• Requiem for a Mother-in-Law Gone Too Soon (3)
    In Memory of Maame Grace Afua Ofosuaa Henaku, 1940-2018) Dalteparin and Tinzaparin, that was what the doctors who ripped open her guts and doctored her body till the soul could not inhabit it anymore left out of the surgical slas ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 hours ago
  • Holala! IGP Guilty Of Contempt
    Reader, the unthinkable has happened. The unbelievable has occurred. The impossible has become a reality. The Head of the Ghana Police Service, the Almighty Inspector General of Police, who travels in a police convoy of at least 4 armoured cars ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 hours ago
  • The Ghanaian “Well-to-do” using Civil Suits to Effect Cu...
    It seems to gradually becoming the norm in Ghana to use the threat of suit, or suing, as a means of silencing people or the public. I find this attitude by our ldquo;well-to-do rdquo;, especially the politicians and those entrusted with higher posit ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 hours ago
  • Of Food Security, Nutritional Meals
    Last Tuesday, Ghana joined the rest of the international community in observing World Food Day. It is a day on which we must reflect on the victims of malnutrition and hunger and work towards ensuring food security in our local setting. While we can ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion4 hours ago
  • Why Cameroonians Must Reject President Paul Biya
    After 36 years in power, the records are there to prove that President PAUL BIYA and the CPDM party have failed the people of Cameroon woefully. Yes, everyone, even the old ldquo;mamas rdquo; in the villages and towns of Cameroon have experienced ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion5 hours ago
  • Through The Haze, A Better Democracy
    Although you wouldn rsquo;t know it from the rhetoric and actions of the Trump Administration, the U.S. is part of the global society. And while most of the U.S. was focused on a Supreme Court nomination that shook our democratic institutions, a w ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion5 hours ago
  • Laying in the sand…and round and round
    -17.10.2018, Accra, Ghana- His face was deep in the sand; he had problems to breath. His body was stretched out, his arms to the side. The sand was trying to dry his tears. Behind him in the far distance were the trumpets of destruction blowing into ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion6 hours ago
  • Vanquishing the Republic: Harry and Meghan in Australia
    ldquo;The establishment of a republic hellip; means insurrectionary war, it means the desolation of a thousand households. When the question shall arise, it will be determined hellip; by balls from cannon and from musket, by grape and shrapnel, by b ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion6 hours ago
  • My first theatre experience: A celebration of excellent medi...
    I rarely put my personal life out there. Apart from the news stories I write as part of my work with Myjoyonline.com, every article I’ve ever written is fiction. Except of course the piece I wrote when my colleague KABA passed last year. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion6 hours ago
  • Gratitude To President Akufo Addo
    First, I am most grateful to God for making the impossible, possible. God of Possibilities, I have no other than you. You took me through all the vilifications and turbulence. Thank you for letting your will be done in me I am extremel ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion6 hours ago
  • The Knowledge Of Our Lord Jesus Christ
    Knowing God through JESUS CHRIST is not only a mental ability, because He is God and a Spirit one has to know Him by exercising our spirit to remain in the HOLY SPIRIT to also know Him and receive revelations. It 39;s not by might or by h ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion6 hours ago
  • The Disappearance Of Jamal Khashoggi And The Hypocrisy Of Th...
    For the past two weeks, international media headlines have been dominated by the mysterious disappearance of a Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi. The journalist, who is a reporter for the Washingtt The Turkish authorities have since launched a mur ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion7 hours ago
  • If You Imprecate On False Grounds, You Also Suffer The Conse...
    It has become virtually my stock-in-trade to quote either my mother or father when commenting about how my views as a child were shaped. My mother, a non-literate, was a sagacious Akan ethno-philosopher. She was also deeply religious, transgressin ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Ghana Needs A Transformational Leader, Not A Santa Claus
    In Ghana today, we have politicians in our midst whose rhetoric only deludes and proselytises millions of unsuspecting Ghanaians. However, what some of these leaders do not often provide is simple, albeit essential: a true leadership. As hi ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Tribute To A Modern Day Hero – Bra Ate Ofosu-Amaah
    Whilst we must stoically accept the passing of Bra Ate, because we knew that he had been unwell for some time, his death nevertheless leaves a deep void. The entire family and his many friends will continue to mourn the death of this man of many p ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Authority For Government Interventions
    The need to have an Authority to have an oversight responsibility over government rsquo;s intervention programmes is apt. The numerous government interventions and their persistent failures need an authority to control the powers given to individuals ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Letter To All Politicians From Northern Ghana
    I send you warmest greetings from the soils of Larabanga.I hope you heard the words of your colleague politician and the member of parliament for the Assin South constituency, Honourable Kennedy Agyepong about your attitude towards your brothers a ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Jack, Where Are You?
