Mobile Money Use Rebounds Sharply

New data[1] released by Ghana’s central bank, the Bank of Ghana, shows the total value of mobile money transactions in June rebounded sharply, rising 27 percentage points from a -19% decline in May to 8% (Fig 1). Fig 1. Change in Mobile Money Transactions – %: March to June 2022 The strong rebound follows a […]

Introducing My Podcast

Unreasonable Doubt With Evron • A podcast on Anchor The premier podcast broadcasting out of Accra, Ghana, a Time Magazine Number 1 place to visit in Africa, Unreasonable Doubt With Evron is a show for stimulating, engaging debates and conversations about the economy, governance, emerging technologies, social trends, global affairs, love, life, liberty, and the […]

Of Free SHS, E-Levy, and The Blood of Jesus

…just like Free SHS, E-Levy is not “the blood of Jesus.” It cannot, and won’t solve all our problems as a country. But I believe it will make a significant dent if it succeeds, just like Free SHS has. No country has relied on a fixed set of revenue measures/sources since Adam. Some taxes have […]