MMAA NKOMMO crew is back from its
U.K Trip. The trip, which was sponsored
by SG-SSB MoneyGram, was by Afia
Ansaa Ampene, the producer and presenter
of Mmaa Nkommo. Two SG-SSB Ltd officers
namely Gina Essah head of MoneyGram
and Cecil Sunkwa Mills accompanied
them on the trip. The crew and the
Bank officials took time of to pay
courtesy call on H.E Isaac Osei,
Ghana High Commisioner in the U.K.
They returned on the 4th of August
The following topics were discussed.
Work ethnics and recreation of Ghanaians
in London. This particular topic
was chosen because every year Agoo
Magazine with Kojo Bonsu do organise
recreational activities for Ghanaians
living in London and MMAA NKOMMO
was part of it to share their fun.
It was really a fun fair.
2. The People’s Representative
Bill was to afford Ghanaians the
opportunity to express their opinion
on whether Ghanaians living abroad
can vote or not to elect their president
3. Education of Ghanaian Children
in the U.K and its relevance to
development in Ghana. This topic
offered us the opportunity to discuss
the plight of the Ghanaian child
living in two different cultures.
How does he/she absorb herself/himself
into these cultures?. Are they prepared
to come to Ghana and help in the
development of the country?
4. The role of churches in the development
of the community too was a heated
debate, must the church live different
from the community or separate religion
5. Living in London after july 7th,
the implications for Ghanaian Immigrants.
During July 7th 2005 bomb blast,
some Ghanaian lives were lost and
fear cut across all living in London.
This discussion was to findout how
they felt and the aftermath of the
6. Promoting Investment and Development
in Ghana. The U.K high commission
and bilateral point of view after
the G8. Ghana is poised towards
investment in Ghana. The group of
G8 met and even decided to cancel
debt of some African Nations, after
the meeting where is Ghana gearing.
Watch out for the schedule programmes.