Opinions: Feature Article

Akufo-addo Should Use Independence Celebrations Money To Build Toilets

Monday, January 23, 2017 ldquo;Under the past year, headlines have talked of Ghana as the seventh dirtiest country in the world and then we are going backwards compared with other countries hellip; ldquo;We were confronted with the fact that one in five Ghanaians uses Ghana as a toilet mdash;defecating daily in the bus ...

Book Review: The Outdooring, Dedication And Naming Of An African Child – A Ceremony of the GaDangme People of SouthEastern Ghana – Ganyobi Kpojiemͻ Vol 1 Book Review By Gyau Kumi Adu

Monday, January 23, 2017 BOOK REVIEW: THE OUTDOORING DEDICATION AND NAMING OF AN AFRICAN CHILD: A CEREMONY OF THE GADANGME PEOPLE OF SOUTHEASTERN GHANA ndash; Ganyobi Kpojiem? Vol 1 by Ernest H.C. Tetteh (London: Ophelia Vanderpuye On-line Publishing, 2016). By Gyau Kumi Adu (

Fooling the fooled soldiers

Monday, January 23, 2017 They said he ldquo;will never be president rdquo;, and they repeated this mantra with all the vehemence and consistency, to the point where their party foot-soldiers believed. Those who trumpeted this on roof-tops did so with so much vigorosity that, though deep down in their hearts, they knew they ...

THE GREAT ASANTE NATION DISPLAYS ITS BEAUTIFUL CULTURE

Monday, January 23, 2017 Asantes buried their Queen,Afua Kobi Serwaah Ampim 11 in the night of Thursday, the 19th of January at the Royal Mausoleum in Breman,near Kumasi.This culminated in a four-day burial service for the Queen who reigned from 1977 to 2016 and died at the age of 111 years.Otumfour Osei Tutu 11 ...

Why President Akufo-Addo’s appointees must resort to moral valence and coordination

Monday, January 23, 2017 In 2016, Ghanaians reacted to the apparent harsh economic conditions by clamouring and opting for a change. A change I am blissfully preferred to call macro and episodic. Macro and episodic change, according to Weick and Quinn (1999), is: ldquo;infrequent, discontinuous and intentional. rdquo; ...

Mahama Exposed Himself for the Criminal Scofflaw that He Is

Monday, January 23, 2017 It was Chairman Jerry John Rawlings, acting with the reprehensible connivance of his Anlo-Ewe clansmen, The Tsikata Brothers, to be precise, and the rest of the goon-squad of reprobate hangers-on, who set the precedent of legitimizing the stealing of state-owned real-estate and other landed properti ...

Talk of Divisiveness, Talk of Rawlings

Monday, January 23, 2017 Long before the creation of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), the widely acclaimed and prematurely glorified founder of the NDC, a career coup-plotter, had created another political machine with his clansmen and other opportunistic non-Ewe associates called the Provisional Nati ...

Sex For Money - The Case of University Students

Monday, January 23, 2017 I have always wondered the reason why students in most of our prestigious institutions resort to selling themselves for money while in school. A number of reasons came up which are not justifiable anyway. As a female student, I must confess that keeping up and staying ahead of the competition is one ...

If …Am the District Chief Executive of Shai-Osudoku: Strategic Developmental Agenda and why the District must Work Again!

Monday, January 23, 2017 In this current research paper I bring to the public thematic areas for consideration to help develop Shai-Osudoku. ldquo;Politics is like finding cure for cancer. It is not luxury. It is a human need that is why no one should use this need for his or her selfish interest. There is somethi ...

Bravo To Prodigal Son Lucky Mensah For Releasing NPP “Aseda” (Appreciation Of Victory) Song

Monday, January 23, 2017 Lucky Mensah, a popular and famous Ghanaian musician has performed remarkably during and after Election 2016, the favourable result of which has brought Nana Akufo Addo and NPP to power. I see him always as a prodigal son with regards to his previously airtight affiliation to the unprecedentedly ...

The Horror Of Being Black And African!

Sunday, January 22, 2017 To the wider world, being 39;black 39; first identifies you as human, but further categorizes you as a quot;special grade quot; of human, fortified with great physical gallantry, but a reduced level of brain power. Well, as a black man and an African, I do not entirely disagree, as the views ...

Let There Be Light!

Sunday, January 22, 2017 The world we live in is real. Christians generally expect the world to be a church or to be nice or to have a Christian behaviour, but no, it does not. It is the lsquo;world. rsquo; Jesus warned us that lsquo;we will have trouble rsquo; in the world. The same with your beloved country, there wi ...

Language Agenda: Request and Request for

Sunday, January 22, 2017 The expressions request and request for belong to standard usage, but in different contexts. If it is a verb, request does not require a preposition. But when it is used as a noun, request demands the preposition for. In simple language, we request , but we make a request for things or ...
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