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OBAMA, MAHAMA: NOVEMBER 4, 2014 BUSY DAY…..

November 4, 2014

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Did you know six years ago, Obama was elected President of the United States? Recognize him today from that picture above taken so long ago. Anyways today too is election day in the U.S., supposedly a referendum on his presidency. Here’s a little synopsis of what’s what: “It’s midterm election day in the United States, […]

GIVE ME NANA OYE LITHUR FOR MY BIRTHDAY!

January 26, 2013

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Background: Nana Oye Lithur is a high-profile, gutsy Ghanaian human rights lawyer who champions all human rights including those of homosexuals here in Ghana where it is a crime. She has been nominated by President Mahama for the cabinet position of the Gender, Children and Social Protection ministry. I think her nomination is a stroke […]

Pass the Right to Information Act: Ghana’s good governance depends on it

August 6, 2012

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“President Mills tirelessly worked to improve the lives of the Ghanaian people. He helped promote economic growth in Ghana in the midst of challenging global circumstances and strengthened Ghana’s strong tradition of democracy.” tribute from President Obama “He helped promote economic growth in Ghana in the midst of challenging global circumstances and strengthened Ghana’s strong […]

PRESIDENT MILLS TO VISIT PRESIDENT OBAMA, MARCH 8th, 2012

March 6, 2012

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A belated HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY MADinGhana readers. Yesterday, besides wishing my Ghanaian born daughter a Happy Independence Day, I saluted a Ghanaian friend here in Montreal. His reply, “How old are we now? 54? What have we done?” ENOUGH! Now to the subject of this post. TOMORROW, PRESIDENT OBAMA WILL HOST PRESIDENT MILLS AT THE […]

THE 2012 NEW YORK TIMES TRAVEL SHOW: IS GHANA THERE?

March 3, 2012

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Been gone for a long time…in mind and body….on the other side of the Atlantic in Montreal, Canada with family. Hope this post marks a return to the blog and soon home to Ghana where I know madinghana won’t be neglected. But this WORLD event has provoked me to break my silence. Right at this […]

ANAS AREMEYAW ANAS MADINGHANA RESOLUTION: PART 7

February 5, 2011

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Anas Aremeyaw Anas is an investigative reporter. Nobody knows what he looks like. He goes around with a hidden camera filming unsuspecting individuals engaging in criminal acts. A media blitz follows involving simultaneous newspaper and TV documentary exposure. Even President Obama in his historic speech to the Ghanaian parliament in July, 2009 singled out anas […]

GHANA-OBAMA

May 5, 2010

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Hey, guess who I bumped into at Almighty God, the famous Kumasi street artist, BARACK OBAMA , the man himself. Na, it’s really a portrait of President Obama painted by Almighty God. Sure is lifelike, aye? I think I’ll email the nice people at Obama Hotel in Accra and suggest they think about putting some […]