Paa Kwesi Nduom

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 6th, 2014
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, Ghana is on course to return to a two-party political stream. There is no hope for any third force under the guise of the pro-Nkrumahist family. Sooner than later, pro-Nkrumahism will be no more. A viable political party that wants to remain so does things to grow, no...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 1st, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor It is refreshing that three out of the Presidential Candidates to contest the December 7 elections are of Northern Ghana extraction. This is the first time in Ghana’s history that we have such an array of contestants from that part of the country for national elections. The ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 7th, 2012
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Let’s be serious in any discussion of our leadership problems. Here is something to start with (from the great J.E. Casely Hayford’s propositions on Leadership in West Africa): The story goes that a flock of birds once set out to find a king. And they climbed a high mountain if only they could find h...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 13th, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Then, Sekou shifted political grounds again, rushing to align with the NPP and vowing to do all he can to ensure an electoral victory for Akufo-Addo. The NPP is his new-found home now. In this flitting from one political family to the other, he has thrown caution to the wind...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 13th, 2012
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The political career of Samia Yaaba Nkrumah and Dr. Sekou Nkrumah is in crisis. And that is even an understatement. Indeed, their political career is a flop. Their fate provides useful lessons in political miscalculation. While Samia’s experiences portray her as a victim of unfortunate circumstances,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 8th, 2011
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Ghana has had several of such politicians, starting from when partisan politics was first allowed in the late 1940s to date. Most of those who stood against Nkrumah’s CPP were no match and were easily disposed of as Nkrumah constituted himself into Ghana’s Life President until he was booted out of of...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 8th, 2011
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The CPP’s Paa Kwesi Nduom now says that he doesn’t want the press or anybody to refer to him as a “presidential aspirant.” I don’t know what he has seen to warrant this prohibition, but I can say for sure that whether he is described as such or not won’t change matters for the better […]...
By benim
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Sep 7th, 2011
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The then National Propaganda Secretary of the National Democratic Congress and now Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Fifi Kwetey, has stated in no uncertain terms that a Muslim can never become the President of the Republic of Ghana, according to a US embassy cable. Fifi Kwetey made t...