Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Monkey Chants and Monkey Behaviour

Accusations of racism have become almost accepted in some circles as enough excuse for otherwise gentle Black men to behave uncharacteristically violently or outlandishly....

Kwabena Agyapong – How The Mighty Are Falling

Kwabena Agyapong amazes me. This is a guy who used to be a hero of mine. To be fair, this was at a time...

Democratic Terrorism, Akuffo-Addo Style

If you are a Ghanaian, I implore you to get on your knees and thank God, that that vertically challenged apology of a party...

Embassy Broni & The House Negro

On a warm sunny day in Accra, Kojo Boy shares the company of an American embassy official half his age and not nearly as...

The Pimpinis Ideology – Iced Kenkey Part 2

There was a time in Ghana when a pot “belle” in the male was thought to be respectable. The fashion concept of “pimpinis”, when...

Black Stars Put On A Show

Circumstances beyond my control meant that I could not attend the Ghana- England match. I cannot therefore pretend to comment on the match with...

Iced Kenkey – My Struggles With Obesity – Part 1

I am not a nutritionist. Everything I say here is derived from my personal research and experience from my long struggle with obesity. I...

All Die Be Die – Reinforcing the Cycle of Fear – 2

I am as much disappointed with President Mills’ response to all-die –be-die as I was with Nana Akuffo-Addo for uttering it in the first...

All Die Be Die – Reinforcing the Cycle of Fear

Nana Akuffo- Addo is not one for making “boom” speeches and neither should we expect him to be. The least Ghanaians should expect of...

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...