Ghana had a historic visit by the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II in 1961 after the country attained independence. The man in charge at that time was Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.  Below are rare photos and video of the visit. 1. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum Photos   2. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum Photos   3. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum Photos   4. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum Photos   5. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum Photos   6. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum Photos   7. Photo: Ian Berry/Magnum P...
A son of Ama Ghana is shinning BRIGHT! This is Edward Enninful. The fashion and creative director of W Magazine. A post shared by Edward Enninful, OBE (@edward_enninful) on Jan 21, 2017 at 7:25am PST   He has been named the new editor in chief of British Vogue, making him the first man and the first black editor of the publication. He will be replacing Alexandra Shulman in August of this year. BREAKING: @Edward_Enninful confirmed as new British Vogue editor https://t.co/7LLGrxswiN pi...
JALANDHAR: For young Indians from disadvantaged, low-caste backgrounds, singer Ginni Mahi was an inspiration, one of their own defying ancient prejudices through her infectious brand of "Dalit-pride" pop anthems. But it wasn't until an outbreak of horrific violence against Dalits last year that Mahi emerged as an icon, her music the soundtrack for protesters demanding a better life for their long-persecuted community, formerly known as "untouchables". "What is ther...
This is Abraham Attah, a young Ghanaian actor. Ready for The Oscars. Thank you @toms and @dolceandgabbana #beastsofnonation #netflix A post shared by Abraham Attah (@abraham.attah) on Feb 28, 2016 at 2:01pm PST   Abraham broke into the movie scene with his maiden role in the award-winning movie, Beast of No Nation. Netflix   The 16-year-old actor performed brilliantly and won several awards for his effort in the movie. #Oscars #beastsofnonation #netflix It is such an ho...
Okyeame Kwame is Ghana’s rap doctor. Photo: OkyeameKwame/facebook   Kwame Nsiah-Apau, the Ghanaian musician popularly known as Okyeame Kwame has received the highest civilian honour from H.E. Barack Obama’s Presidential Volunteer Service Award. Photo: OkyeameKwame/facebook   The Ghanaian artiste received the award in Ohio in the United States of America. Photo: OkyeameKwame/facebook   Dr. Pauline Key presented the award to Okyeame Kwame on behalf of the former president of the...
They say all mothers are the same around the world, but a Ghanaian mother is not your average mother. You’ll be amazed at what makes a Ghanaian mother proud. Check them out below. 1. Fight in school. When a fight breaks out in school and your neighbour’s get letters about their kids but she doesn’t. She will be smiling all day knowing she’s won the gossip battle.   2. No Pregnancy accusation. When nobody comes to your house claiming you got their daughter pregnant....
Ghana is blessed with a lot of resources and very hardworking women. Ghanaian women are just amazing, they’ll do everything to make some money for the home. These pictures show all their hustle and we love them. 1. When you were fooling in school, your mum had to practically haggle prices in the sun just to make sales to cater for your education. Photo: BrytFmOnline   2. And this…she had to make sure her stuff were well organised. Photo: Broadly-Images   3. The hustle is r...
This is His Excellency John Dramani Mahama. The Aare Atolase of Offa Kingdom. Great honour by the Olofa of Offa Kingdom. #FlashBackFriday #JDM #Ghana #ECOWAS #Africa A post shared by H.E. John Dramani Mahama (@dramani_mahama1) on Jan 27, 2017 at 1:36am PST   A former president of the Republic of Ghana. Have u laughed today? ❤ #JDM #Ghana #ECOWAS #Africa A post shared by H.E. John Dramani Mahama (@dramani_mahama1) on Feb 6, 2017 at 2:16am PST   He has been commended...
This is Charles Ofori. A former Mechanical Engineering student of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Ghana. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Posted by Charles Ofori on Friday, February 10, 2017   Charles Ofo...
Victor Wanyama has won the EPL African Player of The Month Award. The award presented by New African Soccer magazine recognizes the best African player in the English premier League every month. A post shared by Victor Wanyama (@victorwanyama) on Feb 4, 2017 at 12:30pm PST   The Tottenham midfielder beat Chelsea winger Victor Moses and Manchester City attacking midfielder Yaya Toure to claim the prestigious award. Image: Gifs Me The magazine reported: “The Lion of Muthurwa’ has b...
Kenyan athletes are the best in the world and Peres Jepchichir has just proved it again by smashing the world women’s half marathon. Image: Twitter.com   Peres Jepchichir ran the marathon in one hour, five minutes and six seconds at the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon in UAE this morning.  She is the third woman in history to break the 67 minutes record. She is already the World Half Mathon champion. She has broken record set by another Kenyan Florence Kiglagat who set the previous reco...
Proudly life comes through the perspectives to be able endure heartache   Be self-assured in life is very important. We ourselves are in fact the only person we always can count and build on, so never lose confidence in ourselves. We must our own inculcate and keep in mind there will be nothing that can beat us. Even if we have to endure the worst inner pain, because time will heal everything. Everyone gets to contend with physical or mental pain in his life so be strong and hav...
On the night the Kraut Line went to war, the hockey game was less important than a ceremony to honour departing warriors. On Feb. 10, 1942, the mighty Boston Bruins, the defending Stanley Cup champions, whipped the Montreal Canadiens 8-1 in a game overshadowed by the Second World War. Boston’s top line – childhood friends Milt Schmidt, Woody Dumart and Bobby Bauer, all from the neighbouring Ontario cities of Kitchener and Waterloo – recorded 11 points (three goals, eight assists) in their...
After a dynamite year for nostalgia, Disney Channel is continuing the trend into the new year. Starting January 1, 2017 at 8 a.m., Disney Channel will air the pilot episodes of more than 30 past and present series, including Even Stevens, The Proud Family, and Kim Possible. Disney Channel PR announced the news Monday (December 19) on Instagram, showing all the series in the lineup. A large majority of these shows have been off the air for over a decade, with little to no luck of reru...