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Ghana Secondary Technical School North America Alumni Using 10th Anniversary To Raise Funds For Alma Mater

Ghana Secondary Technical School North America

The Ghana Secondary Technical School (GSTS) Alumni Association of North America celebrates its 10th Anniversary and Annual Convention with a Fundraising Dinner Dance on Saturday, July 22, 2017, starting at 6:30 pm at the Marriott Fairview Park in Falls Church, Virginia, United States (US). Attending the anniversary as a Special Guest is Commodore Steve Obimpeh (Rtd) of ’61 year group, former …

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Nigeria Jollof declared champion in first ever Washington DC Jollof Festival

Jollof Festival

On July 2, 2017, Ms. Atinuke Ogunsalu of Queensway Restaurant & Catering in Maryland, US, became the winner of the first ever Jollof Hackathon presented by I/O Spaces during Jollof Festival In Washington DC. The event was organized by Afropolitan Insights. Ms. Ogunsalu put skeptics to shame with her win and proved to all that Nigerians can indeed cook Jollof when …

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Ambassador Girma Birru of Ethiopia focus of the Washington Diplomat Ambassador Insider Series

Ambassador Girma Birru

On June 27, The Washington Diplomat newspaper proudly features Girma Birru, Ethiopia’s ambassador to the United States, as the focus of their next Ambassador Insider Series. Join the Diplomat’s news editor, Larry Luxner, at the Embassy of Ethiopia as he and Ambassador Birru discuss his Ethiopia’s economic, political and regional challenges, as well as Africa’s enduring importance to U.S. foreign policy. …

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Mayor Peter Bossman of Piran in Slovenia on TheAfricanDream.net

Peter Bossman

Peter Bossman is a Ghanaian-born Slovenian medical doctor and politician. He is currently serving as mayor of Piran, a city and municipality in Slovenian Istria in south-western Slovenia. Peter is a member of the centre-left Social Democrats party that defeated the incumbent mayor at the time, Tomaž Gantar, in the October 2010 mayoral election to become Slovenia’s and Eastern Europe’s first …

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Largest African fashion conference in Europe returns

African fashion

The Fashion Africa Conference returns to London on May 25 and 26, 2017. Hosted by the social Enterprise Africa Fashion Guide, there is no other African fashion conference of this scale outside of Africa which seeks to bring together international interest for industry opportunities on the continent. Coinciding with Africa Day, which began in 1963 to mark the formation of …

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