Ghana Launches its First Satellite from International Space Station

Letter from Africa: Can satellite make science popular in Ghana?

In our series of letters from African journalists, veteran Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene ponders whether Ghana’s new satellite will change attitudes towards science.

We do not like science very much in this country.

We prefer to ascribe spiritual and miraculous explanations to all things that happen in our lives. Accidents, deaths, ill health, passing and failing exams, finding a partner, wealth, poverty, good fortune – none of them have scientific explanations.

The rest of the world has probably heard that Ghana has successfully launched its first satellite into space. It certainly made headlines on the BBC, but you would have missed it completely if you were depending on the news outlets in our country.   [Read more]


Ghana Music Mix 2017 (Party Hit Songs) Vol. 1

Track List …
1.Kofi Kinaata – Confession
2.Nero X – Hosanna ft. Yogie Doggy
3.Pope Skinny – Yaayi ft Ras Kuuku
4.Kwamz & Flava – Wo Onane No(Remix) ft R2Bees
5.Gasmilla – You Meet Your Meter ft Luther & Screw Faze
6.E.L – Sugar Girl ft Bisa Kdei
7.Kamelyeon ft. Yaa Pono – Feelin’ Di Vybz
9.Scripture – Mobile Money
10.Rudebwoy Ranking – Dam Banza
11.Ara-b – Obishi(Reply diss)
12.Don Wan – Cant Find My Way ft StoneBwoy
13.E.L – Too Much Money
14.Nero X – Handkerchief ft Tinny & Ayesem
15.Guru – MaKwan NDamu
17.Papilon Blood – Baamuji
18.Shatta Wale – Kpuu Kpa
19.Gasmilla – China
20.Teephlow – Format (Rich Nigga Shit)

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