Sunday, March 26, 2017

The Summit of Infamy, African Heads of State Gather in Kigali For a Union...

KEMBUJE -- Once again the various presidents and prime ministers of African countries are meeting in yet another Africa Union summit in the Rwandan...

Hard Men, Soft Men, An African Dilemma in the Twenty-First Century

NTOABOMA -- As a young child, dinner was always special. Though I lived at my grandmother’s family home, I couldn't dine with my grandmother...

The AU – Africa Without Africans and Why the U.S. Is Interested in a...

NTOABOMA -- Earlier this year African Union (AU) bigwigs voted to stop the people of Haiti from officially rejoining and realigning their common socio-economic...

Jackals of the African Union Denounce the Birthright of Haiti

NTOABOMA -- Maybe the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) should invite Haiti to join our community. But that is another story for...

Obama Forfeited Black Progress for Personal Ambition

ACCRA -- After eight years of Obama, progress made by African Americans, including that made by people of African descent in general, have been...

Africa Liberation Day: Where is Our Independence? Part One

KEMBUJE -- Today is 25 May 2016 exactly 53 years since the Organization of Africa Unity (OAU) was founded for the purpose of kicking...

Stepping into a Lighter Skin – Turns out even Black Intellectuals are Bleaching    

ACCRA -- Perhaps, apart from Bukom Banku and a few norm-defying outliers who do not care much about stereotyping, most black people who bleach...

Failed Leadership and Obama’s Ethnic Cleansing in Detroit, Michigan

DETROIT, Michigan, U.S.A. -- After two years of Black American citizens' ingestion of poisoned lead waters, U.S. president Barack Obama finally visited Flint, Michigan....

Russia’s Immortal Regiment, Africa’s Eternal Nation and Our Historical Memory

MOSCOW, Russia -- May 9, a day celebrated in Russia and other former Soviet states, marks 71 years since the Soviet Union and its...

Beyond Nomenclature, Converting Ghana’s Polytechnics to Varsities is Only a Degree Away

ACCRA -- In April last year, I broached a boring and controversial subject about the quality of our university education, questioning the not-too-smart idea...