Author: Prosper Yao Tsikata

Re: We Can't Maintain Teacher Trainees' Allowance---mahama

Tuesday, August 20, 2013
I wish to be granted space on your network to comment on the above-titled news item attributed to the President of Ghana, John DramaniMahama. In one breath the president asserts that government has not been able to admit to the full capacity of the training colleges because government does not have ...

Re: Anita De Sooso Calls For More Taxes On Condoms

Wednesday, July 17, 2013
May I be granted space on your network to respond to the erroneous and uninformed assertions by the National Democratic Congress NDC women organizer, Ms. Anita De Sosoo, to the effect that more taxes on condoms will prevent people from engaging in rampant and irresponsible sexual behavior. I ...

Obama’s Return To Africa And Our Expectations

Friday, June 28, 2013
To assess or evaluate the performance of a political leader is not as simple as evaluating a teacher in a classroom, where the syllabus serves as a contractual agreement between the teacher and his or her students on the one hand, and the teacher and his or her university on the other hand. Poli ...

Re: No Funds To Pay Stranded Uk Students – Getfund

Saturday, May 25, 2013
I chose this rejoinder to interrogate my Presidents, John Dramani Mahama, assertion of the African renaissance thesis on the African Day, May 25 2013. I think the assertion is at best populist and misdirected toward an audience that needs to undertake self-reflection in order to aspire to standar ...

Re: Ghana's Luxury Building Boom: A Pool With A View

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
After months and months of self-imposed restraint on commenting on issues regarding my beloved country, Ghana, I seemed to be forced out of my hibernation by the BBC report of May 21, 2013 Available at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-22607173 , which suggests Ghanas economy as the fastest ...

Melcom Incident Is A Wakeup Call, Not An Act Of God

Thursday, November 08, 2012
My condolence to friends, relatives, and compatriots who lost acquaintances in the carnage that took place yesterday at the Melcom shopping mall in the Achimota neighborhood. My heart goes out to all who suffered in one way or the other. But while we mourn the dead and attend to the severely injured ...

Re: Rawlings Is Suffering

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Please permit me space on your platform to respond to the above-captioned editorial item which appeared on your platform on October 22, 2012, attributed to the Insight newspaper Readers can follow the link to the said article:[URL=http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/artikel.php?ID=253 ...

Are We Going To Rewrite History Because Rawlings Has Chosen To Speak Against Corruption In The Ndc?

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
I wish to author my shortest article ever. I have been following debates on the social networks with people raising questions about the legacy of the man Jerry John Rawlings and casting all forms of insinuations because the man has chosen to speak against corruption in the party he founded, the Nati ...

Re: Man Arrested For Fake Coup Plot

Friday, September 14, 2012
May I respond to the above-captioned news item carried by your media outlet on Tuesday, September 11, 2012. The news item makes interesting reading for myriads of reasons and I believe it is incumbent on me to spell out some home truths, no matter how uncomfortable they may be. 1. My nightmare o ...

The National Democratic Party (ndp) And Matters Arising

Thursday, July 12, 2012
The altercation that has rocked the National Democratic Congress NDC II since its birth seems to be reaching its crescendo with the formation of the yet-to-be-certified National Democratic Party NDP. The NDPs slogan, timing, strategies, and interim leadership point to the fact that the differen ...

Rejoinder - Ghana: Support To Public Private Partnership Projects

Monday, July 02, 2012
I plead your indulgence for space to respond to the above-captioned letter and news item published by the Insight Newspaper, June 23, 2012, on Ghanaweb Airports for Sale. We I mean every Ghanaian are informed abou ...

Investors In Landed Property In Ghana, Beware!!! Part Iv & Final Part

Friday, June 22, 2012
Ghanaians can continue to accept to live with the theory of convenience, downplaying the hard road to meaningful development that would lay a solid foundation for a true economic takeoff. I would willingly tighten my belt and commit myself to the cause, like the starving Cubans who understood that t ...

Investors In Landed Property In Ghana, Beware!!! - Part Iii

Tuesday, May 29, 2012
In 1998, I paid US2,500 for my first plot of land in the Ablekuma area even as an undergraduate attending University of Cape Coast. Indentures and all other necessary documents covering the land were provided. I was advised by the seller to start a small project on the plot, so I built a structur ...
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