Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo declare as President-Elect

The EC Chairperson of the electoral commission of Ghana declared on Wednesday Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as President-Elect the election results. He narrowly beat his long-time rival John Mahama to win a second term, But the opposition party and the leader former President John Mahama has rejected the results of the presidential and legislative vote, citing alleged irregularities.Whiles most of its party members are attacking media houses of aiding the ruling party However local and international election monitors have said that the elections were transparent, free and fair. Continue reading Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo declare as President-Elect

Female Genital Mutilation

I was born in an era where Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) was prevalent and some young women from Upper West and East region of Ghana found it a privilege to participate in these rituals. Growing up I read about the adverse effect of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) at my elementary stage and what government and NGOs were doing to eradicate such practices. The knowledge I acquired then about FGM practices was just for examination purpose; this knowledge was not impactful psychologically and emotionally on me until I started asking questions about what really is FGM. After getting feedback from the … Continue reading Female Genital Mutilation