Invest in Ghana. The rewards can be superb in this opportunity nation.

Stopping in Accra is one of my favourite things to do, never more so now than before. Landing in a country where immigration says “Welcome Home” is always endearing. Seeing the booming economy can definitely make you want to call the place home. Economic growth of 14.5 percent in 2011 makes 2012’s 7.9 percent seem…

Invest in Ghana. You know it makes so much sense…..

Ghana has a reputation for producing high quality, traditionally designed printed cloth. The widely celebrated Kente cloth of the Ashanti and Ewe people are hand-woven and brightly coloured with traditional symbols and design. African textiles have gained an international reputation for their patterns, but national branding had not been promoted heavily in the past. Promoting…

Ghana is losing its rainforest faster than any other country in the world

Ghana’s rainforest is being lost at an alarming rate, according to a new report about the state of forests worldwide. Global Forest Watch (GFW) used updated remote sensing and satellite data from the University of Maryland and estimates that there was a 60% increase in Ghana’s primary rainforest loss in 2018 compared to 2017, the…

WELCOME  TO  GHANA ! IMMIGRATION MATTERS. The essential yet boring stuff.

General notes and foreigner ID card Work permits For non-resident immigration matters (visas, entering Ghana, transit, stay extensions, overstays), See Ghana Immigration Services fees. GENERAL NOTES For work permit and all other applications detailed thereafter and made to the Immigration Service, note that: all applications are to be submitted with a cover letter addressed to the Director,…

AllAboutAccra supports the #EatGhana campaign with these cool images

AllAboutAccra.com is in full support of this great campaign by the Ghana Tourism Authority. The idea is that when you #VisitGhana that you should #EatGhana, #FeelGhana, #SeeGhana and for me, best of all #WearGhana. And I really do believe that this is the sort of campaign that everyone should get behind, individually and corporately.  

 

The Call for Artists…. Chale Wote Arts Festival 2019

PIDGIN IMAGINARIUM ABSTRACT In the last 500 years, the African continent has provided free labour for the Western imperial project. Whether via the triangular traffic of human-merchandise or conscription into two world wars, the implications of this brutal harvesting of bodies are yet to be fully measured. Presently, we are witnessing the rise of fascism…

Ghana be Googled. Accra is home to Googles first AI Hub in Africa.

American multinational technology company, Google on Wednesday, April 10 opened its Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Centre in Accra, Ghana. The AI centre which is the first to be opened in Africa will gather Machine Learning researchers and engineers in Accra to facilitate local AI development. Head of Google AI Accra, Moustapha Cisse addressing the media…

It may be all about Accra, but there’s a lot more to Ghana and you should go see it.

He was ‘glad to be able to report’ that services from the capital Accra east to nearby Tema had restarted following rehabilitation of the 1 067 mm gauge line, although reopening of the line north from Accra to Nsawam had been delayed because sand extraction had undermined the track near Pokuase. ‘If we want the railways to work, we would all have to take an interest in and stop the activities of encroachers on the railway lands’, he said. Rehabilitation of the next stage from Nsawam to Koforidua is underway, the President reported.