My very last words. There are as many countries in the world including 22 African countries who have passed RTI laws and their governments have not come to a halt. In the coming days, I will share more information about the benefits of the RTI law before Parliament.
It was a short trip. All my life I had been looking forward to visiting this country and yet when the opportunity finally came, I had to make it short because my brother was getting married.
The campaign programme which focused on four key thematic areas namely, children, the public, business and the government, was dubbed, "A Safer Digital Ghana".
Just under the recent past John Mahama administration, there was a huge turf war between the National Communications Authority (NCA) and the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) as to who is mandated by law to monitor and collect revenue from the telecoms industry.
By 2020, more young Ghanaian citizens would be eligible members of the voting-class and shall be duly enlisted into the Republic’s Electoral College to exercise their democratic franchise for the very first time.
Congratulations Nana Addo, for how far you have come with Bawumia. May every one of us who follow you see the light in your light.
The Man of God cannot claim ignorance of the TUC’s position on the project. Surely, he is not accusing the labour movement of being a political party. Or is he…?
I genuinely love the police. I love them for the simple reason that they commit in their profession to keep us and our properties safe.
It might not have been a holiday destination for the British royal couple, His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall.
If it will take violent protests and deaths to draw the attention of the authorities to something they are expected to do, then Ghana as a nation is in danger.
Is ex-president Mahama shielding his security detail who assaulted JOY FM journalist Kwesi Parker-Wilson ?
For years, I've followed the arguments by our politicians on how our secondary education should be managed.
Martin Luther King Jnr once observed a truth that “[o]ur lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
The genesis of the impasse was a directive by the Vice Chancellor of the University to convert all six halls to mixed halls with the aim of expanding access to female students.
Some years ago after marriage, I felt empty.
It’s been a few months of being away from Simpa Panyin, and already many have given their own interpretations to the reasoning behind my absence. Some say I had stopped writing because my party NPP is in power, so I don’t have the motivation to write.
The case of the Madina-Adenta Highway and many others in the country reflect this unfortunate trend in our social comfort with road dangers.
Dear President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo,...When former President John Mahama and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) accuse you of winning the 2016 elections through deceit, it is easy to dismiss such criticism as baseless political talk.
Here is a highway that virtually has nonfunctional streetlights; making visibility difficult, its median, motorbike/bicycle lanes, as well as the pedestrian walkways, are overgrown by weeds.
No matter where you stand on the political spectrum, NPP or NDC, upper-class or lower-class, rich or poor, you will still get hit — at least once, in your lifetime — by the heavy blows of corruption.
All affiliated with this great university, and indeed, Ghanaians at large, would now never forget October 22, 2018. The day represents a piece of history that invokes sad memories: smashed cars, burnt motorbikes, other property vandalized beyond recognition.
Africa is sitting on a time bomb when it comes to its youth and I stand by my words. All the signs are showing that the neglect of the youth of Africa is a ticking time bomb and the earlier the politicians of Africa sit up to address their concerns, the better, it will be for the continent in moving forward.
Can I get a witness??!! Yeah....but only if you're testifying.
Our due rights and privileges as free women and men across the various provinces of Ghana arguably remain limited within our current democratic framework
I have lost count how many times I have written and advocated for the passage of the RTI Bill into Law. I am angry at the disrespect and disdain shown citizens on this Bill.
Sex is good for health, I was told
I see this deal as another example of ‘a create, loot and share’ scheme by public officials that have no regard for the safety of the Ghanaian public.
October is "dead" yet beneficiaries are yet to hear any news about disbursements for the 2018/2019 academic year.
I have seen a recent press release said to be from a group of people calling themselves “Coalition of NPP Footsoldiers Against Corruption”. It is titled ‘Gloria Akuffo Must Start Prosecuting or Leave Post’.
Mentorship and apprenticeship are mostly done practically and awarded evidential testimonies.
Saudi Arabia is the centrepiece of the Islamic world. It is the religious capital of the Islamic world. Its influence on the Islamic world is common knowledge.
A few months ago, I was invited to invigilate a distance examination in Tamale, one of these big universities extension.
President Akufo- Addo was “fulfilling” an undertaking he had earlier made to the Ghana Police, when he handed over 200 motor-cars to the Service on 26 October 2018.
So, recently I managed to kill two birds with one stone. Did I say two birds? Maybe three or four birds. A little shy of four years ago, I decided to embark on a journey- an academic journey- that I had never dreamt of. I had not dreamt of that possibly because, to a very large extent, I had not believed in myself enough. But here I was.
As a centrist, a modernist tempered by traditionalist bias and an advocate for political reform, I perceive the various traditional cosmopolitan milieus that constitute the Republic of Ghana as quintessential contemporary muses for statecraft, reflective of an entirely new ethos of the youth.
A pop cultural canvas with its painting brush, perhaps, held by some of the finest contemporary tastemakers.
Borrowing money is not necessarily a betrayal of the concept of independence.
Will you be a good president? This is a question a particular listener of ‘That’s my Opinion’ keeps asking me.
Feedback has provided enormous entertainment for me.
The last thing we should allow to be destroyed is judicial authority. Let such officers and “big men” court breaking the law smell prison cell even if for just a day.
Please members of the EC, do not take the easy way out by planning to send excuses to the High Court in November 2018 to recite yet again the defeated citations of why you could not timely develop a CI in 12 months.
The programme has been designed to cover two broad areas, Soft/Social Skills and Factual knowledge.
University professors. They would recommend that technocrats ought to run this country. Give them a university to run and the only thing that runs is students running helter-skelter.
Incredibly, Ghana's loquacious Vice President, Dr. Bawumia has asked the National Democratic Congress to point to one social intervention we implemented while in Government, which was geared towards alleviating the sufferings of Ghanaians.
Many have wondered why Ghanaians cannot love themselves the same way they love foreigners. Or love the same way other African countries love themselves.
With the growing turbulence in the financial sector over the past year, it is time to look at the impact on the young pensions industry. Within the last year, we have witnessed the transition and collapse of seven (7) commercial banks for a variety of reasons.
For every Country to develop, the education and health of the people are very paramount.
“Aunty Doris, the scan report indicates your daughter is pregnant...”, I eventually found the words and let them out like water from a broken dam.