Category Archives: Health

How A Census Can Drive Sustainable Development in Africa

In 2020 the West African Country of Ghana will conduct a census. This is a massive undertaking. Some 60,000 people will be deployed across the country in an effort to count every single person in …

Cameroon Government Denies Separatists Blew Up Lone Refinery

Cameroon has increased troops around its lone oil refinery, after a weekend explosion caused a shutdown of the facility. But the government denies separatist fighters were responsible and says there will be no shortages of …

Russia in Africa: can it offer an alternative to the US and China?

Russia has never had an African colony. It stayed out of the scramble for Africa, only engaging with African states in the 19th Century. In 1869, for instance, the Russians gave Ethiopia military support to …

India the Latest Buzz Word in Legendary American Spelling Contest

The spelling and vocabulary contest known as the National Spelling Bee in the United States was inaugurated in 1925 with help of nine American newspapers.

While the winning elementary and middle school students had family …

Dr. Kwabena Adjei goes home

Nkonya (O/R) -Dr. Kwabena Adjei, a former National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was on Saturday laid to rest after a noble burial service in his hometown, Nkonya in the Oti Region.

The …