Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Ghana – the Country that Stopped Reading

One cannot help but ask the Ghanaian educational system, “How is it possible that I hand over a child for seven hours every day, five days a week, and you give me back someone who is basically illiterate?”

Ghana Security Forces and Civil Society Weigh in on Mining Sector

By Kissy Agyeman-Togobo: CEO of Ghana’s Chamber of Mines, Dr. Toni Aubynn, formerly with Tullow Oil, has been an open critic of illegal Chinese mining in Ghana. At a press conference in Kumasi back in July, he told journalists that Ghana ought to be tougher on galamsey.

Ghana’s Supreme Court – A Dangerous Circus at Best

The constant giggling, although cheerful, even of the acting Chief Justice Himself, William Atuguba, is the best entertainment the World has ever known in...

The Tsatsu Bites the Elephant – NPP’s Glassy Court Case Suffers Tsikata’s Shattering

Tsatsu: "It is clear that it is these repetitions that have accounted for the increase in exhibits from 8,675 to 13,926. Is that right?” Nii Amanor Dodoo (KPMG): "Yes." The Supreme Court judges on May 10, 2013 ordered KPMG to conduct an audit into the 11,842 pink sheets submitted by the petitioners, after the respondents told the court that they have received far less than what the petitioners claimed they had filed.

Parliament Summons Health Minister in National Health Insurance Scheme Crisis

Health Minister, Sherry Aryittey has been summoned to appear before Parliament’s Committee on Health over the current <financial crisis crippling operations of the National...

Why Ghanaian Doctors Are on Strike – Expatiated

By: Dr Frank Owusu-Sekyere, Chairman, Greater Accra Division of Ghana Medical Association: This basically means that after 2012, doctors salaries actually reduced in 2013 - and in the process, the National Labour Commision ruling trampled upon by the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission.

In Bed With President Mahama of Ghana?

Andrew Solomon is the author, and most recently had published, “Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity.”

Pastors’ Trip Paid for by ‘Private Sponsors’ – The Other Idiot

And why would government encourage Sponsors to spend more than half a million dollars in sending prayer warriors to Israel when more than half of the country is hungry, dying and sick? Is President Mahama the OTHER IDIOT?

J.J. Rawlings Reproaches Think Tank IMANI

The former president’s disagreement with IMANI Ghana mimics the assertion by the flag-bearer of the People’s National Convention (PNC) in the 2012 election, Hassan Ayariga, that “Even God, if He comes to Ghana today, IMANI people will find fault with Him, so who am I?”

Kumasi City And The Shopping Mall, Courtesy Of The More Educated Than His Ancestor

NTOABOMA—The more educated than his Ancestor (The Metha) has a new place to go and look more like Europeans. Enter the new Kumasi City...