Ghana

By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Dec 15th, 2014
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Dear Editor, US Movie Director Ridley Scott has made a movie ‘Exodus’ in which the heroes are white, the criminals black and the servants black. A pathetic example of stereotyping. Yet Jesus was African looking and black. Egyptians were coffee coloured Africans, not white and arabesque. Ridley Scott ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Algeria
Dec 2nd, 2014
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Algeria and F.C. Porto player Yacine Brahimi is the winner of this year’s BBC African Footballer of the Year award. He is the first Algerian player to win in the competition’s 23 year history. Brahimi emerged as the most popular player in a competitive shortlist that included Pierre-Emerick Aubameyan...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Nov 30th, 2014
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Nearly 7,000 people have died from Ebola in west Africa, the World Health Organization said late Friday, adding some 1,200 more deaths to a toll from two days earlier. A total of 16,169 people were infected with Ebola of whom 6,928 died in the three countries at the centre of the outbreak — Sie...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Nov 29th, 2014
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, the removal of William Hutton-Mensah as Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and his re-assignment to the Ministry of Power/Energy by President Mahama has provoked some kind of public discourse and angered a cross-section of workers of the ECG. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Oct 6th, 2014
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By YaleGlobal Online Scrapping the cedi could lift Ghana’s confidence and GDP, but only citizens can stop corruption. By Vikram Mansharamani As famed US investor Warren Buffett has aptly stated, “it’s only when the tide goes out that you can see who is swimming naked.” Ghana is swimming naked, to put...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 21st, 2014
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Friday, September 19, 2014 Folks, in response to the controversy raised by the huge sum of money paid on hotel accommodation for Ms. Lauretta Lamptey (head of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice, CHRAJ) a contributor made an insightful contribution to an opinion piece that I wro...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 16th, 2014
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Monday, September 15, 2014 Folks, the politics of attrition is in full gear. Critics of the Mahama-led administration are relentlessly chastising it for various reasons while the government itself continues to insist that it is on course, in total control of the situation, and is doing all it can to ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 16th, 2014
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Monday, September 15, 2014 Folks, the politics of attrition is in full gear. Critics of the Mahama-led administration are relentlessly chastising it for various reasons while the government itself continues to insist that it is on course, in total control of the situation, and is doing all it can to ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 11th, 2014
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Thursday, September 11, 2014 My good friends, I am saddened by the news report carried by Myjoyonline that the Black Stars coach, Kwasi Appiah, has been removed and replaced with Serbian trainer Milovan Rajevac as head coach of the Black Stars. Here is the news report in part: “Black Stars coac...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 11th, 2014
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Folks, the rampaging going on in the NPP to the advantage of Akufo-Addo doesn’t surprise me at all. As an outsider who has been keenly observing the goings-on in the NPP over the years, particularly since the emergence of Akufo-Addo as a potentate exercising maximu...