Friday, May 27, 2022

Commentary

Africa Union Day and emerging threats

By Abraham Donkor Today 25th May, 2022 marks another milestone in the annals of the African Continent. The day christened African Unity Day or Africa Day is celebrated annually to commemorate the founding of the Organisation of African Unity, now...

Perennial Floods: Need To Find Lasting Solution

By: Nana Sifa Twum, a Media & Communications Consultant It is becoming increasingly worrying as a country to just talk, and complain about flooding without meaningful and pragmatic measures for a permanent solution. Ghana over 65 years, has woefully, experienced...

Development Communication Strategy As Tool To End Female Genital Mutilation

By Lennox Akpetey, a Communication Development Analyst' Female Genital Mutilation, FGM, is a partial or total removal of external female genitalia and injury to the female organ for cultural or other non-therapeutic reason. FGM is performed in various forms in...

Violence in Nkoranza & alledged brutalities

By Edmond Tetteh a Journalist The Sleeping town of Nkoranza in the Bono East Region came alive in the last couple of days for all the wrong reasons. The youth of the town vented their spleen on the townsfolk and...

Heighten Terror Threats in West Africa & Lessons

By Isaac Asare, a Journalist There seem to be anxiety among the larger Ghanaian populace in the wake of heighten security tension in relation to threats of terror and violent extremism. Surging violence and insecurity orchestrated by vicious extremists operating...

Strategies to advance Women’s Empowerment

By Lennox Akpetey, a Communication Development Women are the pivot on which the success of societies revolves. From homes to hamlets, to communities, to countries, and globally, women play critical roles in nation-building. But most times, these roles are often...

Life of the Late Omanhene of New Juaben, Daasebre Emeritus Oti Boateng

By DR. NANA SIFA TWUM, MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT The late Daasebre Emeritus Oti Boateng became the longest-serving Ghanaian Government statistician holding office from 1982 to 2000. At the same time, he doubled as the head of the Statistical Service...

Prioritize groundwater for affordability

By Fred Boasiako Antwi Understanding the importance of water to life, it is often metaphorically stated that “water is life”, and indeed it is life. Water and sanitation measures are key to poverty reduction, economic growth and environmental sustainability. However,...

Charging of arbitrary Transport fares unabated

By Edmond Tetteh, a Journalist Commuters in the Country believe the Ghana Private Road Transport Union, GPRTU and allied bodies including the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council, GRTCC seem to be having a field day with transport fares in the...

Seeking Peace And Promoting Development

Acting on the Global Security Initiative To Safeguard World Peace and Tranquility Keynote Speech by Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng at “Seeking Peace and Promoting Development: An Online Dialogue of Global Think Tanks of 20 Countries” 6 May 2022 Dear Scholars and Friends, Good evening! It...

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155 MMDAs in Ghana operating without valid bylaws – Report

A 2021 Dennislaw Ghana Report has revealed that 155 out of the 261 Metropolitan, Municipal and...

AfDB Board of Governors’ Spouses donate GHS35,000 to Osu Children’s Home

The Spouses of Board of Governors, Directors and Staff of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has donated an amount of GHS35,000...

GNAT Assists National Security In Peacebuilding

BY: MORRIS OGBETEY The Ghana National Association of Teachers, GNAT has partnered with National Security to aid in improving...

Sir John’s Estate: Politicians will withdraw their Wills after this saga- Lawyer Maurice Ampaw

By Nana Ama Gyapong Maurice Ampaw, a Ghanaian Lawyer has disclosed that due to Sir John’s will being on...

Global Center on Adaptation to support Ghana to tap Green Climate Fund

The Global Center on Adaptation (GCA) is working with the Ghana Infrastructure and Investment Fund (GIIF) to secure accreditation to enable the...