Day: April 19, 2019

How WAEC Set Their WASSCE Questions – 6 Secrets You Must Know

Reading Time: 5 minutes This is what you need to know about how the folks at WAEC set their WASSCE questions every year. I’m about to reveal to you some WASSCE industry secrets that you may never have heard before. And they will shock you! Especially if you’re one of those Senior High School students or WASSCE candidates who …

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Distinguish Between Power, Authority and Leadership

Reading Time: < 1 minute Power, authority and leadership are three difficult-to-separate concepts in Government or Political Science. This brief post is to give you a clear difference between power, authority and leadership. Power Power refers to the ability to coerce or force someone to do something. Authority Authority refers to the right to exercise power. Authority is the legal …

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Top 6 Important Achievements of the United Gold Coast Convention, UGCC

Reading Time: < 1 minute This tutorial highlights six significant achievements of the United Gold Coast Convention (U.G.C.C.) Achievements of the United Gold Coast Convention 1. One notable achievement of The United Gold Coast Convention is that it was the party that pioneered party politics in Ghana. The formation of the United Gold Coast Convention ushered into the Gold Coast …

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Frederick Bourne Commission – Reason for Establishment and Recommendations

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Frederick Bourne Commission was one of the key commissions set up by the colonial government in the Gold Coast in the run-up to the attainment of independence. This tutorial provides you with clear answers to two important WASSCE questions about the Frederick Bourne Commission. The questions are: What was the reason for the establishment …

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The Membership of the United Gold Coast Convention, UGCC

Reading Time: < 1 minute You can now easily answer a question on the composition of the leadership of the United Gold Coast Convention, the first ever political party to be formed in Ghana. Date and place of the formation of the UGCC The United Gold Coast Convention (U.G.C.C.) was inaugurated at Saltpond on 4th August, 1947. Leading members of …

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The Role of Creamy in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 5 minutes I STRONGLY believe that you will be happy seeing this tutorial on the role of Creamy in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless. Once again, I give you a complete outline on the key points worth mentioning in an essay relating to the role of Creamy in Faceless, a novel by the Ghanaian author, Amma Darko. Read also: …

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The Roles of Sylv Po and Harvest FM in Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hello. You are about to enjoy an important tutorial on the roles of Harvest FM and Sylv Po in the development of the plot and themes in the novel, Faceless. Harvest FM and Sylv Po can hardly be separated in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless. One reason for this is that the character Sylv Po is …

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Assess the Character and Role of Onko in the Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 6 minutes I am about to give you the points you need to write a good literature essay based on the character and role of the character called Onko in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless. This post is yet another tutorial on the characters in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless. You are going to find out the important aspects …

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How a Minister of State is Appointed Under the 1992 Constitution of Ghana

Reading Time: 2 minutes This tutorial is about the procedure that is followed in appointing an individual as a Minister of State under the 1992 Fourth Republican Constitution of Ghana? The 1992 Fourth Republican Constitution of Ghana brought to an end more than a decade of military rule under the Provisional National Defence Council (PNDC) administration of Flt. Lt. …

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Assess the Character and Role of Adade in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes Let me show you how to go about answering an essay question on the character and role of Adade in the novel Faceless by the Ghanaian writer, Amma Darko. The character and role of Adade in Faceless In the novel, Faceless, Adade comes across as a typical, middle-class Ghanaian husband and father. Like many of …

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Chapter Summaries of Faceless: Chapter Two

Reading Time: 4 minutes The substance of Chapter Two of Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless is largely about the goings-on in the Adade family. This summary of Chapter Two of the novel Faceless will, therefore, throw a searchlight on the members of Kabria’s family – Kabria herself, Adade, her husband and their three children namely Obea, Essie and Ottu. In …

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Describe the Character and Role of Poison in Amma Darko’s Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes You will find here a straightforward summary of the relevant points to be used to compose your A-Grade essay on the character named Poison in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless. Are you currently studying the novel, Faceless by the Ghanaian writer, Amma Darko? Are you preparing to answer an essay question on the character and role …

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7 Reasons Why Indirect Rule Succeeded in Northern Nigeria

Reading Time: 3 minutes Today, you will finally know the reasons why the British colonial policy of Indirect Rule succeeded in Northern Nigeria. Below is a detailed outline of the points needed to answer this frequently occurring WASSCE question. Introduction Indirect Rule was introduced into Northern Nigeria by Lord Frederick Lugard between 1900 and 1906. It was a system …

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Outline 5 Major Physical Developments that Took Place in Ghana Under the Nkrumah Administration.

Reading Time: < 1 minute Here is a summary of the major physical developments that took place during Kwame Nkrumah and the Convention People’s Party rule in Ghana. This was the period just after Ghana gained independence from the British. Kwame Nkrumah and his Convention People’s Party ruled Ghana from 1952 when Nkrumah became Leader of Government Business to February …

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Ambush Analyzed: Subject Matter, Themes and Poetic Devices

Reading Time: 9 minutes Hello. We are about to do a thorough analysis of the poem, Ambush. Ambush is a poem written by Gbemisola Adeoti, a Nigerian poet. This analysis of the poem Ambush is expected to enable any student of African Literature, and African Poetry for that matter, to get a clear understanding of the subject matter of …

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