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Ako Radio Launching at Crystal Light Banquet in Chicago
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ABK Multimedia Launches Ako Radio in Chicago

Ghanaians and other Africans in the diaspora witnessed something they have been waiting for in a long time in Chicago yesterday. ABK Multimedia launched Ako radio in Chicago last night to give Ghanaians and other immigrants in the diaspora  a platform to be heard and to interact with each other. […]

Deportees from Libya
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80 Ghanaians deported from Libya

Over eighty Ghanaians who were illegally residing in Libya have been deported. The deportees arrived at the Kotoka International Airport Thursday night to go through immigration procedures. Many of deportees who looked weary claimed they were imprisoned for over 8 months by Libyan officials prior to their deportation. In April, […]

Thrivent Financial donating cheque to Asanteman
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Thrivent Financial donates $10,000.00 to Asanteman Assoc. of Chicago

Thrivent Financial donated $10,000.00 to the Asanteman Association of Chicago and Midwest when they met the Ghanaian Community in Chicago to introduce to them Affordable Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and other Investments that promote community improvement projects. Asanteman Association of Chicago  organized kente dance in 2015 to raise funds to […]

Solomon Nyantakyi in police grips
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Why Ghanaian footballer in Italy killed his mum and sister

Ghanaian footballer Solomon Nyantakyi shocked the footballing world after he killed his mum and sister in Italy. The 21 year old who plays for Parma is reported to be under the influence of drugs but former Chelsea striker Hernan Crespo, who once played for Parma and now vice president of […]

Solomon Nyantakyi has been arrested for killing his mother and 11 year old sister
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Ghanaian footballer kills mother and sister in Italy

Solomon Nyantakyi, 21, admitted to having murdered his 43-year-old mother Nfum Patience and his 11-year-old sister, Magdalene, after he was picked up by the Police trying to escape the crime. He disappeared immediately after the incident and was untraceable by phone moments after the double murder, the chief suspect said. […]

Robert Jackson, US Ambassador to Ghana
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Expect more Ghanaian deportees – US Ambassador

Robert Porter Jackson, the US Ambassador to Ghana, has said the US government will again embark on another mass deportation of Ghanaians who have overstayed their visas. Appearing before the parliamentary Select Committee on Foreign Affairs to explain circumstances leading to the expatriation of 63 Ghanaians from the States recently, […]

Ghanaian deportees from the US
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Ghanaian deportees arrive in Accra from US in handcuffs

Some illegal Ghanaian immigrants in the United States of America have been deported. They arrived at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) in Accra on Wednesday, 14 June in handcuffs. The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) and the Ghana Police Service screened the deportees upon arrival. […]

GNC CELEBRATES 29th ANNUAL GHANAFEST IN CHICAGO
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GNC CELEBRATES 29th ANNUAL GHANAFEST IN CHICAGO

The Ghana National Council of Metropolitan Chicago (GNC) and its Affiliates proudly present the 29th Annual Ghanafest in Chicago, IL. Ghanafest is a one day festival every last Saturday of July that displays Ghanaian culture, food, fashion, and music. Members of the Ghanaian, African, African-American, and every community near and […]

Ghanaian stabbed by a woman he met online
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Ghanaian stabbed on a horror date in Australia

A young man is in hospital after being viciously stabbed in an ambush by a woman he met online. The attacker and two of her friends attacked the man inside his car, leaving him bleeding heavily and begging for help. Following the brutal attack the man was left for dead […]