John Dramani Mahama
Igbinedion varsity to honour ex-Ghanaian president, others at 16th convocation
Former Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama, and the Oluwo of Iwo, HRH Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale, are among eminent personalities to be conferred with award of honorary degrees of the Igbinedion University at the16th convocation ceremony. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Lawrence Ezemonye, while addressing a press conference yesterday in Okada, Edo State, ahead of activities to…
Goodluck Jonathan launches book November 20
Former President Goodluck Jonathan is to unveil his book, “My Transition Hours”, on Tuesday, November 20, in Abuja According to a message on his Twitter handle, President Muhammadu Buhari is special guest of honour while Chief Olusegun Obasanjo chairs the occasion to be attended by erstwhile heads of state and other prominent Nigerians. Also billed…
African leaders up pressure as Jammeh faces isolation
West African leaders announced they would return to The Gambia this week to try and persuade President Yahya Jammeh to step down, but said the use of force remains an option.
The decade of change: Africa’s march towards total democracy
Over the weekend, the President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo; who had won an improbable race against the incumbent John Dramani Mahama about a month prior was sworn into office, capping what was yet another change-driven election ....
Buhari to attend inauguration of Ghana’s new President
President Muhammadu Buhari is to leave Abuja on Saturday for Accra, Ghana to attend the inauguration of Ghana’s President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo.
How Ghana’s presidential election was won and lost
The peaceful conduct of Ghana’s Presidential Election held on December 7 was no doubt a beacon of democracy.
Jammeh and Africa’s leadership deficit
The sudden change of heart, and now defiance by outgoing Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, not to relinquish power and retire home in peace, is another reminder of the leadership ...
Tragedy of blame transference syndrome
The word “blame” is as old as the creation of humanity. The story of the fall of Adam and Eve in the third chapter of Genesis captures blame as a syndrome of the human person.