Opinions: Opinion/Feature

Rejoinder: Utag’s Press Statement – Childish And Ridiculous!!!!

Sunday, September 25, 2016 The recent press statement by the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) regarding the issues of accreditation, promotion of university lecturers in Ghana, and the publication of academic work by university lecturers does not only smack of a compromised position of UTAG Executive Council ...

Water Water Everywhere And Only Mud To Drink!

Sunday, September 25, 2016 When I was attending middle school at Kyebi, in the Eastern Region, my task each morning was to go to the River Birem, where I would bathe and bring some water home. I wasn 8217;t the only one 8211; scores of my schoolmates from Kyebi Government School and the rival State Primary School, congr ...

Exclusive Breast Feeding: The Super Start To Life!

Sunday, September 25, 2016 Thirty-five-year old Alima Yakubu is a mother of six. When she gave birth to her first five children, she did not practise exclusively breastfeeding. After breastfeeding them for a month, what I do is to add water and other baby foods to the breast milk I gave them. I wanted them to be satisfied ...

Just A Single Bullet!

Sunday, September 25, 2016 Sometime in 1984, a young man by name Akin Ogunrinde, walked slowly out of his boss' office. Akin had just been fired at his work place and now faced a gloomy and uncertain future. He shook his head droopily as he wobbled painfully out of the company's premises. He had hopefully worked with Pimson ...
Fadi Samih Dabbousi

Let’s Resist The NDC’S Oppressors Rule-Free Fadi Samih Dabbousi Now!!

Sunday, September 25, 2016 Martin Luther King once said ldquo;our lives begin to end, the day we become silent about things that matter rdquo;. Fadi Samih Daboussi, a member of the NPP, a journalist and the author of a book titled ldquo;59 years to nowhere rdquo; and a very vociferous critique if the Mahama led NDC admin ...

Lamentations Of A Young Patriot

Sunday, September 25, 2016 quot;In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of. quot; I sometimes sit in the quiet to think about this small land space called Ghana. In 1957, a new country was born and we became a full republic in 196 ...
Usain Bolt

3 Lessons I Learnt From The World’s Fastest Human, Usain Bolt

Saturday, September 24, 2016 The success story of the Jamaican sprinter, Usain Bolt, regarded as the fastest human on earth is very inspiring. His birth 30 years ago may have come unnoticed to many as he was not born into royalty or into a wealthy family, but he has risen from obscurity into the limelight, and his achievemen ...

God Is Not Yaw Perbi, Why Will He Kill Angel Obinim

Saturday, September 24, 2016 I was recovering from the adulations of self inflicted shame cause by a renowed professor Agyemang Badu Akorsah after he attempted to engage in a pathetic smear campaing against Bishop Obinim. I was shocked a professor of his caliber could disgrace himself in such a way. In my recovery mood comes an ...
Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, Education Minister

The Need For Comprehensive Sexuality Education In Schools With Emphasis On Ghana

Saturday, September 24, 2016 It rsquo;s 7am in the morning, rush hour time. I sat behind two young beautiful ladies in a trotro. As I look through the windows, admiring the beauty of life that exist in my country. These two ladies in front of me are having a discussion about something. Its private conversation but too loud t ...

Except On Medical Grounds, Never Abort A Pregnancy After Age 25

Friday, September 23, 2016 ldquo;My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual, and physical education I received from her rdquo;. ndash; George Washington. Like tobacco smoking, motherhood is a choice. Couples who desire to be bi ...

Ghana Makes Gains Since 2000 But Still Lags In Progress Toward The Sustainable Development Goals

Friday, September 23, 2016 - Rates of HIV, malaria, and TB diseases have decreased since 2000; suicide and binge drinking have become greater threats to health - International collaborative Global Burden of Disease enterprise offers insights into progress and challenges in achieving the UN rsquo;s Sustainable Dev ...
Michael Paa -Quecy Adu, NUGS President

The Secret Deeds Of PK, The Failed NUGS President

Friday, September 23, 2016 About 11 months ago, the representatives of students of Ghana met in Islamic University College, Accra to elect a new crop of leaders for the 2015/16 National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) year. Ever since then the Union has not seen peace. HIS DIVIDE AND RULE TACTICS After elections we expec ...

The Illusory Islamic State

Friday, September 23, 2016 ISIS is allegedly an Al Qaeda-linked Islamic state of Iraq and the Levant, known for its ruthless tactics and suicide bombers and who currently poses a threat throughout the Middle East. It is also known as a militant group ldquo;Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham, rdquo; (ISIS) or the ldquo;Islami ...
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