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Sidelining dual citizens ‘disastrous’ – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has said the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) will be spelling doom for itself if it goes ahead to amend its constitution to prevent Ghanaians of dual citizenship from holding any party position or running for same. Mr Akufo-Addo told party delegates on Sunday that: “I’m against ...

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EC ordered to allow Ghanaians abroad to vote in 2020

The Electoral Commission is to immediately operationalize Ghana’s laws allowing citizens resident abroad partake in national elections starting from Election 2020. The EC has also been handed 12 months to ensure relevant Legal Instrument backing election is put in place. This is the order coming from an Accra High Court ...

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Founder of GAJ, Fred K. Kyeremeh Speaks at NBMAA

(GAJ)  The Founder and Editor of the Ghanaian American Journal, Mr. Fred Kojo Kyeremeh spoke at the New Britain Museum of American Art, on Monday, December 4, 2017. He was invited to speak to the Docents, a group of dedicated volunteers who provide guided tours to over 50,000 visitors and ...

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Storytellers In Fashion 2017

featuring 54 Kingdoms and Friends Comedy | Fashion | Music | Poetry On Saturday, December 30, 2017, 54 Kingdoms will celebrate the fifth year anniversary of its trademark platform and annual event, Storytellers In FashionTM. The concept first introduced at the famous Shrine Harlem in New York City on December ...

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Akufo-Addo: Africa’s march of democracy hard to reverse

The president of Ghana talks to Al Jazeera about his country’s democratic success and his hopes for the continent. Typically associated in international media with political instability, disease, poverty, corruption, dictatorships and a lack of human rights and democracy, African countries struggle to deconstruct the stereotypes. One of the few ...

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Ordinary families, Extraordinary Children: The Journeys of Two Ghanaian-American Students to Harvard and Yale

Fall College Series By: F.  Kojo Kyeremeh The Ghanaian American Journal (GAJ) sat down with two Ghanaian-American youngsters; Kevin Adusei from Worcester, Massachusetts who was admitted to Harvard University this Fall; and Kofi Adofo Ansong from Manchester, Connecticut who also enrolled to Yale University. As part of GAJ’s Fall College ...

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