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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 results in what was billed [...]

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

Kwame Nkrumah: World Peace, African Unity and a United Ghana

Kwame Nkrumah: World  Peace, African Unity and a United Ghana I start this retrospective with a quotation on African Unity by Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah and here I quote “We all want a United Africa, United not only in our concept of what unity connotes, but united in our common [...]

By |2020-04-27T17:57:20+01:00April 29th, 2012|Ghana, Politics, World|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 opponents; neither did he [...]

By |2020-05-27T01:08:43+01:00August 4th, 2010|Ghana, Politics|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 fortunate to have been invited [...]

By |2009-10-16T01:25:09+01:00October 16th, 2009|Ghana, Politics, World|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 Nkrumah and why some in [...]

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 of Africa who had become [...]

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 fortunate to have been invited [...]

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