Daily SunNigeria in Crisis: The paper that overthrew Gowon–AsioduDaily SunElder statesman and quintessential bureaucrat, Chief Phillip Asiodu was among the elite corps of permanent secretaries, dubbed (super perm secs) that held sway in the pre-and immediate post civil strife years in Nigeria. He was in the inner kitchen of ...
euronewsIslamist Militants Blamed for Deadly College Attack in NigeriaNew York TimesLAGOS, Nigeria — After herding the female students into a classroom, Islamist militants from the group Boko Haram fatally burned or shot dozens of male students in an attack late Monday on a state college in northeastern Nigeria, officials said on ...Horror in Nigeria: pupils burn to death in boarding school atta
Nigeria Defense Minister: Uprising SurmountableABC NewsNigeria's new defense minister says the country's northeastern Islamic uprising is "daunting but surmountable" and promises to make Nigeria safe. Retired Gen. Aliyu Gusau takes up his new post as the much-criticized military reports success in ...and more »
The GuardianNigeria violence: 'Our security forces area too outdated to meet these challenges'The GuardianPeople look at the wreckage of a car after two explosions killed at least 35 people in a stronghold of Boko Haram Islamists. Photograph: Afp/AFP/Getty Images. Theophilus Ilevbare. Public affairs commentator, writing in the Nigerian Daily Post. "The ...
The GuardianNigeria falls into 'a state of war' as Islamist insurgency ragesThe GuardianZakari Matazu had just got home when a deafening sound filled his ears and part of his wall cracked and fell to the floor, whipping up a cloud of dust. Then came another boom and his legs started shaking. "I walked outside my house, then I saw people ...Boko Haram violence hits healthcare in N
Ghana ranked ninth attractive tourist destination in AfricaCitifmonlinetourism Ghana shot up one spot in 2013 to become the ninth most attractive country in Africa to international tourists, according to a survey conducted by Bloom Consulting Country Brand Ranking for Trade and Tourism, considered the most comprehensive ...
CNN InternationalGhana: Keeping one of Africa's stars of democracy shiningCNN International(CNN) -- Accra, March 6 1957. Tens of thousands of rejoicing people flood the streets of the city center. Shouts of "freedom, freedom" fill the air as men, women and children sing and dance, celebrating the birth of a new state and the beginning of a ...and more »
Ghana Marks 57th Independence Anniversary: Community CelebratesThe Charlottesville NewsplexGhana's official Independence Day is March 6th, but that was on a weekday, so the party was pushed back to the weekend. Saturday night's bash featured plenty of music, dancing and authentic Ghanaian food. Several of Charlottesville's local leaders ...and more »
Politicians beware: Ghana yesterday, today, and tomorrow!!GhanaWebMy good friends, the discourse on our national affairs is full of interesting peculiarities. Those of us who have chosen to do the yeoman's job of raising pertinent issues for comment are clearly aware of the implications and won't lose any sleep ...and more »
Kyeiwaa accused of disgracing Ghana.GhanaWebGhanaian local actress, Rose Mensah popularly known as Kyeiwaa has been accused by Isaac Rockson, Public Relations Officer for Kumawood and Akoben Movie Awards of disgracing Ghana. At a press conference held in Kumasi by Mr. Paul Adjei of Paul ...and more »