The Gird Center, a writing and editorial firm based in Accra, is putting on a Writing Camp that aims to support writers, scholars and entrepreneurs. The Gird Writing Camp is a two-tiered interactive writing program that seeks to help young writers, scholars, and entrepreneurs develop and enhance their writing skills. The Camp which takes place […]


Ehalakasa in collaboration with TalkFACT3, Foundation for Contemporary Art (FCA), Nubuke Foundation, Inkfluent and I.U.B invite you to an earful of the raw uncut beautifully woven kente lyrics from 12 outstanding Ehalakasa bards in 3 rounds of vocal magic! Previous winners of the first 2 slams include Chief Moomen, Tasha Viets-VanLear, Poetra Ama Asantewa, D.K. […]

BOOK ON Azumah Nelson – ‘The Professor: The Life Story OF AZUMAH NELSON’ OUT

Fighting for Recognition: One Man and His Nation Biography of African Boxer Azumah Nelson Is a Knockout For those curious about the life of Zoom Zoom, The Professor, Azumah Nelson, a recently published book, written by Ashley Morrison is currently out on sale and what a story author Ashley Morrison has to tell. And it’s […]

“My Book of #GHcoats” 2 released

The second edition of the popular My Book of #GHcoats has been released online. The book is a collection of humorous quotes about everyday life in Ghana compiled via social media using the hash-tag #GHcoats and #GHquotes. The quotes, though attributed to famous people dead or living, are not true. They are the works of the creative minds […]

SHORT STORY: ‘The thief of the NIGHT’ – J.Y FRIMPONG

TO begin with, Asare was a weird fellow; there is no doubt about it. He had only one friend who was also as weird as him; there is also no doubt about that too. The only doubt people had about him (Asare) was whether he was human or ghost. People asked this question because he […]

Best in Ghana Magazine launched

BEST IN GHANA magazine, also known as B.I.G. magazine, was officially launched on Saturday the 1st of March 2014 at the Royal Senchi resort near Akosombo at 11:00 a.m. In attendance was a section of the business community comprising representatives from OREL Ghana, DPS International Ghana, B5Plus, MJ Grand Hotel, the Royal Senchi, and a […]

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Reflections from my Mirror’ – Professor Sutherland-Addy

Esi Sutherland-Addy, a professor at the University of Ghana, Institute of African Studies working in the Language Literature and Drama Section has reviewed the autobiography of Sylvester Mensah, Chief Executive of Ghana’s National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA). The review, written in rich language with meticulous analysis, itself makes an interesting must-read. Please enjoy it.  Title:  IN […]