talking drums 1986-03-17 page 09 ghana why the killings go on
Reflecting on the mysterious death of Catholic Father Charles Kukah. Our middle pages of magazines were full on explanations on "the modus operandi of official hit-squads in Ghana today'. We would list
The Catholic church that had been challenging the excesses of the regime, got the message. We stopped hearing much about Cardinal Gantin. And so we turned to the sports pages for relief. Anything to turn away from the grimness of 'The Ethiopian Way' that Rawlings and Tsikata were dealing us. We reaped the wages of Thermidor.