U.S. Restricts Unofficial Military Travel To Ghana, 4 Other W. African Countries

By Dana Sanchez The Pentagon is stepping up vigilance in West Africa after 19 people died Sunday in an al Qaeda-claimed attack at Grand Bassam, an Ivory Coast beach resort. U.S. military personnel are restricted from traveling to five West African countries following recent militant attacks in the region, U.S. defense officials said Wednesday, according to a Reuters report. The […]

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Truck Drivers Stranded At Paga Border, Burkinafaso

By Ebo Bruce-Quansah Many Ghanaian and Burkinabe truck drivers heading for various provinces in Burkina-Faso are still stuck at the Paga Border in the Kassena-Nankana West district of the Upper East Region. Some of them said they had been there for three weeks and others two. Most of the trucks parked at the border were carting goods but a few […]

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