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Cardinal Peter Turkson gestures during a news conference at the Vatican, March 17, 2014.
23/03/2014 - South Sudan - Central African Republic - Nigeria - Ghana

Have hope in nation building, cardinal tells South Sudan

In an exclusive interview with RFI, an influential African cardinal has urged South Sudan to work hard towards nation building despite recent violent conflict.

Africans in New York: part 2/5
18/02/2014 - International report

Africans in New York: part 2/5

In the second episode of a five part series profiling Africans who have achieved the American Dream, RFI meets Abena Busia.

Ghanean singer Sena Dagadu touring France
02/02/2014 - World music matters

Ghanean singer Sena Dagadu touring France

"There aren't many people from the African community in Budapest ," says singer-songwriter and MC Sena Dagadu, tossing back the dreadlocks.

Concerns about education in Ghana
13/01/2014 - International report

Concerns about education in Ghana

In Ghana the new school term has brought fresh concerns about the state of education.

The Unification Church's Rev Sun Myung Moon peforms a mass blessing in 2010
09/01/2014 - Reports: Cults of Christ

St John Coltrane, Jesus the black African ... cults of Christ around the world

There are a myriad of ways that people choose to worship Jesus Christ.

UN presses Ghana to wipe out modern-day slavery
11/12/2013 - African news explained

UN presses Ghana to wipe out modern-day slavery

The UN is urging Ghana to eradicate modern-day slavery. Gulnara Shahinian, UN special rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, says Accra should do more to combat child labour.

Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama speaks to RFI
07/12/2013 - African news explained

Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama speaks to RFI

One of the main themes of this week's Africa-France summit in Paris is peace and security in Africa.

Overcrowding in prisons in Ghana
23/11/2013 - African news explained

Overcrowding in prisons in Ghana

A UN official says he is deeply concerned about overcrowding in prisons in Ghana.

22/11/2013

African press review 22 November 2013

The Nigerian press reacts to President Goodluck Jonathan’s sudden illness in London.

Ecowas trade fair boosts Africa-to-Africa business
08/11/2013 - International report

Ecowas trade fair boosts Africa-to-Africa business

More than 600 business leaders from the Economic Community of West Africa (Ecowas) have headed to Ghana for the seventh Ecowas trade fair.

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