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Graduates and entrepreneurship

Seidu Samad, the writer

BY SEIDU SAMAD “AS LONG as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.” — Donald Trump. The concept of entrepreneurship was first established in the 1700s, and the meaning has evolved ever since. Many simply equate it with starting one’s own business. It’s a courageous new working world for …

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Congratulations everyone but…!

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

BY NANA BRAM OKAE II GHANAIANS ON January 7, 2017, witnessed a very well organized swearing-in ceremony for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his Vice, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia at the Black Star Square. Earlier in the early hours of January 7, 2017, a new Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mike Aaron …

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Why Former Dep. Attorney General is wrong on AMERI

Franklin-Cudjoe, IMANI GHANA

BY IMANI GHANA IMANI PRINCIPALS have been locked in a debate over the last week with the former Deputy Attorney General (“ex-DAG”) who led the Ghanaian side in the AMERI deal. Our exchanges with the former Government functionary on Facebook in recent days have however brought us to the sudden …

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Food donors’ encouragement bill: Ghana’s shared responsibility to end hunger

Each year about 800 million people do not have access to sufficient and nutritious food

ELIJAH AMOO ADDO EACH YEAR about 1.3 billion tons of food is wasted and at the same time about 800 million people do not have access to sufficient and nutritious food (Global Food Banking Network, 2014). This figure represents roughly one third of food produced for human consumption. Food can …

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John Dumelo Too?

John Dumelo

BY NANA BRAM OKAE II I’M NOT a fan of the movie industry but occasionally exploits of some actors and actresses are brought to my attention by my nephews and nieces. I heard a lot about John Dumelo in the news in the period leading up to the general election …

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The competent thread that holds the promise of a dying nation

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

MICHAEL NANA-SASU, RESEARCH FELLOW, DANQUAH INSTITUTE I AM a Ghanaian and like most of you a bit self-righteous. The behaviour of the main opposition party at any point in time in our political journey is the closest to the truest reflection of the complex nature of the Ghanaian. In Ghana, …

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World Water Day – Africa makes progress in water delivery

Everybody needs water

ANITA ZAIDI AFRICA CAN be proud of many remarkable achievements in recent decades. Giving 427 million more people access to improved drinking water since 1990 – an average of 47,000 people every day across sub-Saharan Africa – ranks among the most impressive and most important. Safe drinking water and good …

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MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Kintampo deaths and Invisible Forces: Akufo-Addo’s biggest test yet

LET US put politics aside. Let us put our emotions aside. Let us shelve religious beliefs for a moment. Let us put our thinking caps on. Let us behave like rational human beings of the world, human beings who deserve to be taken seriously and treated with the same level …

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Infidelity: Signs, Causes and Prevention

Unfaithfulness usually begins on the blind side of the unsuspecting partner

ABUNDANT ROBERT K. AWOLUGUTU INFIDELITY IS a major threat to not only legal marriages but also love affairs where both emotional and moral compromise takes place. According to infidelity could mean any of the following: Marital disloyalty; adultery, unfaithfulness; disloyalty, lack of religious faith, especially Christian faith, a breach …

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HR Today: Things you should remove from your CV (Part 2)

Bright Okyere, the writer

BRIGHT OKYERE YOUR CURRENT business-contact info: Amdur writes at “This is not only dangerous; it’s stupid. Do you really want employers calling you at work? How are you going to handle that? Oh, and by the way, your current employer can monitor your emails and phone calls. So if …

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