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What Are The Scientists In Ghana Doing?

What Are The Scientists In Ghana Doing?

Nobody calls their mechanic unless their car breaks down and it is only when the WC starts leaking that you look for a plumber’s number.  In the same vein it took a virus which threatened…
Benefits of Speaking Multiple Languages

Benefits of Speaking Multiple Languages

I am multilingual. I speak three languages, four if you add pidgin and five if I count my ability to throw together French nouns and verbs with no respect for the rules of the language.…
What Science Can Learn From Radio

What Science Can Learn From Radio

There are a two things that hold true in Ghana; firstly we have 29 million football coaches and secondly, everyone is a specialist in at least one health condition. I do not know the reason for the…
Trotro: An Uncomfortable health hazard

Trotro: An Uncomfortable health hazard

For anyone who has taken a long road journey by trotro or otherwise, it is common place to find people pray for safety before departure and thanking God upon safe arrival. As a child growing…
We Want More Scientists Writing Children Books

We Want More Scientists Writing Children Books

On 23rd February, the 2018 Komla Dumor Award which seeks to identify and provide experience for a rising African journalist was launched in Ghana. This event occurs annually since Komla’s passing in 2014 to honour…