• Saturday , 5 December 2020

TWD Archive

“Galamsey” Activities in Ghana, A mass illegality or a single story?

“Galamsey” Activities in Ghana, A mass illegality or a single story?

In this interview with David Ampofo, Chairman Musah of the Prestea Mining Group calls for a concerted effort by the government to help illegal miners instead of chasing them out of business. “People say that galamsey miners destroy the land. ...

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TWD Archive – Prince MacPepple & Geoffrey Stalker

TWD Archive – Prince MacPepple & Geoffrey Stalker

From the TWD Archive First published in May 2010 David Ampofo talks to Prince Emmanuel MacPepple, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of West Lines Shipping Company (Ghana) Limited and Geoffrey Stalker, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ironopolis Engineering (UK Limited). Have your ...

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TWD Archive – Prof. George Ayittey, Free Africa Foundation

TWD Archive – Prof. George Ayittey, Free Africa Foundation

From the TWD Archive First published in May 2010 In this outstanding interview, Professor George Ayittey tells David Ampofo that a successful fight against corruption is Ghana’s only hope of turning oil into a blessing rather than a curse. He also cautions against ...

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TWD Archive – Dr Joe Amoako-Tuffour, Advisor to the Ministry of Finance

TWD Archive – Dr Joe Amoako-Tuffour, Advisor to the Ministry of Finance

From the TWD Archive First published in April 2010 David Ampofo talks to Dr Joe Amoako-Tuffour, an economist and advisor to the Ministry of Finance for both this and the previous government. His current assignment is to travel the length and breadth ...

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TWD Archive – Daniel Owusu-Koranteng, Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining

TWD Archive – Daniel Owusu-Koranteng, Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining

From the TWD Archive First published in July 2010 David Ampofo interviews Daniel Owusu-Koranteng, Executive Director of Ghana’s Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining. They discuss the effects of gold mining on communities living in the mining areas, and how those experiences can ...

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