    We have all heard this joke said somewhere about how stupid Adam 39;s answer was when in the proverbial Garden of all good things. God asked him- where are you? and he responded by saying, I am naked . Adam had failed the first ever comprehension ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Forgiveness
    We cannot live without forgiveness mdash;without receiving it or without granting it. The unforgiving mind becomes a sick mind, and before long it leads to a sick body. The rabbis advocated forgiving a man three times, Peter suggested seven, but Jesu ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion9 hours ago
  • Shattered Movement
    I met Saminni at the mall the last time and had a good interaction with him. The humility with which he responded to the conversation er. Awwwwww! ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion10 hours ago
  • Apology To Ace Ankomah On MenzGold
    Myjoyonline.com wishes to apologise unreservedly to Lawyer Ace Ankomah for a story published on October 18, 2018 with the headline ldquo;Make Menzgold boss Finance Minister for guaranteeing 200% returns- Sarcastic Ace fires. rdquo; Part of the st ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion20 hours ago
  • Zambia: Various Ways of Observing National Prayer Day
    The web site has a bold inscription on its page ldquo;Start Planning rdquo; with a sub title: ldquo;Prayer Day Zambia rdquo;. This site lists October 18 as a national public holiday in the Republic of Zambia. The page goes on to provide a justi ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion21 hours ago
  • The Oppressive Policy Of Colonial-European Powers On Africa...
    Kwame Nkrumah 39;s effort to liberate the entire African state from the hands of colonial oppression generated hate leading to his overthrow One of the main goals of Europe creating colonies in Africa was to establish control over the continen ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion22 hours ago
  • Modern Day Sodom and Gomorrah: Inside A Gay Club Where Patro...
    A few weeks ago, we got a tip from a fan about a club in one of the populous Nairobi estates where patrons tip the bouncer in order to have sex in the premises rsquo; toilets as reported by ghafla.com. On Friday, my 3 colleagues and I left for the… ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion22 hours ago
  • A common struggle: My journey through anxiety disorders, dep...
    ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion1 day ago
  • Prosecute These Political Criminals And Thugs
    Having miserably failed to permanently regress the intellectual and cultural and technological development of our youths, some operatives of the country rsquo;s main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) are reported to have savagely resorted ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • 3 Attacks On The Gospel
    Anything that prevents the gospel from flourishing is what I 39;m calling an attack. The attacks on the gospel, I suspect, are many but I 39;ve chosen to deal with three of them. Attack 1. On the imagination The imagination is on serious ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • The Police Officer Has One Life So Just Be Careful On The Ro...
    The sudden and unfortunate death of Const. Emmanuel Lamptey at Afienya Snap Checkpoint within the week reminds me of how I have personally come close to death on several occasions on the road as an MTTD personnel and also a police officer who has ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • Fighting Corruption In Nigeria
    Every day, you hear people talk about fighting corruption in Nigeria. Nigeria has become known as one of the most corrupt countries of the world. Nigeria has also become known as the centre of global poverty because of what has been described as ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • Mr. Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie( Sir John) Has Succeeded In Killing...
    In a failed attempt to cause disaffection to the western Regional Minister and MP for Sefwi Wiawso constituency, The C.E.O of the forestry commission has succeeded in kiling the party 39;s support base within the western north. On 14th October,20 ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • Is John Mahama A Victim Of His Own Kindness?
    John Mahama is considered one of the most respected leaders in the world not because of the positions he held, but because he set the example as a great leader He is the man that everyone looks up to and respect because of his personality, his charac ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • How Trump A Defendant Became A Judge To Those Accused Of The...
    The current president of the United States of America, Donald Trump, survived a series of sexual allegations, including non-consensual kissing or groping, against him, prior to becoming the president and after becoming president. In the Uni ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion1 day ago
  • Delta Force, please stop throwing “red meat” to the detr...
    Does Delta Force truly understand the extent of the negative impact the recklessness and sporadically violent attitudes are exacting on the ruling NPP government the vigilantes boastfully claims they sent to power?  ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion1 day ago
  • Oti region is a facade for a hidden political agenda
    ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion2 days ago
  • On what credible achievements are Ex-President Mahama and ND...
