Friday, July 21, 2017
“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.”~ Helen Keller It was my 40th birthday, and someone asked me what I would want to be in another life. “A writer,” I blurted out. Everyone laughed, including me. I...
Recently, in this global startup boom, Africa has contributed significantly to the rise many technological innovations. Among the numerous startups is Mudclo.com ; a video search engine founded by 19 year old Ghanaian; Gabriel Opare. Mudclo is an impressive metasearch engine. This...
Opportunities Arising from Increases In Affordable Internet Access For many people Africa is known for the poverty of the people, the high illiteracy rates, a lack of economical growth, civil wars, etc. But Africa has the youngest population of all...
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), in partnership with the Technical University of Munich, has constructed a solar-powered 4x4 vehicle. The environmentally-friendly vehicle, meant to carry passengers and goods, was inaugurated by the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu...
GUBA CEO and Founder, Dentaa Amoateng MBE was honoured with the Exemplary Leadership in Diaspora Mobilization Award at the Ghana Homecoming Summit Committee on Saturday the 8th of July 2017. The awards which took place at the Kempinski Hotel (Ghana),...
Ghana has successfully launched its first satellite into space. GhanaSat-1, which was developed by students at All Nations University in Koforidua, was sent into orbit from the International Space Centre. Cheers erupted as 400 people, including the engineers, gathered in the...
A student at Ashesi University has developed a transit application to streamline travel on Ghana’s chaotic minibus transportation services, referred to locally as trotro. Andrew Abbeyquaye’s Capstone Project will enable users obtain and plan their travel itinerary within Accra while...
“The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.” ~ Leo Tolstoy Almost seven years ago, deep in a funk and feeling confused, I found myself listening to a young man speak about how the trajectory of his life changed...
Wayde van Niekerk is out of this world. Just as Usain Bolt’s career is winding down, Van Niekerk looks set to take over the mantle as the poster boy for sprinting. On Wednesday night in Ostrava, he did it again....
Coca-Cola as part of Ghana’s 60th Independence Anniversary Celebrations is celebrating Ghana’s Top 60 Young Leaders and we celebrate one of these 60 young leaders. Talk of young Ghanaians inspiring others to achieve greater heights; Michael Siaw Larbi has...