Ex-president John Dramani Mahama is chipping away the foundation of his reputation with his repeatedly ill-conceived actions and very soon he will have nothing to stand on. The kerfuffle that happened during last month’s by-election at the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency is regrettable and shameful. I maintain the government of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is […]
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been in a panic mode for the better part of its campaign in the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency. It sounds less confident about its chances in the Thursday by-election. But that is normal. What Ghanaians may not be expecting is for the social democrats to annex the seat declared […]
In the report released by the anti-corruption campaigner, Ghana scored 41 out of 100 points, improving its weak 2017 performance by one point.
The spate of contract killings in the country is rising by the day and very soon it would be common. The permanent threat to the peace Ghana enjoys would not come from activities of criminals but rather the incompetence in safeguarding it. Black’s (2000) defined contract killing as “a continuous sequence of interactions by one […]
There are already suggestions for a power-sharing deal in the Democratic Republic of Congo after the controversial December 30 poll. But much as an inclusive government is seen as a post-election conflict management mechanism, it has only succeeded in producing a second-hand democracy in Africa. Since the start of multiparty democracy in Africa in the […]