High schools, especially boarding schools, are usually run on a set of regimented rules. Sleep time. Wake up time. Morning assembly time. Classes time. Dining time. Siesta time. Prep time. Roll call time. Inspection time. Church or other religious time. Uniforms. Dress codes. hairstyles. Length and size of shirts and skirts and shorts. No pidgin. Et 1000 irritating ceteras.
Before it rose from the first meeting of its first session, the eighth Parliament passed the 2021 budget statement and economic policy presented by the Majority Leader, Mr Osei- Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, on behalf of His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
It is argued that more attention should be paid to the alignment of voter demands with incentives of parliamentarians to pave the way for oversight capacity. Voters should be made to demand good governance by signaling their support to oversight activities, and thereby signaling to parliamentarians that they will be electorally rewarded if they take some steps to satisfy their voter demands of effectively overseeing the executive and promoting good governance.
My deep condolences to the family of the police officer and the lady who fell victim to the fatal daylight robbery incident involving a bullion van carrying cash for a bank in Accra on June 14, 2021. The sad thing is the recurrence of the same problem, with complete inertia on the part of all the key players who are clothed with the power to act.
Ghana’s debt position at the end of 2020 stood at GH¢292 bn (76 per cent of GDP) which at the going rate of GHS5.78 to US$, translates into US$50.52bn is quite alarming and requires the requisite attention of the citizenry.
Years of Public Relations (PR) practice, clouded by unrecognition, has phased out, giving room for a new era that seeks to completely reshape the work of practitioners across the public sector space, to enhance proper and efficient information dissemination for National Development.
This is the first time I have read Ghanaian non-fiction, closed the last page and found myself truly at a loss for words, getting angry with the writer for taking me through a tortuous tour of pain in his life, guiding me around the bloody deep cuts our health system inflicted on his love with whom he started life's journey on a note of hope and faith but ended in a tragedy at Korle Bu Hospital on Thursday, April 2nd, 2020 at 11.06am.
Of all the important individuals and institutions that joined in the National Tree Planting campaign on Friday, June 11, 2021, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), James Oppong-Boanuh, was the only person that gave me hope about the sustainability of the programme.
One of my greatest delights is sitting under the avocado pear tree in my garden at Kwabenya, Accra on weekends to read, think, drink or simply allow my mind to flutter as it pleases, particularly when there is a gentle breeze.