Editorial
Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije, AMA Boss

Sparing The Other Slum

Saturday, September 20, 2014 We did not want to believe the speculation that the Chief executive Officer of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly AMA is unable to do onto the squatters in Sodom and Gomorrah what he did to those in Mensah Guinea both in Accra. Both share basic hygiene deficiencies. In fact, Sodom and Gomorrah ...

No Honour For A Hero

Friday, September 19, 2014 Prof Kwapong He served his nation outstandingly and touched the hearts of countless Ghanaians. His compatriots from all walks of life and they were many expectedly turned up to pay their last respects to a great son of this country prior to his interment recently. Regrettably, the state di ...

The Bad Story Again

Thursday, September 18, 2014 We are constrained to return to the subject of the manhandling of journalists: its rampancy has hit an astronomical pitch. It is a decision informed by the negative impact the absurdity has on democracy and our civility rating in the international comity of the decent. That it appears to have fi ...

Not Surprising

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Rev Kwabena Opuni Frimpong The Christian Council of Ghana CCG was definitely unsurprised when the ruling partys attack hounds descended on it following the release of its plaintive communiquÃ. The Church as an institution in direct contact with the people, should not fold its arms as thing ...

The NPP’s Internal Strife: We Know The Problem And The Solution Too

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 The New Patriotic Party NPP has been under fire since they returned from their Tamale Conference where they elected their new National Executives for a four year term. Of the ten people who were elected, two are deemed to be the outsiders. They are the National Chairman and General Secretary.[/ ...
GJA Boss, Affail Monney and NMC Boss, Kabral Blay-Amihere

What Professionalism GJA, NMC?

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Many reasons account for the endangered state of journalism in the country today. These but not the least include the naked hypocrisy exhibited shamelessly by the two bodies charged with protecting this critical catalyst of democracy; the other is the incivility spawned by megalomaniacs heading publ ...

Mendacious Figures

Monday, September 15, 2014 Dr. Henry Kofi Wampah The countrys apex bank has lost massive credibility and public confidence under the stewardship of Henry Wampah. The bank is now bereft of the deference which banks of last resort should command to remain afloat in a tumultuous international economic setting. Today, it is re ...

Phony Honorary Degrees

Saturday, September 13, 2014 THE GUIDELINES for the conferment of honorary doctorate degrees and institutions entitled to do so are unambiguous. In spite of these, however, such honorary degrees have been awarded by institutions which lack the authority to do so even in the countries hosting their registered offices. Ghana ...

Exciting Yet Worrisome

Friday, September 12, 2014 A second international airport for the country is an exciting piece of news, if the venture is economically viable. The cutting of the sod to flag off commencement of work on the Tamale Airport to raise its status to international standards should ordinarily be welcomed. Not so, however, when im ...

Another Faux Pas

Thursday, September 11, 2014 Prof Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang The latest in the string of faux pas to visit the country is the disengagement of non-professional teachers. No week elapses without one of such wrong steps being taken by government something which has given the official establishment an unenviable flavour. Lo ...

No Value For Money

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Government has consummated another wasteful transaction: committing so much money into a venture which would yield no returns defies logic and reasonableness. With the consummation of a multimillion dollar bus import for the Metro Mass Transit from China, we have suffered yet another blow to our ...

Testing The Law

Tuesday, September 09, 2014 The Gyan brothers triggered the law on assault and battery last weekend when one of them assaulted a journalist over a question he posed to the national soccer team captain, Asamoah Gyan. The Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Kofi Boakye, had to prove to his compatriots whether or not some ...

Parents' Nightmare

Monday, September 08, 2014 Prof Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang, Minister of Education If proponents of the free SHS are still seeking more premises to prop their fee-free agenda, the revised charges as released by the Ghana Education Service GES especially for new entrants, offers one. The revision offers a wonderful opp ...
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