Category: Taxi driver stories

Taxi driver diaries and my morning drama

Sometimes, just sometimes you need to move out of your comfort zone to better appreciate some basic stuff in life we normally take for granted. On the morning of 30th October 2017, I took a day off from work because I knew I would be tired after Sunday’s 10km marathon but it seems my leave

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Diary of a Ghanaian taxi driver 3

This post has been sitting in my drafts since June 2016, that’s how long I have been preoccupied with family, work and other equally important things. This is a continuation of my personal project of documenting my encounters with taxi drivers. On this particular day my assigned official car had gone for servicing so I

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Diary of a Ghanaian taxi driver 2

This is the second part of my taxi driver interactive series. I got a cab from Roman Ridge to take me to Dzorwulu for a meeting. There was the usual bargaining of charges then off we zoomed to my destination. That was where I remembered I had started a blog post devoted to  the stories of

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Diary of a ghanaian taxi driver 1

I recently hailed a taxi to take my daughter for her monthly weighing. Whilst in the car, I realised I had never made any effort to find out about how this particular man ended up in the taxi driving business. The conversation I had with him was interesting and this has pushed me to explore

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