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Repatriation Movements

Posted by blackstarlions on November 6, 2015 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (12)

The dreams of Kwame Nkrumah, Emperor Haile Selassis, Julius Nyere and many others has not died.

Many of us from the diaspora are still making this journey and move onto the African continent, with many choosing Ghana as a launching site. While we have changed a LOT from growing and living in 'foreign' lands, we have a LOT more in common with our African born brothers and sisters than we realize. The article about Jamaicans and Ghana is especially per...

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Foods of Africa

Posted by blackstarlions on November 6, 2015 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (10)

A fun site with all kinds of delicious foods giving you a preview of what you can expect and experience.

Also check out for vegetarian and ve...

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Posted by blackstarlions on April 9, 2014 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (1)

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Adomi bridge update

Posted by blackstarlions on March 13, 2014 at 4:50 PM Comments comments (4)

It's official. The Adomi bridge closed at 6am on the 10th of March. It has been quite an adventure figuring out which ways are the best to move around to go to market, Atimpoku or Accra. Small canoes have popped up all over taking people from Atimpoku or from the Afrikiko over to Akwamufie.
The latest and greatest ways to reach us and this side of the river are:
BY CAR: From Accra and most other areas follow all directions to Ak...

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Adomi bridge closes

Posted by blackstarlions on March 9, 2014 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Adomi Bridge to be closed for major rehabilitation works

March 5, 2014 | Filed under: Latest news | Posted by: VibeG...
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Posted by blackstarlions on December 10, 2013 at 3:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Memorial for Nelson Mandela
Starting around 5/5:30 GMT this morning the BBC began live coverage of the memorial service for the late South African president, Nelson Mandela. While the memorial didn’t actually begin until 10am, noon in S. Africa, we got to hear about the people arriving, interviews with different individuals, including the president’s daughter and great granddaughter and the singing and cheering of the cro...

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Posted by blackstarlions on October 24, 2013 at 5:35 AM Comments comments (8)

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