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Ghana sees increase in Chocolate Day patronage

Thousands of Ghanaians gathered at the China-built National Theater on Thursday to take part in the country’s National Chocolate Day commemoration to drum up...
Africans arrive in Jamestown Settlement in August 1619

400 Years (1619-2019) After the Beginning of African Enslavement in the British Colony of...

Six months from now a commemoration of the long saga of struggle against national oppression and economic exploitation In late August of 1619 approximately twenty...
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Rwanda’s Genocide Memorial Launch Echoes on Unity

Rwanda's National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) on Friday launched activities in the run-up to the 25th commemoration of 1994's Rwandan genocide...

SDPA Launches 10th Year Anniversary In Commemoration Of Late Founder

7th Day Pentecostal Assemblies has on Thursday 13th October, 2017, launched the 10th year anniversary celebration in commemoration of their late founder, Apostle-Elder Enoch...
All Africa Students Union (AASU)

AASU Demands An End to Nuclear Tests

We inhabit a world where nearly half of the population- more than 3 billion people- live on less than $2.50 a day. More than...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

GES Urged To Introduce Civic Education In Schools’ Curriculum

The National Commission for Civic Education has urged the Ghana Education Service (GES) to consider the early introduction of Civic Education in schools’ curricula...
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Rwanda Continues Fight Against Genocide Fugitives Despite Extradition Request

The Rwandan government has about 400 requests for the extradition of fugitives accused of taking part in the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that...
Youth surround a bonfire during the ?Night Vigil? as part of events to mark the 18th Genocide Commemoration in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, April 7, 2012. Youth use the ?Night Vigil? to remember innocent Tutsis killed in the 1994 genocide. The theme of this year?s anniversary is: "Learning from our history to build a bright future". (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya) (cl)

Rwanda cautions citizens against genocide philosophy ahead of commemoration

The 23rd anniversary of the genocide against Tutsi due on April 7 will be marked with focus on fighting genocide ideology while building on...

Cost Of Ghana’s 60th Anniversary Estimated At GHC20m

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday disclosed that the cost of celebrating Ghana’s celebration 60th anniversary, estimated at GHC20 million, would be borne...
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ABL sensitise expectant mothers on dangers of alcohol

FASD is observed annually on September 9, to remind the world of the dangers associated with drinking while pregnant. The Brewery, which is celebrating its...
prison

Ghana President Mahama pardons 896 prisoners

As many as 896 prisoners will soon gain their freedom in Ghana as a result of the traditional magnanimity of the state, the presidency...
Nigerian refugees

In Commemoration Of World Refugee Day 2016

The day was set aside by the United Nations, to honour the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced...

MTN Lauds Women Contributions To National Growth

A release signed by Mrs Cynthia Lumor, Corporate Services Executive of the company, said MTN acknowledges with pride the efforts of all its female...
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Ghana’s Day of Shame Launched

"We have sought to ensure that the current generation and especially the youth, and working people understand the damage that global imperialism has caused...

Zambian leader pardons 500 prisoners in Christmas amnesty

The Zambian leader released the prisoners in accordance with prerogative of mercy powers accorded to him in the country's constitution, according to a statement...

Anniversary of Execution of Saro Wiwa Commemrated

The nine activists were tried by the military dictatorship of General Sani Abacha in military style tribunals in November 1995 and were found guilty...

UN day of peacekeepers celebrated

The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), in collaboration with the Kenya Defense Forces, the Kenya Police and Prisons Services has organized the International Day...

Washington’s Statement on the Commemoration of 19th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda

Commemoration of 19th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda WASHINGTON, April 8, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC April 7,...

Mine Awareness Day commemorated

Commemoration of International Mine Awareness day ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, April 5, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? The Commission of the African Union (AU), in collaboration...

UN strongly condemned the wave of attacks over the past days in Iraq

The Holy Shrine of Imam Hussein in Karbala. Photo: UNAMI/Anne Czichos 4 January 2013 ? The United Nations political mission in Iraq (UNAMI) today...

Commemorat?ion of World HIV/AIDS Day Celebratio?n in Bayelsa State

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson ? Kicking off during a Charity football match between Creek Haven All Stars and Creek Haven Young...

COMMEMORATION OF THE WORLD AIDS DAY / AFRICAN UNION, LAUNCHES COMMEMORATIVE ACTIVITIES

COMMEMORATION OF THE WORLD AIDS DAY / AFRICAN UNION, LAUNCHES COMMEMORATIVE ACTIVITIES ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, November 28, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? Theme: ?Getting To...

Ghanaians Join NDC To March For Peace

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has organised a peace walk throught some principal streets of Accra in commemoration of three months of the demise...

Muslims mark Eid-ul adha tomorrow

Once again, the Islamic calendar is getting to an end and Muslims around the world will on Friday celebrate this year?s Eid-ul-Adha. The annual...

Polo: Ghana Beat Nigeria

The victorious Ghanaian team pose with the ultimate trophy Ghana?s Polo side last Saturday produced a brilliant performance to triumph over their Nigerian counterparts,...

Statement by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe on the commemoration of Black Wednesday

Statement by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe on the commemoration of Black WednesdayPRETORIA, South-Africa, October 19, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ ? Today is the 35th...

HONOURABLE RICHARD ONYONKA, ASSISTANT MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON THE COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY...

STATEMENT BY HONOURABLE RICHARD ONYONKA, ASSISTANT MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON THE COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE HELD ON 21ST SEPTEMBER, 2012 AT...

Commemoration of the Day of the African Child 2012 / Theme :”The Rights of...

Commemoration of the Day of the African Child 2012 / Theme :”The Rights of Children with Disabilities: The Duty to Protect, Respect, Promote and...

PRESIDENT JACOB ZUMA TO ADDRESS THE NATIONAL YOUTH DAY COMMEMORATION IN PORT ELIZABETH

PRESIDENT JACOB ZUMA TO ADDRESS THE NATIONAL YOUTH DAY COMMEMORATION IN PORT ELIZABETHPRETORIA, South-Africa, June 8, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Members of the...

Commemoration of International Day of UN Peacekeepers

Commemoration of International Day of UN PeacekeepersADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 24, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Invitation to representatives of the mediaWhat:    The UN will...

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