Video: Watch the thief who stole NSMQ 2017 Quiz Mistress’ bag

The Quiz mistress’ black silk handbag with a red zip was stolen during the presentation of prices at the National Theatre, marring what appeared a stellar programme. The video below appears to have captured the period the stealing was carried out on the platform during presentation of the awards to winner Prempeh College. Please watch […]

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 […]

Live from the Woods: NSMQ 2017 locks down Ghana but TV stations lock down porn

The ongoing National Science and Maths Quiz 2017 has exposed us as a people who are not good when it comes to prioritising. It isn’t that we don’t know what to do at any one particular time. The good news is that we know, but we deliberately don’t do the right things to our own […]

Live from the Woods: Is Akufo-Addo, Ghana’s saviour?

The confidence Ghanaians reposed in President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in the 2016 presidential poll puts him in a better position to reform the ailing economy. When first time voters, like my sister Emelia Frimpongmaa, rose early from bed to go and cast their votes, they had her gaze on the future. They didn’t want […]