In Ghana, gender equality and economics clash

In Ghana, as is the case in other countries, the gender conversation is complicated. Not everyone shares the same view, but a recent controversy over an interview CNN’s Christiane Amanpour had with a local actress and model Moesha Boduong made this connection clear.


Geo Quiz and geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we're looking for the names of the four cities in the West African nation of Ghana that are currently hosting the "Africa Cup of Nations" soccer tournament. The answer is: Tamale, Kumasi, Sekondi and Accrah. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Ghana correspondent David Amano who's been witnessing the hoopla.

Global Politics

Elections in Ghana

Voters in Ghana head to the polls this weekend and leaders hope the election will be an example of democracy at work in Africa. The World's Laura Lynch reports from Accra.

Global Politics

Obama in Africa

Barack Obama will head to Ghana Tomorrow in his first visit to Sub-Saharan Africa as president. Joining The Takeaway from Accra, Ghana, to discuss the emotional and political implications of the president's visit is David Amanor, from BBC Network Africa.

Global Politics

Obama's Agenda in Africa

As Ghana prepares for President Obama's arrival, excitement is running high among Africans both in Africa and in the U.S. Will Ross, BBC correspondent, joins us to set the scene for President Obama's first official trip to Sub-Saharan Africa.