The Plight of Rural Pregnant Women in Ghana

Beyond later realizing how babies are born early in the teenage years after several myths, there had been several moments of wonder about the plight of pregnant women and how they cope for nine months.   It is true that…
Shea Butter Trade To Transform Communities In Northern Ghana

On the 7th of November, 2012, I will be speaking at the 4thPan African Competitiveness Forum-PACF conference in Abuja.  In 2011, I facilitated a partnership between the Tamale Shea Cluster Initiative-TaSCi and Shea Yeleen International with the objective of creating…
Embedded Systems Training At KNUST, Kumasi Ghana

As part of efforts to deepen understanding and knowledge in embedded systems in Ghana, Kumasi Center for Lifelong Learning-KCLL, First Atlantic Semiconductor and Microelectronics-FASMICRO and Mobile Friday are collaborating on an embedded system training at the Kwame Nkrumah University of…
Useful Information About Embedded Systems

What are Embedded Systems? • Embedded systems are small, fast, and very powerful tools, gadgets and equipment which have become part of our everyday life. • They form a part of a larger system or product, part of anything, from…
Embedded Systems In Our Everyday Life

Embedded systems span all aspects of modern life and there are many examples of their use.   Telecommunications systems employ numerous embedded systems from telephone switches for the network to mobile phones at the end-user. Computer networking uses dedicated routers…
The Fascinating Story Of A Plane Builder In Ghana

Almost an hour’s drive from Ghana’s capital city Accra and just 30km south of the Akosombo Dam at the Kpong Airfield is where WAASPS is located. It is the leading center for light aviation in West Africa. This is also where Patricia Mawuli Nyekodi,…