Ears On Wheels

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Incarceration sometimes puts a prisoner’s brain at the mercy of insanity, and it was this assumption that led me to believe that Amakye’s nightly wailings were as a result of his brain being incapable of handling the stress of being imprisoned.

I was mistaken.Amakye’s nightly wailings were as a result of a ghost that was bent on tormenting a confession out of him. Despite the nocturnal visits from the opposite side of life, Amakye refused to confess because of an oath he had sworn.


His songs and lyrics have stirred controversy in the industry and he is undoubtly described as one of Ghana’s finest traditional gospel music legends. The...