Rawlings’ revolutions fitting for holidays than Akufo-Addo’s August 4 – Asiedu Nketia

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) General Secretary has stoked the debate over president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s August 4 Founders Day proposal, saying its needless. Johnson Asiedu Nketia said the June 4th and December 31st revolutions staged by ex-president Jerry John Rawlings deserve to be celebrated as “national holidays” than the president’s date. August 4, […]

Settling Founders’ Day debate with legislation isn’t manly

It isn’t an act of manliness for anyone to settle a historical debate with a legislation. It is cowardice. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo hasn’t shown the readiness to create the platform for a national debate around Ghana’s history. He has chosen the cheapest option which is the introduction of a legislative proposal to Parliament, […]