Regions / Ghana
Corporate malfeasance saps the African continent of billions in badly needed funds each year — and the U.S. is a top destination.
Over the last decade, thousands of Chinese gold-seekers have streamed into Ghana, falling into conflict with local authorities and rival miners.
British objections to how Algeria handled its hostage situation and a recent visit by one of its boy bands to Ghana highlight U.S. and European condescension towards Africa.
The declared loser in the Ghana presidential election is not going gently into the electoral good night.
The Second World War's Eurocentric history must be widened to give sub-Saharan Africans and many other world peoples their due.
Can Ghana make its nascent oil industry work for the 99 percent?
Will Ghana's new oil industry provoke civil, economic, and environmental conflict?
Ghana is the latest focus of oil companies. Can it escape the resource curse?
Drug enforcement in Ghana targets only the small dealers.
While Ghana's mining industry has historically been characterised by a lack of transparency and the dominance of foreign multinational interests, Dake stresses that the burgeoning oil industry must not be allowed to go the same way.