This has been a cause of worry for me as an individual and a democrat who understands that elections are one of the major ways to define democracy.
In politics, regionalism is a political ideology that focuses on the interests of a particular region or group of regions. The regionalists
The winners of the recent UK's general elections have been confirmed and all parties have accepted the results, except two 'Akuffo
Government remains committed to pumping significant investment into the country’s utility companies to ensure the delivery of quality and reliable service. A lot has been said about the investments in the energy sector by way of expanding Generation capacity to 5000MW by 2016.
The role of the opposition in constitutionalising governance and promoting good governance is well supported by empirical evidence. However, there are exceptions to this rule, particularly when the opposition is disorganised and has unconstitutional habits. Yes, Hon. Fredy Blay has the right to convene an emergency meeting in the absence of NPP's national Chairman, Paul
I think is about time we take issues with issues raised by all these people commenting on the leadership style of the president His Excellency John Dramani Mahama.
The opinion polls for next Thursday's UK general elections are indicating a hung parliament, in other words no party can win clear majority to form a government on its own. The Scottish National party(SNP) had made it clear they will never enter into any form of alliance or coalition with the Conservative party because of their ideological differences, but they will consider entering into alliance or collaboration with the Labour Party, if the terms are good.
It is inherent to note that schools of thoughts hold strong views on how leaders emerge. While some are of the view that leaders are born, others think leaders are made.
We must all be worried when it appears some politicians are unrepentant in making unreasoned and deadly political comments that put our lives in great danger. Despite the total condemnation of Osafo
The taped tribally biased comments of
Akufo-Addo Not A Leader
Just last Monday the 13th of April, 2015 I wrote a piece under the heading "Can president Mahama's hands be tied?". In that piece, I raised issues with the calls on the president on the need to widely consult before appointing a new chairman for the Electoral Commission.
MY LITTLE INPUT AS BAWUMIA IS OUT ON THE RESTORATION OF TEACHER TRAINEE ALLOWANCES. JUST SO WE CAN UNDERSTAND THE ISSUESSubmitted by Awudu Sannie on Sat, 18/04/2015 - 16:13
I went to town soliciting for authentic information that would guarantee me the opportunity to explain issues better for the understanding of all. It might not be a pleasant piece, but I think it is worth reading just so we can all argue
For decades, Ghana has been entangled in the complex IMF and other western financial institution's web that it has very little to write home about. Between June 1995 and October 2006, Ghana had three arrangements with IMF under various disguise phrases such as Enhance Structural Adjustment Facility and Poverty and Growth facility.
Am I missing something in our politics? Since the advent of the 4th Republican Constitution, if my memory serves me right, I can't remember any major issue where all the parties particularly NDC and NPP had reached a consensus.
I have pondered many times and have nearly given up on writing this piece. I have really wanted to push the thoughts aside as they came. But it appears I have no other option than to sit and put this together.
My people(Dagombas) have a proverb: If Market day is going to be a success , yo will start seeing the signs in the morning. The unabated confusion in the NPP's camp: confusion over their affirmative action policy,who is leading their campaign, attempts by some regional executive members to sideline the chairman and Gen. Sec just to mention but few are indicators that the NPP is not ready for government and I think my fellow country men and women are discerning enough.
Ghana has made significant progress since independence in many areas and has been hailed by many observers across the world when it comes come to political stability, freedom of speech, and respect for human right among others. At
"All things work together for
"All things work together for
AHEAD of the just concluded presidential election, the political atmosphere was tense and sober. The economy was unstable as uncertainty pervaded the entire political landscape.
I have pondered over what title to give this