ENGLAND’S FIRST BLACK QUEEN, SOPHIE CHARLOTTE BORN.

ENGLAND’S FIRST BLACK QUEEN, SOPHIE CHARLOTTE BORN. *Princess Sophie Charlotte was born on this date in 1744. She was the first Black Queen of England. Charlotte was the eighth child of the Prince of Mirow, Germany, Charles Louis Frederick, and his wife, Elisabeth Albertina of Saxe-Hildburghausen. In 1752, when she was eight years old, Sophie Charlotte’s father died. As princess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Sophie Charlotte was descended directly from an African branch of the Portuguese Royal House, Margarita de Castro y Sousa. Six different lines can be traced from Princess Sophie Charlotte back to Margarita de Castro y Sousa. She married George III of England on September 8, 1761, at the

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BENEFITS OF CHARCOAL.

BENEFITS OF CHARCOAL. Charcoal is one of the most disregarded products at home. We only see the need for it when it is time to set fire for Banku. However, if you really need first aid, charcoal is something you need to have on you all the time. You might not know this but it is one of the most medicinal products you can have at home due to its poison extraction ability. In case you never gave it much attention, this is the time to do so. Here are 13 benefits of charcoal you never thought about. 1. Preventing_Odour*. Does your shoe smell bad? Just get some charcoal &

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VLISCO, NAMANDLA CELEBRATE MOTHERS WITH “THANK YOU MUM” CAMPAIGN.

VLISCO, NAMANDLA CELEBRATE MOTHERS WITH “THANK YOU MUM” CAMPAIGN. Textile Manufacturer Vlisco in partnership with Namandla Communications has recognised and celebrated Madam Elizabeth Yaa Asantewaa for her efforts in raising two daughters as a single mother. Madam Elizabeth emerged the winner of a social media campaign dubbed: “Thank You Mum” after her daughter, Lilliana Owusu-Akyem’s essay was selected out of several individual stories of the extraordinary role mothers play in the lives of their families. The campaign was opened to children to express their deep gratitude to their mothers and to highlight key aspects of their personality that warrants them the overall prize. In observance of Mother’s Day last Sunday,

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ROYAL WEDDING 2018: IN PICTURES, PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE.

ROYAL WEDDING 2018: IN PICTURES, PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE. Union jacks, tiaras, horse-drawn carriages, and celebrity guests. It’s the royal wedding in pictures… Crowds cheered Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, as they travelled in the horse-drawn Ascot landau.   Up to 100,000 well-wishers lined the route as the duke and duchess travelled through Windsor.   Crowds filled the streets to watch the procession after the wedding.   The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh and other members of the Royal Family wave after the wedding.   The newlywed couple hold hands as they sit in the horse-drawn carriage.   Meghan and Prince Harry leave

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GFA OFFICIALS RUN OUT OF THE COUNTRY WITH DIARRHEA OVER ANAS EXPOSE.

GFA OFFICIALS RUN OUT OF THE COUNTRY WITH DIARRHEA OVER ANAS EXPOSE. Reports reaching MyNewsGh.com indicate that Ghana Football Association (GFA) officials are leaving the shores of Ghana on panic over the latest Anas Armeyaw Anas exposé in which quite a number of them have been allegedly fingered for some form of dubious conduct in one way or the other. At the GFA office, MyNewsGh.com can confirm, that everyone appears to have gone, from the secretary to senior staff. Everyone seems to have disappeared from duty for reasons unknown. One official who spoke to MyNewsGh.com under the condition of strict anonymity, said many of his colleagues who have high-level transaction

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GHANA RISING: GHANA’S FASHIONABLE PAST………….

