Akufo-Addo Tracker: Free SHS is here, will the anchor hold?

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s free senior high school programme appears timely, but not well thought out. The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) thought it was one of the many campaign promises it made to Ghanaians that were never fulfilled. They mocked the policy and discredited the purveyor as desperate for power. But nine months […]

2016 defeat engineered to teach Ghanaians ‘great’ lesson – Mahama

Ex-President John Dramani Mahama says his stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential poll was orchestrated by God to teach Ghanaians some lessons. He said if the NDC had not lost the election Ghanaians will still believe the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) is capable of handling all the challenges in the country. But Mahama told […]

NDC Dela Coffie Writes: I’m against John Mahama’s 2020 comeback

The 2016 electioneering period was a memorable one. The entire NDC rank and file was full of optimism. Optimism on the wings of ‘JM Toaso.’ We shouted ‘edey bee keke,’ danced to the ‘Onapo’ lyrics, actively championed and campaigned aggressively for John Mahama. And we collectively stood by him until his ‘comfortable lead’ suddenly evaporated […]

How journalists marred Akufo-Addo’s premature encounter

The President’s meeting with some handpicked journalists Tuesday was a failed attempt to hawk what isn’t there and journalists completed that. It was merely an event for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to familiarize with the media practitioners, at the expense of the people. Though a noble initiative by all standards, the President ended up […]

Why the feminist movement can’t save Adwoa Sarfo

Elegant. Beautiful. Intelligent. Highly fashion conscious. But lacks the nuances of politics key to one’s political survival. The Dome/Kwabenya legislator, Sarah Adwoa Sarfo has been admired the very first time she won the mandate of the people to represent them in Parliament. She defeated Mike Ocquaye Junior who is the son of her predecessor, Professor […]

Akufo-Addo borrows over GHS4bln in six months, is reality catching up?

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia was one of the fiery critics of former President John Mahama’s National Democratic Congress (NDC) led-government. Then the Vice Presidential Candidate of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), the economist decried what he said was the wanton desire of the then government to borrow more money. He told a gathering […]