Category Archives: Politics

Ghana’s president has donned the mantle of football mediator – will it work?

Many African politicians have found it hard to resist meddling in their countries’ football. The latest example is Ghana’s President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, just weeks ahead of the start of the 32nd Africa Cup of …

When News Article Titles Diverge from Their Contents

The sensational caption of Osafo-Maafo Speaks after ‘Galamsey Queen’ Comment (Peacefmonline.com / Ghanaweb.com 4/28/19) was an obvious reference to the Akufo-Addo Senior Minister, to wit, Mr. Yaw Osafo-Maafo. The Galamsey Comment obviously referred to the …

Mahama Paid Graduates Ghc250 Per Month: NDC NABCo Beneficiaries Should Be Grateful To President Akufo-Addo

Under John Dramani Mahama, some 4,000 graduates were engaged as Environmental Protection Officers in 2016, I meant degree, masters holders and were paid Ghc250 per month which is approximately three times one month NABCO beneficiary …

India’s Narendra Modi sworn in as Prime Minister

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi was sworn in for his historic second term, ahead of unveiling what will be a drastically revamped Hindu nationalist government.

Before cheering supporters, Modi took his oath of office at …

PDP Diaspora Initiative Congratulates PDP Newly Sworn-in Governors

As states across the nation prepare for a new brand of leadership under highly qualified candidates of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) elected as new or incumbent governors in those states, PDP Diaspora Initiative has …