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LISTEN UP GHANA TOURISM AUTHORITY: START SPENDING THE TOURISM LEVY!

November 25, 2014

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This article entitled “Eloba collapsing tourism business“appeared awhile back. It’s this quote that grabbed my attention: “We must take the opportunity to promote Ghana in order to balance the negative sentiments prevailing against West Africa as a tourism destination. If we don’t seize the opportunity, someone else will do that,” he stressed. I agree. This […]

GHANA TOURISM: THE WAY FORWARD

November 20, 2014

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This article entitled Ghana unveils tourism development plan appeared on the Ghana Tourism Authority’s social media sites. It sparked an exchange initiated by one Olivier Malinur. There were four comments. I copied and pasted the first two on the Scrap Short term Tourist Visa to Ghana site, but then when I went to copy the […]

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD & YEAH MALALA!

October 11, 2014

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Yes, Happy International Day of the Girl Child, and the timing couldn’t be more perfect happening back to back with Malala Yousafzaih of “I am Malala” book fame winning the Nobel Peace Prize, the youngest recipient ever! Recently I blogged about Malala in a post entitled “Malala, an inspiration”. And how appropriate is this year’s […]

HAPPY WORLD TOURISM DAY 2014: AND GHANA TOURISM IS NOT AN EMBARRASSMENT!

September 26, 2014

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Yes, today is the day the world celebrates tourism, domestic and international, as a major contributor to economies and development. The stats are flying, and flying high, I might add, as numbers are increasing beyond all expectations. Ghana too is now starting to take interest in her stats recently forming a committee to get the […]

Picking up the pieces

July 21, 2014

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Back in May I had an article entitled “Ghana needs to review its visa requirements for tourists published on the Supersteel Africa site. Some great stuff on that site if I do say so myself…. Like this article entitled “Leaders need to do more than attend summits; they need to produce change”. I agree! But […]

SupersteelAfrica Article: SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN IN GHANA: SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST VISAS TO GHANA

May 20, 2014

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Interested in tourism issues in Africa? Interested in issues relating to African migration and the African diaspora? Don't see the connection between the two. Read on. Just over a year ago on May 1, Workers' Day 2013, I had a Oprah moment, an A-HA moment! I would start a campaign to SCRAP SHORT TERM TOURIST […]

TOURISTS! NOT GOATS….@Ghanaian Tourist Attractions

May 6, 2014

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A long time ago, Hon Hanna Tetteh Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration questioned whether the people of Ghana would be in favour of such a policy decision as Scrap. “WELL, HON. HANNA, HOW WILL YOU KNOW IF YOU DON’T CONSULT THE PEOPLE OF GHANA INSTEAD OF JUST YOUR FACEBOOK FRIENDS! Here’s what Hon […]