Category : Blog

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Are the robots coming for our jobs?

During the middle part of this year 2017, Ecobank Ghana laid off 181 contract staff with the reason that it is part of a digital migration strategy to improve banking experience for its clients, according to the Regional Head of Corporate Communicat...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

When Ghanaians whine!

Whining is a favourite past time that most Ghanaians engage in. We especially love to whine about how this country is run. The good thing is that enough freedom prevails for us to whine without fear. Indeed it is important that people are allowed to...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Speech by NYA CEO to mark Africa Youth Day

NATIONAL YOUTH AUTHORITY STATEMENT AHEAD OF AFRICA YOUTH DAY CELEBRATION, NOVEMBER 1 Ladies and gentlemen of the press, thank you for honouring our invitation to our first press conference of the National Youth Authority under the Akufo-Addo governm...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Letter from an Intern: Forget about me

Dear Sir/Madam/Aunty/Uncle, Out of all the fun and probably silly things that I could indulge myself in during the vacation, I put my feeding bottle aside and decided to go out there into the world to gain some practical experience. I know where I w...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Injustice: A blight on Ghana’s character

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one, directly affects all indirectly,” - Martin Luther King Jr. In our country today,...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Clara Beeri writes: BRAINWASHED

I had always known the word “brainwashed”. And I was confident I understood it well enough. But I finally grasped the depth of the word from my encounter with a tour guide. Call it my eureka moment. You see, every year, when I can, I visit some plac...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

A 'fake police commander' tried to dupe me

Yesterday was Tuesday, 31st October, 2017. It was around 5.30 am when I set off for Cape coast. Just after the traffic light before the West Hills Mall at Weija, a car on an alarming speed signaled me to stop. I did because the driver was wearing a...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Our children, our future

The visit to the Castle was once again a good experience and an opportunity to reflect on our past. Regardless of the number of times I have visited, every visit has come with it the same emotional feeling. To understand why mankind meted out such a...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

E-commerce is immortal

Human as we are, we are born and we die. So do plants and animals. In fact, you may struggle to name any other thing that was born but never dies. As scary and distinct as it may sound, immortality is a good thing in most cases and can be to our adv...