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MMDCEs Must Be Elected

By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D. As I understand it, the rioting of the youthful hoodlums belonging to the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), over the appointments of metropolitan, municipal and district chief executives (MMDCEs) by the presidency, has spread to at least four regions, including the Volta, Western, Central and Northern regions. I am, here, less interested in the number ...

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If I were president, here is what I will do

If I were president, here is what I will do now and for starters! I shall go on TV today and read the following to the nation: My fellow Ghanaians, our country is in a deep rot and we must make a sharp U-turn. We have four core cancers that I classify as a TICK problem. Tick as used here ...

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The Problem with Ghana is Ghanaians

The Problem with Ghana is Ghanaians: What kind of Follower are you? The frustration of Ghanaians, both inside and outside the country, is palpable. Our beloved country seems to be twisting in the wind. Ghana is fast descending into a failed state. The country is slowly withering on the vine. The so called leaders are mismanaging and fattening their wallets ...

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Rise Up to Defend Your Rights Oh Noble Ghanaians

For how long will you stay cowed, pushed to a corner, shivering with goose bumps all over your body, with teeth chattering as though, you have been evicted by the bailiffs in the bleak mid-winter? Where then is your sense of pride if you cannot stand tall to be counted, oh fellow Ghanaian compatriots? When even a feeble or a ...

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Meet Grace Amey-Obeng, Ghanaian Enterpreneur and Business Woman.

African Dream: Ghana’s Grace Amey-Obeng Ghana’s Grace Amey-Obeng, one of West Africa’s most successful businesswomen, made her fortune promoting products which emphasized the beauty of the black skin, at a time when many of her competitors were selling dangerous skin-bleaching formulas. The business empire she started a quarter of a century ago with around $100 (£63) now has an annual ...

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‘Ghana lacks innovative leaders’

Kwaku Atuahene-Gima, a Professor of Marketing & Innovation at the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), says despite many overseas trips by Ghana’s economic managers, they have failed to transfer the knowledge they gained into innovative solutions. Speaking at the opening of a two-day Annual Innovation Forum in Accra on Tuesday themed: ‘Unleashing Innovation Leadership in Africa,’ Prof Atuahene-Gima remarked: ...

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Arrest Hon Abuga Pele, Clement Kofi Humado

Source: AFAG As a nation, we are at a point where government should no longer protect or shield corrupt and negligent government officials. GYEEDA is now in a mess as a result of the negligence and duplicity of managers of the programme. The government cannot wash away the duplicity and negligent of high ranking NDC party members in the persons ...

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CEOs for the Assemblies: The President still doesn’t get it

My good friends, I have had cause to complain about the manner in which the Presidency is handling the nomination of CEOs for the Metropolitan/Municipal/ District Assemblies because of the tension and street demonstrations and vandalism that it has provoked. I have drawn attention to the negative impact of such an approach and suggested that the President should reach out ...

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