WASHINGTON, DC, United States - Watching the Pacquiao-Clottey boxing match was boringly painful. Not only did Joshua Clottey come to the ring unprepared, but he did not put himself in the match or bout at all. If I were Ghanian, I wouldn’t be proud. Specifically, if I were from Accra, Ghana, my head would hang low. Thankfully, I was from the other Accra.
It came as a surprise since today’s young people have generally been dismissed as apathetic – oblivious to their society and uncaring about its democratic processes.
Excerpts from the book, Shadow of Doubt: Probing the Supreme Court, which will be launched March 16
Dear Madame Secretary:
As you know, the presidential elections in the Philippines are taking place on May 10, 2010. There are growing concerns that place clean, fair and credible elections in jeopardy.
An automatic resignation arising from operation of law is unconditional, irrevocable, and immediately effective