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Ghanaians Abandon Nationality as Cost of Living Soars

The high cost of living in Ghana forced 817 people, mostly women, to emigrate after giving up their citizenship in 2013. Most of the applicants were health professionals, who were offered better career prospects with better conditions in the countries that do not accept dual citizenship. Germany led the way by granting 538 Ghanaians citizenship […]

The People of African Descent in Ukraine are passing through difficult times. The ongoing political unrest has brought about unexpected economic and other crises among most people living in the country. However, the People of African Descent bear the most brunt for obvious reasons. Most Ukrainians know little about the People of African Descent except […]

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A group of beautiful, accomplished women are on the hunt for love —and great clothes— in a vibrant metropolis. No, Carrie Bradshaw is not returning for another run of Sex and the City. It’s the story of the new web series, An African City. The show follows the adventures of five young women who’ve returned to their […]

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Stress, loneliness, and poor health are killing Ghanaians in Hamburg at an alarming rate.  The major problem confronting the people are limited “social-cultural integration”, says Mrs. Gladys Mamle Ayiko, a psycho-social worker on holidays in German.  Men, poor or rich are family heads back in Africa but here in Europe women have assumed dominant and leadership roles in their […]

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With major museums in London and New York showcasing leading contemporary African artists this summer, and Angola’s recent success at the Biennale in Venice, is the world of art finally putting Africa on its map? Ghanaian sculptor El Anatsui is among the most celebrated contemporary African artists at the moment. Among his most iconic pieces […]

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