GHANA RISING: GHANA’S FASHIONABLE PAST………… Celebrating all the yummy goodness of Ghana: its people, its culture and its far reaching] influences. These ‘Ashanti Belles’ are beautiful, just look at their intricately styled hair -and the attention to detail!!! The sister on the right’s cornrow & Mohican with gold ornament hairstyle points to a more hair-intensive era, -because by the time we reach Fanti-land in 1891, 11 years later, the look is much softer, less worked on -and more relaxed!!! I wonder if its because Fanti-land was not at war with the British, -thus was more relaxed or if living on the coast -the look was more geared towards the European

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10 HEALTH BENEFITS OF CASHEW.

10 HEALTH BENEFITS OF CASHEW. Though not many people would be aware, the fact of the matter is that there are some amazing benefits as far as cashew nuts are concerned. We will try and have a look at 10 obvious health benefits associated with cashew nuts. We hope it will help customers know the products better.   Share This Image On Your Site Prevents Cancer Cashew nuts have a very important source of flavonols by the name Proanthocyanidins which has cancer tumor cell fighting capabilities. It helps to prevent cancer cells by dividing and growing further. It also is a rich source of copper which has anti-cancer properties. Keeps

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ASANTEHENE CALLS FOR URGENT REFORMS AT A-G’s OFFICE.

ASANTEHENE CALLS FOR URGENT REFORMS AT A-G’s OFFICE. The reforms, according to him, have become even critical in view of the establishment of the Office of the Special Prosecutor to help fight corruption. Otumfuo Osei Tutu made the call when the Minister for Justice and Attorney General, Ms Gloria Afua Akufo, paid a courtesy call on him at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi. The Minister was in Kumasi as part of her official visit to the department and agencies under her Ministry in the Ashanti Region. The Asantehene pointed out that the delays by the Department to provide timely legal advice to state and police prosecutors to discharge their duties

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GHANAIANS MUST ASSIST GOVERNMENT TO SOLVE SANITATION CRISIS – RAWLINGS.

GHANAIANS MUST ASSIST GOVERNMENT TO SOLVE SANITATION CRISIS – RAWLINGS. Former President John Rawlings has called on residents of Accra to assist the government to rid their communities of filth. According to Mr Rawlings, a sanitation ambassador of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, the government alone cannot solve the sanitation crisis especially if there is not a change in the attitude of Ghanaians towards their environment. Mr Rawlings made this known when he welcomed a delegation comprised of members of the Adabraka Traditional Council, Graphic Communications Group Limited and Jekora Ventures Limited to his Ridge residence on Wednesday in Accra. He described the current lack of proper sanitation in the capital

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AKUFO-ADDO’S ADDRESS ON MILITARY AGREEMENT WAS HARD BUT TIMELY, IMPORTANT – RAWLINGS.

AKUFO-ADDO’S ADDRESS ON MILITARY AGREEMENT WAS HARD BUT TIMELY, IMPORTANT – RAWLINGS. Former President John Rawlings has said although last Thursday’s televised address by President Akufo-Addo on the Ghana-U.S. military deal was hard “it was important and timely”. The former President had cautioned against the 2018 Defence Cooperation Agreement (DCA) that will allow the US military troops an unfettered access to facilities in Ghana. He said although Ghanaians may have love for Americans, they will not be happy to have “foreign troops on such a scale” living among them. The former President was not the only one concerned about a purported negative national security implication of the agreement. Some commentators have suggested

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KOSOVO PM HARADINAJ VISITS WIVES OF ABDUCTED TURKISH TEACHERS.

KOSOVO PM HARADINAJ VISITS WIVES OF ABDUCTED TURKISH TEACHERS. Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj has paid a visit to the wives of six Turkish teachers who on March 29 were abducted and flown to Turkey by Turkey’s notorious National Intelligence Organisation (MİT) by collaborating with Kosovar groups in its intelligence units. Haradinaj reportedly expressed his regrets over the incident, saying that his government would take all necessary steps to prevent such an incident from happening again. On March 29, six Turkish nationals who work for a group of schools affiliated with the Gülen movement were abducted by agents of the Turkish intelligence service operating in Kosovo. Hours later autocratic Turkish

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