Jara is a Yoruba word for extra, something more, a little bit more.
It’s been a while since I donned my urban planner’s hat and that has been deliberate. I took that hat off because it isn’t fashionable: I realized… Read more “HOW MY LIFE GOT BETTER WITH A MALL”
I took a short break from Winneba to reflect on other things going on in life- cars and floods and bribes. But then the casual and institutionalized… Read more “PHARAOH, LET MY PEOPLE GO!”
by Grace Ecklu/ posted for therawafrica.com On the morning of June 4, 2015, I had just one objective in mind: to make it in time to the VIP… Read more “WHEN ACCRA WENT UNDER”
Definitions, names, tags- they are all ways we try to fit in. To belong is part of our identity. This makes us feel normal. But what is… Read more “BOXED-IN”