Bright Simons Named Among World’s 50 Greatest Leaders

Young Ghanaian entrepreneur Bright Simons has been named one of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders by Fortune®. The 34-year old Simons made the list, published in Fortune® Magazine (online), 24th March 2016, alongside eminent persons including Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon; Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor; Pope Francis, and Christine Largarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. The World’s 50 Greatest Leaders are men and women selected from business, government, philanthropy and the arts and all over the globe who are transforming the world and inspiring others to do the same. The 2016 edition is the third publication of … Continue reading Bright Simons Named Among World’s 50 Greatest Leaders

The Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, Accra Ghana

The Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park is built in honour of the great African and iconic leader of Ghana’s struggle for independence from British colonial rule. The park is one of Ghana’s top heritage sites, and Accra’s favourite tourist attraction. Its visitors include several world leaders and presidents. Inside the picturesque landscape of the park is the magnificent Kwame Nkrumah mausoleum, a marble pyramidal edifice where the remains of Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and his wife Fathia lay. There’s also a museum, right at the back of the mausoleum. Of all the artefacts in there, what I excites me are Kwame … Continue reading The Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, Accra Ghana

Ghanaian Member of Parliament Murdered at Home

A Member of Ghana’s Parliament has been stabbed to death by unknown assailants. Hon. Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu, MP for Abuakwa North in the Eastern Region was murdered Tuesday night in his residence at Shiashie near East Legon, Accra, the Police have said. The Police have found ladder suspected to have been used by the attacker(s) to scale the wall and get into the bedroom of the MP. There were bloodstains on the walls and footprints, which were believed to be those of the attackers, in the backyard. The 50 year-old JB Danquah-Adu was a chartered accountant and a member of … Continue reading Ghanaian Member of Parliament Murdered at Home

Benefits of Being in A Romantic Relationship

It’s the month of love and Valentine’s Day is here. In this post we share some benefits of being in a romantic relationship, backed by scientific research. Psychologists have known for a long time that being in secure relationships make us happier, healthier and more productive. “Perceived benefits and costs of romantic relationships for women and men: Implications for exchange theory” is a study published by three professors in 1994. They are Constantine Sedikides and W. Keith Campbell, from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; and Mary Beth Oliver, from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. The results … Continue reading Benefits of Being in A Romantic Relationship

10 Profitable Home Business Ideas For Ghana

Here are some exciting, profitable home business ideas anyone with sufficient training, expertise or experience can startup. A viable home business provides opportunities for us to turn our expertise and passion into profits. Starting up a home business is also a way of starting a dream business. For persons who are employees, it is a means to earn more income, and the beginning of becoming your own boss. For a young person looking for employment, a home business may be just what you need to launch an exciting career or business. A startup demands hard work and lots of sacrifices. … Continue reading 10 Profitable Home Business Ideas For Ghana

Outline of The Ghana Court Marriage Procedure

The Ghana court marriage procedure seems to be a subject that many want to understand sufficiently well. Among them are persons planning a marriage and students prepping for a test. In this write-up I present an outline of the Ghana court marriage procedure, simple and easy to understand.  First, let’s define what court marriage is. In Ghana, some people use the term court marriage when they mean to say a marriage contracted under the Marriage Ordinance. That’s the term many ordinary folks call it, probably because it’s marriage made in the law court. Wedding, for them, is marriage officiated by a minister in … Continue reading Outline of The Ghana Court Marriage Procedure

Bisa Kdei Kicks Sarkodie From The Top

Mellow-sounding Bisa Kdei kicks Sarkodie from the top [the number 1 position] in latest Google Trends Trending Music ranking for Ghana for 2015. The Google Trends ranking which was released at the end of last year places Bisa Kdei and his track Brother brother  in the lead, ahead of speed rapper Sarkodie with the single Dumsor. The ace rapper who held the coveted position for two consecutive years, in 2013 and 2014 is now second to Bisa Kdei, first-timer on the chart. The Google Trends trending music ranking for Ghana is based on Google Search data, that shows how often a particular search-term or musician … Continue reading Bisa Kdei Kicks Sarkodie From The Top