Mar
28

REMEMBERING CHIEF OBAFEMI AWOLOWO AND OTHERS

CONVERSATIONS WITH MY STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS (3) Remembering Chief Obafemi Awolowo By CAMERON DUODU   STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS: In our last conversation, I stopped you from telling us about a great number of historical characters. I know you fear to be labelled as a ‘name-dropper,’ but why is that so? The world is full of… Continue reading »

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Mar
27

HOW BIAS MAIMS AFRICAN HISTORY

INDEX ON CENSORSHIP 2 1986 Africa Cameron Duodu How bias maims African history And how the UNESCO General History of Africa is countering the preponderant European view To be taught one’s own history by foreigners — as happened in Africa during the colonial era and after — is a sure way of maiming that history… Continue reading »

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Mar
15

REMEMBERING ODUMEGWU OJUKWU …AND OTHERS

Remembering General Ojukwu Conversation with my stream of consciousness Cameron Duodu 2012-03-15, Issue 576 http://pambazuka.org/en/category/features/80785 © Wikipedia‘We’ve agreed to so many things before – but it’s always in the implementation that we get bogged down.’ When I heard that General Odumegwu Ojukwu, who led Biafra into secession from Nigeria in 1967, had been buried on 2… Continue reading »

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Mar
13

the public and secret faces of diplomacy

THE PUBLIC AND SECRET FACES OF DIPLOMACY By CAMERON DUODU     I am pretty sure that President John Atta Mills enjoyed his visit to the USA tremendously. President Barack Obama is a very cultivated person and even a few minutes in his company – especially on his own patch — must be enviable, to… Continue reading »

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Mar
10

OH WHAT JOY A PLUNGER CAN BRING!!

OH WHAT JOY A PLUNGER CAN BRING! By Cameron Duodu The Ghanaian Times 28th February, 2012 Related Stories HOW JOURNALISM WAS IN MY DAY (6) SUNDAY evening. Really exciting football on the telly. Now, I don’t support any one club myself — I mean how would you feel if you supported Real Madrid and Lionel Messi… Continue reading »

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