Category Archives: Opinion

Northern regional chairman of NPP should be thoroughly grilled by police

Apparently alarmed by what they see as a threat ---to station armed civilians at polling stations in the north ---- to our democracy and to security in the northern region authorities, that is, the Ghana police service in Tamale, have taken the first logical and necessary step by inviting the source of that threat, the…
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Placing armed civilians at polling stations in December a very bad idea

I have always belabored the point that if political violence breaks out in December, the two major parties, the NPP and NDC, should be held wholly responsible. The smaller parties, after all, have essentially been defanged by the EC. Broken down and diminished with the recent mass disqualification of their presidential candidates, they pose less…
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Did NPP really threatened to close medical school at UDS?

So it was that the NPP at one point during its administration came close to shutting down the medical school at UDS. Initially, my reaction to Alhaji Hudu Yahaya's disclosure last week at a campaign stop, that the NPP was on the cusp of scrapping the school, the first of its kind in the north,…
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