Ghana

By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2014
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by Rachel Strohm As the 20th anniversary of the start of the Rwandan genocide approaches on April 7, people who don’t usually pay much attention to African politics will be seeing two main types of commemorative stories about the country.  The first will focus on the incredible progress that Rwanda h...
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Mar 27th, 2014
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By Farouk Martins Aresa faroukomartins@aim.com It is not history; Africans must give space to Africans to excel. Many African leaders cared more about dignity of the black race for economic and social survival. Someone is needed right now to manage and channel endowed brains to greatness and respect ...
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Mar 26th, 2014
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Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) has shortlisted five coaches from the list of 27 applicants that applied for the national team coaching position. The biggest surprise was the exclusion of Tom Saintfiet who formerly coached Walia and Serbian Petrovic who had earlier been rated as favourites. Repor...
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Feb 26th, 2014
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Polly McCourt, 39, explains how she tried to hail a cab on the Upper East Side but it was too late and she gave birth to baby Ila on the sidewalk on Monday A mother who gave birth on a Manhattan sidewalk described her baby’s dramatic arrival – and how one impatient New Yorker pinched [......
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Feb 26th, 2014
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Judges accused the defendants of inciting violence against the army and police An Egyptian court has sentenced 26 people to death for founding a “terror group” with the aim of attacking ships using the Suez Canal. Judges said the men were also accused of manufacturing missiles and explosi...
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Feb 26th, 2014
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Lawyer and the immediate past Executive Director of the Danquah Institute, Gabby Otchere-Darko, has criticized President John Mahama’s plan to introduce free education in senior high schools in the country. In a series of Facebook posts Wednesday, Gabby said the Mahama administration’s de...
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Feb 26th, 2014
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A leading member of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa has said Ghana retrogressed and stagnated during the two-decade rule of former President Jerry John Rawlings. According to Prof Akosa, Mr. Rawlings failed to use his 19-year rule to make a difference in the de...
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Feb 26th, 2014
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Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 22 The two men who murdered soldier Lee Rigby are being sentenced at the Old Bailey. Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 22, ran the soldier down before hacking him to death in Woolwich last year. The pair were convicted of the murder in Decembe...
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Feb 26th, 2014
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The Inter-Party Advisory Council of Nigeria (IPAC), on Wednesday in Abuja, disagreed with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the sequence of the 2015 general elections timetable.The Chairman of IPAC, Dr Yunusa Tanko, made the position of the council known at a meeting betw...
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Feb 26th, 2014
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The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) in Yola on Wednesday said it would continue with its six months old  strike unless the Federal Government met its demands. ASUP National Public Relations Officer, Clement  Chirman, told newsmen it was unfortunate that the Federal Government ha...