The COVID-19 pandemic’s impacts are still evolving and the future is still uncertain.  The various African Government Roadmaps for reopening set out how the COVID-19 restrictions will be lifted on a phased basis. As the nation readies itself to get back to some form of normality, all indications are that ‘new...
Michael Geber the business motivational speaker in his e-myth audio book series shares an experience he encountered at a hotel in one of the states in the USA where he had gone on a business trip. According to Geber the encounter was so memorable that he made a definite...
The writer is an award-winning financial advisory, trade and transformation consulting professional with almost two decades of enterprise leadership experience across EMEA. Whereas the exact definition of public-private-partnership (PPP) differs between countries, in general, they refer to long-term contractual relationships between public and private parties, awarded through a competitive tendering...
This year, 2022, is the year when it became clear to us all that we are in the midst of a powerful climate crisis which is only getting worse. Widespread floods in Pakistan displaced tens of millions from their homes and flooded about a third of the country. Devastating...
Africa is witnessing a remarkable socioeconomic transformation as its middle-class continues to expand, reshaping economies and driving consumer demand. At the heart of this rising tide lies technology, which plays a pivotal role in empowering individuals and businesses, and charting a prosperous future for the continent. From fostering financial...
The Senior Legal and Governance Manager at Enterprise Group PLC, Cynthia Apeadu has stated the need for every adult to have a will as soon as possible to have absolute control over one’s affairs even after death. She made the statement during a panel discussion on The Tomorrow Today...
The global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic poses a fundamental question: Is this one of those historic moments when the world changes permanently, when the balance of political and economic power shifts decisively, and when, for most people, in most countries, life is never quite the same again? Put...
In Akan folklore, hypocrisy is profoundly expressed in the conduct of a bird called kokone kone which habitually goes upstream to muddy the stream only to quickly dash downstream to ask who caused the mess. It beats my imagination how various levels of traditional and political authority pretend to be...
Recently, I had a group discussion with three categories of Ghanaians—women, young people, and the aged — on the changes they most desire to see in their lives. This was to help my organisation, Songtaba, plan our interventions for next year. What I learned was eye-opening. Most women said that...
Russia’s war against Ukraine threatens to create a global wave of hunger. We must urgently enable Ukraine to export its grains through the Black Sea. We also see a “battle of narratives” around Russian grains and fertilizer exports. While our sanctions do not target these exports, we are ready to work...