When it comes to language preferences in Ghana, indigenous languages suffer. It is a continental problem.
Hiplife artist Sarkodie has proposed that what Ghana needs is a dictatorship. This is not inconsistent with his politics, rooted in promoting male success and a patriarchal vision of liberation.
The wild metaphors, stark imagery, and boundary-pushing hyperbole in Nana Kwame Agyei-Brenyah writing.
Race and geopolitics in the 1966 coup d'etat that overthrew Kwame Nkrumah in Ghana.
"The Burial of Kojo," the debut feature film of director Samuel Bazawule - also known as Blitz the Ambassador - is all curious visuals and electric feels.
On xenophobia against Nigerians in Ghana.
There are far richer and more complex stories to the continent's history than we think we know. Especially missing: perspectives of African women.
The contrasting receptions for high profile visitors to Ghana—first Prince Charles and Camilla from the UK, then a group of African-American celebrities from the United States—says a lot.
The links between knowing history, media and political agency in northern Ghana.
Hyper-partisan politics and shallow journalism obscured the implications of the protests at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
Among the Ga people of Ghana, there's more to a coffin and the rituals of death than meets the western eye.
The time is ripe to ask not "does aid work," but "how does aid work?"
Pith helmets and jodhpurs aside, Melania Trump went to four African countries to promote her "Be Best" education initiative. What's that about?
In Ghana, political leaders, religious leaders and leading rappers all have one thing in common: internalized anti-blackness.
Nkrumah's government was driven by large scale state development projects. They have a mixed legacy. Can Ghanaians “redeem” the fruits of his development visions?
Organized US Soccer is perceived as middle class and white. Seattle, Washington wants to break with that via its professional women's team.
Priya Ramrakha was one of the most prolific photographers of Africa’s independence movements in the 1950s and 1960s. A new book highlights his impact.
Soccer came to Ghana with “a Jamaican educationist." That's the popular version. It's not entirely correct.
To address high unemployment in Ghana, many entrepreneurs and “labor experts” present volunteerism as the way out of poverty and unemployment.
One of the weirder displays of Pan-Africanism descended on Johannesburg’s Soccer City on the evening of July 2, 2010.