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By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 2nd, 2014
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor My good friends, we are in 2014—and what immediately dominates the news scene is the slew of utterances from the NPP quarters. For all that these utterances suggest, I think that they give me an indication of what lies ahead. For sure, the anti-Mahama politics won’t abate. B...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 13th, 2013
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The year 1983 perhaps was the harshest year in Ghana’s modern history. In some countries there would be retrospectives, symposia and other kinds of public reflections on this most devastating year in our collective memory. When I say “collective”, I am referring to those who have not forgotten becaus...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2013
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Did Ghana actually celebrate its 56th Anniversary on 6th March 2013? What is there to be celebrated? Is it the high level of corruption in the system, the numerous environmental challenges being faced, the weak public institutions, misappropriation of state funds in public institutions, the lack of b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 28th, 2013
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Some fifty-six (56) years ago the founding President of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, declared in a landmark speech marking the Declaration of Independence of this small West African State that The “Black man is capable of managing his own affairs”. Indeed these words are as profound as those pe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 14th, 2012
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…..from current beliefs to have Peace and Prosperity. We are all victims of a belief (cultural, religious, objective science) trap. Believe breeds fear. Ego is a derivative of fear . Fear and ego are the primary generators of divisiveness and confusion. Beliefs are the only ties that can bind a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 6th, 2012
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Badu, K “To announce that there must be no criticism of the president, or that we are to stand by the president, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the citizens”(Taft). In practice, Ghanaians should be able to hold our public officials accou...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 27th, 2012
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With Their Ill-gotten Booty kept intact To serve as a deterrent from corruption and amassing of ill-gotten wealth through abuse of office, public office holders who fall foul to corruption and abuse of office must not only voted out as in the case of politicians and sacked, transferred or demoted as ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 14th, 2012
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By Kissy Agyeman-Togobo There’s just 25 days to go before Ghana holds its hotly anticipated presidential and legislative elections, the nation’s sixth round of multi-party elections. The political environment could not be more polarised. Billboards are adorned with party colours of the main contender...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 8th, 2012
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By Ogyakromian, Kweku Tuesday 30th October 2012 was another landmark in the development of our democratic process. On this day, in the northern regional capital, Tamale, the sitting president squared off with three other ‘perspirants’ for the right to occupy his seat for the next governing cycle in t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 7th, 2012
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With all the flagrant abuse of power punctuated by official gargantuan corruption, the NDC party and government are asking Ghanaians to re-elect them into office. I ask all logically thinking fellow Ghanaians, can you cope with further NDC second four-year term in office? The choice is yours to make ...