Sep
13

CAN YOU HAVE DEMOCRACY WITHOUT DEMOCRATS?

Can You Have Democracy Without Democrats? By Cameron Duodu   Democracy is not a concept that is too difficult to understand. It allows for what can be put in the Ghanaian language, Twi, as ‘ka-bi-ma-me-nka bi’: (literally, “You say your piece — and let me too say mine”.) But “saying one’s piece” throws up several… Continue reading »

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Dec
14

IMAGINE THE GHANA 2012 ELECTION WERE AN EXAM…

IMAGINE THE ELECTION WERE AN EXAM  By CAMERON DUODU People should not be surprised that the NPP is disputing the results of the 7 December 2012 elections in Ghana. Anything that pits one group of people against another in a competitive setting  is automatically a dispute waiting to happen.  If you doubt that, talk to… Continue reading »

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Sep
11

HOW IS DR AFARI-GYAN COPING WITH ‘THE JOB FROM HELL’?

The Ghanaian Times 11th September, 2012 COPING WITH A ‘JOB FROM HELL By CAMERON DUODU             Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan Tweet To be appointed Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC) in an African country is to be given a job from hell. This is because politics here – as the principal means of transforming the lives… Continue reading »

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