Category : Blog

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 3 weeks ago

Weep For Ghana! (II)

I do not want to be seen as a blithe doomsayer, or a gleeful grumbling geezer. But whatever the case, I will continue to squall and censure individuals over the apparent menace, because as it stands at the moment, and no serious attempts to curb the...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 3 weeks ago

Anokwa, Moma Yenka, Ghanafoo Ye Selfish!

I vividly remember the days, way back in the 70s, when the government introduced new Neoplan and Willowbrook buses to revamp our virtually collapsed public transport system - the intra-city in particular. Like many similar interventions before ...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Reassuring Words Before The Deluges

The downpour in Accra yesterday was for the uninitiated into weather matters, unexpected. It exposed for the umpteenth time the vulnerability of the nation's capital to heavy downpours.Although it did not last two hours, its effects were as damaging...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Mob Justice, A Pain In The Neck Of The Rule Of Law

A few days ago, the Ghana Police Service issued a cautioning statement through its Director of Public Affairs Superintendent Cephas Arthur to individuals and groups who take the law into their own hands by acting as accusers, jury and judge and punis...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

The Conundrum

Do you remember who said this? “I Speak My Mind.”Beads rattle but good beads don’t. In Akan language they say ‘Ahwenepa Nkasa.’Professor Joshua Nkomo of John Bosco College (names and college made up)in Accra Ghana had no answer(s) as to why one of hi...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Resisting Donald Trump's Violence Strategically

It is already clearly apparent, as many predicted, that Donald Trump's election as president of the United States would signal the start of what might be the final monumental assault on much of what is good in our world. Whatever our collective gains...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 1 month ago

Weep For Ghana! (I)

Truth be told, I cannot holdback my arousing disgust towards the ‘enemies of the state’-apologies to Anas Aremeyaw.Let us face it, though, the mass degradation of our countryside by the recalcitrant illegal miners is outrageous.Nevertheless, the mini...