Author Archives: Solomon Ansah

History of Education in Ghana III

AFTER INDEPENDENCE ERA First, the Act established Local Education Authorities within Local Authorities and entrusted them with the responsibility. The second important feature of the 1961 Act was the fact that it made education compulsory. Section 2(1) states that: “Every child who has attained the school-going age as determined by the Minister shall attend a course of instruction as laid ...

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History of Education in Ghana II

COLONIAL ERA It was in accordance with the spirit of the bond that Governor Hill proposed his 1852 Ordinance. This recommended that a poll tax be imposed to finance the general improvement of the territories—including the provision of education that could lead to the establishment of a better educated class of African. Following the consolidation of the coastal region as ...

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History of Education in Ghana

Introduction Ghana is endowed with a good education system. a statement made by BBC News Monitoring Department. The History of education in Ghana dates back to 1592. Over the centuries education has had different goals, from spreading the Gospel to creating an elite group to run the colony. After Ghana gained its independence in 1957 the education system, then modelled ...

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We Are Totally Loving These African Print Styles: Take A Look And Get Inspired!

African print styles these days are killing it. From the off shoulders, to exaggerated/puff/flared sleeves, cold-shoulders, gowns and many more styles, they never run out. Designers are really going all out and creating more amazing styles and designs that we cannot have enough of. Making ladies slay the hell out of print styles these days. Some of these amazing styles ...

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Personality Profile on Tetteh Quarshie

EARLY LIFE Tetteh Quarshie was born in 1842 to Ghanaian parents who hailed from the Ga-Dangme ethnic group. His father was a farmer known as Mlekuboi, from Teshie. His mother, Ashong-Fio, hailed from Labadi He was the second of the couple’s two sons but the elder son, Odai, died while they were still very young and not long after that their mother, Atswei, also ...

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Kweku Ananse and The Mouthless Wife

Once upon a time, Kweku Ananse and his wife Aso decided to make a farm. They weeded day and night and cleared the farm. They started planting their crops and soon the yams and plantain they’ve planted yielded in manifolds. Ananse wanted all for himself because of his greediness, so He decided to pay a courtesy call to Almighty God. ...

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Want Some Inspirational Jumpsuit Styles For Your Ankara?

Ankara jumpsuits is all I care about right now! Just because they look classy and chic on women and of course comfortable is one reason why I’d rock this trend anywhere and everywhere! There are cool ways to style this trend such as mixing different prints, being edgy with the style such as the deconstructed jumpsuit and of course matching ...

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Rock Your Dashiki With Style: Take A Look At These ‘Slayish’ Looks For Inspiration

In Africa, we are not only subjected to only one type of fabric or print. There are other types of fabrics involved like kente, tie-dye and dashiki. Though the dashiki has only one kind of print design, it however comes in different bright colours – yellow, green, white, black, pink etc which can be styled any how you want it. ...

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Start Your Pear Farm II

Avocado Trees are very popular fruits in Ghana and many African countries. It is also popularly known for its healthy and delicious avocado fruits. avocado tree is easy to grow and self-pollinating. Avocados have a very high nutritive level. It’s the only fruit that has mono-unsaturated fat. This is reported to increase good cholesterol (HDL) and also decrease bad cholesterol  ...

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It’s All About Class!

Ankara Styles don’t have to be basic and boring! Let the Instagram slayers show you how to do the trick! From the pictures below, there are different styles to inspire you to be classy and boss. All you have to do is to add the class and we will help you do that. From athleisure Ankara down to Ankara corporate ...

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