Akufo-Addo, 2 others named 2017 most Influential African leaders

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been named as one of the three most influential African leaders of 2017. The New African Magazine annual 100 Most Influential Africans of 2017 also listed Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Guinean President Alpha Conde. Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was listed in the Politics and Public Service category […]

Why Shatta Wale is getting away with bodyguard slap

Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale does not need to get away with the treatment he meted out to one of his bodyguards if our laws work. But you don’t need to look far to know that Ghana is another lawless nation, where laws exist but they’re not respected.  We sometimes expose ourselves to public ridicule when […]

COCOBOD built Bole Guest House for Mahama’s enjoyment

Ex-President John Mahama influenced the construction of the CRIG Guest House at Bole in the Northern Region for his personal comfort, COCOBOD CEO, Joseph Boahen Aidoo says. He disclosed at a news conference in Accra Wednesday, the Guest House was needless at the time it was awarded to contractors. But “President Mahama was said to […]

Why spend $2.5m on GhanaPost GPS app when it could be free?

I think the country would have been spared the embarrassment that the infantile GhanaPost GPS app has brought, had the right thing been done. It’s true the country has grave issues with its address system, but the solution is clearly not the current state of the GhanaPost GPS. It’s apparent from reviews by some industry […]