Opinions: Opinion/Feature

Npp Must Know The Differences And Similarities Between 2000, 2008 And 2016 Presidential Elections

Thursday, February 11, 2016 Since Ghana returned to democratic governance under the Fourth Republic, there are many features that run through the changes in governments. One such key feature is the change in governments after two terms of governance by either the NDC or NPP. After former President J.J Rawlings of the ND ...

Drones In Ghana?

Thursday, February 11, 2016 An unmanned aerial vehicle popularly called a ldquo;drone rdquo; is in deployment in Ghana for what some say is for civilian purposes. A drone is a small aircraft piloted by computers on board or by remote controls on the ground. They are often used for military purposes because they ...

My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains

AGOGO – A GOGO OR AGORAPHOBIC

Thursday, February 11, 2016 My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk, Or emptied some dull opiate to the drains One minute past, and Lethe-wards had sunk. John Keats Agogo is normally a peaceful town, and the town folks very lovely and aff ...

Is The Constitution A Compendium Of Suggestions To Ghana’s Supreme Court?

Thursday, February 11, 2016 8220;In a per incuriam (i.e., careless) unanimous decision, the Supreme Court has held that 8220;even though Tiger Eye PI did violate article 146 clause 8 of the 1992 constitution, it does not mean that the constitutional process to inquire into the petition should be declared null and void. 82 ...

Crab Mentality: “The Case Of Africa”

Thursday, February 11, 2016 Have you ever seen crabs in a bucket? You will realize it is impossible for any crab to escape. Why? If one crab attempts to escape from the bucket, the others pull it back rather than help I although they all share the same motive, drive to survive and be free. This malicious nature ...

Special Forces, Africa, And The Age Of Dirty War

Thursday, February 11, 2016 As a uniquely bellicose nation, ancient Rome constantly lusted after the adrenaline rush of war and its perilous glamour. Unsurprisingly so that, Roman legionaries became the world rsquo;s first self-anointed professional soldiers. Within the imperial army ranks indeed, berserks, single indiv ...

The State Of Our Security

Thursday, February 11, 2016 If a man of prominence like a member of parliament can be killed like chicken in his own palace, what should the commoner as myself do? Many a time, Ghanaians take things for granted. We worry about unnecessary things and give prominence to them at the expense of the other. The irony ...

St. Valentine's Day Versus Other Days

Thursday, February 11, 2016 Most of the programmes and events on valentine 39;s day are well attended. I am sure this year shall be no different. I am again sure, as I am writing this article many of us are busy looking for the best gift to express their undying love for their partners. The attention valentine 39;s da ...

Stopping the Creepy Criminal Behind His Machine

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Ms Hutton was very pleased that her investments in motherhood were bearing promising fruits for her beautiful 13 year-old had become the toast of her middle class community. Indeed, Adwoa had been a characteristic 'perfect-score achiever; very hardworking, disciplined and studious. She, indeed, w ...
Acting Inspector General Of Police, John Kudalor

Ghana A Haven For Contract Killings?

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Ghana has been rocked by what is known as contract killing in certain communities in recent times. Although the incidence is not widespread, it is a matter of grave concern to all, especially the law enforcement agencies, because it is a new trend. A few years ago, our country was not f ...

Marauding Rented Queenmothers On The Prowl

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Let us look at the scenario this way. Some persons in the Brong Ahafo Region invested in some investment companies operating in the region with provisional licenses given to them by the Bank of Ghana whose other names are, the Government's Bank, Bankers' Bank or Central Bank. For nearly five years, ...

Illegal Mining, The Politics And A Needless Death

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Over the weekend a tragic incident occurred at the Obuasi Mine of AngloGold Ashanti in the Ashanti Region. The company 39;s Corporate Affairs Manager, the affable Mr. John Owusu was reportedly run over by a company vehicle as he together with a group of company officials and journalists were ...

Breastfeeding As Birth Control

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Birth control is the common term used to explain the phenomenon of spacing your children and not getting pregnant unexpectedly or by mistake (as some may say hellip; hellip;. LOL). There are quite a number of birth control methods and techniques, but perhaps the simplest; easy to follo ...
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