Category: Contemporary

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UN appoints Cameroonian teenager ambassador

A 19-year old Cameroonian girl, Bongbenuoh Fabiola, has featured amongst the six girls appointed by the United Nations to fight for the rights of the girl child.Out of the six appointees selected across the...

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Donated UK clothing turn huge business in Ghana

Second hand goods are  highly patronized in Ghana. These goods come mostly in  clothing, shoes, bags even jewelry donated by individuals living overseas, notably Britain to charity. You’ll usually find these goods hanged in makeshift shops in every nook and cranny in...

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Kenya’s Okwiri wins Caine African writing award

Once again a young African woman raises the banner of Africa high by nailing one prestigious award. Kenya writer Okwiri Oduor has won the 2014 Caine Prize for African Writing, deemed Africa’s leading literary award. She  got this...