Monday, December 17, 2018

A Drink For Komfo Anokye

Things did not go as planned this weekend. I had anticipated an afternoon watching the Black Stars wallop a weakened Australian side and then...

How We Stopped Checking Government and Started Depending On It

Our governments have gone mad. They have become like a drug dealer addicted to his own drugs. This is the story of the State. Jean-Jacques...

The Violent Black Man In ‘No Good Deed’

In the crime thriller No Good Deed (2014), Colin (Idris Elba) is the ultimate villain. He possesses a brilliant mind that is constantly churning,...

Blank is Zero! Dr Bawumiah’s Nonsense

I suggest to you, that the on-going live transmission of events in the Supreme Court has turned us all into pocket lawyers. We all...

Ghana’s NPA Act Wins Bipartisan Support in Parliament

ACCRA -- Every oil producing country that seeks to promote transparency does so through regulations and laws. Ghana has done well in coming out...

Mr Jammeh Leaves The Gambia Amidst An Illegal ECOWAS-Backed Senegalese Invasion

Gambia's former President Yahya Jammeh left the country in the wake of the invasion of The Gambia by ECOWAS-backed Senegalese forces. Mr Jammeh lost...

Chris Rock Oscar Monologue

Host of the Oscars event, comedian and filmmaker Chris Rock discussed race relations in the US and in Hollywood during his opening monologue of...

Capitalism: A Virus with Distant Metastasis

A conversation with Fifi on the reality of Capitalism in the 21st Century.   Akosua: At least now we know that the benevolence of American Social Policies...

Emotion vs. Reason: Pedagogy as a Tool of Oppression

Tooling is a fantastic phenomenon. It has existed as long as human. Different socio-political regimes have intentionally and unintentionally used it to reach different...

No Apology, Mrs Duffy

Bibiani is a little town in the western region of Ghana. Growing up in this town, I would often be woken up at dawn...