Rawlings – June 4th 1979 was not your finest hour, your best moment was January 7th 2001 by Ade Sawyerr

Rawlings – June 4th 1979 was not your finest hour, your best moment was January 7th 2001 – by Ade Sawyerr Retired military dictators, in the very few countries that tolerate military interventions, are allowed to lead the rest of their lives in obscurity drawing [...]

By |2019-11-01T23:29:34+00:00July 12th, 2012|Ghana, Politics|0 Comments

6th March 1957 – Independence Day Ghana * – what about the future for Ghana@60?

Mrs Sophia Araba Sawyerr being introduced to The Duchess o Kent at Independence with my father J. Ade Sawyerr 6th March 1957 – Independence Day Ghana – what about the future? *Published 5 years ago and being republished for the Ghana@60 anniversary I was not [...]

By |2019-05-24T00:58:15+01:00March 6th, 2012|Ghana, Politics|0 Comments

Egypt: Change has come and with it an opportunity for a more principled foreign policy approach

http://www.obv.org.uk/news-blogs/egypt-change-has-come News Change has come to Egypt and with it an opportunity for a more principled foreign policy approach – Ade Sawyerr Events of the past fortnight culminating in the turfing out of Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president of 30 years should signal an end [...]

By |2019-05-24T01:20:44+01:00February 14th, 2011|Africa, Politics, Society, World|0 Comments

The challenge of democracy – Can Obama deliver on his promise to Africa?

The challenge of democracy – Can Obama deliver on his promise to Africa? Ade Sawyerr © London July 2009 On Friday 10th July 2009 and Saturday 11th July 2009, the whole world had its eyes trained on Ghana. Everyone wanted to hear what this son [...]

By |2019-05-18T18:09:17+01:00September 3rd, 2009|Ghana, Politics, Race Equality and Diversity, World|0 Comments