Unemployment After NSS—One Major Factor

Over the years, there has been an increase in the unemployment rate among University graduates in Ghana. Each year, millions of students graduate from the various tertiary institutions in Ghana. However, only a few of these graduates are able to secure jobs after their national service. How worse is the situation? Data from the Institute…

A Stroll Through The Mind (II)

The human brain is typically made up of the neurons and the glial cells. These are the main cells present in the nervous system. The glial cells remove dead neurons and viruses from the nervous system, as well as produce myelin in the brain. The neurons, on the other hand, transmit information mainly between the…

British Council Ghana Invites Applications for National Service Recruitment 2021

British Council, Ghana, is currently inviting applications for National Service Personnel for the year 2021/2022. The organization seeks to bridge the gap between academia and the job market, while equipping young Ghanaians with skills that are relevant in the global market. Why you should apply? Working with the British Council offers you the opportunity to…

Unbalanced Weights

Facet One III Mr Gameli stepped out of the dock and was accompanied by an officer to a seat. Then Akoto, one of his friends who was at the pub that evening, stepped in. The Court Clerk inquired whether he was a Christian or a Muslim. He told the court that he was a Christian….

Unbalanced Weights

Facet One II He stepped calmly into the dock, looked briefly at his attorney, then at the chief prosecutor and at the judge. He seemed to feel very much at ease. Someone suddenly coughed at the back of the packed courtroom. He looked across, and there she was, the rage and fire still blazing in…

Unbalanced Weights

Facet one Prologue “Mr Francis Gameli has been dropped of all charges that led to his unfortunate arrest on June 8, 1989. The applicant was convicted on a charge of murder of one Mr Akatugba. He has served thirty one years of his jail term. However, Mr Gameli has been found not guilty and he…

Flash fiction

8:00 am GMT We were told that Accra is a beautiful place, of luxuries and sheer bliss. So we traveled all the way from north, some from east and west, and we finally arrived in Accra at the south to have our share of the cake. My sister, it was a lie—yes Accra is a…

A Stroll Through The Mind (I)

“The Brain is the citadel of the senses; this guides the principle of thought.” The human brain is the most powerful organ in the body. Over the years, humans have used the brain as a tool to create, destroy, manipulate, rule and several others. To begin with, the brain is divided into two hemispheres: the…

Flash fiction

My Goat Akilakpa has been angry since yesterday; at himself, at her, in fact, at everyone. So he has refused to answer anyone’s call. The situation was getting out of hand, so Yawa has come to Kobby–Akilakpa’s best friend–to try and talk with Akilakpa and find out what she had done wrong. From what she…