One of Ghana’s renown scientists, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng has highlighted the reasons why the continent needs, to be determined, aggressive, ambitious and passionate about her affairs.
“As a people, we should not be afraid of breaking new ground. The world may want to intimidate us; that we are so far behind, that we cannot catch up.” he mentioned.
In addition, he added that, We do not have to run after them. However, we can learn from the achievements and mistakes of others whilst charting our path and preserving our cultural heritage and our time-tested value systems.
“We all have to understand that the real difference between the developed countries of America, Europe, Asia, and the Far East and the underdeveloped countries of Africa lies in their technological capability,” he emphasized.