Aviation: 5m passenger Terminal 3 at KIA Ghana ready in 2017

The status of work on the state-of-the–art terminal three of the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is 20 per cent up, the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has said. According to GACL, the project is progressing steadily, and will be completed on schedule (2017). It will be recalled that in March this year, President John Mahama and his Turkish counterpart President […]

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African Aviation: Turkey, Erdogan and Turkish Airlines in Africa

When Turkey’s formidable soft power was taking shape in the late 2000s, Africa was a natural market for influence. Nearly a decade of strong economic growth under the AKP’s platform of neo-liberalism resulted in the global emergence of the country’s construction sector and the expansion of Turkish legacy brands such as the national airline. The combination of the two, along […]

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African Marriage: Turkish single men protest against women refusing their proposal

A group of lonely single men have staged a protest march through a village in Turkey where women have refused all marriage proposals. The women say they do not want to be trapped in the remote village of Uzumlu in southern Turkey. The men say the women are being unreasonable and a video on CNNTurk.com website shows them marching through […]

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