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Check loses from the illegal connections

By ghanaweb.com Columnist: Abdulai, Alhaji Alhasan From where I stand, I can say that almost all people in the cities and rural Ghana are happy with the current state of electricity supply. There has not been Dum Sor for most parts of Ghana in the past few days with the hope that load shedding and Dum Sor might be getting ...

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Kufuor’s Biblical Adam Rubbishes The Ibrahim Prize

Columnist: Kwarteng, Francis John THE COMPLEX PERSONALITY OF CORRUPTION No doubt the word “corruption” has become one of the most important vocabularies in the moral expenditure on governance and political critique of modern society. It is important because, perhaps, it provides valuable insights into the extent to which society deviates from the norm of acceptable behavior. This working definition is ...

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Army, not boys and girls scout

The news of the over 500 General Recruits demonstrating at the Ghana Armed Forces Combat and Training School greeted most Ghanaians with shock with some wondering what the Military High Command will do after the “Ghallywood Showpiece.” The job was simple “Hard Training, Easy Battle”. This is the slogan of the Military Training School at Shai Hills. Yes, Hard Training ...

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Spotlight NPP: Mahama Is Up to Something Sinister

ghanaweb.com Columnist: Okoampa-Ahoofe, Kwame By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D. Garden City, New York Nov. 27, 2015 E-mail: okoampaahoofe@optimum.net I have read the Government’s version of the Nov. 23 break-in of the Asylum Down Headquarters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Ghana’s most formidable opposition party, and not convinced that the Flagstaff House operatives are telling the truth about precisely what ...

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COP-21: Hold the Applause

By Stuart Scott Previous | Next The cheering and congratulations over the ‘climate agreement’ in Paris has hardly died down. But truth be told, there is little to applaud. The precise language of the agreement was not predetermined, but the essence of the agreement was predictable. Developed nations forced through a sufficiently weak document that a climate catastrophe is more ...

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Mark and Priscilla Zuckerberg: A letter to our daughter

The Facebook CEO and his wife have written a touching letter to their newborn daughter, Max. Dear Max, Your mother and I don’t yet have the words to describe the hope you give us for the future. Your new life is full of promise, and we hope you will be happy and healthy so you can explore it fully. You’ve ...

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Young fabulous woman; wake up and make your dream a reality!

When I was little, I was a dreamer. I would sit for hours fantasizing about a totally different life in which I was rich, attended a rich British boarding school, met Prince William and lived happily ever after. I would watch Telenovelas and lust after the lavish lifestyle of the rich ladies in their stilettos, plush homes and fancy convertible ...

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Brand In The Gutter. Critical News, 22nd November 2015

Sydney Casely-Hayford, sydney@bizghana.com How are we going to get from here to somewhere? Just when you think things cannot get any worse, our Government manages to reach a new low, pulling our value down with such careless abandon, it can’t be proper. This week was the week for the NDC primaries. Postponed for two weeks for their own reasons, it ...

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