    Unsurprisingly, to constantly squall, censure, speak and write about the abhorrent state of Ghana rsquo;s economy during the erstwhile NDC administration which the party faithful gleefully perceive as an innocuous or an inconsequential issue, is to b ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Afriyie-Ankrah’s GYEEDA confession an...
    In 2013, Ghana was hit by one of the biggest corruption scandals ever recorded since it become a nation-state in 1957 and become a republic in 1960. It is considered the biggest in terms of the quantum of money and the personalities involved. The sca ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • The Lord Who Called You Out Of Darkness
    Brethren our call by God 39;s grace to be His is more than just enjoying yourselves or entertaining ourselves when we meet in His name. God 39;s vision for the CHURCH is far beyond hundreds of generations of ages ,remember He is the Ancient or D ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Much Ado About Obasanjo Atiku Reunion
    Before the 2003 presidential elections, former president Olusegun Obasanjo who was seeking reelection was humbled by his then vice, Atiku Abubakar. Atiku was then a demigod and Obasanjo had to bow before him for blessing. There were clear indicati ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Kavanauge Confirmation; A Shame For Democrats But A Victory ...
    President Donald Trump 39;s second Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanauge was confirmed by the Senate on 6th October, 2018, and few hours after the confirmation in the same day, he was sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts. The Senate vote ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • A Dishonest Health Minister 
    Hi Kweku Agyeman Manu, Greetings from Binduri. I understand you are having a field day in Berlin where you are currently attending the World Health Summit. You were asked to deliver a speech on the challenges in achieving universal health coverage ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • The Cry Of A Concern Parent On The Failed Free Senior High S...
    Fellow parents, we were told that children will be given facilities of churches to hold classes: the gold track students, yet to enter. ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Can We End Tobacco Pandemic Without Holding Industry Liable?
    The disease burden, death toll and economic loss caused by tobacco is mountainous enough to warrant urgent action globally. Over 7 million deaths every year and more than US$ 1.4 trillion economic cost cripples the global economy - can this be ignore ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • A Reviewed Paper On The “Hypnotized” A Poem Writ...
    Gladys Mbilla Allasid is a Pan African woman that has scribbled many poems on different themes. I have followed her pieces with keen interest but that particular piece the hypnotized touches my heart. The title alone, in my own view, is a canopy ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Ebola Pandemic Is About To Begin
    Deadly diseases such as Ebola is only one flight away. The U.S. government must start taking preparedness seriously. And at this very moment, the World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has convened an emergency committee ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • The Ebola Pandemic Is About To Begin
    A deadly disease such as Ebola is only one flight away. The U.S. government must start taking preparedness seriously. And at this very moment, the World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has convened an emergency committee on ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Dress for Success is till good advice, particularly for star...
    Before I exited corporate (whatever that means) to start my entrepreneurial journey, wearing suit jacket and tie was regular sartorial code. It was a requirement. In fact, part of my job as an operations manager with my last employer (a bank) many ye ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Which Ghanaian Government Can Provide Quality Health Care In...
    In all the African countries, including Ghana, since it rsquo;s the government rsquo;s priority to provide a better health system to sustain the weak and fragile ones already in the cities, the essence of providing of rural areas health facilities ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Afriyie-Ankrah’s GYEEDA confession an...
    In 2013, Ghana was hit by one of the biggest corruption scandals ever recorded since it become a nation-state in 1957 and become a republic in 1961. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion2 days ago
  • “Incompetent” – The Word That Is Killing Mahama Softly
    I hear the incompetent one says he wants to come back. He wants to come and do more damage, as if he didn't do that damage. Well, we are waiting for him. We are waiting for him. We are waiting for him. Oh My God 'Prophet' Dr. Alhaji Ma ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Imani Alert: What value will the Nation Builders Corp progra...
    Governments across the world particularly in developing countries have renewed their commitments to fighting youth unemployment in recent years. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion2 days ago
  • Ghana’s disparities are staggering and getting worse
    Conversations at social gatherings almost always end with the concern that Ghana has become sharply divided, intolerant and polarised, especially around the two dominant parties and individuals who lead them. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Opinion2 days ago
  • Gowon’s Injustice To Taiwo: Curse On Nigeria?
    After reading the book titled A gift of sequins: Letters to my wife, Victor Banjo by Olayinka Omigbodun, the second daughter and third child of late Lt. Col. Victor Banjo, I began to think that the huge injustices done in Nigeria against ourselv ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Father’s Scarecrow, My Sex Life And Millennials: Part I
    Today (October 16, 2018) marks three years since my childhood friend (pseudonymously called Dwamena) died of AIDS. Dwamena and I were both Zongo boys, who grew up together in Maamobi, Accra, in the 1980s. I was only three weeks older than he was. ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Can A Fig Tree Produce Olives?
