June 17, 2018

Having lived outside of Ghana for 9 years, I have gained a greater love for my country and also for the African continent. Spending 4 years in the U.S. for college has allowed me to interact with Africa differently and reflect on the continent...

June 17, 2018

The first image that comes to mind when I think of Africa, specifically Ghana, is home. There is no place like home. I often tell people that there is an irrational aspect about my attachment to Ghana. There is something about the air, the wat...

June 16, 2018

 Isn’t life funny? I remember living in Nigeria, dreaming and wishing to relocate to America in order to fulfill the American Dream. Coming to America made me realize so many things about my culture, my future, and myself. Please do not misund...

June 16, 2018

To me, Africa is not just a place; Africa is not just a geographical location. Africa is the tradition, spirit, patriotism, and unity that beautifully transcends the struggles and contemporary perceptional issues that she faces. Although we li...

June 16, 2018

 For people here in the west, Africa is synonymous with a dystopia. However, for those of us who have grown  up in different parts of the continent, our experiences may be far from that. That is not to discount the fact that our societies have...

June 16, 2018

America, the land of opportunity, has a wealth of resources to offer any and everyone willing to put in the hard work, perseverance, and passion for the job at hand. This is great because the education system in Ghana tries hard to inculcate t...

June 16, 2018

Names. Such an important aspect of one’s identity. A marker of existence. An illustration of one’s being.

Rewinding back to my elementary years, I remember the look that would frequently make an appearance on the faces of my classmates and teac...

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