Diaspora

Ghana initiates Decade of African Renaissance 2020-2030

Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, on Thursday, announced in Accra that a 10-year programme, called the “Decade of African Renaissance 2020-2030” has been initiated to grow Ghana’s tourism industry. She said the programme would showcase the potential of Ghana’s tourism industry and consolidate its Diaspora engagement. The Minister made the announcement, while answering a question from Mr Samuel …

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Embassy of Ghana in US collaborates with Sonnie Badu for virtual concert

The Embassy of Ghana in the US has collaborated with UK-based Ghanaian Gospel singer, Sonnie Badu, to organize a virtual concert for Ghanaians. Sonnie Badu (PhD) in photo courtesy Rock Hill Church Sonnie will be joined by a host of other celebrated acts from the Ghana gospel circles like Joe Mettle at the concert dubbed “Ghana Unites Against Covid-19” which will be …

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Senghane Dominique Dieng and AfriScarves unifying Africa and the world

Senghane Dominique Dieng, AfriScarves CEO Sports, especially football is a game enjoyed all over Africa. The love for the game is not just with the play for the African but also the support and even the business that comes with it. Today, from the horse’s own mouth, an African sporting entrepreneur, Senghane Dominique Dieng shares with TheAfricanDream.net the inside story …

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Heroes of COVID-19: Peter Yeboah the Respiratory Therapist

On April 12 of 2020, I started the Heroes of COVID-19 publication in partnership with TheAfricanDream.net website. The first publication on that website by Oral Ofori featured Dr. Michael McCarthy of Sinel Specialist Hospital. This second publication will be on Peter Yeboah who is a respiratory therapist. As the world faces this dark period with the mysterious COVID-19 illness ravaging the …

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South African Airways Repatriates Stranded South Africans From Miami amid COVID-19

South African Airways (SAA), repatriated over 300 South African citizens on April 14, 2020 aboard a specially planned charter flight from the Miami International Airport (MIA) to South Africa. This flight, chartered by Workaway International, operated with SAA’s new state-of-the art flagship Airbus A350-900 aircraft, departed Miami on Tuesday evening en route to Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Workaway International …

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What is The African Diaspora Development Institute about?

The African Diaspora Development Institute (The ADDI) is an entity that was born out of the realization that there is no one stop shop for everything African. Business Communities around the world, African Diaspora, or people interested in African tourism have to visit 55 African countries in order to find out information about Africa. There’s definitely a need for a …

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Tema Choir USA rekindles Hope in Assisted Living Facilities With Music

Singing at nursing homes is one of the many activities that can provide joy, peace, and healing to the residents. For this reason Mr. Ebenezer Allotey a renowned choir director is spearheading an ambitious initiative to explore how music and singing can feature regularly in assisted living facilities across the United States (US). The formation of Tema Choir USA (TC-USA) …

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