About Ghana

Ghanaian athlete graduates from Kentucky University

Emmanuel Dasor, a Ghanaian sprinter in the United States of America (USA), has graduated from the Western Kentucky University, with a Degree in Business Administration. Dasor, a 200 and 400 meters sprinter, who has represented Ghana in African Championships, Commonwealth Games and Olympic Games are among a number of Ghanaian athletes on scholarships in the USA, courtesy the Ghana Athletics ...

Read More »

Ghanaian Brothers Invent Device That Generates Electricity Using Cassava

Life is all about knowing what you want and going for it. Not letting any situation slow you down or prevent you from realising your dreams. This is exactly what these brothers are doing. Without any professional or formal training, enough finances and exposure, they are still following their passion and doing what they love which is manufacture/invent. They are brothers who have ...

Read More »

What you have to know about Farmers’ Day

“Farmers’ Day” was instituted by the Government in 1985 in recognition of the vital role farmers and fishers play in the economy especially the highly commendable output of farmers and fishermen in 1984, (about 30% growth), after the bad agricultural years of 1982 and 1983. The day is celebrated to motivate them to produce more. The first National Farmers’ Day ...

Read More »

HOMOSEXUALITY: No amount of pressure will change our stance – Christian Council tells Akufo-Addo

The Christian Council of Ghana is demanding that government states in clear terms the country’s stance on homosexuality. This follows an indication given by President Akufo-Addo that the country’s position on the act could change if there is strong advocacy. For now, any act considered to be unnatural is considered by the country’s laws as illegal. Speaking to Aljazeera’s Jane Dutton the president ...

Read More »

Public Universities and Professional Institutions in Ghana

Education in Ghana was mainly informal, and based on apprenticeship before the arrival of European settlers, who built a formal education system addressed to the elites. With the independence of Ghana in 1957, universal education became an important political objective. The magnitude of the task as well as economic difficulties and political instabilities have slowed down attempted reforms. The Education Act in 1987, ...

Read More »

Tobinco CEO honoured with Humanitarian Icon of Africa Award

Dr. Samuel “Amo” Tobbin, Chairman, Tobinco Group of Companies has been honoured with the Humanitarian Icon of Africa Award. This occurred at the 5th Annual Global Official Dignity Award; “The Home of the Greatest Humanitarians of the World” on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the United Nations, NY. Dr. Tobbin was not present and therefore his sister; Ms Tobbin represented ...

Read More »

Private Universities in Ghana With Their Accreditation

With the ever growing education in Ghana, there’s been a necessity for expansion to absorbs the people. The population growth is at 4% every year and this means there is a need for expansion in education especially the tertiary. The government has played an important role in this by constantly expanding the capacity of the universities and building new ones ...

Read More »

Kennedy Agyepong honoured with Lifetime Achievement award

The 5th annual Global Official Dignity Award; “The Home of the Greatest Humanitarians of the World” occurred last weekend October 21, 2017 at the United Nations in New York. Among the Honorees was; Honourable Kennedy Agyepong; Member of Parliament for Assin Central, CEO of Kencity Group of Companies was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement on Philanthropy and Public Service. Hon. ...

Read More »

New Asantefuohene outdoored in Australia

A new Asantefuohene of Australia and five divisional chiefs have been installed at a colourful ceremony in Sydney. Nana Owusu Akyaw Mensah Aborampah was sworn in on Saturday 21 October 2017 by Nana Oppong Agyare Kyekyeku of Krofrom Adumasa, who represented Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. Hundreds of Ghanaians, Africans and friends of Ghana filled a large hall for the ...

Read More »

Ambassadors of Ghana

An ambassador is an official envoy, especially a high-ranking diplomat who represents a state and is usually accredited to another sovereign state or to an international organization as the resident representative of their own government or sovereign or appointed for a special and often temporary diplomatic assignment. The word is also often used more liberally for persons who are known, without national appointment, to represent certain ...

Read More »