Monday, June 18, 2018

Ghana Takes Bold Steps on Energy Strategy in Gas Subsector

ACCRA -- It is now clear that the crippling load management is giving way to sustainable supply of electricity in Ghana. However, to sustain...

Property Tax is Absolute Nonsense, This is my Ancestral Home

“Every Man has a Property in his own Person. This no Body has any Right to but himself. The Labour of his Body, and...

The Dirt Poor And The Cost Of Broadband Internet

For 30 years, the American Federal government, for example, helped millions of low-income Americans pay their phone bills, saying that telephone service is critical...

Empowering Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) for economic self-sufficiency in Ghana

Capacity Development Centre Ghana in an article cites statistics from the Registrar General’s Department that 92 percent of companies registered are micro, small and medium enterprises. They are noted to contribute not less than 70 percent to the GDP of the country and therefore have significant impact on economic growth, income and employment.

Kwadwo Safo Kantanka – The Enigma of a Man and His Soul Train Church

BEKWAI -- To be an inventor, that is, to be a scientist from Bekwai in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, from the perspectives of...

Wealth Gap Deters Black Business Owners

With black wealth levels just 1/11th of white wealth levels, black entrepreneurs in the U.S. face substantial disparities in financial capital at the onset of starting a business.

Thomas Picketty – Capital In The Twenty-First Century

The history of capitalism and the distribution of wealth has always been deeply political, and it cannot be reduced to purely economic mechanisms. Wealth only accumulates in the hands of a few. Or as our African economic elders had always believed it, 'this thing [capitalism] will kill us, one by one, until one day any one who seeks a decent living without an inheritance will become like him who carries water in a sieve'.

The Skin of the Leopard is Beautiful, but not its Heart – The Case...

"Of the Half-Billion Poorest Adults in the World, One out of Ten is an American." The Institute of Policy Studies' analysis of some new...

Modern Economics—A Philosophy of Transferring Wealth to The Rich

Reflections on economic activity—the considerations of matters of production, exchange, distribution, and consumption of commodities—are ancient. Mathematicians and philosophers since Kemet and Timbuktu studied...

Africa To Rethink Management Of Natural Resources

As the world's economies jostle for increased access to Africa's natural resources, there have been renewed concerns over how the continent can ensure maximum...