Ghana

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...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 26th, 2014
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Saturday, July 26, 2014 Folks, I find it difficult to understand why some government officials cannot come to terms with the reality in front of them to do decent politics and win the goodwill of the people. Just last Thursday, we all saw and heard how Ghanaian workers (organized labour) took to the ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 25th, 2014
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Friday, July 25, 2014 In commenting on pertinent national affairs, Dr. Richard Amoako Baah (a political science lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology) has of late said a lot but hasn’t turned my crank, apparently because I don’t agree with his viewpoints,...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 24th, 2014
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Thursday, July 24, 2014 So, the nationwide demonstrations by organized labour and other interest/pressure groups are either over in some regional capital towns or ongoing in others. Nothing violent has occurred, at least, from reports. While the demonstrations were going on, President Mahama and his ...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 24th, 2014
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Folks, I am waiting patiently to see how tomorrow dawns for the organizers of the demonstration to move on with their one-day nationwide demonstration in protest at the situation at their workplaces and the country, generally, as the economic problems persist. A preview shoul...
By IAfrica
In Ghana
Jul 23rd, 2014
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Folks, let’s be bold to place the current political and economic challenges facing our country in their proper perspective and to discuss them to know why those in power cannot solve problems to move our country forward. It is no exaggeration to say that the current tur...