Listen to Article International Diplomatic Consultant, Farouk Al Wahab, has emphatically stated that there can never be war in Ghana as we approach the general elections. Favour Nunoo BBC News Pidgin, Ghana. user = "newswires"; 1781–1782 Shirley's Gold Coast expedition. Sidechic Gang2. High growth momentum since 2017 has consistently placed Ghana among Africa’s 10 fastest-growing economies. Tourists pose for pictures at the Cape Coast Castle on August 18, 2019. Ghallywood movies and Nollywood movies frequently collaborate to produce … user = "newswires"; Tourists pose for pictures at the Cape Coast Castle on August 18, 2019. "I get issues plus de rice, sake of if like I for bring my Nigeria jollof rice. and features to Prophet Perry added that when he finally woke up from his dream, God told him to tell Ghanaians to pray fervently for the country. document.write(user + '@' + site + ''); February 20, 1782 Battle of Elmina; 1824–1901 Anglo–Ashanti wars. Mre Bi7. WWII veteran Joseph Hammond logs 14 miles in a week as part of a fundraiser to support Africa’s front-line workers. Much was expected and hoped for from Ghana at independence but like all new countries during the Cold War, Ghana faced immense challenges. // End --> The World Bank’s 2019 Doing Business index noted improvements in the process for acquiring construction permits and the ease of international trade in Ghana. Comments (0) Listen to Article. 1994: A land conflict between the Ethnic groups of Konkombas and Nunumbas results in the "Guinea Fowl War" in north-eastern Ghana. Children of the Mountain9. . site = "ghanaweb.com"; It encompasses colonial wars, wars of independence, secessionist and separatist conflicts, major episodes of national violence (riots, massacres, etc. 1806–1807 Ashanti–Fante War; 1811 Ga–Fante War; 1814–1816 Ashanti–Akim–Akwapim War Keteke8. Dangerous Love4. Its overall score has increased by 1.9 point, helped by a higher fiscal health score. Ghana's first President, Kwame Nkrumah, was … At about the same time the British defeated the Anlo people in the Volta area. Click to read all about coronavirus →. They are supervised by the Ghanaian Ministry of Defence. About the Author. In an interview with Rev Nyansa Boakwa on Happy 98.9FM’s NsemPii, he said “Ghana is a solid country in terms of unity compared to other countries. Read the original story published by ZionFelix on June 11, 2019, NPP candidate for Navrongo Constituency concedes defeat, LIVESTREAMED: NDC emergency press conference, Election 2020: We have flipped 36 constituencies, Nii Lante Vanderpuye claims he has been attacked by police officers. Just a few of them own properties, the rest are government workers who stay in properties belonging to the government so they’re not bothered when they’re destroying. Jollof war contestant: Ghana rice spoil my Nigeria party jollof. All rights reserved. document.write(user + '@' + site + ''); Visitors are flocking to Ghana as it marks the "Year of Return" to remember the 400th anniversary of … Citizens will not allow war to take place in this country”. This paper examines the representations of women in the discourses on the 2019 edition of Ghana’s National Science and Math Quiz. Formed in 1957, the Ghana Armed Forces is the unified armed force of Ghana, consisting of the Army, Navy, and Ghana Air Force. Even renowned preachers and clergymen run away for fear of getting killed. Chat with us via WhatsApp on +233 55 2699 625. But some evidence, including militants’ own statements, suggest they might use Burkina Faso as a launching pad for operations along the coast or to put down roots in the northernmost regions of countries such as Côte d’Ivoire, This is a list of conflicts in Africa arranged by country, both on the continent and associated islands, including wars between African nations, civil wars, and wars involving non-African nations that took place within Africa. Table of Contents 1. As 2019 comes to an end tomorrow, GhanaWeb takes a look at the prophecies by these prophets and find out the failed and fulfilled prophecies. And since it’s the duty of watchmen to protect, then, what we do as Ghanaians is to protect”. He added, “Ghanaians do not only see themselves as landlords but see themselves as watchmen also. In his letter, Kone … This war is widely known in Ghana and even other African countries. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews.com Ghana Must Go.10. user = "features"; . document.write(user + '@' + site + ''); It encompasses colonial wars, wars of independence, secessionist and separatist conflicts, major episodes of national violence (riots, massacres, etc. The two firms had denied the charges and assured that they supported the mechanism, imposed by Ivory Coast and Ghana in 2019. It becomes a milestone in Ghana… document.write(''); Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. 