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By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 22nd, 2014
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Monday, July 21, 2014 Folks, news reports indicate that footballers who made good impressions at the World Cup in Brazil are set to reap a windfall. Where do our Ghanaian players lie? It is beyond question that professional football (soccer, I mean) involves more than meet the eyes. Apart from seekin...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 19th, 2014
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Saturday, July 19, 2014 Folks, President Mahama has administered the oaths of allegiance, office and secrecy to 12 new envoys, including Alhaji Abdul Rahman Haruna Atta (Ambassador to Namibia). Some commentators have quickly labelled Haruna Atta as a “traitor,” having come across all thes...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 18th, 2014
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Friday, July 18, 2014 But for its contradictory and paradoxical implications, the legal suit filed against the Attorney-General, the President, and the Constitution Review Implementation Committee by Stephen Kwaku Asare (who writes under the moniker, “Kwaku Azar,” on Ghanaweb and other on...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 16th, 2014
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 My good friends, President Mahama has moved on to reshuffle his team, bringing in new faces, shifting some appointees around, disbanding the Ministry of Information (to gladden my heart!), and retaining some appointees at post. The “old faces” have either been mov...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 16th, 2014
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Folks, Parliament is said to have approved a loan facility being negotiated by the government to equip the Ghana Armed Forces, even though the Minority had vehemently opposed it because it wasn’t satisfied with some crucial aspects of the terms. (See: http://www.myjoyonli...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 15th, 2014
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 News reports that the number of Ghanaians renouncing their Ghanaian citizenship and re-engineering themselves as citizens of other countries don’t surprise me at all. Naturalization is a common practice that will persist for as long as human beings migrate from one region...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 14th, 2014
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Monday, July 14, 2014 Folks, President Mahama is reported to have introduced an innovative approach toward managing the process for recruitment and dismissal of persons to public office. And as is to be expected, those who have positioned themselves to see nothing good coming from him have jumped on ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 12th, 2014
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Saturday, July 12, 2014 Folks, the national discourse on our problems of under-development continues. Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has struck a rhythm on serious political dynamics that should not be left uncommented on because it entails a lot. And I see a lot wrong with that rhythm. First, ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 11th, 2014
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Friday, July 11, 2014 Folks, I haven’t made any secret of my vitriolic reaction to the orchestrations by the Mahama-loathing politicians and their unwitting followers, especially in criticizing those taking to the street in the name of freedom of association and speech to condemn President Maha...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 10th, 2014
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Wednesday, July 9, 2014 My good friends, so much has emerged for us to know how the anti-Mahama elements are doing their dirty politics. They began by using the opportunities given them by our democracy to register their protest (even with their loss at the general elections, which they contested at ...