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EU statement on the elections in Nigeria

An EU realease today states that the EU presidency has noted with concern reports of irregularities and of the use of violence in some regions of (...)

| April 2007 | 3745 views

J.H Mensah"s New Development Vision

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong examines J.H. Mensah, President John Kufour’s development planning czar’s new “Made-in-Ghana” development planning vision. Commentary (...)

| April 2007 | 642 views

Blair calls for action on "scandal" of Darfur

According to a 10 Downing Street press release issued this week, Prime Minister Tony Blair(photo) says Britain is in favour of "tougher measures and (...)

| April 2007 | 1382 views

Report on African Civil Society Organizations

The African Civil Society Organizations’ Consultation on AU - EU Joint Strategy for Africa’s Development was held in Accra, Ghana, from 26 - 28 March 2007. (...)

| April 2007 | 1878 views

Paapa Ankomah and Science Education in Ghana

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong writes on the call for science education in Ghana to be driven by Ghanaian and African norms, values and traditions, as Nigerian (...)

| April 2007 | 633 views

Sudan: Journalist Detained and Tortured

By Our Correspondent. The Sudanese authorities recently arrested a journalist working with Sudan Radio Service and released him five days later after (...)

| April 2007 | 511 views

The Trouble with Rawlings

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong, our correspondent in the Canadian capital argues that a shadow floats over Jerry Rawlings’ life - and recent Ghanaian history as well. (...)

| April 2007 | 676 views

Mali: Election Fever Mounts

According to the APA news agency in Dakar, Mali’s Constitutional Court on Sunday confirmed eight nominations for the April presidential election. The (...)

| April 2007 | 735 views

Ghana: Nkrumah’s Son To Join NDC

Culled from the Ghanaian Observer. Dr. Sekou Nkrumah, son of the late Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah of blessed memory(photo), is set to join the ranks of (...)

| March 2007 | 1078 views