Ghana

By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Apr 21st, 2014
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It’s time to move past overly simplistic arguments surrounding Catholics and condoms, and make an effort to understand the real and very complex contributions of faith-based health providers across Africa. For many years, analysts of international development and public health were “religion-blind.” ...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 18th, 2014
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Although there is no official statement from the parties yet, it appears that there is trouble brewing up in the P-square camp. According to celebrity blogger Linda Ikeji, “On Wednesday April 16th, I gathered from industry sources that the brothers fought each other physically during rehearsals. They...
By IAfrica
In Article
Apr 17th, 2014
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The Eternal Flame of Independence should burn for eternity Jorum Nyathi Group Political Editor FORMAL sector unemployment is very high, companies are closing down, the economy is teetering on the brink, we don’t have a national currency and corruption is running riot in high offices. That is the stat...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Apr 17th, 2014
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Dr. Felix Odartey-Wellington: The Compelling Story of Ghanaian-born Lawyer & Professor The story of Ghanaian-born Dr. Felix Nii Lartey Odartey-Wellington is a compelling one that provides ample motivation and impetus to succeed in spite of the odds. Born into a military family, Felix lost his fat...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Apr 16th, 2014
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By Peter M. Dzidza If you are the kind interested in revisionist history, then, here is an opportunity for you to indulge your pleasure. I am not and will be forthright in taking on those using politically motivated revisionist tendencies to plaster Ghana’s history. The NPP’s Professor Mike Ocquaye i...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 10th, 2014
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, it is no exaggeration to say that President Mahama and his NDC government are really pushed to the wall as far as solving Ghana’s development problems is concerned. There is a lot happening to suggest that the going is really tough—and getting tougher every day ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 10th, 2014
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By Morten Jerven So it’s official. The long overdue and widely anticipated GDP revision in Nigeria has arrived. And it was certainly worth the wait. It is bigger and better than anyone expected. One of the most anticipated questions was whether the new number would rank Nigeria above South Africa. It...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 5th, 2014
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by Rachel Strohm As the 20th anniversary of the start of the Rwandan genocide approaches on April 7, people who don’t usually pay much attention to African politics will be seeing two main types of commemorative stories about the country.  The first will focus on the incredible progress that Rwanda h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 27th, 2014
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By Farouk Martins Aresa faroukomartins@aim.com It is not history; Africans must give space to Africans to excel. Many African leaders cared more about dignity of the black race for economic and social survival. Someone is needed right now to manage and channel endowed brains to greatness and respect ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 26th, 2014
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Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) has shortlisted five coaches from the list of 27 applicants that applied for the national team coaching position. The biggest surprise was the exclusion of Tom Saintfiet who formerly coached Walia and Serbian Petrovic who had earlier been rated as favourites. Repor...