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Live from the WEF Today

by Yaw Nyarko

I watched a live session of the World Economic Forum today – no I am not in Davos but watching this from computer in freezing New York. I logged on halfway through. Prez Jonathan sounded good and very presidential. President Kagame, in asking a question from the floor, was all over the place – unclear […]

Ivory Coast – The Contrarian View

by Yaw Nyarko

  Almost every international body has condemned the incumbent and presumed loser of the recent Ivory Coast election: the African Union, the Economic Community of West African states (ECOWAS), the UN, many African countries, etc.   On the other hand, many of my own African friends and colleagues have voiced alternative views.   They have two main […]

Ivory Coast – Declare Victory and Rule

by Yaw Nyarko

In my earlier post on Ivory Coast, I praised the African Union (AU) and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) for their boldness in suspending Ivory Coast from their bodies to protest the fact that the incumbent would not agree to leave.   Perhaps this was the wrong thing for the AU and ECOWAS […]