Category Archives: Opinion

Teach Head Porters Useful Skills Instead

As always, the annual budget presented by the finance minister, Ken Ofori Atta was full of financial gimmicks and empty promises. For one thing, the economy is still in the doldrums and for another, nothing in the budget sheds light on how best to get the economy out of its current funk, miserable predicament. The…
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Caught In The Grips of Sleep At Sochi, President Oblivious To His Surroundings

It is a reality Ghanaians have become distressingly familiar with; videos of President Nana Akuffo Addo blissfully in the full grips of sleep at public functions, oblivious to his immediate surroundings and everything else going on around him. The most recent embarrassing photo of our septuagenarian president napping in public was at the Russia Africa…
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Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana’s High Priest of Propaganda

Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana’s high priest of propaganda who also doubles as the Information minister just cannot stop fibbing, that is, lying through his teeth. He continuously throw dust into the eyes of Ghanaians on issues of immense national importance, without giving it a second thought. Mr. Oppong who was once a respected radio head…
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Let Us Treat Our Women With Decency

The hypocrisy is stunning; Ghanaian society, especially in the northern regions, have always treated our women -- our grandmothers, mothers, sisters and aunties with disdain and utter contempt. We assault and abuse them with least regard for their basic fundamental human rights. Yes, we throw human decency overboard when it comes to dealing with our…
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