‘WE ARE NOT A SHITHOLE COUNTRY’ — AKUFO-ADDO CONDEMNS TRUMP OUTBURST.

‘WE ARE NOT A SHITHOLE COUNTRY’ — AKUFO-ADDO CONDEMNS TRUMP OUTBURST. President Akufo-Addo has joined thousands across the world to condemn US President Donald Trump after he reportedly used crude language to describe African nations, Haiti and El Salvador. In a Twitter message Saturday, Nana Akufo-Addo said: “The language of @RealDonaldTrump that African nations, Haiti and El Salvador are ‘shithole countries’ is extremely unfortunate.” Akufo-Addo adds, “We will not accept such insults, even from the leader of a friendly country, no matter how powerful.” The US president has come under attack after he was reported to have called some nations “shitholes” in a White House remark. US diplomats around the

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‘MY SHITHOLE IN AFRICA’: GLOBALl REACTIONS TO TRUMP’S COMMENT.

‘MY SHITHOLE IN AFRICA’: GLOBALl REACTIONS TO TRUMP’S COMMENT. CNN)Alta Fourie’s home in Bloemfontein, South Africa, has a perfectly manicured garden, lots of big windows and a vibrant, red tile roof. You could call it a lot of things — lovely, cute or charming come to mind — but Fourie called it “my shithole in Africa.” CNN asked people from those places to which President Donald Trump reportedly referred to as “shithole countries” to share their reactions to his remarks. (Trump on Friday denied describing certain nations that way.) The request got a huge response, with some angry, outraged, hurt or, like Fourie, just wanting to prove Trump wrong. Alta Fourie shared

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POWERFUL HOLLYWOOD WOMEN UNVEIL ANTI-HARASSMENT ACTION PLAN.

POWERFUL HOLLYWOOD WOMEN UNVEIL ANTI-HARASSMENT ACTION PLAN. Some of the women who have established Time’s Up, clockwise from top left: the actresses America Ferrera and Eva Longoria; the lawyer Nina L. Shaw; the actress Reese Witherspoon; the producer Shonda Rhimes; and the lawyer Tina Tchen. Driven by outrage and a resolve to correct a power imbalance that seemed intractable just months ago, 300 prominent actresses and female agents, writers, directors, producers and entertainment executives have formed an ambitious, sprawling initiative to fight systemic sexual harassment in Hollywood and in blue-collar workplaces nationwide. The initiative includes: — A legal defense fund, backed by $13 million in donations, to help less privileged

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WEST AFRICA BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2018 SLATED FOR 11th MAY.

WEST AFRICA BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2018 SLATED FOR 11th MAY. KN Unique Communications in collaboration with West Africa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Strategic Accountancy Africa has initiated an awards scheme dubbed: “West Africa Business Excellence Awards” to recognize individuals and companies that have played a significant role towards the development of various sectors in West Africa. This ground-breaking ‘West Africa Business Excellence Awards’, scheme is an initiative of KN Unique Communications. According to Chief Executive Officer of KN Unique Communications, Oheneba Kwabena Kena, explained that the awards scheme is aimed at promoting and also celebrating the outstanding achievements of organizations and individuals in the West African business region.

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