Ghana

By IAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 13th, 2014
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014 Folks, former President John Agyekum Kufuor says that if he had had his way, he would have decorated his wife Theresa with “State honours.”  I won’t go any further but refer you to the real stuff coming from him:  “According to the ex-presi...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 11th, 2014
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Monday, August 11, 2014 My good friends, in the light of the perennial industrial actions by organized labour (and considering the implications of the one by the Polytechnic Teachers Association of Ghana, POTAG, and the University teachers Association of Ghana, UTAG, in respect of non-payment of book...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 9th, 2014
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Saturday, August 9, 2014 Folks, former President JJ Rawlings said something about two days ago that seems to be raising a pertinent question as to whether he owns a private plane; and if he does, how he acquired it, when, and why Ghanaians haven’t discovered so till now that he would be baring ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 6th, 2014
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Folks, I will ask a simple question: Why are the United States victims of Ebola still alive but not the African victims? I have a few concerns about this Ebola epidemic that has put West Africa under the spotlight for the wrong reason. The first case in this barrage of Ebola...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 2nd, 2014
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Saturday, August 2, 2014 Folks, the latest development in the government’s search for solutions to the country’s ailing economy is to enter the corridors of the International Monetary Fund for “reprieve”. And this “reprieve” will definitely be bound to conditionali...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 1st, 2014
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Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 Folks, how many of you know what Punjab is or where it is located in the world? What will come to your mind when “Punjab” or “Punjabi” is mentioned? I don’t know, but I am more than angry at news reports about what the Ghanaian government wants to do...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 31st, 2014
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Folks, the long-drawn-out case involving the judgement debt paid to Alfred Agbesi Woyome is over; and Woyome is the loser. He should have known all along that what he received was fraudulently given him because of the loopholes in our system that unscrupulous public officials t...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 31st, 2014
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Thursday, July 31, 2014 Folks, sometime ago, I posted an opinion piece to complain about the “whom-you-know” or “who-knows-you” syndrome in Ghana, which is nothing but a negative attitude to national reconstruction. I complained that our Establishment has too many loopholes th...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 28th, 2014
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Monday, July 28, 2014 I have a good reason to segue to what happened after Nana Konadu had left the scene for Mrs. Kufuor and Naadu Mills. Let’s first deal with Mrs. Kufuor, who sought to carve a niche for herself by also exploiting her status as the First Lady. She established a Foundation for...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 28th, 2014
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Monday, July 28, 2014 Folks, the wives of male Presidents in Africa are parading themselves about as First Ladies and profiting from it. Of all, Mrs. Graca Machel is the only one to have emerged as the First Lady for two different countries at different times, beginning as the wife of Samora Machel o...