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Totobi Quakyi's open letter to Akufo-Addo

His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo President of the Republic of Ghana Jubilee House Accra. Your Excellency,


Valerie Sawyerr writes: Commando of the abattoir!

Aaaaaa, ooooh, eeeeeei, aaaooow! Maaba, adεn, nuké, yaa ya, why? Are we goats, sheep, cows, or are we chickens? Is...


Jason Tutu writes: Are there no adults left in this country?

The two major political parties seem armed and arming up, and they each continue to provide a reason to push each other to still arm-up...


Value addition in Africa is futile

Studies show that a substantial share of Africa’s regional trade is informal, on the order of 30% to 40%. This informal trade is...


IMANI Study: How to attract more entrepreneurs to Ghana – Part 3

QUALITY OF JUDICIAL PROCESSES Ensuring that the quality of the judicial system is up to a high standard is crucial...


IMANI Study: How to attract more entrepreneurs to Ghana – Part 2

COST OF ENFORCING CONTRACTS The cost of enforcing contracts, if too high, can act as a disincentive for those seeking...


IMANI Study: How to attract more entrepreneurs to Ghana – Part 1

Conducting business should be a peaceful experience for entrepreneurs. Nonetheless, every so often, something goes wrong between the...


Ghana prioritises agriculture for poverty reduction and job creation

Akosua Elizabeth is the leader of the women farmers in Asankasu in Eastern Ghana. In the new farming season, she and farmers in her...


Unlocking the value chain: Private sector lends momentum to Ghana’s Planting for Food and Jobs prog.

The predominant business in rural areas is farming. In Africa, although they hold the key to ending poverty and hunger, the majority...


Planting for Food & Jobs revolutionises agriculture in Ghana

Africa’s smallholder farmers are the vital link to the realisation of the continent’s agricultural transformation, with agribusinesses...