Story: Standard Chattered To Stop Western Union Service


Western Union service has undoubtedly become a force to reckon with in the money transfer business across the world, especially on the African continent. It is no doubt that most banks, financial services, post offices and some private businesses have become agents to facilitate this service. I visited a Standard Chartered Bank in Accra, Ghana,…

Ghana: 4 Major Things the PPP Would Do


The Progressive People’s Party held its first National Convention at the Ohene Gyan Sports stadium, Accra today 25th February, 2012. During his speech, Dr. Paa Kwesi Nduom promised these major developments in his administration for all Ghanaians: Free compulsory kindergarten to Senior High School Education. Major increase in job opportunities for all Ghanaians. MCEs and…

Ghana: Is ECG Responsible for the Current Load Shedding?


One name that quickly comes to mind anytime lights go off is the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). Most parts of Ghana are currently experiencing load shedding and as usual the blame from majority of Ghanaians would always go to ECG. Due to my interest to verify whether it is always ECG that cause this,…