Will Ghana's petrol dollars make a difference?
Ghanaians hope that this new wealth will improve their standard of living and enhance the provision of essential services such as health care, schools, water and electricity.
The World Bank estimates that Ghana has reserves of 800 million barrels and potential for up to one billion more.
Economies such as Malaysia and Brazil have managed to use their resources to improve the quality of life for its citizens. Can Ghana do the same?
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