Recent happenings in the financial industry, including the Menzgold saga and the knock-on effect, have many wondering where and how else one can invest. Leveraging over 20 years’ experience in agribusiness development, I believe this is the time to invest in agriculture.
Recently, the Vice President of the Republic, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia led the Upper East Regional office of the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) to distribute some relief items such as mattresses, rice, powdered milk, cooking oil, etc to hundreds of persons who were victims of the flooding which occurred following the spillage of the Bagre Dam in Burkina Faso.
With all that we have gone through since the return to constitutional rule in 1993, I have been wondering whether the widely assumed conflict between these three lofty ideals are not the root cause of our problems today.
Africa’s space sector is currently estimated at $400 billion dollars. Countries such as Algeria, Angola, Egypt, Ethiopia and Kenya are ambitiously expanding their space activities to compete with Nigeria and South Africa who have long held the biggest slice of the African space pie.
Though energy costs are a significant cost to many Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), majority of SMEs in Ghana are unable to tap into the numerous Energy Saving Opportunities (ESOs) to reduce energy costs and improve competitiveness and performance.
On Saturday, about 270,000 delegates of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will decide the fate of seven party bigwigs who have been duly nominated to contest the flag bearer position of the party.