Category Archives: Societal Wits

Scripting what I feel on what I see around me.

Innitfoɔ no rɛba ooo

Last year I compiled a piece and titled it “Note to Our Christmas Burgers”. Judging from how it went viral, it is fair to say people liked it. We are in December, again, and our friends and relatives will seek … Continue reading

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Opana vs the Good Doctor

Aloha! So myself and the Honourable MP for Facebook South, Rodney Nkrumah-Boateng took to play scripting soon after Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia had delivered what my NPP friends say is a succinct response to the budget as presented by the Finance … Continue reading

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Terms of a Road Contract in Sikaman

1. You should be prepared to give me my cut of the contract. You can call it any name you want; 10%, kickback, contract support, appreciation, gratitude…just get me my cut. 2. All other subcontract within this contract must go … Continue reading

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Trotronomics

There are a number of pieces written about trotro so just add this to what you already know. Let’s call this “Trotronomics”. My name is Kwame Gyan and I have quite a number of years’ experience on the matter of … Continue reading

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What the Ghanaian Politician means when he says or does…

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THE DUSTER & THE DRIVER

(this was inspired by my morning ride partner, Joan Coleman) Next time you step out of your house in search of a trotro or perhaps riding in your car, observe what I’m about to tell you. The duster is that … Continue reading

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SUNYANI VS ACCRA

I frankly do not know what this is. I wanted to write, and I wrote. Enjoy it and if you feel like, let me know what you think. Sunyani vs. Accra The quiet in Sunyani vs. The noise in Accra … Continue reading

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CHINA NATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE INTO THINGS GHANAIANS WANT (CNRIITGW)

I imagine the Chinese have an establishment called China National Research Institute IntoThings Ghanaians Want (CNRITGW) or something like that. Otherwise how do they manage to ‘create’ so many things that our people seem so crazy about and somewhat always … Continue reading

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AT THE OPD IN GHANAMAN‘S ASPITI

I imagine four middle-aged Ghanaian women meeting up at a hospital to ostensibly see a doctor over one thing or another. The conversations are usually varied whenever Ghanaian women meet. It will vary amongst groups and may change because one … Continue reading

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