Category: History & Culture

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Meet the Ugandan mother who has given birth to 42 children

Meet the Ugandan mother who has given birth to 42 children

Abused, sold into marriage at 12 years old, and now a single mother of 42 children; This is Mariam Nabatanzi’s story, the 39-year-old woman who has ...
Forget baptism, this is how South Africa’s Xhosa tribe cleanses and purifies new babies

Forget baptism, this is how South Africa’s Xhosa tribe cleanses and purifies new babies

A majority of African communities have specific rituals for celebrating pregnancy and birth. All these are inspired by long-standing traditions held d ...
Meet the Ghanaian artist who dazzles with incredible pencil drawings

Meet the Ghanaian artist who dazzles with incredible pencil drawings

One of Ghana's most influential artist, Frederick Mwenviel Dibkuu is at the forefront of the contemporary art scene, having received considerable accl ...
National Theatre celebrates Harriet Tubman

National Theatre celebrates Harriet Tubman

Patrons who thronged the National Theatre from Thursday, February 21 to Saturday, February 23 to watch the play, Araminta! Harriet Tubman Lives had an ...
History – Nile Valley

History – Nile Valley

The River Nile has for centuries given work and spiritual sustenance to millions of people in Africa. In a region with unreliable rainfall and poor so ...
Remarkable Facts of Africa

Remarkable Facts of Africa

. In 1462 Pope Pius II declared baptized Africans should not be enslaved. Columbus never saw North America. He visited many Caribbean islands and the ...
Singapore : Events & Festivals in Singapore

Singapore : Events & Festivals in Singapore

By Rayne: Known as a melting pot of cultures, exotic Singapore offers a unique thrill for holidaymakers in search of novel experiences. Local r ...
When will Winneba know peace?

When will Winneba know peace?

About 200 years ago, exactly on February 6, 1812, Henry Meredith, the Commandant of Winneba Fort was captured by the Effutus and killed in a barbaric ...
Young artists dazzle audience at Kempinski Concertini

Young artists dazzle audience at Kempinski Concertini

Young artists are usually seen performing in school plays or talent shows but hardly a concert. Management of Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel, however, ...
The Roots of Slavery

The Roots of Slavery

The term slave has its origins in the word slav. The slavs, who inhabited a large part of Eastern Europe, were taken as slaves by the Muslims of Spain ...
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