By Sophie Edwards. Credit Devex WASHINGTON — Politicians, business leaders and a former top United States defense official have made a passionate case for maintaining one of President Barack Obama’s flagship programs — the Young African Leadership Initiative — which is likely to be cut back under the administration of President Donald Trump. They spoke as 1,000 young people from across sub-Saharan Africa gathered in Washington, D.C., this week for four … Continue reading The fight to maintain Obama’s program for young African leaders.
By Isaac Massaquoi. The jury is still out over the success or otherwise of the action taken by the Ghanaian government to destroy the biggest slum in that country in the last few weeks. It will take a little more time before any conclusive statement can be made because there’s just the odd chance that after all the media hype that accompanied the demolition of … Continue reading As it was with the Ghanaian slum, so should it be with Kroo Bay.- Isaac Massaqui.
By Foday Kamara. Beneficiary, Families Without Borders. Families without borders is an organization with a mission to improve the lives of children and families through education and economic development. The organization do this through an empowerment model – honoring the inherent capabilities of individuals and providing the education and tools for them to improve their lives and communities. The organization has been engaged in offering … Continue reading FAMILIES WITHOUT BORDERS; NOT ONLY A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME, BUT A PARENTING, MENTORSHIP, LEADERSHIP AND COACHING PROGRAMME.