Politics

Independence was a gift to the Colonialists!

by Sammy Darko at October 4th, 2017

They built an airplane and made its route one way only. Changing the pilot from foreigner to African, made no difference in the flight direction or in the destination of the cargo.   THE THESES   Colonialism was a project for the free or cheap exploitation of African resources and for the effective conditioning of […]

Jammeh is gone, what next?

by Sammy Darko at January 22nd, 2017

He said to me..” most dictators are cowards who bargain than flee.  We shall see in six hours’ time” and true to his word, “His Excellency, Bridge Builder, Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya AJJ Jammeh struck a deal with ECOWAS. These were his parting words, “I have decided today in good conscience to relinquish the […]

Politicizing of lawlessness!!!

by Sammy Darko at January 13th, 2017

The silence of the president and his administration on the alleged attacks of NDC faithful and seizure of state property is worrying for two reasons; 1. There is uneasiness at the top hierarchy of the Police administration. Many are unsure of whether they will keep their post, how soon they will go and the reaction […]

Kaizen or overhaul; dilemma of Ghanaians

by Sammy Darko at January 13th, 2017

I am a bit puzzled, that the majority of Ghanaians who voted for change, are already lamenting, just because some form of change has only started with the creation of new ministerial portfolios, an increase of seven (7) from what existed in the previous government, realignment of a few, and in some cases a merger […]

The silent majority; spiral of silence in motion.

by Sammy Darko at November 19th, 2016

How did this just happen? Unusual, unexpected, strange, weird, unprecedented and now bizarre are but few of the words used by mainstream media to describe a bitter election that has produced Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States of America . Many have questioned my fixation on the US elections, after all I am […]