Today In History: The Real Story Behind The June 4th Revolution

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Today in History, exactly 41 years ago, on June 4, 1979, Ghana was ushered into its morning life with an announcement on radio by Flight Lieutenant Jerry...

Kwame Nkrumah’s Iconic Speech At The OAU About African Unity

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Today is set aside by the African Union to celebrate the formation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). Ghana's President Kwame Nkrumah and Ethiopia's Emperor Haile...

Today In History: Organisation of African Unity Was Formed In 1963

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Today in History, exactly 57 years ago, On 25 May, 1963, the first African organization after independence, the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was formed in Addis...

Today In History: George Mclean, First President Of Committee Of Merchants Of The Gold...

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Regarded as the seminal builder of the Gold Coast Colony which preceded modern Ghana, Captain George Maclean was born on 24th February 1801 and was an officer...

Today In History: In 1979 FLT. LT. Jerry Rawlings Arrested After Failed Military Uprising

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Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings staged his first military coup as a young revolutionary on 15 May 1979, five weeks before scheduled elections to return the country...

Today In History: In 1871, Smallpox Epidemic Breaks Out In CapeCoast And Surrounding Territories

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Its been over 149 years since the smallpox epidemic and the World is facing another pandemic the Coronavirus. History has shown that the world keeps fighting epidemics...

Today In History: Asantehene Prempeh I Dies In Kumasi On May 12, 1931

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Exactly 89 years ago, On May 12, 1931, Asantehene Prempeh I (Kwaku Dua III) died in Kumasi, Gold Coast. Asantehene (King) Prempeh I's original...

Today In History: George Ferguson Signs The First Treaty Of Friendship Between The British...

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On May 4, 1894 George Ekem Ferguson(also known as Ekow Atta, was a Fante civil servant, surveyor and cartographer) signed a treaty of friendship and trade with...

Today In History: Roy Ankrah Wins British Empire Featherweight Crown

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Roy "The Black Flash" Ankrah (25 December 1925 – 28 May 1995) was a Ghanaian professional feather/super feather/lightweight boxer of the 1940s, '50s and '60s who won...

Today In History: On April 29, 1958 Ghana -Guinea-Mali Union Was Formed

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The Union of African States (French: Union des Etats africains), sometimes called the Ghana-Guinea-Mali Union, was a short-lived and loose regional organization formed 1958 linking the West...