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We Are Not Ready For Radical Economic Transformation – Yet.

2018-01-31T04:37:00+00:00
Editors' Pick
5 months ago

By S. Knowington Many governments have tried and are still on a great path to achieve socio-economic growth through job creation, empowerment programs  like tenders, BEE (South Africa) and cooperatives within the agricultural sector. These steps have undoubtedly boosted growth and most are well managed even though corruption is always a stumbling block. While appreciating

 Business

Is HelpGhana A Scam?!

2017-12-11T14:39:06+00:00
Benjamin Wilson Fianu
5 months ago

What if I told you that the smartest people in this world don’t know everything. Even the greatest minds belonging to fictional characters – Batman, Sherlock Holmes and Sheldon Cooper – falter when they are tested in areas beyond their knowledge. Artificial intelligence doesn’t fare any better because in the end it was put together

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Ending Corruption And Bribery.

2017-04-21T10:06:38+00:00
Robert Belt
1 year ago

Is bribery baked into corporate business practice? Black’s Law Dictionary defines bribery as “the offering, giving, receiving or soliciting of any item of value to influence the actions of an official or other person in charge of a public or legal duty.” The headlines are full of bribery stories.  Quartz Media recently published, Shell was

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Social Innovation that Can Save You an Arm and a Leg

2017-04-08T17:44:17+00:00
Robert Belt
1 year ago

Kampala, the capital of Uganda, has a method of transportation that is designed to save lives.  It is a new take on boda-bodas. Boda-bodas are motorcycle taxis found in various parts of Eastern Africa.  The Kampala Capital City Authority records show around 120,000 motorcycles registered in the city.  Estimates state there are between 80,000 boda-boda

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Now You Can Buy Bonds On Your Mobile Phone.

2017-03-30T07:39:55+00:00
Robert Belt
1 year ago

Kenya began selling government bonds through mobile phones last week.  This is the first time a government has used this mode of transaction. The country has established its position as the leader of mobile money and are now looking for new funds for capital improvement by their citizen's help.  Kenya could have easily gone to

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ECHOES OF LIFE IN FREETOWN-SIERRA LEONE

2017-03-28T06:06:53+00:00
Joel Savage
1 year ago

Soldiers are trained and equipped to defend their country or take part in foreign missions. The training they got made them tough, even though they don’t always win during combat.  I didn't join the Ghana army. I tried to but I didn’t succeed. When I left my family, my experience was similar to military training and