Browsing All posts tagged under »scrap short term tourist visa to Ghana«

FOUR VILLAGES INN: THE NUMBERS

August 25, 2013

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Probably my hotelier friends will think I’m crazy. What business owner divulges his numbers? But remember madinghana a.k.a. Four Villages is a migrant coming from the teaching profession, the public sector, and this is his first foray in the business world, the private sector. Well, I do this revealing on the occasion of the implementation […]

SCRAP SAND WINNING IN GHANA

August 16, 2013

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Recently, a Vimeo production entitled “Sand Winning Ghana’s Disappearing Beaches” was posted on the Scrap Short Term Tourist Visas to Ghana Facebook group page. OMG, since May 1, 2013 I’ve been trying to spearhead a campaign to change public policy on visa requirements, getting nowhere fast. And there is nothing illegal about strict, prohibitive, visa […]

GHANA: NATIONAL TOURISM REWARDS: AFTER

August 8, 2013

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Back from the launching and have had time to reflect…. It was a media launch and I wished the M.C. had asked for a show of hands how many members of the media were present. It seemed like there were a lot of my colleagues from the Ashanti hospitality industry. From left to right at […]

ALL THE Rs: A REVIEW OF THE SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA CAMPAIGN

August 1, 2013

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Today, August 1, 2013, marks three months since initiating SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA and the Change.org campaign. Hope you come on board. So this is a review featuring the letter R.. R is for rest, and R is for rehabilitation and might as well add R is for relaxation and R is […]

PERU: NO SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS…

June 10, 2013

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Well, had past guests of Four Villages Inn Nicki and Andrew decided to go to South America and had chosen Peru, they would not have needed to get tourist visas like they had to for their trip to Ghana. Thank God that they got a cheap flight to Ghana and the flights to South America […]

WORKING AND WALKING FOR SCRAPPING!

June 4, 2013

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Wow! What timing! How topical! An article posted on the How We Made It in Africa. It encapsulates the reasons I started the SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA Facebook group page with 250 friends and growing and the Change.org petition that has already gained 111 signatures since I started both on May 1st, […]

I got to work: SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA for jobs!

May 25, 2013

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On May 1 Workers’ Day, I started a FB Group and a Change.Org petition called SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA. Here’s the blog post! I chickened out sending the group link to the G.I.S., but they know…as I’ve heard from two independent sources that it has caused a stir to put it mildly. […]