Live from the Woods: We need a National Cathedral, not National Hencoop

As an avowed Presbyterian, I support the construction of the National Cathedral not because it conveniently favours me as a Christian but that it will favour all Ghanaians – Christians, Muslims and Traditionalists. But I am against a National Hencoop that would seat only 5,000 people. The fallout of the government’s decision to facilitate the […]

Live from the Woods: IEA Jean Mensa’s ‘ill-suited’ EC job and predicted NDC reaction

Being an opposition party in Ghana is a prized license for a group of political derelicts to oppose virtually everything the ruling government would dare to dream. The two major political parties that have alternated in the governance of the country – the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) – […]

Exclusive: Nyantakyi first mentioned Mahama’s $8m in statement

The embattled president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) was first to mention the $8million support to ex-president John Mahama in his statement to the police Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Kwesi Nyantakyi said one Sheik Al Thani is reported to have given the money to the ex-president and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) ahead of […]