Mahama meets Queen Elizabeth today
President John Dramani Mahama is expected to make a historic visit to the Buckingham Palace on Thursday, October 23 to meet British monarch Queen Elizabeth II.
President John Dramani Mahama is expected to make a historic visit to the Buckingham Palace on Thursday, October 23 to meet British monarch Queen Elizabeth II. The president will be accompanied by a number of government officials. Queen Elizabeth II, Head of State of the United Kingdom, is the constitutional monarch of fifteen other countries and Head of the Commonwealth, which Ghana is a member of. President Mahama’s visit is expected to reignite... Read more
Emmanuel Amoh 23 Oct 2014
Canada's prime minister has insisted his country will not be intimidated, after a gunman rampaged through parliament before being shot dead. Stephen Harper described the attacker as a terrorist and promised to "redouble" anti-terror efforts. The gunman, named as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, shot and killed soldier at an Ottawa war memorial before entering parliament. On Monday, a Muslim convert killed a soldier in Quebec. Mr Harper described that earlier attack as a plot inspired by... Read more
Administrator 23 Oct 2014
US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed former first ladies Jackie Kennedy and Hillary Clinton, has died aged 82, US media report. De La Renta, who most recently designed Amal Clooney's wedding dress, was diagnosed with cancer in 2006. Born in the Dominican Republic in 1932, he left home at 18 to study painting in Madrid, Spain. He soon developed a love of fashion design and began an apprenticeship with Spain's... Read more
Administrator 21 Oct 2014