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Audio: Kiki Gyan '24 Hours In A Disco' [1978-82]

'24 Hours In A Disco' [1978-82], vinyl reissue of disco tracks from Ghanaian music multi-instrumentalist Kofi Kwarko aka Kiki Gyan.


Here's an upcoming vinyl reissue of disco tracks from Ghanaian multi-instrumentalist Kofi Kwarko aka Kiki Gyan, who was once hailed as "Africa's answer to Stevie Wonder" before his reported descent into drugs. 24 Hours In A Disco [1978-82] compilation will feature seven golden selections from Kiki Gyan's solo works, as well as cuts from his projects KG Band and The Twins. Stream "Disco Dancer" below and pre-order the CD/2LP release from Soundway Records (out Dec. 4), which will be accompanied by extensive liner notes from Comb & Razor's Uchenna Ikonne.

24 Hours In A Disco Tracklist

1. Kiki Gyan - Disco Dancer

2. Kiki Gyan - 24 Hours in a Disco

3. Kiki Gyan - Keep On Dancing

4. K G Band - Disco Train

5. The Twins - Pretty Pretty Girls

6. Kiki Gyan - Sexy Dancer

7. K G Band - 4Loving You

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Global Citizen x OkayAfrica: The Impact of Conflict on Children

An estimated 1.4 million children have been hit by schools closing in the Tigray region of Ethiopia amid conflict and crisis. Here's how that's impacting Ethiopia's children.

In times of conflict and war, school-aged children could have their futures defined by whether or not they can access education amid ongoing violence.

Ethiopia's northern region of Tigray is in the midst of a war that has impacted millions of lives and affected neighboring regions, Amhara and Afar. The war — which has forced citizens to flee, has tipped the region into famine, and has barricaded humanitarian aid from reaching the most vulnerable — has now been going on for about 11 months.

As the beginning of the school season draws nearer, safely reopening schools, making education accessible, and protecting children from the impacts of violence in the affected regions is a priority for aid agencies.

"As schools prepare to reopen in early October in most parts of the country, in Tigray and the bordering regions of Afar and Amhara, where the conflict has expanded, education remains at a standstill," Director of Education Cannot Wait, Yasmine Sherif, told Global Citizen.

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