Mar 8, 2016

8 takeaways from 59th Independence Day parade

I was really excited when my news editor assigned me to cover the 59th Independence Day parade at the Black Star Square in Accra on March 6th 2016.

Though it was my second time covering the event, I felt it was worth attending.

Mar 7, 2016

Agya Koo, Kyeiwaa, Okala others perform at Independence day parade [Video]

In a bid to add a lighter touch to Ghana’s 59th Independence Day anniversary parade at the Black Star Square in Accra, some popular Ghanaian comedy actors performed a skit as Police officers from the colonial era.
The actors, led by Papa Nii Papa Fio also known as Oesophagus included, Agya Koo, Kyeiwaa, Kwaku Manu, Mr. Beautiful among others.

Mar 1, 2016

5 things Mahama, Nana Addo said about corruption [Infographic]

President John Dramani Mahama and his main contender in the November general elections, Nana Akufo-Addo of the opposition New Patriotic Party, (NPP), have different views about the canker of corruption in Ghana.

The President, during the State of the Nation Address last Thursday, described corruption as a “disease, which if left unchecked can choke and kill a nation.”

He among other things explained how his government is fighting corruption.

Feb 26, 2016

SOTNGhana: 5 things Mahama said about health [Infographic]

President John Dramani Mahama was in Parliament on Thursday February 25, 2016, to deliver the State of the Nation Address.

Among the many sectors he spoke about, he enumerated a number of interventions and projects carried out by government to improve the country’s health sector.