After 60 Years, What Is Ghana All About?

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The years since 1957 has wrought crisis upon crisis in this country. Ravaged by coup d’états, debt, structural inefficiencies, bloated state sectors and rampant corruption, our economy continues to deteriorate as the pillars of long-standing authouritarian winner-takes-all mind-set deepens. Now, 60 years on, the continuation of the cult of personality is choking the growth of what is still probably the most hopeful country in tropical Africa.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The years since 1957 has wrought crisis upon crisis in this country. Ravaged by coup d'états, debt, structural inefficiencies, bloated state sectors and rampant corruption, our economy continues to deteriorate as the pillars of long-standing authouritarian winner-takes-all mind-set deepens. Now, 60 years on, the continuation of the cult of personality is choking the growth of what is still probably the most hopeful country in tropical Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ghana’s True Story Told – Through Drama and Dance

[Ghanaian Chronicle] This country’s rich tradition, dug up from Ghana’s rich cultural diversity, linked up with the modern concept of militarism, borrowed from the colonial past, blended beautifully to excite the audience at the Black Star Square in Ac…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] This country's rich tradition, dug up from Ghana's rich cultural diversity, linked up with the modern concept of militarism, borrowed from the colonial past, blended beautifully to excite the audience at the Black Star Square in Accra, and arm-chair television audience throughout the country, as Ghana celebrated its Diamond Jubilee of independence yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

N/R Minister Woos Investors

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tamale -THE NORTHERN Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed has called on both local and international investors to consider making the region especially the capital, Tamale, their preferred investment destination to enhance job creation …

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tamale -THE NORTHERN Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed has called on both local and international investors to consider making the region especially the capital, Tamale, their preferred investment destination to enhance job creation and business opportunities for the idle youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Nana Worried Over Pollution of Water Bodies

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Flagstaff House Accra -The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the country cannot ignore its environment, as it endangers the very survival of the beautiful and blessed land that our forebears bequeathed to us.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Flagstaff House Accra -The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the country cannot ignore its environment, as it endangers the very survival of the beautiful and blessed land that our forebears bequeathed to us.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

GNOC Secretary General Outlines Plans for the Media

[The Point] The Secretary General of Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC), Abdoulie M. Jallow, has outlined his committee’s plans for Gambian sports journalists in the next quadrennial.

[The Point] The Secretary General of Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC), Abdoulie M. Jallow, has outlined his committee's plans for Gambian sports journalists in the next quadrennial.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Project Aid the Gambia (International NGO A57)

[The Point] Today Project Aid The Gambia donated another bulk of medical equipment to the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, represented by Mr. Musa Saine, the Director of Logistic of MOHSW.

[The Point] Today Project Aid The Gambia donated another bulk of medical equipment to the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, represented by Mr. Musa Saine, the Director of Logistic of MOHSW.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NYC Receives New Vehicle From UNFPA

[The Point] The National Youth Council (NYC) has received a brand new pickup vehicle from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), as part of their support to youth empowerment in The Gambia.

[The Point] The National Youth Council (NYC) has received a brand new pickup vehicle from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), as part of their support to youth empowerment in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

We Will Work Very Closely With UTG – IOU Founder

[The Point] In an exclusive interview with The Point newspaper, the founder of the Islamic Online University (IOU), Dr Bilal Philips, has reiterated his commitment to establishing close partnership with the University of The Gambia. Excerpts of the int…

[The Point] In an exclusive interview with The Point newspaper, the founder of the Islamic Online University (IOU), Dr Bilal Philips, has reiterated his commitment to establishing close partnership with the University of The Gambia. Excerpts of the interview:

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘The New Government Must Protect the Freedom of the Press’ – Alhagie Mbye

[The Point] The Point’s London-based Europe correspondent for over a decade has stressed the need for the new government to not only protect the rights and freedoms of the Press in The Gambia, but also to bring to book those who killed, tortured and hu…

[The Point] The Point's London-based Europe correspondent for over a decade has stressed the need for the new government to not only protect the rights and freedoms of the Press in The Gambia, but also to bring to book those who killed, tortured and humiliated journalists for merely informing and educating the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Representing Gambia Is My Biggest Dream – Young Gambian Sensation in Spanish Football

[The Point] A young Gambian sensation from Kuntaya plying his trade in the third tier of Spanish football has expressed his strong desire and willingness to represent the Scorpions should they knock on his doors.

[The Point] A young Gambian sensation from Kuntaya plying his trade in the third tier of Spanish football has expressed his strong desire and willingness to represent the Scorpions should they knock on his doors.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia