Editorial

We Are Miffed

Thursday, October 30, 2014 It is important that members of the public appreciate the nuances of law enforcement and relate to them accordingly for the good of society. The status quo in areas where residents need more law enforcement because of the rampancy of crime leaves much to be desired. It is only when this critical ...

Another Scandal?

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Ras Mubarak The disagreement between the Director of Finance of the National Youth Authority NYA and the Acting National Coordinator of the authority begs for an important probe. Mr. Aminu Abdulai on secondment from the Controller and Accountant Generals Department to the NYA, has left litt ...

Simply Garrulous!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 President John Mahama is not only a communications expert, he is worryingly garrulous to a fault. For want of concrete issues to discuss with his various audiences as he hops from one country to another, he has perfected the art of trivialising serious challenges of state. While it is in ord ...
National Service Scheme

Beyond The Status Quo

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 The National Service Scheme NSS has been in the news in recent times almost undoing the most scandalous story in the country today. Although it is not possible it can, it has nonetheless carved a disturbing image for itself in the annals of financial scandals. That was not the first time anywa ...

Flawed Industrial Relations

Saturday, October 25, 2014 The strike action by 12 workers unions in the country aggravates what is already a bad story. Pupils in public schools are having an indefinite holiday. Many of them can be seen roaming aimlessly in the streets, especially in areas like Nima in Accra and other places. Their parents would rather ...
President John Mahama

Macabre Agenda

Friday, October 24, 2014 For President John Mahama and his government to even consider hosting the African Cup of Nations AFCON tournament in Ghana at all is enough grounds to question their commitment to a healthy Ghana. We have dared the disease already by accepting to have Ghana serve as the Ebola-response centre i ...

Face-Losing Machinations

Thursday, October 23, 2014 Dr Philomena Nyarko There has never been so much ado over fiscal statistics. It all started with the International Monetary Fund IMF posting a disturbing picture about our debt-to-GDP ratio, which was at variance with the local figures from both the Bank of Ghana and the Ghana Statistical Servic ...

That Is The Spirit!

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Nana Akufo-Addo in a chat with Alan Kyerematen at his residence yesterda y Yesterday Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen who also responds to Alan Cash, took an important step when he paid a courtesy call on the man with whom he vied for the most coveted position in the New Patriotic Party NPP. The tri ...

Congrats NPP

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 It was perhaps the most abrasive campaign in an internal election in the history of the New Patriotic Party NPP. We stand to be corrected. The inflicted wounds have started healing. It is our hope though that what we are beginning to see is deep-seated and productive not a cosmetic treatment ...

A Leader Does Not Allow Himself To Be Poisoned By Bitterness

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 It is very important that a leader is not poisoned by bitterness. In the Old Testament, a priest was not supposed to have boils. Boils represent unhealed wounds. Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whosoever he be of thy seed in their generations that hath any blemish, let him not approach to offer the b ...

Voice Of Unity At Last  

Monday, October 20, 2014 Nana Akufo-Addo The process that started on 6th Junefor the NPPto elect its flagbearer for the 2016 electioncame to an end on Saturday night. The results were of course predictable. The resounding victory of Nana Akufu Ado was hardly surprising. His total of 117, 413 votes 94.13 left his opp ...

Afoko, Agyepong Will Be Dealt With After Akufo-Addo’s Victory—Sir John

Monday, October 20, 2014 Last week former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party NPP Honorable Sir John was reported as saying that Paul Afoko and Kwabena Agyepong National Chairman and General Secretary respectively of the NPP will be dealt with after Nana Akufo-Addos victory at the just ended congress. [/B ...

Godspeed NPP!

Saturday, October 18, 2014 Today marks another milestone in the lifeof the New Patriotic Party NPP. The largestopposition political grouping plays out oncemore the arrangement of a large number ofdelegates voting to pick a flagbearer. Being the proponents of the novelty whichtheir opponents, the ruling National D ...
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