Quite understandably, African leaders gushed with accolades: Rawlings eulogized a man of spiritual elegance, Kufour likened him to a saint, Akuffo-Addo described him as the outstanding statesman of Africa’s Read More
Any man who wants to live forever must marry a Rita Marley! Of her, I am just so proud.
It remains my strong contention that but for Mrs. Marley’s industry and creativity, Robert Nesta Marley, aka Berhane Selassie Read More
As for political corruption, we know and abhor too well. Much less acknowledged is the equally dangerous cultural corruption perpetrated by faceless people like you and I. And this is after hearing IDEG’s Dr. Emmanuel Akwetey mourn about a culture of corruption in Ghana. If corruption has become a culture, then Read More
Of what use am I as a doctor if I cannot assist Daavi Julie to come to practical terms with her health status? Daavi Julie, by the way, is that special woman who in the poor hungry early 80s, walked determinedly Read More
There are apparently government appointees like Ms. Victoria Hammah, former Deputy Communications Minister, who believe they owe their positions in government to their beauty! But if every system is perfectly designed to get the results it gets, then it is to the system that nominated and passed her appointment with flying colors that we Read More
Approved in 2010 and reaffirmed by popular acclamation through Barack Obama’s November 2012 reelection, I am puzzled by the persistent Republican attempts to sabotage the implementation of the Affordable Care Act – aka Obamacare— through backdoor tactics culminating in the current government shut down.
“A faction of Read More
Last week, the 1993 year group of the Old Achimotan Association organized a Teacher’s Appreciation Day to mark twenty years of leaving school. Strategically timed by our executives to coincide with ‘World Teacher’s Day’, the event stimulated great memories as legendary teachers resurfaced.
Suddenly, we Read More
Waiting patiently for the opportunity to assess the fierceness of the public response, if any that might greet any further high profile criticism of the Supreme Court ruling on the Presidential election petition took much shorter than I expected. This posture was against the backdrop of the spontaneous uproar and condemnation that Mr. Tsatsu Read More
The sheer moral personality, academic depth, profound spirituality and the soft serenity of Professor Kofi Awoonor greatly belie the wicked, mindless, cowardly violence that slew him in Kenya days ago.
Perhaps I ought to take solace in the explanation offered by his contemporary, another accomplished literary Read More
At a meeting in Addis recently, officials of the Federal Ministry of Health gave glowing accounts of a recent visit to understudy Ghana’s globally acclaimed health insurance scheme. After ten years of dynamic implementation , it is fitting that the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) is in the next two months rolling out Read More