4 Life Lessons I Learned at Age 20

Life prior to age 20 assumed the role of a guest to me – guests come and go.  It didn’t attract any special attention from me. All that I ever cared for were; school days, meal time, my friends, church time, and play time. I was not so much interested in how the day began […]

Chale Wote 2017 photos: How my ex of 15 years and I found love again

It was themed Mata Wata which told the many stories behind water and other things. But this year’s Chale Wote Street Arts Festival was more than water. It was love and I found one. It’s purely arts and could pass for Ghana’s biggest outdoor arts event. The event, first started in 2011, is aimed at […]

5 secrets you didn’t know about National Science and Maths Quiz

The history of the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ) is one of vilification, rapprochement and breakthrough. It was seen as a failed concept because the important role of science education towards Ghana’s development was disregarded. Science education was fictionalized. But after 23 years of existence, the competition has succeeded in curving out a niche […]

Short story: A rare gift in 1983 Ghana

The Zion Methodist hospital in Koforidua in the Eastern Region was filled with patients who were on admission owing to improper diet. They looked emaciated with the flesh on their faces completely wasted. Many of them dropped dead with the passing of every minute. Dr Yaw Frimpong toured the wards with two nurses gauging the […]

Short story: Living with an enemy called wife – Episode 7

The night was black as soot with a flickering of light surrounding the Kotoka International Airport when Gambia Airline flight SE02545 touched down Sunday. Kwabena was asleep when a female flight attendant woke him up. He opened his eyes and saw the name Agartha embossed on the left breast of the attendant. His eyes balls recoiled […]