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Why PDS is far better than ECG

I have been following keenly, the various reportage on the PDS bond guarantee, and having studied the various narratives and processes led...

Ewuradjoa writes: My nine-hour journey to Dromankese and the land of ‘Monkeys’

Wheeew! (Sigh) How does it feel to sit on your butt for close to nine hours and journey all the way to...

40-50% of infertility in marriage caused by men, stop victimising women alone

Every couple should be respected regardless of the state of infertility in their marriage. Child bearing...

Check out what caffeine does to your body

On a daily basis, most people consume caffeine without necessarily being aware of it. The morning tea we drink at...

Why gov’t must include private schools in free SHS policy

The former South African President, Nelson Mandela said: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”.

Why reading should be everyone’s hobby

Reading is an imaginative activity. Try being one of the producers of a movie, now having to picture how best every scene will roll...

The 54 medicine policy by Ministry of Health, Ghana: a policy evaluation

Introduction In general, public policies are designed or formulated to solve defined public problems that affect society as a whole or...

Assessment of 275 MPs: Issues of credibility and verifiability

I would like to, first of all, congratulate scholars at the Department of Political Science, University of Ghana, for their efforts, time...

Gabby Otchere-Darko writes…Why bank workers who lost their jobs will vote NPP in 2020

Yesterday, a good friend said to me that NPP cannot expect the bank workers who have lost their jobs as a result...

Face-to-face with robbers: Eyewitness narrates her ordeal on Winneba-Kasoa road

Exactly a week ago, on the evening of Monday 27th May 2019, my sister Joana Maame Besiwa and I were attacked by...

J. B. Danquah and the naming of our Republic

J. B. Danquah in his Akim Abuakwa Handbook, published in 1928, states: “The Akan Race claims a historical connection with the ancient...

Opinion: Bring attention to domestic violence against men

Society needs to stop asking who the real victim of domestic violence is. Whether men or women are the real victim is not...

Health benefits of ban on noise making

Every year, the Ga Traditional Council in the Greater Accra Region, in collaboration with the fetish priests and priestess, declare a month's ban on...

Suffering in silence – Domestic Violence against men

 “When people think of abuse in relationships, the first thing they think of is a man abusing a woman,” Prince Addo, a victim of...

Marketing vigilantism, a self-help tool

Recently, the issue of vigilantism has been in the Ghanaian news with many people calling for the disbandment of vigilante groups associated with political...

Killing a teacher over snail and wee? When did we get there?

On the 7th of May 2019, residents of Eastern Region woke up to the sad and grotesque news which occurred at the...

Mother’s Day with a broken woman at centre of tragedy

As the messages and images poured on social media, as the phones rang back to back and the text messages clogged our phones though sometimes...

Hannah Odame writes…The sun and the mother

Not long ago I went to the central...

Open letter to President Akufo-Addo

President of Ghana Your Excellency Nana Akufo Addo, I bring...