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Kofi Annan To Be Buried Today In Ghana

The late former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, will be buried today, Thursday, 13 September 2018, after laying-in-state at the foyer of the Accra International Conference Center (AICC) for three days. A burial service will be held on Thursday morning followed by a private burial at the New Military Cemetery, with full military honours and a 17-gun salute. Several Heads

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Video: Mortal Remains Of Kofi Annan Leaves Geneva For Accra

A United Nations (UN) plane carrying the mortal remains of the former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Busumuru Kofi Annan has set off from Geneva, Switzerland to Accra, Ghana. The casket, draped in a UN flag, is accompanied by his wife, children and some UN officials. The body of the global icon will be received at a brief ceremony

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China’s ‘Scramble For Africa’

No one alive at the close of the 19th century could have missed the “scramble for Africa.” A motley collection of criminal networks and imperialist ideologues perfected the greatest art of ‘economic rape’ in the name of trade. Europeans built infrastructure in Africa at the turn of the century, purportedly for local economic development, but in essence the projects were

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NIGERIANS RAISE CONCERNS OVER MULTIPLE TAXATION ON MTN BY THE FEDERAL GOVT  

The Federal Government has again ordered Africa’s leading mobile operator MTN to pay back taxes of $2 Billion, just days after the government ordered it to repatriate $8.13 Billion, which it had paid into its home country through 4 Nigerian banks, namely, Stanbic IBTC, Diamond Bank, Citi Bank and Standard Chartered Bank. MTN gave a brief statement to the market

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Ghana: Ex-President Mahama to Contest Party Flagbearer Position

Former President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama, has announced that he will formally declare his intention to contest for the flagbearer position of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) later on Thursday. Mr. Mahama’s office has invited the media to witness the presentation of a letter to the party in that regard. “President John Dramani Mahama will at 10.30am today, Thursday

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#FreeBobiWine

The spokesperson of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces, Brig Richard Karemiire on Wednesday 22 August, posted a video of incarcerated kyadondodo East Member of Parliament, Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu alias Bobi Wine on his twitter page.     The 18 second video shows a smiling Bobi Wine dressed in a red army prison uniform, seated at a table with Deputy Speaker

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