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Global Politics

Midwife of the Year

Preparing for childbirth in rural Ghana, where clinics are scarce and ill-equipped, is a frightening prospect. Mary Issaka should know. She has received the Midwife of the Year award from the Johns Hopkins affiliated group Jhpiego.

Conflict & Justice

Ghana gold

Gold mining is a key part of the development strategy of the West African country Ghana. But as Anna Boiko-Weyrach reports, there's growing concern about its impact on local communities and the environment.

Sports

All eyes on Ghana

Ghana is now the last African team left in the World Cup soccer tournament ? the first ever to be held in Africa. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's David Amanor in Ghana.