Opinions

Mahama Government Must Be Removed!

I have written extensively about the subject of the deliberate and unconscionable withholding of the book and research allowances of tertiary-academy faculty - or lecturers - by the Mahama-led government of the National Democratic Congress (NDC)

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Kofi Portuphy Emerges As NDC Unifier

Even President John Mahama admits that things have not gone so well since he was sworn into office in January 2013. Even though President Mahama has been working hard, one national crisis has led to another leading some NDC staunch supporters to become bewildered, disillusioned and bitter

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Why isn’t our democracy solving problems?

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Folks, let’s be bold to place the current political and economic challenges facing our country in their proper perspective and to discuss them to know why those in power cannot solve problems to move our country forward. It is no exaggeration to say that the current turbulence in the country is ...

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NPP Why?

The NPP has been its own enemy for some time now and it was such a good news for some of us at the grass root when there was a near complete over haul at the very top where we had the likes of Jake, Sir John, Oware, Bamba, etc take a bow from office

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A revolution to erupt in Ghana?

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Tuesday, July 22, 2014 The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) is warning of a revolution in Ghana if government fails to address the growing workers agitations and protests across the country. Isaac Bayor (Coordinator of the Network) told Joy News that while the revolution may not take the form of the Arab Spring, the ...

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Is President Mahama still a communications expert?

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Tuesday, July 22, 2014 One major lapse in the handling of affairs by this Mahama-led government is the failure to use COMMUNICATION effectively; the failure to tap into available resources to boost the government’s public image through productive COMMUNICATION. The impact is clear: that the government isn’t reaching out successfully to the citizens; hence, its ...

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Is the government really insensitive? What for?

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Monday, July 21, 2014 Folks, there is much tension in the country, apparently because of the street demonstrations by various interest and pressure groups and other acts or utterances that touch raw nerves and muddy the waters. Many comments have been heard to the effect that the government is insensitive to the plight of the ...

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U.S. Embassy Tweeted The Truth, Come On!

I am quite certain that it was a genuine diplomatic faux-pas. I am, of course, talking about the alleged U.S. Embassy tweeter riposte to President John Dramani Mahama's rather insolent and downright condescending exhortation to Ghanaians that: "As a people,

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 This United States Embassy faux pas is unacceptable

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Saturday, July 19, 2014 Folks, President Mahama has administered the oaths of allegiance, office and secrecy to 12 new envoys, including Alhaji Abdul Rahman Haruna Atta (Ambassador to Namibia). Some commentators have quickly labelled Haruna Atta as a “traitor,” having come across all these years as a bitter opponent of anything Rawlings and NDC but ...

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