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Empowering prisoners through agriculture

This is a nice initiative worth following. Kudos to Moses Kanduri, the young Ghanaian with big dreams.


2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 9,600 times in 2010. That’s about 23 full 747s.


In 2010, there were 38 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 118 posts. There were 23 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2mb. That’s about 2 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was November 7th with 111 views. The most popular post that day was Barack Obama to visit Ghana .

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for barack obama, samsung solar, malaria, world’s tallest man, and worlds tallest man.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Barack Obama to visit Ghana May 2009


Malaria device detector invented April 2009


Samsung unveils solar mobile June 2009
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Google Free SMS Lands in Ghana March 2010


Can you live without a mobile phone? June 2009

Google Trader comes to Ghana with style

The flashmobs at Ghana's Makola market

Google literally brought Accra – the capital of Ghana in West Africa – to a standstill with the public launch of its new product Google Trader. It is a free online classifieds service that allows Ghanaians to buy and sell products and services, as well as search for jobs or just about anything else.
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Video: Diageo Africa Business Awards 2010

Diego Awards: And the winner is… Felix Klutse

The prolific Felix Klutse

It feels good to be associated with successful people. Oh yes, not all of us can win awards or attain fame but at least we can boast of a couple of friends who have cracked the nut. Continue reading ‘Diego Awards: And the winner is… Felix Klutse’

Google Maps launch driving directions for Africa

Screen shot Google map direction in Accra

Screen shot Google map direction in Accra

Drivers in selected African countries especially Kenya, South Africa and Ghana can now use Google Maps for directions to their destinations. Sounds awesome. Africa is now getting its fair share of technological transformation across the globe.
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Real African ingenuity at MFA 09

I have never been to a fair of African inventors before but I have seen snippets on television over the last few years. Sometimes it’s pretty boring watching some so called African inventions that do not even meet the standards of primary school kids. Continue reading ‘Real African ingenuity at MFA 09’

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