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Tribute to a modern day hero – Bra Ate Ofosu-Amaah

Tribute to a modern day hero – Bra Ate Ofosu-Amaah  oberserber  Uncategorized  October 18, 2018 6 Minutes   Whilst we must stoically accept the passing of Bra Ate, because we knew that he had been unwell for some time, his death nevertheless leaves a deep void. The entire family [...]

By |2019-06-26T02:03:24+01:00October 18th, 2018|Ghana, Society, Tributes|0 Comments

Coming of age in Konforidua!…Ghanass, Beacon of the East

Coming of age in Konforidua!…Ghanass, Beacon of the East  oberserber  Uncategorized  October 12, 2018 12 Minutes Som som som……som cocoa dua!  and we made a song out of it to the tune of Yiadom Boakye by Ramblers International – miyɛ ahɔhɔro wɔha,.. minim krom ha asɛm, mi pɛ nmaa [...]

By |2019-06-26T02:39:47+01:00October 12th, 2018|Ghana, Society|0 Comments

Time for Homowo again – 8th September 2018

Time for Homowo again – 8th September 2018  oberserber  black, community, culture, Gadangme, ghana, Uncategorized  September 7, 20184 Minutes Awo Awo Awo Awooooo!                 Mother oh Mother Agban ee                                             Agban the diety Bleku Tsor                                          Let Bleku rain/pour down Esu Esu                                               Water, plenty of Water Enam Enam                                        Fish, let us have a lot [...]

By |2019-06-26T02:56:49+01:00September 17th, 2018|Black Matters, Culture, Gadangme, Ghana, Society|0 Comments

Proverbial Gems: Book review of ABETEI – Modern Gadangme Emblems

Proverbial Gems: Book review of ABETEI – Modern Gadangme Emblems  oberserber  black, culture, Gadangme, Uncategorized  June 2, 2018 4 Minutes   ABETEI – Modern Gadangme Emblems Created by Ishmael Fiifi Annobil, Totem ISBN 978 1 899151 08 0 2016 Proverbial Gems I have always been fascinated by Adinkra symbols that were popularized [...]

By |2019-06-26T03:03:35+01:00June 2nd, 2018|Black Matters, Culture, Gadangme, Ghana, Society|0 Comments

The Kyebi Ritual Murder influenced the pace of the campaign for independence so why has it disappeared from public discourse?

The Kyebi Ritual Murder influenced the pace of the campaign for independence so why has it disappeared from public discourse?  oberserber  Uncategorized  May 24, 2018 0 Minutes masterfully written reimagining Ekow Nelson The Kyebi Ritual Murder and the protracted legal battle that followed it had more influence on Ghana’s [...]

By |2019-06-26T03:18:13+01:00May 26th, 2018|Culture, Ghana, Politics, Society|0 Comments

History of the Gold Coast and Asante: Reindorf, Carl Christian. (1895) – A thematic review by Gyau Kumi Adu

(Reindorf, Carl Christian. History of the Gold Coast and Asante. 2nd Edition. Ghana University Press, 2007) A thematic review by Gyau Kumi Adu Email: (joewykay55@gmail.com)  Have you ever thought why “history” is the mother of all knowledge? One reason is that it shows the level of [...]

By |2019-06-18T01:48:20+01:00February 1st, 2018|Culture, Gadangme, Ghana, Politics, Society|0 Comments

Concluding Observations: King Tackie Tawiah Memorial Lectures by Nii Armah Josiah-Aryeh

LECTURE IX                                                             CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS The future belongs to those who plan for it; the good plan takes account both of the present and the past. If we remember not the works and toils of our fathers we have no claim ourselves to be remembered in history, and if [...]

By |2019-06-20T09:55:02+01:00January 31st, 2018|Africa, Culture, Gadangme, Ghana, Politics, Society|0 Comments

 The role of King Tackie Tawiah I: King Tackie Tawiah Memorial Lectures by Nii Armah Josiah-Aryeh

LECTURE VIII                                                       THE ROLE OF KING TACKIE TAWIAH I To pull to pieces is, after all, the work of a child…our chief duty as Citizens is to build up our country, mould our nation, and help to effect the uprising of our race…In all circumstances of life – [...]

By |2019-06-20T02:41:27+01:00January 30th, 2018|Gadangme, Politics, Society|0 Comments