    Many at times christians falls short of expressing their FATHER and the one who called us into this freedom .Alternatively many of us teaches, preaches,etc,etc, as if we 39;re saints and our audience deserves these more. When actually we must be ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Making Kantanka Even Greater: An Assessment Of A Pro-Manufac...
    Manufacturing activity can best be described as an extremely scarce phenomenon in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). We often describe it in the simple future tense when talking about it in our part of the world. For example, ldquo;we will become industriali ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Battle Of The Sexes Proxy For Sexual Abuse
    Professor Blassey Ford is not Hauwa Liman an African woman the last time we checked but she carried all the stigma of Boko Haram girls that were sexually abused or killed. She predicted the pain and psychological trauma she would go through if she ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Somalia Needs True Freedom, Peace And Progress
    Somalia is a unification of two regions (southern Somali regions of Italian colony and northern regions of the British protectorate). Both regions united in 1960, after both regions gained their independence from their former colonies: the ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • What Our Police Officers Need To Know
    There is a common knowledge that human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge. The case at hand now is base on emotions and not knowledge or desire. Practice self-awareness, self-evaluation, and self-improvement. If ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Highlighting 1M Job Losses Without Corresponding Gains: An I...
    I was taken aback reading the Centre for Socioeconomic Studies (CSS) research findings which claim that over one million Ghanaians have lost their jobs in the industrial, banking, mining, media, and services sectors since 2017 (See: lsquo;Over 1 ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • President Akufo-Addo’s Foreign Diplomacy And Leadership Is...
    The image of Ghana is soaring and gaining huge respect on the international stage, thanks to the massive experience, sincere leadership and the diplomatic style of H.E. President Akufo-Addo. With his fluency in both the English and French language ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion2 days ago
  • Vice-President Bawumia, Don’t Take Common Ghanaians For Gr...
    In politics, when things are not going well and the citizens start complaining, that should be a time the ruling party has to be careful in what they say because a wrong statement can cause unrest and may probably lead to something else. Under the ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • Mahama’s Presidential Ambition; His Ritual 12-Others And T...
    On the 7thof December this year, the largest Ghana rsquo;s opposition National Democratic Congress, NDC, will be heading to a National Special Delegates conference to elect its presidential aspirant for the crucial Presidential election ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • Women In Peacekeeping: An Operational Imperative
    Some 8,000 women are currently deployed in our 14 peacekeeping missions across the world, more half of them wearing the police and military uniform. However, as the United Nations strives to reach gender parity by 2030, women represent less than 5 ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • Delta Force, Please Stop Throwing ‘Red Meat’ To The Detr...
    Surely, it takes the grassroots elements to build the foundation and ensure a winsome political machine in multiparty democracy. For instance, the crucial role the NPP foot-soldiers played during the days leading up to the general election in 2016, w ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • Buhari, Thatcher, And The Tale Of Two Tough Personalities
    In early 1979, the British Labour Government lost a motion of vote of no confidence at the House of Commons forcing it to call an election. The election saw the Margaret Thatcher-led Conservative Party securing a parliamentary majority and ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • A Leader Will Not Waste Any Blessing From God
    God blesses each person with some abilities. We discover in life that God has blessed each of us with the abilities to achieve certain things. Unfortunately, those whose minds do not have the latitude to comprehend the good that will come out of the ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • Ho: OLA Girls SHS overrun by lesbianism – Parents pull...
    A lot of people has expressed worry at how lesbianism has gained roots in Girls-only Senior High Schools in the country. According to some people, the spate of the abominable act in girls rsquo; schools demands both government and divine intervent ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • Professors And Their Retirement Age
    During the last matriculation ceremony at the University of Professional Studies Accra (UPSA) the Vice Chancellor, Prof Abednego Okoe Mantey appealed to the government to save the public universities from losing their professors and senior lecturers. ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • The Police Must Move To Stop Deceptions By Pastors
    Last week Tuesday, members of the Offinso Traditional Council and the nation were stunned by the disclosure that some pastors in the country rely on the connivance of fraudsters to perform 39;miracles 39; in their churches. ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
  • The White Elephant At The University Of Ghana
    The University of Ghana (UG) is the nation rsquo;s premier university and enviably one of the three Universities that was established in British West Africa in 1948. Formerly, UG was called the University College of the Gold Coast an affiliate col ... more
    ModernGhana -Opinion3 days ago
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