Category Archives: Opinion

Rawlings Finally Acknowledges “Times Are Hard In Ghana.”

"Ghana is hard" so says former President Jerry John Rawlings. It is safe to assume therefore that the truth has finally hit Mr. Rawlings in the face like a ton of bricks. I wonder why it took him that long to acknowledge the harsh  realities of the current economic and financial conditions and to decide…
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Where is Martin Amidu Hiding? He Should Be Prosecuting Corrupt Officials

One year ago, amidst much fanfare and political hype, Mr. Martin Alamisi Amidu, a public irritant and a political gadfly was introduced to Ghanaians by President Nana Akuffo Addo as the Special Prosecutor. Mr. Amidu, considered impeccable by those on the right side of politics in Ghana, was given the unenviable task of prosecuting public…
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Former Ivorian President Walks Free

For eight years, he cooled his heels in the cozy confines of a jail room at the International Criminal Court in the Hague, Holland, awaiting his fate. On Tuesday, he learnt he was a free man; Laurent Gbagbo, the former president of the Ivory Coast whose intransigence --- stubborn refusal to give up the presidency…
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