John Mahama is a former president of Ghana. He became acting president after the late president Atta Mills passed on. John Mahama will later go on to win the 2012 elections and be president. In 2016 and 2020 John Mahama lost the elections to his bitter political rival incumbent President Akufo-Addo.
"Rawlings Did This At One Of My Concerts" - Veteran Musician AB Crentsil Narrates On Live Television
According to Ghanaian Veteran Musician A B Crentsil, the late Jerry John Rawlings requested a song which was later banned by the Christian Council of Ghana due to it's content. This title of the music is "Moses", the music is some how "explicit" but he used bible story to cover the "explicit" part, so one has to think extra before noticing what it means.
Yesterday, the people of Guinea had their new interim leader sworn in. This is after the President, Alpha Conde tried to alter the constitution to legitimatize another term in office. He was ousted from power one faithful Sunday and no amount of threat, warnings and/or visitations from AU and ECOWAS was able to convince the military from handing power over to the civilian-constitutional regime.
Though he was born in Ghana, he was treated as if he was an not part of us. His national identity might have been different from that of Ghana, but his treatment was really a painful one. No one ever expected that such a popular United Kingdom Businessman would end up in police cell.
The 90s presented perhaps, the worst chapter in the otherwise chequered history of Ghanaian politics at the time. It was a period considered by many, as sordid, if not more than Kwame Nkrumah’s Preventive Detention Act (PDA) days in the 1960’s.
Rawlings' soldiers shaved his head with a broken bottle:The Painful Story of Alhaji Ottman Danfordio
It was really more than a revolutionary moment in Ghana's history as the quest for justice, and clean up of the country's messed up economy became extremely hot. The man for his people and of his people, Jerry John Rawlings, was indeed poised for action, and he was really burning inside for justice to prevail at all cost.
He Was Into Tobacco & Cigarette Business: How Rawlings 'Delt With' B.A Mensah Over Economic Sabotage
Who could have done this more than the Man who came, saw and conquered? Though he is dead and gone, his priceless legacies and works still live on. Not only that, Most Ghanaians are particularly feeling and missing him more, especially now that we have several criminals and robbery activities in the country.
The question of fairness of ruling given by the court over the acts committed by several prisioners in Ghana, during the era of Jerry John Rawlings still remains mind boggling. Reliable reports, confirmed by Amnesty International reveal that hundreds of Political prisioners (including those in the Ghana Armed Forces) were detailed without trial the by Rawlings' Government.
Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom is one of the hardest hit in the so-called financial sector reforms which government embarked on, in 2018. His entire 50+ companies have been affected by the exercise. Currently, properties belonging to these companies are being rotten off in the bushes throughout the country.
Kelvin Taylor is always in the news and his words are almost on all social media platforms. This is the time and the moment we listen to issues crutially before we speak. Per what we are seeing from Kelvin Taylor, he is always aware of what is happening in Ghana and he comes out to talk boldly.
Historic Photo Of 62yrs Old Abesim Chief Who Killed A Pregnant Woman With His Wife And Removed Baby.
I've narrated his story here on my page. It featured an Abesim Chief who occupied the Krontire stool and how he and his wife teamed up to murder a pregnant woman, removed her baby, and slashed away her private parts. When arrested by the then PNDC military led by Rawlings, investigations proved that he did that for rituals.
The 1992 Constitution of Ghana is that which was drafted to govern Ghana as the late president of Ghana, Jerry John Rawlings ascended into power with the intention of introducing democracy. True to the intent of the former president, democracy has reigned in Ghana and still has a very strong influence in the politics of Ghana.
New revelations coming from Abesim a town in the Bono region of Ghana, after Richard Appiah who stored human parts in his refrigerator, was arrested is really something the government as well as the police should take critical look at. Per what is being revealed recently, it is very obvious these devilish act has been ongoing in the town for years and it has become a norm.
What could have inspired the National Public Tribunal judge a certain group of people, alleged to have particular political beliefs, without following the due legal procedures? The judges and lawyers who were part of the cases involving these labelled Ghanaians possibly had a particular entrenched reason. But as to whether what they did was right in the sight of their Maker still remains a mind-boggling scenario left for my readers to judge by the end of this discussion.
Dr Richard Amoako Baah, a former Political Science lecturer at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has argued that the continent's high rate of coup d'etats is a sign that democracy is failing in Africa. He stated that as long as people vote for politicians solely to enrich themselves, it is a sure sign that democracy has failed on the continent.
Mamady Doumboya Dubbed the Rawlings of Guinea: Other Rawlings Types Called Upon to Emerge by Netizens
The recent coup that has taken place in Guinea has revealed a lot of things that has been going through the hearts and minds of Netizens. It seems the citizens of the various countries in Africa has an issue with their leaders. As a result of the coup, some citizens saw it as an opportunity to express their hearts desires and concerns concerning the situation that most citizens see to be alarming in Africa.
Sunday, 12th September 2021 The former president of Ghana HE John Dramani Mahama made a public statement to the effect that the next election will be a do or die affair at the polling stations. The former president was answering questions relating to the NDC's preparedness towards the 2024 election on Akina FM in Techiman when he made the pronouncements.
Today is the birthday of Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, Let us take this time to consider what kind of society we have today and what kind of society we want to establish for future generations. I won't go into detail about Nkrumah's greatness: the massive efforts he took to industrialize Ghana, the mass creation of jobs, and his unwavering belief that we owned our economy's commanding heights.
Jerry Rawlings, who was Head of State of Ghana from 1981 to 1993 and President of Ghana from 1993 to 2001, created the National Democratic Congress (NDC), a social democratic political party in Ghana. The international community put pressure on Ghana to restore democracy after the formation of the Provisional National Defence Council (PNDC), which ruled after a military coup on December 31, 1981.
A reader may ask: "What inspired the writer to come up with this historical title?" The answer to the above question spreads throughout the entire article, and by the time we are comprehensively done with it, we will have love to appreciate it in an unforgettable manner.