My Scripts

DEIFICATION AND PERSONALIZATION OF NATIONAL GOVERNANCE

DEIFICATION AND PERSONALIZATION OF NATIONAL GOVERNANCE

For the last few years, our media landscape has been inundated by a cacophony of noises with regards to various infrastructural projects and who is supposed to be the rightful claimant for such projects. I have attempted to toss the matter up in my mind on a number of...

WHAT A MAN OF GOD! -APS. MICHAEL COLLINS ASIEDU

WHAT A MAN OF GOD! -APS. MICHAEL COLLINS ASIEDU

In 2008, the Chairman of the Estate Committee (Surv. Emmanuel Martey) drafted me to assist in the supervision of maintenance works in the church’s Mission House in Mamprobi Banana. As a result of the decisions of the General Council Meeting in May 2004, our Resident...

This is simply not good enough, Ghana!

This is simply not good enough, Ghana!

This reflection is premised on the funeral of Nenyi Nkensen II (my former Senior House Master), I attended exactly a week ago. He was enstooled the Tufuhene of the Senya Beraku Traditional Area following the abdication of his predecessor Nenyi Kow Nkensen Arkaah, who...

J.B. DANQUAH IN A POEM

J.B. DANQUAH IN A POEM

In 1945, Dr Joseph Boakye Danquah wrote a poem to celebrate his Golden Jubilee on earth.The poem summarised his life, profession and politics up to that time. Like or hate him, this I edited news and sold it; I dyed my hair and stopped it; I espied a truth and...

KWAME NKRUMAH – ‘AFRICA’S MAN OF THE MILLENNIUM’

KWAME NKRUMAH – ‘AFRICA’S MAN OF THE MILLENNIUM’

Title of Book: KWAME NKRUMAH - ‘AFRICA’S MAN OF THE MILLENNIUM’ Foreword: Prof. Kofi N. Awoonor Recommended Retail Price: GHS 150.00 Age Range: Adults ABOUT THE BOOK This book seeks to review various presentations made about the life of the man who led this country in...

LET OUR NATIONAL FLAG BE WHAT IT’S SUPPOSED TO BE

LET OUR NATIONAL FLAG BE WHAT IT’S SUPPOSED TO BE

When I was growing up, we studied a subject called Civic Education (Civics) for two years in Primary School. One of the key areas of the subject was a study into the national symbols - National Flag, Coat of Arms, National Anthem, National Pledge, National Orders,...

LET’S BE MINDFUL OF THESE

LET’S BE MINDFUL OF THESE

In the last week, for whatever reason, we’ve had NPP apparatchiks loudly trumpeting the eighty-eight (88) District Hospitals and six (6) Regional Hospitals for the newly-created regional capitals. Just when the government began to receive applause for the initiative,...

Lockdown Diaries – Reflecting on what truly matters.

Lockdown Diaries – Reflecting on what truly matters.

The thought hit me earlier this week, on Easter Monday. For the first time in living memory, we had spent the entire Easter weekend indoors – from the solemn Good Friday to the usually electrifying Resurrection Sunday. Such an important celebration on the Christian...