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Life is both Dreadful and Wonderful

Life is dreadful, for about 7,000 new-borns die each day. In addition, tons of adults die everyday: some from accident, others from sickness. Some die out of hunger while others die chasing their dreams. Nevertheless, life is as well wonderful; about 386,000 new-babies are born each day. While some animal and plant species are going extinct, sunrise […]Read More
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Commend Kufuor for His Fast Track Court

In the years between 2001 and 2008, under his administration, president Kufuor instituted the Fast Track Court which tried a number of corruption related cases and cases of criminal intent. His own Sports Minister, Mallam Yussif Issah, was sent to jail. Some members of the opposition party NDC, who were deemed corrupt or to have […]Read More
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Prof. Afful-Broni’s letter ruined my weekend

The letter Prof Afful-Broni, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Education (UEW) wrote to “dismiss” Prof Augustine Nwagbara – referred to by many on social media as that “Nigerian professor inciting Nigerians against Ghanaians”- is exactly why Prof Nwagbara said that ghana university education is poor. Reverend Father Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni’s letter ruined my […]Read More
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Is Mahama saying NDC is honest and NPP is not?

Some of us skimmed through Ex-President Mahama’s speech during the NDC’s 27th-anniversary lecture with unbelievable horror and extreme incredulity (see: ‘We are not the same as the NPP; we stand by the truth – Mahama; yen.com.gh/ghanaweb.com, 23/06/2019). The former president is reported to have poured his heart out: “We are not the same as the […]Read More
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Poor Sanitation is not caused by Poverty

It is undeniable fact that poverty plays a negative role in waste management in Africa. On a continent where most people do not have basic facilities such as toilets and latrines, it becomes an abstract to talk about waste incineration, for example. Waste management is therefore a challenge that every government, especially, the government of […]Read More
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Akufo-Addo’s government & NPP caught in their trap

The Akufo-Addo government and the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), is struggling to extricate itself from what looks like a trap it set for its political opponents which had the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) Chairman, Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, declared a suspect by the Police Criminal Investigations (CID) in a kidnapping case where victims and complainants were […]Read More
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Ken Ofori-Atta misfires badly

Ken Ofori-Atta, Ghana’s finance minister travelled to Israel to misinform the whole world, dent Ghana’s foreign policy and make provocative religious declarations while addressing the Israeli parliament. We hope he did not do all of this on tax payers’ money. To set the record straight, Ghana’s constitution makes it clear in the preamble that in […]Read More
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The Effect Of Gossip In The Church

Welcome back to today’s edition on this very important platform, where we are all healing ourselves of a very dangerous disease that has captured our freedom in all aspects of life, my dear reader……Gossip…!!! On this platform last weekend, we delved more into what the ‘disease’ is, and the types we have, establishing hereby that, […]Read More
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Building a new African Image

People who have lived all their lives in Ghana are full of prejudice about how the rest of the world see our country. Many Ghanaians are of the view that the rest of the world see Ghana as a peaceful country and the modest democracy in Africa. Good but not enough! Majority of the people […]Read More
Business Opinion

Isaac Adongo writes: Super incompetent BoG boss the real threat to financial sector

The first week of June 2019 will surely go down in history as a bitter period for shareholders, directors, staff and customers of microfinance institutions (MFIs) and by extension those of non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) in the country. After enduring months of panic withdrawals, mean comments and a historic liquidity crunch that are the direct […]Read More
Opinion

Building a New African Image

People who have lived all their lives in Ghana are full of prejudice about how the rest of the world see our country. Many Ghanaians are of the view that the rest of the world see Ghana as a peaceful country and the modest democracy in Africa. Good but not enough! Majority of the people […]Read More