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Nana Akufo-Addo - NPP Presidential Candidate

Vigilance Required To Defeat Cunning Ndc & Suspicious Ec

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 The assurance from the presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, that the NPP will win the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections loudly echoes the sentiments of majority of Ghanaians, who, after eight years of despondency under the incompetent Mah ...

Go Figure

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 The soup just suddenly went cold and tastes tinny. I am sitting in the Accra Mall, behind a bowl of Singapore foofoo . I call it that for the want of a better description, but it is that wonderful dish of noodles and assorted meats that you get on the pricey side in any of the so-called high clas ...

The Art of Leadership

A Good Leader is Creative

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 By Dag Heward-Mills Creativity is seen in the innovations, inventions and ideas that men come up with. God created man in His image and therefore man is innately creative. A good leader will either use his creativity or not. The world is divided into rich and poor. Most of the poor sections ...

If I Were A Young Graduate

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Last Saturday, I was at Great Hall of the University of Ghana. As an alumnus, I haven't been there for several years. The drive to the hall was slow, as it is typical of most graduation ceremonies. The sheer number of cars moving towards the same venue caused a bit of traffic and the large number ...
Kpessa Whyte

 National Service Extension…Do We Stand To Gain Or Lose?

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 The concept of the National Service Scheme as established by the Act of Parliament 1980, Act 426 was to principally lsquo;encourage the spirit of national service among all segments of Ghanaian society in the effort of nation -building through active participation rsquo; and lsquo;develop skill ...

Machiavellian Electoral Schemes Of A Desperate Government

Monday, July 25, 2016 Now, it is clear President John Dramani Mahama and his governing National Democratic Congress have lost complete touch with governance, and what matters to them most is how to stay in power, even when all signs indicate that Ghanaians are fed up with them and are in dire need for change. B ...

Special Analysis: 30 Astonishing Questions Turkey Coup Attempt Leaves Us With

Monday, July 25, 2016 1. There is no precedence in history of a coup which was done by blocking bridges. Rather than closing the Bosporus Bridge, the coup-plotters could have used the same military force to prevent President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Binali Yildirim from making statements on television chan ...

Major Minor Registrant Woes

Monday, July 25, 2016 A worriedly livid ''commatriot'' went on and on over the telephone about the catastrophe awaiting the opposition in the upcoming elections with unchecked minor registration and voting. She would talk to me because I would presumably listen. She would not talk to the right person, the election ...

Frequent Terrorism; Is This The Age Of Explosions? Part 1

Monday, July 25, 2016 It is the world of ages, the Stone Age, Iron Age and then Bronze Age. Later we live in the Industrial Age, Machine Age and Space age. It will not end there. We continue with the Computer and now in the Information Age. In fact, we are on our way to living in the Age of Nanotechnology, where there ...

How I Miss Agya Atta

Monday, July 25, 2016 8220;Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you 8221; 8211; Shannon L. Alder. Yesterday marked the fourth (4th) anniversary of the demise of our beloved Agya Atta Mills. The commemoration brings back memories of ...
Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

Government Is Lying To Ghanaians, The IMF, And The International Community On The State Of Public Finances

Monday, July 25, 2016 A few months ago, during a lecture I gave to students at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), I made a statement that the supposed fiscal consolidation that the government claims to be taking place following the implementation of the IMF program over the last two years ...
Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, Education Minister

Depoliticize The Ghana Education Service

Monday, July 25, 2016 The politics in the Ghana Education Service-G.E.S has grown out of proportion and this is impacting negatively on the delivery of quality education. Almost all stakeholders; NGOs, teachers, parents, students and the GES have lost control over developments in the education sector. It appears only ...

Morocco’s AU Readmission Bid And Ghana’s Support  

Monday, July 25, 2016 Morocco has asked the African Union (AU) to readmit it to the pan-African organisation it left 32 years ago, but without preconditions. ldquo;It has been a long time that our friends have been asking Morocco to take back its seat in its natural institutional place (AU), and now the time h ...
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