Features and Opinions

Theresa May [Left], UK Prime Minister & Joshua Attoh Quarshie [Right], founding member of UP Tradition

Attoh Quarshie Writes: UK planting seeds of evil and abomination

I have still not recovered from the shock and pains that was visited on the “soul, spirit and body” of our today’s world by the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, right in the presence of the Queen of England.
Fare thee well

Deputy Chief of Staff Francis Asenso-Boakye pays tribute to Akenten Appiah-Menka:

We are but dust and vapour, yet we leave footprints in the sand of time by the measure of our contribution towards humanity.
Kobina Arthur Kennedy, the Author

Arthur Kennedy writes: Safety on our campuses

And the band played on. 19 year-old Godfred Arthur of Osei Kyeretwie Secondary School became the latest person to lose his life while pursuing an education when he was stabbed by armed robbers.

Vindictive Presidential Staffers Association of Ghana

I am still struggling to understand what went into creating a constitution that allows the winner of an election to take everything to himself. The winner-takes-all mistake is part of the violence…
 Roland Affail Monney, President, GJA

OPANA WRITES: hypocrisy of GJA is killing journalism

The usual hypocrisy of the umbrella union of the inky fraternity in Ghana, the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) and the entire nation has been brought to bear again, this time, after Hajia Fati, a…
Blessing sin

Blessing sin: When does it become alright to eat the fruit of the forbidden tree?

Almost half a decade after the “right to privacy “ made its debut into Ghanaian constitutional law, the Supreme Court has finally been presented with an opportunity to pronounce on what exactly the…
Dr. Kobina Arthur Kennedy, Author

Importance of 'Kumi Preko' demo in Ghana politics

May 11th 1995 is a very important day for every Ghanaian who believes in the rule of law and Democratic accountability. 
 Frances Essiam, Managing Director, Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company Limited

Frances Essiam’s Fight with the GCMC Board, Matters Arising: Part 1

The ongoing clash between Frances Essiam, Managing Director of the Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company Limited (GCMC), and her board of directors, over who has ultimate authority over some decisions…

Obiri-Yeboah Maxwell writes: Why I want to marry my mother!

One hot afternoon, I sat on the veranda with my head on her lap as we sung one of our favorite local worship songs composed by Daughters of Glorious Jesus, a legendary Ghanaian vocal trio.
Mother’s Day

Ellen Mimi Owusu writes: Happy Mother’s Day!

Sunday 11th March was Mother’s Day in the UK (Mother’s Day will be celebrated on 13 the May in Ghana and America) Motherhood, in my opinion, is a blessing, but sometimes the challenges in life make…
Ghana’s Nation Builders Corp

Ghana’s Nation Builders Corp, Politics or Panacea to Graduate Youth Unemployment?

It is important to highlight the absence of verifiable data on #YouthUnemployment in Ghana.
Ibrah One

Who is Ibrah One? The young millionaire with some of the most expensive rides in Ghana

The Ghanaian millionaire and businessman who shared iPhones X in a "trotro" on his birthday, is Ibrahim Daouda, popularly known as Ibrah One.

Ellen Mimi Owusu writes: Calling all Social Media Enthusiasts

A study by the University of Kansas in America published in March 2018 has dispelled the notion that social media displaces human contact.
CJ Sophia Akuffo_Prof Atuguba

Defensive CJ Sophia Akuffo et al have no case vs. Professor Atuguba of UG

".... It is axiomatic that justices in a Constitutional democracy...do not control security forces....US Supreme Court Justice Breyer observed that with respect to "trust between people and the…
Manasseh Azure_Fadi_Dabbousi

Rejoinder: Manasseh’s Folder – A presidential rant without substance

Manasseh Azure, I like your style of writing, you have a nice way of mincing words where your hypocritical stance on issues need to remain ambiguous, albeit understood perfectly for the meaning…
President Akufo-Addo

MANASSEH’S FOLDER: A Presidential rant without substance

Dear President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, On Sunday, April 1, 2018, I called your Minister of Information, Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, to congratulate and encourage him.
Okudzeto Ablakwa's open letter to President Akufo-Addo

Read: Okudzeto Ablakwa's open letter to President Akufo-Addo

Koku Anyidoho

So, what immediate lesson does the 'fate' of Koku Anyidoho teach us?

Folks, it is clear that some nail-biting is going on in the NDC camp over the arrest, detention, and processing of Koku Anyidoho (Deputy General Secretary of the NDC) for trial on the allegation of…

Is NPP ready to hand power back to NDC in 2020?

It would only take a manful optimist to suggest that the NPP government has an absolute right to remain in power. In fact, such a viewpoint could only be deemed as an isolated thinker’s thought…

Ellen Mimi Owusu writes: Jane at crossroads

David called me on the 20th of March to inform me he had decided to join the British Army. The previous day he messaged me, telling me he had some “exciting” news to share with me.

Kwesi Nyantakyi is out of touch with the reality of Ghana football

When you listen to Ghana’s FA President, Kwesi Nyantakyi talking about our league, you will be forgiven to conclude that the Ghana Premier League is the EPL.