Ghana's experience is a cautionary tale for countries that find themselves in a situation of having too much electricity at any given point.
Like many great men, the legacy of Ghana's independence hero is not uncontested.
The state in Ghana still justifies taking steps that amount to suppression of the media.
Ghana is taking advantage of its strategic location in Africa
It's hoped that this new aviation legal framework will help Ghana to improve its reputation and performance in all sorts of safety and compliance measures.
In just five years, the number of mobile-money accounts in Ghana have jumped six-fold, providing fresh perspective on the country’s digital transformation.
Sharing data openly across regions and organisations can help to accelerate preparedness and responses to public health emergencies.
Ghana has completed yet another IMF financial assistance programme. Given its long history of living within its means and then blowing the budget again, will it be knocking on the IMF's doors soon?
The more people come to a city, the more demand for buildings is amplified.This demand creates pressure from which a range of agencies, motivations and causes arise.
Studies show that West Africa's critically endangered chimpanzees are finding ways of adapting to their rapidly changing habitat, but they still remain highly at risk.
A weakened central power makes it easier for violent groups - like highway bandits, local militias and armed bands of jihadists - to emerge and thrive.
Models suggest that the effects of climate change will devastate the already threatened Timneh Parrot.
Ghana is the latest country in Africa to mandate the use of pictures on cigarette packages to convey health warnings.
Research has identified a range of health complications in Ebola survivors. These include eye complications and vision problems.
Close to 4 million teenage girls are subjected to breast ironing worldwide. This harmful cultural practice, which is most prevalent in West and Central Africa, needs to stop.
Backpacking is growing and West African countries such as Ghana need to actively attract them.
In some West African communities, age and magico-religious beliefs have a huge role to play in a woman's independence.
Senegal is important for Africa because it’s a country that shifts the narrative of the continent as an “arc of instability.”
Without the current experimental vaccine the Ebola outbreak in the DRC has the potential to spiral out of control.
Despite reasonable fears, Nigeria – home to Africa’s largest economy – has a lot to gain from signing on the proposed continent-wide free trade agreement.