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Columnist: KOFI AMENYO

The most iconic Olympics image is that of the naked discus thrower

Nudity and near nudity in the Olympic Games

Jul 22, 2021 | Feature Article

They all competed naked during the first Olympics. The history as to how and when nudity became the norm in the anci ...

Feb 28, 2021 | Feature Article

It is the weakest argument of them all. If you do not like homosexuality and you hate those who practise it, which is yo ...

Feb 11, 2021 | Feature Article

He did not write any books about himself. He did not have any authorised biography either. And not much has been written ...

Dec 28, 2020 | Feature Article

The principal reason Amewu won the Hohoe seat was because he bribed the voters more than his opponent did. He did not ta ...

Dec 14, 2020 | Feature Article

A close contest was always going to generate controversy no matter who won. Mahama needed at least 53% of the votes to f ...

Oct 27, 2020 | Feature Article

Was I lucky? I returned from Ghana at the end of February. I went to bury my mother. I came back just in time before the ...

Aug 24, 2020 | Feature Article

Jean Mensa, the EC boss, stood her ground. The registration for a new voter rsquo;s list was brought to an end despite t ...

May 23, 2020 | Feature Article

Even before the coronavirus took hold of us, anyone who had a smartphone was bombarded with social media messages. With ...

Apr 19, 2020 | Feature Article

It was bad even before the coronavirus took hold of an unprepared world. Now it has even become worse. I am talking of a ...

Oct 29, 2019 | Feature Article

The 2019 Nobel Prizes in all categories have been announced. It is, arguably, a collection of the world rsquo;s most pre ...

Aug 26, 2019 | Feature Article

There has never been the like of it in Ghana rsquo;s history ndash; a politician voted out of power and then voted back ...

Jul 30, 2019 | Feature Article

It is God who gives and He is the one who takes. Without Him, nothing is possible. He is the one who chooses those He wa ...

Jan 17, 2019 | Feature Article

First, there were five. And now there will be sixteen Ghana is made up of four, somewhat disjointed, units. First, t ...

Jan 7, 2019 | Feature Article

The 1938 Anschluss was carried by 99.7% of the votes. The Nazis knew they were going to win it but they still made sure ...

Nov 29, 2018 | Feature Article

December 10th is the day Swedish scientist and inventor, Alfred Nobel, died. On this day, in the ornate halls of Konsert ...

May 3, 2018 | Feature Article

We often complain that the west only shows bad things about us and very rarely the good things. Amanpour rsquo;s program ...

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