Making Accra the cleanest city in Africa, a lesson from City of Cape Town

I have been repeatedly asked if president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s vision of making Accra the cleanest city in Africa is possible. What do you think? Well, I have, on each of the occasions, been economical in my response seriously being mindful of the task ahead. Waste management in Accra is no joke man! But […]

Live from the Woods: My verdict on Akufo-Addo’s JOSPONG praise

The President’s praise last Friday of the work of the Jospong Group of Companies should be seen more of an endorsement of their sanitation work rather than a verdict on their operations. It should be easy for us to draw the distinction between the operations of the Jospong Group, allegedly fraught with some questionable transactions, […]

CID invites Jospong CEO for questioning over Joy News expose

The Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has invited CEO of Jospong Group, Joseph Siaw Agyepong for questioning over Joy News investigations into some contracts awarded it by the past government. A document intercepted by www.brakopowers.com indicates investigative journalist Manasseh Azure Awuni has also been invited over his nine-month investigation. Sources close to Jospong have revealed […]

How to make money without breaking a sweat, the Jospong way

After all, you don’t need to sweat to make money in Ghana as some youth have been told to do. Fact is, success and riches in the country are not a function of hard work. They’ve never been and will never be as far as the country continues to churn out corrupt politicians. And the […]

Zoomlion exposed in sanitation contract inflated by ¢130m

The latest rot uncovered by investigative journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni has revealed Jospong Group of Companies reportedly awarded a sanitation contract inflated by ¢130 million. The contract was awarded by the Local Government Ministry for the procurement of one million waste bins and disposal bin liners. A letter by the then Minister, Collins Dauda addressed […]