Editorial

Bloody Callousness!

Thursday, December 18, 2014 Doctors at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra are working frantically to save the life of a man who was callously shot at by a driver of the National Security Council.Francis Kwesi Twumasi, the national security driver, is a disgrace to a serious security coordinating department of the Office of ...

National Deceit

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 It behooves two organizations to act now as the reality of the national deceit of Joyce Dzidzor, the AIDS Ambassador, dawns on all of us. As for her ruse it can only be conjectured its far-reaching effects. Until such action is applied its threat on the integrity of all the efforts of several yea ...

A Minister's Ignorance

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 Nii LaryeaAfotey AgboYesterday the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Afotey Agbo, or Lion his nom de guerre, presented a detestable impression about himself.Above all, he delivered an unimpressive testimonial about the Ghana Police Service, a gesture incompatible with the status of a minister ...

Mahama’s 300 Corruption Cases And Daniel Batidam’s Untenable Defence

Monday, December 15, 2014 Sometimes we at the SCANDAL get the impression that some people close to President Mahama are deliberately setting him up to fail. How else can one explain the several failed promises that the President has made with regards to the load-shedding exercise in the country? So much so, that President ...

Corruption's New Frequency  

Monday, December 15, 2014 The toxin of corruption no longer has limits. It pours as monsoon rain from the sky and affects all strata of public life, sweeping across state agencies with an almost unstoppable ferocity. The public sector as the frontier of the immorality is so infected that activities are rarely accomplished wi ...

Undoing The Metro Mass Strides

Saturday, December 13, 2014 One Of the social intervention projects of theKufuor era which has survived the mismanagementof the times and made impressive strideslately is under threat.The interference in the day-to-day administrationof the Metro Mass Transit Company MetroMass by a Board Chairman, who appears to have ...

See Who Is Talking About Morality!

Friday, December 12, 2014 We wish we did not have to give oxygen to Jerry John Rawlings nauseating tantrums. Unfortunately we have had to do an as you were as soldiers say, to indicate a return to a previous position.The former president was his usual self last Wednesday when he dabbled into his favourite subject th ...

President Should Be Remorseful

Thursday, December 11, 2014 President John MahamaAs a sign of gentlemanliness and sincerity, it behoves the President to apologise to the good people of Ghana. This has been necessitated by his unexpected decision to embrace the free SHS, having discovered that after all it is not only a possibility but a project worth under ...

Morbid Affair

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 late President John Evans Atta MillsRegrettably, the name of the late President John Evans Atta Mills has made a loud resurgence on the political space in a manner which leaves much to be desired.It is an avoidable situation which apart from raising an already hot political temperature to a n ...

Lawlessness Within Court Premises

Tuesday, December 09, 2014 Yesterday a reporter from one of the major media establishments was physically attacked by a relative of a suspect in the Ruby cocaine saga when he went to cover the court proceedings of the case.It was a scene too remote from a civilised society to which we claim to belong. It took place and co ...

Betty’s Challenge, Her Courage And A Bull On Heat In The Market Place

Monday, December 08, 2014 For a lady who has been embroiled in so many judgment debts controversies, many of which are yet to be settled, Mrs. Betty Mould Iddirisus courage and decision to run for the post of a Vice National Chairperson of the ruling National Democratic Congress NDC can only be compared to the courage ...

Outstanding Question

Monday, December 08, 2014 In a country where the coca plant is not endemic, let alone the production of its principal derivativethe notorious cocaine narcoticit is surprising how so much of it could land on the laps of Ruby Adu Gyamfi and eventually land at the Heathrow Airport in London.Could she have played a role in ...

Tillers Of Land, Wretched Of Earth

Friday, December 05, 2014 They till the land to provide both food and cash crops without which we would perish. Yet as the wretched of the land, they continue to bear the consequences of the bad governance iniquitous leaders continue to inflict upon us.It is time to celebrate the toils of our farmers. As a date set aside ...
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