The genital vanishing scare/nonsense must be stopped

Over the past few weeks, there have been reports of some individuals accusing others of causing them to lose or experiencing shrinkage in their genitals following physical contact, especially in heavily crowded public spaces around Kasoa, in the Central Region of Ghana. A similar trend reared its ugly head in the I990s, which unfortunately led […]

An appeal for prudent resource allocation in our education sector

I write to express concern over recent reports indicating that our government has allocated a significant portion of its budget – approximately $325 million – towards providing tablets for high school students (sourced from cedi-rates-a social-media handle) As an experienced educator who has served in four countries, including rapidlydeveloping economies like China and India, I […]

Why the GRA boss was removed in favour of an Indian company

The government, led by the Ministry of Finance and some persons with vested interest, are in a suspicious and indecent haste to get Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) to hand over all of Ghana’s domestic tax mobilization and management to an Indian company called TATA Consultancy Services (TCS), represented by another Indian-owned IT company in Ghana, […]

Holding the NPP government accountable for Ghana’s persistent power crisis

Ghana’s enduring electricity power crisis, commonly referred to as ‘dumsor,’ continues to plague the nation, causing disruptions to daily life and hindering economic progress. As the governing party, the NPP government must be held accountable for its failure to effectively address this pressing issue. This article examines the shortcomings of the NPP government in resolving […]

Understanding Mahama’s Ideology: A new paradigm shift for a successful Ghana: Part 2

In part one of this article, I explained that in Development Studies, there are five key stages that a country must follow through in order to achieve sustainable growth i.e. traditional society, preconditions to take-off, take-off, drive to maturity and age of high mass consumption (Rostow, 1969). The “preconditions to take-off” entail the installation of […]