Akogun Akomolafe

  • 14 November 2007 at 20 : 08 PM

    Ghana Police Farce

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    Ghana Police Farce

        Hardly a day passes without a report of a police sleaze being mentioned here or there. In order to find out why the reputation of our men in blacks have suddenly nose-dived so badly, I went to look for some answers at the Police headquarters in Accra. The Public and Corporate Affairs department […]

     

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  • 10 November 2007 at 13 : 00 PM

    G8 Blues

    Posted by in Blog , Satire 0

    (satire by Femi Akomolafe)   Frank Owusu, the Chief Protocol Officer at the mouthfully-named Ministry of Foreign Affairs, NEPAD and Regional Integration (let’s call it MINFARI) here), was in an ebullient mood when I met him last week. He certainly has plenty causes to be jubilant. As the right hand man to the Honorable Minister […]

     

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  • 9 November 2007 at 11 : 00 AM

    On the Sino-African relationship

    Posted by in Blog , Polemics 2

    (published in the New African Magazine, November 2007 issue, pp8-9)   International Relations Course 101 teaches that: “In international relations, there are neither permanent friends nor enemies; only national interests are permanent. It was like Lord Chesterfield apt observation that: “Politicians neither love nor hate. Interest, not sentiment, directs them.” What this means in plain […]

     

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