You are here: HomeWallOpinionsArticles2008 05 09Article 143373

Trans Volta Togoland and the refuseniks of the union with Ghana

Comment: TO KOFI

Author:
Major
Date:
2008-05-09 12:21:28
Comment to:
FALSE STORY


Now that I am grown, I have wondered what my fate, and that of the place of my birth, would have been if the reunificationists had won and we had joined Togoland or become a tiny independent landlocked country. We would have been an English speaking minority trying hard to learn French. We would have watched on as Ghana chalked successes in football and attained fame in other things. As it is, I grew up in Nkrumah’s Ghana and enjoyed
KOFI, YOU HAVE DONE WELL BY TRYING TO ENLIGHTEN US A BIT OF OUR HISTORY.THE ONLY DISAGREEMENT I HAVE WITH YOU IS WHAT I HAVE PASTED ABOVE. IS IT NOT POSSIBLE THAT THE EWES WOULD HAVE BEEN BETTER OFF IF THEY WERE IDEPENDENT. AFTER ALL THEY ARE SMART PEOPLE AND WILL BE ABLE TO TAP FROM THE ENGLISH AND THE FRENCH. THE EWES ARE GIFTED LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND CAN SURVIVE ANYWHERE. THEY WOULD HAVE BEEN SAVED FROM SOME WHO THINK GHANA BELONGS TO THEM AND THEREFORE HAVE GUTS TO SAY "YE GYE YE MAN". THEY WILL ALSO NOT WITNESS THIS LEVEL OF CORRUPTION AS WE ARE WITNESSING TODAY HERE IN GHANA.

This article is closed for comments.

05-05 23:42
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TO KOFI
Major
05-09 12:21
MIKE OTCHERE{CANADA}
05-11 15:19