-profit to establish World-Class Rehab Center in Ghana for Mentally ill

Clubhouse Ghana, a non-profit Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has disclosed its plans to establish a community-oriented Rehabilitation Center to help revamp and re-integrate Mental Healthcare delivery into the fabric of society. The Center, when completed next year, will open its doors to Recovered Patients / Clients; and provide them all with skills in carpentry, farming, cooking, bartending, masonry, plumbing, as well …

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Ghana’s central bank to partner German firm to pilot digital currency

GHANA’S central bank will partner with a German technology firm to commence the piloting of the proposed electronic currency from September, a release said Wednesday. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) said in a release it had signed an agreement with Giesecke + Devrient (G+D), the German firm, to implement the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) project ahead of the official …

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Abeiku Aggrey Santana takes Oral Ofori on a Heritage Tourism ride in Accra, Ghana

Early in August of 2021 Oral Ofori, Founder at TheAfricanDream.net had the privilege of being chauffeured by ace Ghanaian media personality Abeiku Aggrey Santana — AKA “Mr. Tourism” — around some parts of Accra, the capital city of Ghana, where they explored monuments that were hidden in plain sight. During the ride, Mr. Ofori discovered some of Ghana’s notable freedom …

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Old friends reconnect: Mrs. Kyei-Mensah shares how Le’Chi was Engineered

Teresa Mabel Kyei-Mensah or Abena as I affectionately called her when we were growing up has worked as a Project Manager in the past with her engineering background. She is currently a Business Support Services Manager for a Salt Mining Company in Ghana’s capital city Accra. The BSc Civil Engineering graduate of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology …

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Africa’s cargo drone summit deliberates last-mile delivery and partnership

The third edition of cargo drone virtual summit organised by Logistics Update Africa (LUA), one of the publications from the STAT Media Group, on July 29, dove deep into the cargo drone technology in Africa, where the technology is today, and what the future holds. Themed as ‘Drones bridging divides for delivering cargo in Africa’, the summit discussed the wastage …

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Edward Asare makes list of top 50 Ghanaian bloggers in 2021

Popular Ghanaian Blogger and Digital Marketer, Edward Asare has been named as one of the 2021 Top 50 Ghanaian Bloggers by Africa’s leading Rating & PR firm, Avance Media. Launched in 2018, the annual ranking seeks to recognize the contributions and efforts of Ghanaian bloggers who are redefining the country’s media and blogging industry. At an awards ceremony and soiree …

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Commemorative gold coin honoring Asante King of Ghana launch December

There will be a colorful traditional ceremony to officially launch the ‘Otumfuo Commemorative Gold Coins’ during the last Akwasidae festival of the year on December 12, 2021, at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi, Ghana — the citadel of the Asante Kingdom. The enviable honor, among other things, is especially in recognition of the enormous roles played by the Asantehene (Asante …

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Don Dada of South Africa and Jamaica’s Shav-A cover NO NO NO classic

Jamaican SHAV-A and South Africa based DON DADA unite to bring their rendition of a classic track in their new single titled “NO NO NO’ in a unique collaboration with G SHAV Music Productions. The track produced by GARY G and SLY DUNBAR is now available on all music platforms after its July 23, 2021 release. Presented by RUFF CUTT …

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