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Building Digital and Financial World Consumers Can Trust

By CUTS Ghana It is an undeniable fact that increased regulatory reforms, more open global markets, the advancement in new technologies, and growth of services have brought far-reaching benefits to consumers. However, these recent developments have bestowed a lot of challenges to consumers. The challenges stem from the fact that the current marketplace suffers from information asymmetry and preponderance towards …

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Road Traffic Accidents In Ghana: Let’s Enforce The Road Traffic Regulations Strictly

The word accident by definition means that there is no intent of commission or omission so that does not necessarily make one liable criminally especially if it’s road traffic accident. Due to this, the National Road Safety Commission has been advocating for the use of the word “crush” in place of accidents since there is elements of negligence in most …

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Liberated Africa: Pathways to Self-Transformational Development

By Ehiedu Iweriebor NEW YORK, United States of America, March 13, 2017/ — In the period since independence in the 1950s, Africa has undergone profound social, cultural, economic and political changes. Some inherited and historically rootless colonialist political and social systems have collapsed, been transcended and reconstituted. Different political systems – single party rule, personal rule and military governments have …

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A REVIEW OF THE CHIEFTANCY CRISES IN BIMBILLA – How much is too much?

For decades, Bimbilla, as a farming community in the Northern Region has enjoyed peace. The District capital of the Nanumba North of the region has a mixture of tribes and clans mostly from other parts of the Northern region and a few Southerners. The chief of Bimbilla wielded much power and was highly respected by all the inhabitants in the …

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Are you suffering from Penis Pain – the Chronic and Annoying Type

I found this interesting article written by Dr. Geo Espionoza an expert in Holistic Urology and want to share with the Men. According to him, Of all the places to have pain, the penis is one of the most inconvenient. One, it’s super sensitive—depending on where the pain is. And two, it’s not a part of your body you can …

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Bald men are three times as likely to get prostate cancer, Canadian study finds

I found this interesting and want to share with the Men. According to this new study from the University of Toronto finds that baldness in men has a strong correlation with the risk of developing prostate cancer. The most common cancer for men in Canada, studies have already determined a few known risk factors for prostate cancer including advancing age, …

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Wele, Smoked fish and Cancer Risk – To Eat or Not to Eat? – Dr. Nyarkotey writes

This current research from Nigeria just sparked a controversy on whether Wele or smoked fish should be consumed again. According to the article which first appeared via www.peacefmonline.com/pages/local/health/201702/305332.php with caption Consumption of Wele, Smoked Fish Increases Risk of Cancer – New …study. According to the story, new studies have shown that colorectal cancer is a major cause of mortality throughout …

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Nonviolent Action: Why and How it Works

Nonviolent action is extremely powerful. Unfortunately, however, activists do not always understand why nonviolence is so powerful and they design ‘direct actions’ that are virtually powerless. I would like to start by posing two questions. Why is nonviolent action so powerful? And why is using it strategically so transformative? When an activist group is working on an issue – such …

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