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#DropThatChamber: In Praise of Ernesto Yeboah
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#DropThatChamber: In Praise of Ernesto Yeboah

By speaking up in Parliament,  Ernesto Yeboah was showing us how to take some of our power back. MPs knock on our doors, braid hair and pound fufu during election campaigns just to get our votes–and turn around and treat us as if we are their subjects. Ernesto was asserting his right as one of the employers of MPs. Imagine what a strong message we would’ve sent the governing class if we had rallied around him.  What a magical moment if we had turned up the next day demanding a complete withdrawal of the plan.  Continue reading