September 15, 2016

Ahaspora Young Professionals turns 5 – Come BALL with Us

Released by: Ahaspora Young Professionals, Ghana Location: Accra, Ghana   Immediate release: Accra – Wednesday 7th September 2016 Ahaspora Young Professionals (AYP) in Ghana, a group of young, Ghanaian professionals who have lived or been educated outside Ghana and returned home are celebrating 5 years of impact, growth and success. […]
August 26, 2016

Ahaspora Mentor Spotlight – Naa Bruce-Konuah

What inspired you to give back through the Ahaspora mentoring program?  I have a passion to see the younger generation do better than the generation before them. Somehow, when we look around though, you find less and less young people pushing themselves to do more for themselves, their community or their nation. […]
August 19, 2016

United States Embassy, Accra and Ahaspora Young Professionals Partner on Mentoring Initiative in Ghana

FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE Ghana, U.S., UK United States Embassy in Ghana and Ahaspora Young Professionals Partner on Mentoring Initiative in Ghana Since its inception in 2013, Ahaspora Young Professionals, Ghana (Ahaspora) has been mentoring senior high school students throughout the nation through the “Changing Mindsets, Channeling our Future” initiative. […]
August 9, 2016

Doing Business in Ghana Part 2 – Guest Post by Sam Baddoo

About a month ago, Sam Badoo of Swift law shared with us some of the basic steps to take if you plan on doing business in Ghana – what kind of company do you register as, where?  how? etc. Below is a sequel to that first post. If you missed […]
August 2, 2016

About That Rwanda Thing – Guest blog by Kobina Aidoo

The oohs and aaahs you hear around you in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, is the sound of visitors from other African countries seeing the light… …Such as a straightforward visa-on-arrival, immigration officers who don’t ask for gifts, taxis drivers who give receipts, motor taxis riders who wear uniforms and stop at […]
July 26, 2016

Stone-Walling by ECG – Guest Post by Ida Harding

As told by Rosamond Harding (the victim) ECG… Where is the Accountability and good customer service that we, the people of Ghana deserve? Back in 2015, my mother rang me, crying uncontrollably. She was truly shaken up.  She was in the kitchen cooking, when all the stabilizers in the house […]
July 1, 2016

Ghana Floods League Table 2016 – Guest Blog, The Green Ghanaian

Every year #AccraFloods trends because, well, Accra always floods. Even when it drizzles. And sometimes Accra gets all the national attention forgetting that other areas in Ghana flood too. So I decided to put together our flood league table so far. A premier league of natural disaster. These are instances […]
June 17, 2016

Ghana Sports Funding – Football or Bust!

Ahasporans Call for Holistic Funding in the Ghanaian Sports Sector… A couple months ago, Ahasporans received an email soliciting for financial help – $10,000 only – to get Ophelia Swayne and the Ghana Olympic Swim Team to Romania, for qualification in the Rio Olympics’ swimming tournament. Ophelia is 20-years-old and […]
June 3, 2016

Doing Business In Ghana – Part 1

Depending on your business needs, there are 6 main types of legal entities you may form in Ghana. Company Limited by Shares– This is a business entity registered at the Registrar General’s Department comprising at least two individuals acting as directors of the company and at least one person (company […]
May 19, 2016

A Story of Passion and Determination – The Birth of Ahaspora

The Birth of Ahaspora Five years ago, on Saturday April 16, 2011, an initiative named Ahaspora Young Professionals was born. For many who are new to the organization, you may not know how it all started. I first moved to Ghana on June 1, 2010. I wrote about my story, […]
April 26, 2016

Reflections From My Time in Zimbabwe

“There is no competition among lighthouses, we are all trying to show the way” From Harare to Connecticut, Ghana to England, 21 education development professionals, with a heart for everything education ACCESS, met between April 12-14 to deliberate on how to improve higher education ACCESS to high achieving, low income […]
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