Thursday, May 7, 2015

Mariatu Kargbo and the story of Global Health College

Bill Euille with scissor, Mariatu to his left and Del Pepper to his right
On the 8th of April in 2015, the Mayor of the City of Alexandria; Bill Euille, and Councilwoman Del Pepper performed a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 6101 Stevenson Avenue in Alexandria, Virginia that formally opened the new campus of Global Health College (GHC) in the state of Virginia in the United States of America (USA).

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

SOHO calls for mentors to positively impact Virginia youth

Space of Her Own, Inc. (SOHO) is an art-based organization that serves pre-teen girls by providing yearlong mentoring through engagement in life skills instruction, creative art activities and meaningful community service projects. The SOHO program is brought to life through the selflessness of volunteers who bring smiles and hope to youths through their work as mentors.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Gallaxy premieres ‘Yema me’ video on 4syte TV

Ghanaian Afrobeatz and Highlife music group Gallaxy premier the official music video to their well-embraced song; ‘Yema me’, on 4syte TV Saturday, April 18, 2015.

The song which can be described as an alternative gospel, asks God Almighty for favor, guidance and sees the duo giving thanks while they refer to the Bible verse, Matthew 7:7 in the song which is the 6th video to be released under the management of Harbour City Recordz.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

African Youth Excellence Awards now open, give it a shot guys

So our friends helping create and organize the third annual edition of the 2015 AYE Awards have opened the nomination process and asked #TheAfricanDream to inform you and also encourage you to participate or ask someone you know to give it a shot.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Joseph "King Kong" Agbeko asks Ghana to pay more attention to boxing prior to his comeback

Joseph "King Kong" Agbeko; a Ghanaian professional boxer has called on the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) and the government of Ghana to devote more attention to the boxing because it has a great potential to create world champions as well as generate revenue and business for the country.

Onetime IBO and two time IBF Bantamweight World Champion Agbeko will be making his return in the USA on Saturday, May 16 in El Paso, Texas at the Southwest University Event Center in his fight with Juanito Rubillar. Agbeko has fought on Showtime and HBO against the likes of Abner Mares, Vic Darchinyan, Yonny Perez and Guillermo Rigondeaux.

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Elivava shares stage with Denmark saxophonist, Katrine Suwalski, others

Elivava; top, and The One World Band
Billed as a special guest performer on Denmark-Danish saxophone player and composer, Katrine Suwalski’s tour events in Ghana; Ghanaian Afro-Jazz/Afro-Pop singer, Elivava has indicated, “it is a great pleasure sharing the stage with the legendary saxophonist, Katrine Suwalski and her Danish/Ghanaian band; Another World.”

“She is an amazing composer and I enjoyed every bit of the band’s zeal during my performances since the tour started on April 1, 2015,” Elivava said in an interview with

Friday, April 3, 2015

Dr. Thomas Mensah inducted into American National Academy of Inventors

left: Mr. Faile; Deputy Commissioner US Patent Operations, middle: Dr Mensah, right: Dr. Paul Sanberg; President
of NAI
Dr. Thomas O. Mensah, a US trained Ghanaian born Scientist was inducted into the United States National Academy of Inventors (NAI) on March 22, 2015. The Doctor also became a NAI Fellow in 2014 when the institution recognized and honored his work during his time at the Florida State University in the US.

According to the NAI, “A researcher's contribution reaches the benchmark of inventorship as recognized by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office because its discovery had no significant prior art, was not obvious to someone else skilled in the field, and had a specific use. Although every invention and every inventor is unique, some things are common to all. It takes imagination and ingenuity to be an inventor.”