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Charlotte Appleton on making videos for Wiyaala

Charlotte Appleton

Noella Wiyaala finished work on a new music video for her song ‘Leno‘ which means ‘this Place‘. TheAfricanDream.net in a bid to find out more about this video caught up with Charlotte Appleton, the maker behind the Leno video and she tells us what it is like to work with Wiyaala. Charlotte Appleton has directed five videos for Wiyaala so far with …

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Dr. Thomas Mensah identifies paths to industrialize Africa

Dr. Thomas Mensah, the renowned scientist and inventor in Atlanta, USA, received the prestigious International Business Leadership (IBL) Award for 2015 from the African Leadership Magazine (ALM). This happened at the ALM’s annual awards event from November 11-12, 2015 at the Westin Atlanta Hotel on 7 Concourse Parkway, North East of Atlanta in Georgia, USA. Dr. Mensah who is the Chairman of Lightwave …

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A little about Nusɛ and the Worlasi behind it

So what the heck is this Nusɛ song and all that noise about it? Well, the noises had gotten too loud for #TheAfricanDream not to have heard about them already so we went straight to the source in our quest to comprehend it. Worlasi! Yes, that’s the name and voice behind Nusɛ. Nus3 is a mixtape according to Ebenezer Attoh of supremeRights record label …

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Organizers of historic Ghana-Canada friendly brief media

Ghana and Canada rekindle a historic soccer rivalry at the senior level during their October 13, 2015, clash at Washington DC in the United States. The million dollar question is, will the Canadian underdogs repeat history with another victory or will Ghana avenge the 2-1 defeat suffered during their first clash a little over 30 years ago? A desire to …

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Helping Wallingford and Ghana explore educational exchanges

Dear reader, I’d like to introduce you to my friend: her name is Julie Foss and she is the Assistant Principal of Wallingford Public Schools in the State of Connecticut (CT) USA. We crossed paths back in 2014 when I lived in CT and we had started work together on a program that seeks to explore the differences and similarities of …

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Kojo Rhyme unveils music video for hit single Arabian Nights

Ghanaian musician Kojo Rhyme; aka Bush Boy Kojo On July 18, 2015, Ghanaian afropop musician Kojo Rhyme released the video to his hit single Arabian Nights. The two and a half minute music video is produced and directed by Michael Marvin Kwofie, also known as Bra Shizzle; CEO of SH1 Studios in Ashaiman Ghana. Watch the video below or on …

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Veronica Tabi on why she’s contesting Miss Ghana USA 2015

Miss Ghana USA Pageant enters its 5th annual edition in 2015. This year’s event happens at the Alvin Ailey CitiGroup Theatre in New York on Saturday July 25, 2015. #TheAfricanDream editor Oral Ofori talked to Veronica Tabi; one of the contestants, to discover her reason for participating. Twenty-five year old Veronica popularly known as Akuaba Hemaa is a single mother …

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Music Producer DannyBeatz of Ghana speaks on his work and what inspires him

Daniel Owusu Agyapong is a Ghanaian music producer popularly known as DannyBeatz who initially emerged as a BeatBoxer but moved on to production when he realized his talents in creating good music. The use of computers in engineering audio beats slowly helped the young producer master his skills. As a result of his hard work and determination, the Afropop producer …

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I love boxers and wanted to be a nurse — Wiyaala

Wiyaala Shows off one of her awards Noella Wiyaala granted #TheAfricanDream an exclusive interview from her base in the port city of Tema in Ghana, where she talked about herself, music and plans for 2015. Wiyaala is a singer-songwriter who writes her own lyrics and classifies her genre as Afropop. Wiyaala is probably the only artiste in the world recording in the Sissala …

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