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Role of good governance in building a resilience oil sector

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 08:23

IN recent times, many countries are discovering a wide range of natural resources, including oil and gas. 

These discoveries have been met with great expectations such as the promise of regional development, growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP), as well as improvement of standard of living of the average citizen. 

WACDEP initiates water security measures in Ghana

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 08:14


THESE days, when you travel on the Accra-Kumasi highway, you will not fail to notice what has become of the once clear and steadily flowing rivers that beautified the roadside scenery.

The silent majority: Spiral of silence in motion

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 08:23

By Sammy DARKO, Accra

HOW did this just happen? Unusual, unexpected, strange, weird, unprecedented and now bizarre are but few of the words used by mainstream media to describe a bitter election that has produced Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States of America.

Preparing for release from prison

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 08:11

By Abundant Robert Kwodam AWOLUGUTU

MOST prisoners face bewildering moments as the date and time for their release approaches. So many thoughts go through their minds. 

ActionAid: Senegal and Gambia learn from Ghana

Monday, 14 November 2016 07:47

IN 2013, ActionAid started the Agro-Ecology and Resilience (AER) project in The Gambia and Senegal to enhance the livelihoods of people living in poverty and strengthen vulnerable communities. These communities had been devastated by the prolonged drought and famine that besieged the Sahel region in 2010. 

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Scientific Revolution: New breed of African scientists needed

Wednesday, 09 November 2016 07:40

By Ama Kudom-Agyemang

SOME of Africa’s leading scientists have called for, “a new breed of African scientists to champion a scientific revolution, which will facilitate the continent’s development in a rapidly evolving world of science”.

Growing old: A curse or treasure

Tuesday, 08 November 2016 07:42

By Angela Kafui AMENYO, a Freelance Journalist

ONCE upon a time, on one cold morning in Denver, Colorado, in the United States of America, I accompanied my aunty to her caregiving job where I met and had a life-changing experience with an aged couple between the ages of 80 and 85 and for the sake of privacy in this article, I will refer to them as Mr. and Mrs. Rivers. 

2016 Manifesto promises: . An analysis of selected NPP, NDC pledges

Tuesday, 08 November 2016 07:38


POTILICAL party manifestos, the key policy intentions of political parties in an election, have become a key feature of Ghana’s democratic process since the reintroduction of democratic governance in 1992.

ActionAid visits United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

Monday, 07 November 2016 08:08

ON Tuesday, 1st November, 2016, ActionAid International and members of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) engaged in a high-level leadership discussion at the offices of the ECA in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The politics we have vrs the politics we need

Monday, 07 November 2016 07:23

By Sulemana BRAIMAH 

ANYONE who claims Ghana has had its politics and governance right is only peddling fiction. 

PBR Cowpea: Significant progress in confined field trials

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 08:33

By Ama Kudom-Agyemang

ON-GOING research on the Pod Borer Resistant (PBR) Cowpea (popularly known as black eye beans) has progressed significantly at the Savannah Agricultural Research Institute (SARI) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) at Nyankpla, near Tamale.