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Day: June 12, 2021

Democracy Day: Twitter CEO tweets Nigerian flag — despite suspension

Democracy Day: Twitter CEO tweets Nigerian flag — despite suspension

Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter, a microblogging platform, has tweeted the green and white colour of the Nigerian flag.On June 4, the federal government indefinitely suspended Twitter operations in Nigeria. The suspension came two days after Twitter took down President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet in reference to the civil war, which it said violated its rules. As Nigeria celebrates the June 12 Democracy Day Saturday, Dorsey took to his Twitter handle, which has over 5 million followers to tweet the Nigerian flag. This is not the first time the Twitter CEO will show solidarity to happenings in Nigeria. In October, during the #EndSARS protests, Dorsey asked his followers to donate bitcoin so as to support the movement, after the governmen...

Restoration Of Teacher Trainee Allowance Is An Unforgettable Legacy – Teacher Trainee Association of Ghana

The Teacher Trainees Association of Ghana (TTAG) has expressed the utmost gratitude of teacher trainees to President Akufo-Addo and his government for restoring teacher trainee allowance.  Following the cancellation of teacher trainee allowance by the erstwhile NDC government, its restoration was a major campaign promise by then candidate Akufo-Addo, and he duly fulfilled the promise to restore the allowance, alongside that of nursing trainees, when he assumed office in 2017.  At a visit to the Jubilee House on Thursday June 10  2021 to pay a courtesy call on the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the teacher trainees commended the Akufo-Addo government for the  restoration of the allowance.  The teacher trainees said, the restoration of the allowa...
AhemaKlodin, a blend of Ghana’s cultural heritage

AhemaKlodin, a blend of Ghana’s cultural heritage

Over the years, there has been a growing desire for African designs, however, blending it with one’s cultural heritage is a trait difficult to cone by. Fashion brand, Ahemaklodin, which is fast becoming the choice for most females with their unique designs which suit all body types , perfectly blends designs with the Ghanaian cultural heritage. They achieved this by combination of African prints, kente and carving a niche to satisfy everyone and make them stand out at occasions. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ahemaklodin, Mrs. Tamar Ahema Abayateye told the Spectator that she had always worked to create a brand that would suit everyone regardless of their age and body type. For children especially, she said, that Ahemaklodin would soon launch the AhemaKid...