Ghana

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 ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 8th, 2014
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Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Folks, the latest development is that the United Nations has agreed to recognize and respect the rights of its staff members who are gay/homosexual. It is reported that the UN will support them in every way to live their lives as such, even within the premises of the UN Headquar...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 4th, 2014
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Friday, July 4, 2014 Parliament on Thursday unanimously adopted a National Anti-Corruption Action Plan to guide national discourse on corruption. It seems Parliament is now responding to a national call. Hurrah!! Mr. Ben Abdallah Bandah (MP for Offinso South Constituency) moved the motion for the ado...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 3rd, 2014
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Thursday, July 3, 2014 It was not for nothing that the late General Kutu Acheampong observed that “Ghanaians are difficult people”. If we can unpack this loaded observation and place it within the context of current goings-on, we should know ourselves better. We should use that knowledge ...