OF FORGOING ALLOWANCES AND LUCKY BLACK STARS

​In this edition, I intend to ramble a little about a few issues that have attracted my attention and which should not be allowed to pass without comment or scrutiny.  President Akufo Addo inaugurated a Committee to plan for the

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TRUMP WALL OVER OUR HEADS

​If it was a boxing match,  this is how the announcer would have made the introductions “ladies and gentlemen, I present to you the Protectionist of our time”! On 20th January,  2017, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th

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LLORENTE PULVERISES LIVERPOOL’S TITLE HOPES

​You could describe it as a shot in the arm and you won’t be wrong. You could also look at it as a sure a sure tire deflator,  and you wouldn’t be wrong either.  Both scenarios aptly describe what happened

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UPSETS GALORE DOWN UNDER

​What really is the colour of an upset in sport? This week has witnessed a lot of upsets in the sporting world some of which could be described as astounding.  One of the biggest events on the sporting calendar is

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FOOTBALL CAN BE FUNNY

When I was a boy growing up in Adabraka, together with some of the other boys, we would sometimes run away to Sahara to watch the prostitutes in action. For children who had been taught that prostitutes were loose and

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LIKE-A THIS,  LIKE-A THAT! 

​Do you expect fireworks or a taciturn vetting? Real action and test of the of the stuff of what the men and women who are supposed to lead and bring to fruition the vision of the Nana Addo’s government would

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AFCON SAILS AHOY

The AFCON is on in Gabon and make no mistake, the heat is on. The unmistakable brand of African football is on show for the whole world to savour. The throbbing of the unmistakable African drums in the stands by

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THE EPL BUBBLES OVER AS AFCON TAKES OFF 0

​What a week end it turned out to be in the English Premier League (EPL). Having lost in the last round of matches to Spurs, most pundits expected Leicester City to do the rest of the league teams a favour

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TRULY GHANAIAN

Ghanaians are a wonderful people. I mean the people are so unique in their ways. They are very good at whatever they set their hearts and minds in.  One indistinguishable and unmistakable trait about Ghanaians is the fact that they

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FROM CORONATION, PLAGIARISM TO WRONGFUL OCCUPATION

With the inauguration and investiture of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo as the 5th President of the 4th Republic, interesting times lie ahead of Ghana. I tell you no lie!  Hahaha. What a ceremony! I mean the colours on display

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