It is a nauseating ritual of massive political failure that Ghana’s longest-reigning strongman shamelessly continues to celebrate every year, in a wistful attempt to self-righteously evoke memories of a mutiny falsely disguised and insolently paraded […]
Opinion: Bagbin Should Show Us One Successful State-Run Democracy – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
He belongs to the most thoroughgoing corrupt political party in the country, namely, the Rawlings-minted main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), a statist or state-corporatist juggernaut that believes in the indispensable, and imperative, exploitation, of […]
The brutal mauling of a police officer by some soldiers of the Uaddarra Barracks, in the Adum central district of Kumasi, the Asante regional capital, must not go unpunished (See “Kumasi Soldiers Brutally Assault Police […]
Opinion: Don’t Blame God for Your Scare-Crow Looks, General Mosquito – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
At the 25th anniversary festivities of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), at Ashaiman, in the Greater-Accra Region, party founder Chairman Jerry John Rawlings was reported to have joked that Mr. Johnson Asiedu-Nketia, the […]
Ghana@60 Milestone Ought to Guide Government’s Development Agenda – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
At the beginning of the year, Ghanaians were informed that the Diamond-Anniversary Festivities marking the country’s reassertion of its sovereignty from British colonial rule would be celebrated throughout the year. I must therefore be right […]
Opinion: The Ethnicity of Presidential Candidates is not NDC’s Problem – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
The news article only named him as a pollster, something Mr. Ben Ephson is widely known to do extremely poorly, and not as the editor-publisher of a newspaper (whose name I cannot readily recall but […]
Opinion: Akufo-Addo Needs to be More Voter-Sensitive, Says Kennedy Ohene Agyapong – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
Like the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) may be dominated by the Akan-speaking people, the single-largest ethnic group in the country. The Akan make up roughly half the […]
In the wake of the upping of the number of his cabinet appointees and deputy appointees to 110, President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has come under widespread criticism, both from his usual political opponents and detractors, […]
If your party just got elected with a remarkable margin of victory and 80-plus parliamentary seating majority, and you also just got appointed Foreign Minister-Designate by President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, you definitely could afford the […]
Opinion: Nyaho-Tamakloe Is Entitled to His Own Political Masturbation – By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D.
It ought to be very clear to him and his family and clansmen and women, by now, that Dr. Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe is a veritable psychiatric basket case in dire need of prompt medical attention. After […]