Rawlings

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Dec 9th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, one major pitfall in our contemporary politics is that the Executive branch, as constructed under the 1992 Constitution is too over-rated. A major drawback of our constitutional democracy is the enormous powers vested in the President by the 1992 Constitution, especia...
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Nov 7th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Wednesday, November 6, 2013 I open this opinion piece with the bold statement that good governance calls for teamwork and strategy!! The diverse responses to how a Presidential Staffer (Stan Dogbe) and a Deputy Minister of Information and Media Relations (Felix Kwakye-Ofosu)...
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Oct 14th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor It seems that at each juncture of the political twists and turns, the NDC’s fate is always predetermined. We know the history behind it. Despite all the orchestrations by its arch-rivals and the head-butting going on within it between the numerous interest groups (pro-Rawlin...
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Dec 31st, 2012
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OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT MAHAMA – WISDOM FROM THE NORTH Your Excellency President John Dramani Mahama, It is often said by elders that those who pay respect to the great, paves their own way to greatness. It is in the spirit of this wisdom that I bow before you in greetings – with my heart […]...
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Oct 15th, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor The ugly noise that Rawlings continues to make about his so-called principles of “probity and accountability”—which is the motivation for his persistent undermining of his successors—is more than annoying. According to him, everybody in Ghana is corrupt except him and his wi...
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Jul 31st, 2012
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THE CASE OF THE ASOMDWEEHENE, PRESIDENT JOHN EVANS ATTA MILLS: TRIBUTE TO THE MOST HUMILIATED PRESIDENT OF A REPUBLIC “Since the doctorial awards, sharp and soft tongues have wagged day and night, commending and discommending, praising and dispraising, as has been typical of all human tongues”. This ...
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Jul 30th, 2012
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Jacob Kporfor Everybody likes somebody than others or in the simplest term everybody has his favorite. Even among our children one may have the one he likes most. It is that person you will always wish the best for even though it might not be that obvious in order not to bring dispute you may [&helli...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 20th, 2012
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President John Evans Atta Mills says he is set for the 2012 election with the strongest belief that Ghanaians will honour him again with a second term. His campaign message according to Director of Communications at the Castle, Koku Anyidoho would be based on peace and development. Briefing journalis...
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Jun 28th, 2012
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Dear Mr. President, I am writing to officially welcome you from your successful medical pilgrimage to the USA. I know you are probably upset with me because I was not at the airport to meet you. I was very busy in town running around as usual struggling to find a job. Yes I still have […]...
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Jun 28th, 2012
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By: Kobina Antobam In a political sense, there is no denying the fact that former President Jeremiah Rawlings gave birth to President Atta Mills. The lone kingmaker, Rawlings, with his usually threatening demeanor, virtually shushed and hushed everybody up and handpicked Atta Mills as the National De...