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Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

Game-Changing Budget Statement

Budget reading days have been mostly abstract, with the populace hardly taking notice of them. Yesterday's was unlike any of the previous budget days, the heightened expectations of Ghanaians being the underlying factor for the visible anxiety. ....

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

Provocative Conscience: The Fufu Controversy

I have been following the Fufu controversy with keen ears and I must admit that my own appetite has been threatened by the challenging thoughts the old man shared. Pastor Mensa Otabil, a thought leader as he is, put a spoke in the wheel of ...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

2017 Budget Statement: My Take

Hon Ken Ofori Atta on the authority of president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo presented his maiden economic policy outline to Parliament in pursuance of article 179 of the 1992 constitution of the Republic of Ghana. As a student writer and a ...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

Greed Drives Locally Made Goods More Expensive

Dangote recently announced that he was going into rice production while promising to flood the market and bring prices down. Well, it is true that most promises made by businessmen in Nigeria in particular have not been fulfilled. Critics pointed .....

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

Leave Leefey Alone!

Leefey describes a variety of items that is presented to one 39;s prospective wife before marriage. The items include cloths, veils, bags, footwears, panties, bras among others. The leefey is not a statutory requirement for marriage in Islam but bri...

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

 From My Sentry Post; Okada Has Come To Stay

The current debate surrounding the legalization of commercial operations of motorbike riders (okada), is a non-starter in the eyes of those who can think far. Time and resources should not have been expended on this write-up, if those calling for .....

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months ago

Anger In The Military (2)

Furthermore, several pieces of evidence abound to support the assertion that Commodore Moses Beick-Baffour is incongruous for the position of Chief of Staff in the Ghana Armed Forces owing to the ethnocentric and politically biased promotions and .....

Blog / Ghana Thinks - 9 months 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...