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Ghanaian-British politician wins seat in British Parliament

The just ended 2019 UK elections has seen Ghanaian-British politician, Abena Oppong-Asare win a seat in the British Parliament. Ms. Oppong-Asare’s feat emulates that of Adam Afriyie, Sam Philip Gyimah, and Kwasi Alfred Addo Kwarteng. Her capture of the Labour Party’s stronghold, Erith and Thamesmead makes her the first female Ghanaian-British MP in the UK. Long-serving MP, Teresa Pearce, stepped down prior to …

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Jagonzy picks Promoter of the Year award at 2019 Eastern Music Awards

Julian Asiedu aka Jagonzy after winning Promoter of the Year award at the 2019 edition of the Eastern Music Awards organized by Hi5 Production/Empire is already busy working on his signature event dubbed ‘All Black Invasion’ party in four different cities in Ghana. Outstanding and hardworking artistes within the entertainment and event promotion and management circles of the Eastern Region …

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Cookie Tee picks TheAfricanDream.net for 2019 VOA tour in Washington DC

When Ghanaian radio/tv/event personality host Cookie Tee, known in real life as Shirley E. F. Tibilla took some time off to holiday in America, she chose to have Oral Ofori of TheAfricanDream LLC arrange her tour of the Voice of America (VOA) studios in Washington DC during which she also interacted with some staff members on December 8, 2019. Cookie …

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STEMi Makers Africa and US Consulate Lagos train 100 Educators in STEM

The United States (US) Consulate General in Lagos, Nigeria from November 26-29 this year collaborated with the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Innovation Makers Africa (STEMi Makers Africa) In a quest to cultivate a world-class STEM workforce by improving Educator’s competence with modern STEM Integrated tools. Participants and organizers at the STEMi event in Lagos Some 100 Educators from three …

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Government cancels December 17 Referendum

The Akufo-Addo Government has cancelled the December 17 national referendum which was meant to decide on an amendment of Article 55 (3) of the Constitution to enable political parties to sponsor candidates during local level elections. This was announced by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in a brief address to the nation on Sunday, December 1, 2019. The President attributed …

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How inspiration of Brandon Mkhululi Muchenje creates jaw-dropping pieces

Having no formal educational background in arts, Brandon Mkhululi Muchenje has grown to evolve an ability to use different art mediums like pens, pencils, and others to create different creative ideas that carry their unique messages in visually striking expressions. Brandon (right) pictured next to one of his pieces His journey started with the first major painting he did from …

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Former Ghana Ambassador To U.S. Dr. Kwame Bawuah-Edusei Launches Autobiography

Dr. Bawuah-Edusei speaking at the launch with his wife (seated right) and Ambassador Bridgewater looking on At a festive ceremony held at the Hilton Hotel in Springfield Virginia, physician, business executive, diplomat, and philanthropist H.E. Dr. Kwame Bawuah-Edusei launched his long-awaited autobiography – Thrived: Despite the Odds. The book is a harrowing tale of ups and downs through childhood, after he …

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Nigerian startup wins Jack Ma’s African Netpreneur prize

LifeBank, a Nigerian medical distribution startup founded by Mrs Temie Giwa-Tubosun has emerged the winner of the inaugural African Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) held on Saturday during the ‘Africa Business Heroes Show’ in Accra. The startup founded in 2015, beat 10 other startups from across Africa to win a $250,000 stake of a total $1million prize at stake for the …

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Join the dynamic Speaking Team at 2020 Ghana CFO Summit

The Ghana CFO Summit taking place on the 27-28 February 2020 brings together the brightest Chief Financial Officers (CFO) and senior finance professionals together to address modern challenges and find available technologies help to shape their businesses successfully. This 2-day important event will attract some 120 CFOs, CEOs and industry experts to discuss industry trends, catalyze the industry’s continuous growth and provide …

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Fiber optics innovator Dr Mensah of Ghana meets Chinese billionaire Jack Ma

Dr. Mensah an Internet Pioneer and Fiber Optics Innovator met with Chinese business magnate Jack Ma in Accra, Ghana at the first Netpreneur Prize Awards. Chinese billionaire Jack Ma initiated the Netpreneur Prize through his philanthropic organization — the Jack Ma Foundation — and four African partners with the purpose to award US$1 million annually for the next decade in …

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