28 May 2020. Send your news stories to All rights reserved. God instructed me to tell others to pray for the nation during elections next year”, he said in an interview with Zionfelix on his “Uncut” show. 27 August 2019. There are a total of 5 songs from the War movie. Of all the ethnic groups, the Ashanti were known for the numerous wars they fought when Ghana was called the Gold Coast (British Colony). Exactly a year today, the General Overseer of the Prevailing Ministries International Church, Prophet Emmanuel Perry Appau beseeched Ghanaians to pray for the nation as he had foreseen an attack on the country during the 2020 general elections. 1701 Battle of Feyiase; 1652–1784 Anglo–Dutch Wars. "From 1806 until 1896, the Ashanti Kingdom was in a perpetual state of war involving expansion or defense of its domain". Formerly known as the Gold Coast, Ghana … Significantly, a draft Narcotics Commission Bill, which has site = "ghanaweb.com"; document.write(user + '@' + site + ''); Honeymoon Romantic Trip.6. They know the effort and money they put into building their house and encouraging war will definitely destroy their property so they won’t encourage it”. In … 1948 - Rioting after British colonial police kill three Ghanaian Second World War veterans during a protest march demanding compensation for their war service. Ashanti-Fante war of 1806. site = "ghanaweb.com"; General News of Tuesday, 24 November 2020. International Diplomatic Consultant, Farouk Al Wahab, has emphatically stated that there can never be war in Ghana as we approach the general elections. 1780–1784 Fourth Anglo–Dutch War. Macroeconomic performance and outlook Ghana’s economy continued to expand in 2019, with real GDP growth estimated at 7.1%. // End --> Improvements in the macroeconomic environment were accompanied by expansion in domestic demand due to increased private consumption. “Unlike Ghana, where a Ghanaian man or woman who will go out in the sun to toil and build a house, there is no way a citizen like that will encourage war. c. 1675 – c. 1701 Independence of the Ashanti Empire. Equating Ghana to other countries like Liberia and Ivory Coast he said “most citizens living in these countries don’t own houses of their own. The “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” was a major landmark marketing campaign targeting the African – American and Diaspora Market to mark 400 years of the first enslaved African arriving in Jamestown Virginia. Ghana is considered one of the more stable countries in West Africa since its transition to multi-party democracy in 1992. Marika Sherwood is the author of Kwame Nkrumah and the Dawn of the Cold War—The West African National Secretariat 1945-48 (Pluto Press & Sub-Saharan Publishers, 2019). Ghana’s economic freedom score is 59.4, making its economy the 104th freest in the 2020 Index. 95-year-old Ghana war veteran walks 23km to raise funds. “Pray for Ghana. site = "ghanaweb.com"; Business News of Tuesday, 3 December 2019 Source: kasapafmonline.com 2019-12-03 President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo President Akufo-Addo is billed to meet the leadership of Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) and their Nigerian counterparts later this afternoon following the trade war that has hit the Ghanaian retail space. I saw in the dream that foreigners have entered into the borders of Ghana and have started killing our people. The humanitarian crisis there – the world’s worst – could deteriorate further in 2019 if the key players do not seize the opportunity created over the past weeks by UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths in achieving a partial ceasefire and encouraging a series of confidence-building steps. Formerly known as the Gold Coast, Ghana … The country’s ‘war on drugs’ mentality means that significant sentences are handed down for drug-related offences. We have no other land of our own to escape to when there is a problem. It is our country. Send your news stories to Chat with us via WhatsApp on +233 55 2699 625. Copyright © 1994 - 2020 GhanaWeb. All these songs are from the movie War, a Hindi-language action thriller film featuring Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff, and Vaani Kapoor in the lead roles. NPP candidate for Navrongo Constituency concedes defeat, LIVESTREAMED: NDC emergency press conference, Election 2020: We have flipped 36 constituencies, Nii Lante Vanderpuye claims he has been attacked by police officers. The treatment of PWUD in Ghana is generally unsympathetic, and the current legislative framework governing the use of illicit drugs takes a hard-line approach. 1806–1816 Earlier wars. document.write(''); user = "features"; If one place has borne the brunt of international lawlessness over the past year it is Yemen. Lover or Something Like That5. Copyright © 1994 - 2020 GhanaWeb.