Opinions: Opinion/Feature

Not Politics As Usual: Loyalty Over Competence; A Candid Review Of President Nana Addo’s Appointments

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 All over the world loyalty and competence are the two most critical and potent factors political leaders consider before appointing officials to serve in their government after an electoral victory. They are the most critical because a President must first of all have some considerable level of t ...
Late Komla Dumor

The Nima Boy Believes Komla Dumor Is A Sun That Will Never Set

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 It was with a sad body, morose mood; battered-morale, weakened and attenuated spirit that I received the death of Komla Dumor. Though I had not followed him quite long before his departure to the underworld, I caught glimpses of him travelling round the continent presenting his celebrated program ...

An Applaud Of The Security Personnel For Their Swift Reaction To The Unlawful And Violent Behaviours Demonstrated By Some Members Of The NPP

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 There is no denying the fact that Ghana is a peaceful country and the beacon of West Africa and beyond. It is a world wide fact that Ghana has a well deep rooted democracy that has made her an epitome of African countries and the whole world at large. The peace that characterizes mother G ...

UN Panel of Investigation Into The Genocide In Southern Kaduna: A CALL for Objectivity

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 In Southern Kaduna today, many are desperately searching for answers right now. Southern Kaduna indegenes have seen their loved ones slaughtered, raped and brutalized. Some have watched their homes, businesses, villages, and religious places set ablaze and destroyed. Husbands have helplessly watc ...
America’s President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet Gambian President Yahya Jammeh and First Lady Zineb Jammeh at the White House on Aug. 5, 2014. (Photo courtesy of the State Department)

Two Transitions And A Dog’s Bad Name

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 This is a historic week in the world as far as democratic transitions are concerned. On Friday, January 20, 2017, President Barack Obama would be handing over as President of the United States of America to Donald Trump, the maverick businessman turned politician who won the 58th quadrennial Amer ...

The Beginning Of The End Of Manhood Dignity

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Have you noticed that it is hip in our time for the female to express herself without recourse to the interest of the male? You just can 39;t speak your views about the female 39;s expressions in our time ; especially if you are a male without risking being mocked as anti- feminine. T ...

Houses For Government Officials Are In Negative!

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 ..being adviser means ability to foresee and be firm to warn of happenings at the moment and dangers in the future. I have expressed concerns over the role of the so-called advisers at the presidency, their relevance on official duties and how their work affects our well-being. For instance, l ca ...

The Seed of Love (EXCERPT)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Lesson from the Scripture; 1Cor. 13:1 Love is not in Speech; the fact that someone claims to love you does not mean he/she loves you. There are people who can vocalise love, they can so convince you that they are in love with you so as to get you in bed. I heard of a man who went to the e ...

The Young Shall Grow: Only In The Right Way

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Brain Builders International believes focusing on youths alone is not enough in driving progress and development, as she feels the younger generation should be carried along so that they can understand their place when they come of age. This is one important vacuum she has since been feeling. In ...

Endangered Artefacts - Icom Issues Red List Of West African Cultural Objects At Risk

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 lsquo;It is indeed unfortunate that so much Nok material has been looted over time to supply the international art market. Properly excavated, such pieces might have shed valuable light on the Nok culture. rsquo; http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/118201774005 20170118 0630 ...

BCMA MCE: Who Wears The Crown, What Happens To Footsoldiers?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 After the December 9 declaration of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as the 5th President of the 4th Republic of Ghana, many members of the New Patriotic Party have been lobbying for various forms of appointment in one form or the other. With quite a number of appointments already done and with ...

In Choosing The Next Upper East Regional Minister: An Advice To H.E President Nana Akufo Addo And Chief Of Staff Hon. Frema Osei-Opare 

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Our Ancestors say, ldquo;if you want to tell something to the gods, tell it to the wind rdquo;. The Akans say, ldquo;if the party is going to be exciting, the signs are already clear in the morning rsquo;. Thankfully, we can say so far so good, we have the first ever woman and a competent one a ...

Why Being Too Pessimistic? And How Long Are You Going To Dwell In The Kingdom Of Pessimism?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 It rsquo;s normal to have doubts, or be sceptic or pessimistic as humans but to burry oneself in pessimism is nothing but cancerous says poet/author Gordon Offin-Amaniampong. I thought some spectators would know by now that the big game is over and it was time to go home. That isn rsquo;t ...
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