Diaspora

‘Tour of Reconciliation’ with His Majesty King Tofa IX of Porto Novo — Benin

2019 represents a critical time in African American History and Culture. Four hundred years ago, the Transatlantic Slave Trade reached the shores of English speaking North America with the first ship transporting African People as its first set of “cargo”, for bondage and servitude. Several organizations, descendants, and diasporans across the globe have prepared ceremonies and tributes observing this year …

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Fiber optics expert Dr Thomas Mensah to receive 2019 GUBA Black Star award

Fiber optics expert Dr Thomas Mensah to receive 2019 GUBA Black Star award

The Founder of Silicon Valley of Ghana, and Fiber Optics Inventor, Dr. Thomas Mensah has been nominated to receive a Black Star Award for Technological Achievement in New York in September at the 2019 Guba Awards [Ghana UK Based Achievement]. Nominees for the United States edition of the GUBA Awards were announced on Thursday, July 11th at the press launch …

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Nominees for the GUBA Awards USA 2019 Announced At The United Nations

Nominees for the GUBA Awards USA 2019 Announced At The United Nations

Nominees for the United States edition of the GUBA Awards has been announced. The announcement took place on Thursday the 11th of July 2019 at the press launch held at the United Nations, New York. The press launch is a lead up to the awards which is scheduled to take place on Thursday the 26th of September, 2019, 6pm at The Pierre, …

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Sankofa Radio in the US wins 2019 best online radio award

Sankofa Radio, a Ghanaian-oriented radio station in the United States of America (USA) has been adjudged best online radio at the 2019 Ghana Entertainment Awards USA. Ghana Entertainments Awards (GEA) was established two years ago to showcase the achievements of Ghanaian creatives and entertainers who are excelling in their craft both within and outside Ghana. DJ RAS on the left …

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Dr. Cindy Trimm empowers 7th annual Woman of Character Conference

Woman of Character Conference

WOCC event flyer with some of the speakers The 7th annual 2-day Woman of Character Conference (WOCC) came to an end on June 8, 2019, after it kicked off at the Freedom High School in Woodbridge, Virginia (VA) in the United States (US). This year’s conference themed The Chayil Woman, started on the morning of June 7. Woman of Character Ministries, organizer …

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8yr-old Author Nicholas Buamah charms Ghana’s Ambassador to the US

Nicholas Buamah

“You can even sit in my chair at my desk,” said His Excellency (H.E.) Dr. Barfour Adjei-Barwuah, Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States to the 8yr-old-child-author Nicholas Buamah who was accompanied by his parents to pay a courtesy call on the Ambassador on Friday, June 7, 2019. They flew in from Snellville, Georgia (GA). In ‘the-hot-seat’ — Nicholas seated in …

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Engaging with the African Diaspora – June 2019 Webinar

African Diaspora

#TheAfricanDreamLLC is excited about this June 2019 webinar on the subject ‘Engaging with the African Diaspora‘ that features awesome speakers and subjects. Speakers for ‘Engaging with the African Diaspora’ Webinar You should not miss the ABP webinars!“Thanks, Africa Business Portal (ABP) for hosting the webinar today. It lived up to and surpassed all the expectations I had and there was …

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MOBA USA Holds Ground Breaking Annual Conference

Mfantsipim

When a group of old boys of Mfantsipim School domiciled in the United States (MOBA-USA) gathers for the third year running to raise funds for their school, over $50,000 in cash becomes an achievable amount geared towards their projected $100,000 MOBA-USA endowment fund. Martins Crosswinds in Greenbelt again hosted the fundraiser in the State of Maryland. Over this past Memorial …

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200+ African Americans to get Ghanaian citizenship

The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will grant Ghanaian citizenship to more than 200 members of the African-American-Caribbean Diaspora community residing in Ghana. The conferment of citizenship will take place next month. Mr Ato Afful (head of table), MD, GCGL, addressing the GTA delegation when it paid a courtesy call on him at the GCGL Head Office. The …

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Relocating to the Motherland? What to consider

If you didn’t make it to the panel discussion Kirsty Osei-Bempong, founder of MisBeee Writes spoke at on the topic, this post aims to furnish you with tips, tricks and some points to consider when decide to make that move. The event was organised by Ghanaian Londoners Founder Adwoa Agyemang on 16 May 2019. Kirsty Osei-Bempong in front of the …

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