May
29

WHY DO SO MANY FARMERS’ CHILDREN ABANDON THE LAND (1)

WHY HAVE SO MANY FARMERS’ CHILDREN ABANDONED THE LAND? (1) By CAMERON DUODU Farmers tilling the land You may accuse me of suffering from nostalgia for saying this, but I don’t care: once, not too many moons ago, the forest areas of Ghana were a veritable Paradise.Don’t get me wrong – the savannah areas too were… Continue reading »

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May
21

DO NOT EMASCULATE OUR PARLIAMENT!

The Ghanaian Times 22nd May, 2012 CAMERON DUODU: DO NOT EMASCUL-ATE OUR PARLIAMENT! There are certain things that happen in Ghana that make one wonder whether our officials can be quite sane. Last week, for instance, it was reported that our Members of Parliament were finding it difficult to carry out their duties because the House was… Continue reading »

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May
08

HEY WAIT A MINUTE! WHAT’S THIS ‘BIOSAFETY ACT’ IN GHANA ABOUT?

HEY, WAIT! WHAT’S THIS ‘BIOSAFETY’ ACT ABOUT? By CAMERON DUODU Ghana now has a “Biosafety Act”. A law bearing that title was given the Presidential Assent on 31 December 2011. It had apparently lain before Parliament for four years before it was passed. Our Ghanaian media, preoccupied with political exchanges of an insulting nature, didn’t… Continue reading »

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