GHANA NATIONAL MUSEUM IN STALEMATE
Artwatch Ghana salutes all Ghanaian Museum workers as we join hands with the International Council of Museums (ICOM) to celebrate this special day on the theme “Museums and contested histories: Saying the unspeakable in museums". It is an important day for awareness creation about the great contributions of museums in historical, educational and socio-cultural development of any nation.
When national museums of a particular country do not have in their collections vast exhibits that cover all aspects of her arts, then those museums are doing a great disservice to the nation. Recent studies conducted confirm that the Ghana National Museum is currently in a stalemate. The museum is facing serious funding problems, lacks proper branding strategy, has magnificent physical