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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 politics than many appreciate. Strangely, [...]

By |2020-03-13T15:20:16+00:00May 26th, 2018|Culture, Ghana, Politics, Society|0 Comments

Dr. J.B Danquah’s achievements are being over-hyped

Dr. J.B Danquah’s achievements are being over-hyped  oberserber  Uncategorized  May 15, 2018 0 Minutes We thought that the history of Ghana was straight forward and has already being written and settled…then in comes a politician historian whose main sock in trade is revisionism reimagining A few years ago, Mr. Tsatsu Tsikata triggered a debate [...]

By |2020-03-13T15:35:20+00:00May 15th, 2018|Africa, Ghana, Politics|0 Comments

Tribute to Elder Statesman K. B. Asante from the Convention Peoples Party

Tribute to Elder Statesman K. B. Asante from the Convention Peoples Party The old man has gone back to the village and we shall no longer be regaled with deep insights of a man who lived a full and fruitful life and who selflessly shared his [...]

By |2019-10-26T01:14:03+01:00February 3rd, 2018|Gadangme, Ghana, Politics, Tributes|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 progress of any body 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 we recognize not the defects in [...]

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 – “Be wilde, Be bolde, and everywhere [...]

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

The forging of new GaDangme Unity and the Katamanso War: King Tackie Tawiah Memorial Lectures by Nii Armah Josiah-Aryeh

LECTURE VII THE FORGING OF NEW GA-DANGME UNITY AND THE KATAMANSO WAR To lead the Gá-Dangme you need the courage of Okaikoi and the sagacity of great high priests. It is a task in selflessness and courage. In all things be bold and fearless, seeking above all to ensure the [...]

By |2019-06-20T02:20:40+01:00January 28th, 2018|Gadangme, Ghana, Politics, Society|0 Comments

What the Black Labour Movement must do! – Ade Sawyerr

Black Labour: Speaking for Ourselves!!!! -  6th December 2017 at Peckham Labour missed an opportunity in the 1980s to embrace and consolidate the support that it had from the mass of African and Caribbean people.  These people had mostly voted Labour at elections and the rejection of their own movement, [...]

By |2019-11-01T23:46:24+00:00December 7th, 2017|Britain, Politics, Race Equality and Diversity|0 Comments

Race Equality and the Black Experience in 2017 – the current debate

Was at the House of Commons yesterday to take part in this debate.  this is my presentation. Inequality remains a problem in the United Kingdom, especially for black people. There is a still a penalty for being black, there is a penalty in stop and search, in health, in education, [...]

Nii Armah Josiah Aryeh: Fare thee well valiant warrior for the GaDangme Cause – Ade Sawyerr

  My friend, Nii Armah Josiah Aryeh, has returned to the ancestors, too soon, and we mere mortals are left to bear the pain of losing him.  In his relatively short life, he did a lot to inspire numerous Gadangme people on a path of consciousness. He provided the opportunity [...]

By |2020-03-02T02:32:07+00:00June 20th, 2017|Gadangme, Ghana, Politics, Society, Tributes|0 Comments

Complete and utter May-hem!

Ekow Nelson Theresa May’s reputation is as damaged as Jeremy’s Corbyn’s has been enhanced after the recent elections in the UK. The Prime Minister asked the electorate for a mandate to strengthen her hand in the upcoming Brexit negotiations with the European Union; they denied her that and as a [...]

By |2020-03-13T15:20:46+00:00June 10th, 2017|Britain, Politics|0 Comments
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