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Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 day ago

Shipping your goods to Ghana, what you must know

Back in 2005, when I shipped a container, it involved me showing up at the harbor with the agent, navigating various fees and finally opening the container. Much to the dismay of inspectors, I didn’t even have a car in it. What was I thinking wastin...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 day ago

How Kenya opposition lost last week's election

Kenya’s opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) members have been talking like a dazed boxer regaining consciousness after hours of resuscitation. They are assigning numerous reasons to the defeat, contrary to the leader’s refrain that the Alliance...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 2 days ago

Elizabeth Ohene writes: No dogs for me

I note that a Nigerian court recently cleared a man who had been charged with conduct likely to cause a breach of the peace for naming his dog after President Muhammadu Buhari. The man said he did it out of love: "I named my beloved pet dog, Buhari,...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 2 days ago

Nkrumah founded Ghana, Professor Mike Oquaye

The word found simply means to originate or establish something. King Osei Tutu I is given credit as the founder of Asante Kingdom because heretofore acephalous-like Asante society came under his political hegemony.  There was nothing like the Asant...