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Vice President of Ghana, Alhaji Aliu Mahama, has called for a comprehensive programme plan of action for education in cultural heritage development in Africa.
Ghana President, John Agyekum Kufour, has approved a request by the National Commission on Culture for the establishment of a Culture Trust Fund to recognise the creative potential of Ghanaians.
The Ghana Video Producers' Association has appealed to it's Government to consider restricting the importation of films, particularly Nigerian product.
A commentary on African cultures, Ghanaian cultural activities, and the cultural policy of the Ghana National Commission on Culture.
Barth Opoku Acheampong, Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Museums and Monuments Board, has called on the Ghana government to resource the Board to enable it to send staff to the borders to check the illicit trafficking of artifacts by some handicraft exporters.
With negative views of Africa and African people carefully constructed through years of supposedly objective Western media it is not surprising that the immensely invaluable contributions made to the world by African art, culture and science are virtually unknown.