Volta Region

By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 16th, 2014
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By Peter M. Dzidza If you are the kind interested in revisionist history, then, here is an opportunity for you to indulge your pleasure. I am not and will be forthright in taking on those using politically motivated revisionist tendencies to plaster Ghana’s history. The NPP’s Professor Mike Ocquaye i...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 24th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, when the citizens of a country that is naturally endowed with arable land and a good rainfall pattern fail to produce food to feed themselves and others elsewhere (to earn foreign exchange as well), they deserve nothing but condemnation. And when their various governm...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 12th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor President John Mahama has announced his first ministerial reshuffle barely a month after appointing them into office. Here is the change: 1. The Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr. Samuel Sarpong, moves to the Central Region. 2. The Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister, Mr. Eric Opoku, ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 26th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor With the NPP’s abstention from the two upcoming bye-elections in the Akatsi South and Buem constituencies, the NDC must be laughing all the way to claim an easy electoral victory. Not much money expected to be spent campaigning, certainly. The candidate for Akatsi South has ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 6th, 2012
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By Margaret Jackson Many Ghanaians had been waiting patiently to see the day that President John Mahama will take bully Akufo-Addo by the horn and tell him who he really is. This is because Akufo-Addo had been faking his character traits everywhere he goes. But in politics you need to frame the chara...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 6th, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor The NPP’s Akufo-Addo is, indeed, a man of many parts—a lawyer, human rights activist, and politician, among others. Now, he has turned himself into a matador to kill the mammoth of a bull that Kennedy Agyapong’s hate speech has created. He is wearing a red shirt to engage th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 11th, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor The Woyome fraud has opened a wide window through which we can peek into the web that makes it difficult for anybody to attempt fighting or eradicating corruption in Ghana. What is it about Woyome’s misconduct that will make anybody sympathize with him and create the impress...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 2nd, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor More often than not, some government functionaries and NDC fanatics have glibly said that President Mills will win the 2012 elections. Some have been impudent enough to say that he will do so “hands-down.” Whenever I hear any open declaration to that effect, I shudder. Consi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 23rd, 2011
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Events characterizing elections in Ghana reveal that the Volta Region has been a no-go area for the political parties rooted on the Danquah-Busia political tradition since 1948 when elections became the means for choosing our national leaders. From the 1st Republic through the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, the ...
By benim
In Analysis
Aug 23rd, 2011
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As I promised in my July 8 article on “A Case for Ghana Government Reform or Privatization” here is Part II. I am hoping that readers will provide the same constructive criticism or provide meaningful inputs on this follow-up. For those who missed the Part I published in the Feature Article Section o...