Tag Archive | Ghana

AfricaGathering And World Bank Host Brainstorming Session

AfricaGathering And World Bank Host Brainstorming Session

AfricaGathering and the World Bank office in Ghana today held a brainstorming event to discuss issues concerning youth employment in Ghana. The theme for the event was “Youth Employment in Africa” which came off at the AITI-KACE, Accra. The event saw young people discussing key topics concerning the creation, growing and even finding jobs in […]

Ghana; Our ‘Forgotten’ Words.

Ghana; Our ‘Forgotten’ Words.

“Ghana my happy home. Land of rich resources. Land of mighty talent…” These are words of a song I used to hear a lot when I was a kid. But for some strange reason I hardly hear such patriotic songs. The words of such songs are so strong and profound I wonder why we don’t hear […]

Ghana through the eyes of Mawuli Sikanku

Ghana through the eyes of Mawuli Sikanku

 Ghana is a beautiful country that sits nearly at the “centre of the Earth”, with a great weather (warm sunshine all year round), wonderful beaches, and lovely tourist sites. There are about 24million people with over 70 languages and 100 ethnic groups in Ghana. Ghanaians are described as very friendly people because they would usually take a […]

This is Ghana!!!

Why do many people – Ghanaians – say this phrase to any silly circumstance, stupid act or unruly behavior by another person or organization? If for instance the electricity from the national grid goes off without any explanation from the agency in charge, most people will just say ‘this is Ghana’. If a commercial driver […]