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  • Nazi Physician Who Sterilized Jewish Women Holds Post in Ghana

    The Israeli Organization of Former Nazi Prisoners has appealed to the Government of Ghana to open proceedings against Dr. Horst Schumann, a former Nazi physician charged with having assisted Dr. Josef Mengele, the infamous “selection doctor” of the Auschwitz death camp, it was revealed here today. He is accused of having aided Dr. Mengele in… More ▸

  • Chile and Ghana Asked to Extradite Nazis Known for Killing Jews

    Ex-resistance fighters demanded in resolutions adopted at a meeting here today that Chile extradite Dr. Josef Mengele, the notorious Auschwitz death camp “selection doctor, ” and that Ghana extradite Otto Schumann, also a notorious Nazi participant in the slaughter of Jews during World War II. The meeting, held by the European Resistance Fighters and Former… More ▸

  • Ghana Envoy Denies Contemplating Severing Relations with Israel

    Ghana’s Charge d’Affaires here, Kodwo Korsah, today categorically denied Israeli press reports that his country was contemplating severing relations with Israel. Addressing a celebration here marking the independence of Tanganyika, Mr. Korsah said that the recent return home of Ghana’s Ambassador to Israel was no indication of deterioration of relations between the two countries but… More ▸

  • Ghana Seeks to Oust Israel from Partnership in Construction Work

    The demand by the Government of Ghana that Solel Boneh, the Israeli construction cooperative, sell its 40 percent share in Ghana’s National Construction Company; came as a surprise to the Israeli firm here, although a Foreign Ministry spokesman indicated today that it was within the framework of Israeli policy to assist African and Asian enterprises… More ▸

  • President of Ghana Assures Israel; Signed Anti-israel Casablanca Pledge

    President Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana today assured Israel’s Ambassador in Ghana that the close ties between his country and Israel will be maintained despite the anti-Israel part of the Casablanca Declaration to which President Nkrumah was a signatory. The assurance was given at a meeting in Accra between the Ghanaian President and Israel Ambassador Moshe… More ▸

  • Israel and Soviet Union to Compete in Know-how Aid to Ghana

    Israeli know-how in technical assistance will compete with that of the Soviet Union in Ghana as a result of agreements signed today in that African country for the creation of experimental farms on Ghana’s coastal strip. The Ghana Government signed similar agreements with Israel and the Soviet Union for establishment and management of an equal… More ▸

  • Nasser Sends Military Mission to Ghana; Will Discuss Joint High Command

    The United Arab Republic is sending this week a military mission to Ghana for the purpose of discussing the formation of a joint high command, it was reported here today from Ghana. The talks would also include the possibility of forming an all-African army. Five hundred United Arab Republic troops are flying from Cairo to… More ▸

  • Israel to Transfer Its Interest in Black Star Shipping Line to Ghana

    The Black Star shipping line of Ghana, hitherto a joint Israeli-Ghana enterprise, will pass into exclusive Ghanaian ownership on August 26 when the Accra Government takes over the 40 percent interest of the Zim-Israel Navigation Company, it was announced here today. The Israeli shipping firm will continue to manage the Black Star line for five… More ▸

  • Ghana to Get First Military Mission from the United Arab Republic

    Arrangements are being made for a military mission to be sent by the United Arab Republic to Ghana “in the very near future,” it was announced here today by the Ghana Mission to the United Nations. The announcement followed an exchange of messages between Ghana President Kwame Nkrumah and U. A. R. President Gamal Abdel… More ▸

  • Israel’s Finance Minister Reports on Exports to Nigeria and Ghana

    Israel’s exports to Nigerian and and Ghana are expected to total five million pounds (approximately $2,750,000) each this year, Finance Minister Levi Eshkol declared today. Speaking at the Journalists Club here after returning from a tour of West Africa, Mr. Eshkol told of his impressions of the newly emerging African states. He dispelled the impression… More ▸