Category Archives: Opinion

Mahama Is Back Big Time

It was a stinging defeat; he least expected it. All along, he thought the Ghanaian electorate was going to extend his stay in office by giving him another four years. But everything fell flat on election-day in 2016. The then opposition NPP had managed to pull off a spectacular victory, and he was left holding…
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Population Explosion; Africa Sitting On A Time-Bomb

Years ago, as a wild eyed, idealistic young man, I went against traditional norms and told my father, now deceased, to slow down on procreation; to put it more mildly, I advised my old man to stop having children. He had five of us at this stage. My strange, out of this world request, neither…
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Mr. Martin Amidu Tears Down The House

When President Nana Akuffo Addo took the highly unusual decision to appoint the pugnacious and controversial Mr. Martin Amidu as the Special Prosecutor, it raised many eyebrows for a variety of reasons. The appointment had suspicions and political overtones written all over it. Many saw the elevation of Mr. Amidu, a known provocateur and political…
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Mr. Addo Finally Admits Ghana’s Economy Is In The Tank

Earlier this week while Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia was in Tamale at the National Policy Summit reinforcing wide spread perceptions that he is totally out of touch with the suffering masses of Ghana with his baffling insistence that the fundamentals of the economy are good, across the Atlantic Ocean, in New York City, before…
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