The year 2020 is a year most of us looked forward to with a lot of enthusiasm. Apart from it being a leap-year, it is also unique just like the years 1717, 1818, and 1919 which none of us experienced. It has an exceptional pattern. The first two digits...
Although some health professionals and lay persons have expressed their disappointment at President Akufo-Addo’s lifting of the 3-week partial lockdown on Sunday, April 19; Secretary-General of the TUC, Dr. Yaw Baah - an ardent advocate for a total lockdown at the onset of the novel virus - has come...
The issue of inequality at the workplace have been discussed extensively by many authors. But one sector in which women’s participation is below that of the broader economy, is the energy sector. Despite making up 48 percent of the global labour force, women only account for 22 percent of...
I will try as much as possible not to make this a research paper. This article is focused on how leaders can capitalize on emotional intelligence in dealing with the current nCov disease and post-recovery strategies. Possessing emotional intelligence has been described by experts as a soft skill that can...
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has announced that Europe will need about €1 trillion ($1.1 trillion) to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. This money could be used to establish a European Recovery Fund. But where will the money come from? I propose that the European Union should raise the...
“We must blame the thief first before we say that where the owner put her property was improper.” – Yoruba proverb   It is not appalling that fear grips us when we are faced with the unknown. Science says that “fear is an emotion hard-wired into all creatures”. Like all emotions,...
WestRock Quarries Limited, operating at Anto-Aboso in the Shama District of Western Region, has observed that fighting coronavirus disease (COVID 19) should be the collective responsibility of all Ghanaians. The company noted that until the virus is defeated, Ghanaians will not feel safe and this in a way can affect...
Vivo Energy Ghana, the Shell licencee, has once again demonstrated its commitment to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic by donating over six thousand items of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the National COVID Case Management Team. The donation forms part of the company’s comprehensive programme on COVID-19 prevention to complement government’s...
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has scheduled a virtual meeting of Heads of States of member countries to further discuss the coronavirus situation in the sub-region, tomorrow, April 23. The ‘Extraordinary Session’ which be held via videoconference follows an earlier meeting involving the “ministers in charge of...
The Head of Virology Department of the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR), Professor William Ampofo, has said about 30,000 samples have been tested in the past two days, in addition to the total number of tested samples disclosed by the President, in his 7th COVID-19 address to...
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