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India’s Barefoot Lawyers
In India’s rural villages, few people seek the protection of law because lawyers are distant and expensive. Now paralegals are coming to help.
Sending Health to Rural Ghana via Traveling Medics
In a country where 45 percent of the people live miles from clinics, Ghana’s government sends health workers to them to deliver medical care.
After a Harrowing Flight From U.S., Refugees Find Asylum in Canada
Two Ghanaian refugees suffered extreme frostbite — losing nearly all of their fingers — while fleeing the United States. Six months later, they are rebuilding their lives in Canada.
Ghana Court Rejects Resettlement of Guantánamo Bay Detainees
The Supreme Court justices ruled that Ghana’s government erred in approving the transfer of two Yemeni detainees.
How to Unmask Corruption in Ghana
To identify whom the government is likely to repay, first we need to know whom it owes.
Britain Accuses Ghana Lawmakers of Visa Fraud
Three members of Parliament and a former lawmaker are said to have abused their diplomatic privileges to help people travel to the United Kingdom.
Photos That Celebrate Ghana’s L.G.B.T. Community
Eric Gyamfi’s project “Just Like Us” is an antidote to prescribed narratives for the L.G.B.T. community in his native Ghana.
Falling Trees Kill at Least 19 at Kintampo Waterfall in Ghana
A rainstorm toppled trees onto people, most of them students who had come to swim at the popular site, Ghanaian officials said.
‘Architecture of Independence’ in Africa’s Fast-Growing Cities
A captivating study of the development of modernist building in five African countries comes to Manhattan.
How Diverse Is African Art? A 54-Volume Encyclopedia Will Try for an Answer
Nana Oforiatta-Ayim, a Ghanaian writer and historian, has set out on an ambitious quest to archive the arts and cultural practices of every African nation.
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