The collapse of the ‘Peoples Party’ vote in the Ghanaian elections. Do they really represent the people? – by Ade Sawyerr

The collapse of the ‘Peoples Party’ vote in the Ghanaian elections.  Do they really represent the people? – by Ade Sawyerr Nearly 72 hours after the close in the polls at the Ghanaian general elections on 7th December 2012, the Electoral Commissioner has called the [...]

By |2019-11-01T23:26:59+00:00December 12th, 2012|Ghana, Politics|0 Comments

The origin and case for preventive detention under Nkrumah

The case for preventive detention under Nkrumah Posted on January 4, 2013by ekownelson Ekow Nelson and Dr. Michael Gyamerah August 2010; Updated June 2018 For all the criticism of Nkrumah from much of the Western press and the opposition in Ghana, he did not kill any political [...]

By |2019-05-23T16:08:42+01:00August 4th, 2010|Ghana, Politics|0 Comments

A fitting and deserving honour to Kwame Nkrumah – Civitatis Ghaniensis Conditor

A fitting and deserving honour to Kwame Nkrumah – Civitatis Ghaniensis Conditor By Ade Sawyerr – London March 2009 It is with some sadness that I respond to the thrash that goes for history that is being represented about the role of Osagyefo Dr Kwame [...]

By |2019-05-21T04:45:12+01:00September 19th, 2009|Ghana, Politics|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

Kufour’s legacy – dishonouring the name of Osagyefo Nkrumah

Kufour’s legacy – dishonouring the name of Osagyefo Nkrumah By: Sawyerr, Ade, (2008-02-25) More from this columnist http://adesawyerr.wordpress.com Several years ago, I met with President Kufour. It was a chance meeting; he was campaigning to be President of Ghana and had visited England. I was [...]

By |2019-05-19T23:29:26+01:00February 25th, 2008|Ghana, Politics, World|0 Comments