Editorial

Reflecting On Significance Of Easter

Thursday, April 17, 2014 The Christian confraternity ushered in Easter last Sunday with the observance of Palm Sunday to signify the triumphant entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem. Easter, unlike Christmas, has no fixed date, except that it is observed when the vegetation begins to renew its foliage. The Scriptures ...

An Oak Has Fallen

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Roland .I. Alhassan The array of personalities, who converged on the 37 Military Hospital in Accra and subsequently at the Ghana Air Force Base when word spread about the demise of the first lawyer from the Northern Region, was a profound statement about the stature of the man who had just breathe ...

Motorbike riders must respect law

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 The increase in vehicular population in the country is not matching the expansion in the road network, resulting in traffic jams on all major roads in the country, especially during the morning and afternoon rush hours. What has become known as okada was commonplace in neighbouring countries s ...

Enforce ban on used refrigerators

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 We are of this view because as the government takes action to clamp down on importers of used refrigerators, dealers in the fridges are still engaged in brisk business. The people who have assessed our national psyche over time are able to circumvent the law to their advantage, while the law e ...

Much Friction About Nothing

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, Okyenhene and President John Mahama The land which once bore an assortment of cash and food crops in an imaginary village in one of the gold-bearing parts of the country now lies desolate ripped of all nutrients and vegetation cover. It has been visited by an in ...

All Was Well

Monday, April 14, 2014 The New Patriotic Party NPP, the largest opposition party, yesterday put a closure to their conference; an activity which saw the election of a new batch of leadership. As a political contest, it was punctuated by a number of verbal exchanges as contestants sought to undo each other much to th ...

Ghana's democratic culture on display

Monday, April 14, 2014 That came in the wake of the perception that factionalism in the party would mar the beauty of the contest and the fact that Tamale was unsafe for the large gathering. Apart from pockets of disagreements, the delegates changed the face of the party, with only one member of the old executive reta ...

Wishing NPP Godspeed

Sunday, April 13, 2014 The New Patriotic Party NPP National Delegates Congress, now under way in Tamale, is expected to climax today, as delegates vote for their preferred candidates for the various offices in the political grouping. It has been a long and even sometimes tortuous journey, as the various candidates ...

Wishing NPP successful conference

Saturday, April 12, 2014 Governments in every democratic dispensation are formed by political parties that win national elections. Although these political parties are voluntary associations, their beliefs impact on the lives of the governed as party manifestos form the basis for policy formulation and implementation. ...

Amissah-Arthur's Broken Silence

Friday, April 11, 2014 Vice President Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur Vice President Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, has finally spoken about the dire state of the Cedi and indeed the economy. If only the platitude better late than never could be applicable here, it would have done the man some good following a litany ...

Fixing the ills of our economy

Friday, April 11, 2014 Such a forum to brainstorm on the challenges, he said, should be devoid of partisan considerations. The Daily Graphic welcomes such a proposal from the government and it is also our hope that all stakeholders who will be invited will participate in the forum with the national interest as their m ...

The Falling Cedi

Thursday, April 10, 2014 The ailing economy does not appear to be responding to treatment as the Cedi builds a worrying resistance to the recent Bank of Ghana remedying prescription. If only the truth would be told Ghanaians in a manner devoid of propaganda, perhaps, all would lend their support regardless of their po ...

We have the capacity to feed ourselves

Thursday, April 10, 2014 It is said that any person or group of persons who cannot feed themselves risk losing their dignity. Many countries have, therefore, worked hard to feed their people and even export the surplus food to earn foreign exchange to undertake activities for which local substitutes cannot be obtained. ...
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