ZIMBABWE’S MUGABE AGREES TO TERMS OF RESIGNATION.

ZIMBABWE’S MUGABE AGREES TO TERMS OF RESIGNATION. Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN)Zimbabwe’s long-time president Robert Mugabe has agreed to the terms of his resignation and a letter has been drafted, an official source with direct knowledge of negotiations told CNN The source said that the generals had given into many of Mugabe’s demands including full immunity for himself and his wife Grace, and that he would keep his private properties. According to the source, the aim of Sunday’s televised address — in which Mugabe appeared to resist calls to step aside — was to ensure the veteran leader openly declared the military’s actions to be constitutional. For the resignation to formally take

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PLANS TO VEER INTO WIND POWER GENERATION; GHANAIAN EXPERTS VISIT SOUTH AFRICA.

PLANS TO VEER INTO WIND POWER GENERATION; GHANAIAN EXPERTS VISIT SOUTH AFRICA. A 15-member delegation of engineers energy experts from Ghana have visited Lekela, a renewable power generation company in South Africa as part of efforts to veer into wind power generation. The visit by the 15 engineers and managers from the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo), and the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), was designed to share best practice on connecting renewable sources of energy like wind power to a country’s national grid. The Ghanaian delegation visited Lekela’s Loeriesfontein and Khobab wind farms. Each site has an installed capacity of 140 MW and both were recently connected to South Africa’s

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KOFI ANNAN QUOTES: WORDS OF A PROGRESSIVE AFRICAN LEADER.

KOFI ANNAN QUOTES: WORDS OF A PROGRESSIVE AFRICAN LEADER. Kofi Annan Quotes– Kofi was the 2nd African and 7th Secretary-General for the United Nations. The highly respected African personality hails from Kumasi, Ghana. The 78-year old in his time as UN Sec. Gen made a tremendous impact in fostering resolutions to conflicting regions of the world. His genuine resilience in that area made him outstanding. Till date, the reputable personality is still making contributions to governance as well as the economic improvement of the African continent. Under the Kofi Annan Foundation and beyond, the former Sec. Gen has been involved in several humanitarian causes. This trait earned him the Kora All

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AKUFO-ADDO STATUE TO BE UNVEILED IN NIGERIA.

AKUFO-ADDO STATUE TO BE UNVEILED IN NIGERIA. The Governor of Imo state in Nigeria, Rochas Okorocha is set to commission a statue of President Akufo-Addo in Owerri. Okorocha, popularly called ‘Rochas”, is a reported billionaire and colorful character who has governed Imo state in the southeast of Nigeria, since 2011. He is well known for his education philanthropy. He has already erected similar statues of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Jacob Zuma in South Africa amid a backlash from Nigerian citizens. It is unclear why the Imo State government has erected a statue of the Ghanaian President but in the case of Zuma’s statue, the governor said it was

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THE BLACK FRIDAY CRAZE! UNDERSTANDING THE BUZZ AROUND THE BIGGEST SALE EVENT.

THE BLACK FRIDAY CRAZE! UNDERSTANDING THE BUZZ AROUND THE BIGGEST SALE EVENT. With less than two weeks to the biggest annual sale event, everyone is on their marks for this year’s Black Friday. Celebrated on the 24th of November, the Black Friday sales began in America and are marked the day following Thanksgiving. Over the years, the practice has spread to different parts of the world, with both retailers and consumers taking utmost advantage of the numerous deals offered on millions of products. From offline shops and now to online retailers, the event has become godsend with major outlets opening their doors not only on the actual day but instead,

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ROBERT MUGABE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, WIFE GRACE IN NAMIBIA.

ROBERT MUGABE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, WIFE GRACE IN NAMIBIA. ROBERT Mugabe has been removed from power and placed under house arrest with his family in what has been described as a “bloodless transition” as the military continues to deny reports of a coup. The move comes after the Zimbabwe army seized power overnight with gunshots and explosions heard in the capital. President Robert Mugabe, 93, is allegedly now preparing to step down, a few hours after the Zimbabwean military took over power, a leading South African news website has reported. Jane Morley, Zimbabwe Analyst at the Economist Intelligence Unit said: “The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly fluid following the military takeover

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MIGRANTS FROM WEST AFRICA BEING ‘SOLD IN LIBYAN SLAVE MARKETS’

MIGRANTS FROM WEST AFRICA BEING ‘SOLD IN LIBYAN SLAVE MARKETS’. UN migration agency says selling of people is rife in African nation that has slid into violent chaos since overthrow of Gaddafi. West African migrants are being bought and sold openly in modern-day slave markets in Libya, survivors have told a UN agency helping them return home. Trafficked people passing through Libya have previously reported violence, extortion and slave labour. But the new testimony from the International Organization for Migration suggests that the trade in human beings has become so normalised that people are being traded in public. “The latest reports of ‘slave markets’ for migrants can be added to a long

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29 PICTURES FROM THE KUNDUM FESTIVAL THAT’LL MAKE YOU PROUD AS AN NZEMA.

29 PICTURES FROM THE KUNDUM FESTIVAL THAT’LL MAKE YOU PROUD AS AN NZEMA. The Kundum festival is celebrated by the Ahanta or Nzema people of the Western region of Ghana. It is celebrated to thank God for the abundance of food at the time of harvest. According to oral history and folklore, the festival began when a hunter, Akpoley, during an expedition, chanced upon some dwarves dancing in a circle. After observing them dance, he returned to his town and introduced it to his people. The ritual dancing is associated with expelling the devil and evil spirits from towns and villages. During the festival, the dance is performed by most inhabitants of Axim and

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8 DELICIOUS GHANAIAN DISHES YOU MUST TRY.

8 DELICIOUS GHANAIAN DISHES YOU MUST TRY. AKWAABA! Ghana is an anglophone Western African country. It boasts a population of about 27 million and is the ninth largest economy in Africa. Ghana is rich in culture and the unique way in which they prepare their food is what makes them stand out. When in Ghana, eat like a Ghanaian. These are the 10 Ghanaian dishes you must try in your life time.   Waakye And Shito: Waakye (pronounced wa-chayy) is a unique Ghanaian dish of rice and beans. It is usually a street side food that can be eaten for breakfast or brunch. It can be eaten with shito (Ghanaian

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EXPOSED: MAHAMA NOW AMERI GROUP LOBBYIST IN NAMIBIA.

EXPOSED: MAHAMA NOW AMERI GROUP LOBBYIST IN NAMIBIA. In July, former President John Mahama of Ghana travelled to Namibia with two representatives of the controversial Ameri Group to discuss energy opportunities. Mahama refuses to comment. VG has followed this story for more than two years. In 2015 the newspaper revealed that Umar Farooq Zahoor, who is still wanted by Norwegian police for fraud, and a sheikh from Dubai had made an energy deal with the Ghanaian government that included an overcharge equivalent to some USD 150 million. Today VG can reveal that the former Ghanaian president this July entered into a cooperative arrangement with the sheikh’s company. John Mahama brought

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GHANA TO BECOME A BLIND -FREE COUNTRY IN AFRICA.

GHANA TO BECOME A BLIND -FREE COUNTRY IN AFRICA. As part of its efforts of bringing the best eye care treatment to the door steps of Ghanaians, a new state-of-the-art eye care facility called: “Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital” has been established in Accra (Ghana). Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital, the first Indian Eye Hospital to be established in Ghana spread across 14,000 Square feet, is a secondary eye care hospital equipped with state of the art facilities and latest technology aimed to provide complete eye care to a patient from general eye check up to complicated vitreo-retinal problems in a friendly. This ultra-modern eye hospital is also aimed at giving the

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