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Sometimes too the difference in approach to the struggle can lead to factionalism and ideological rivalries. In this phenomenon, Ghana saw the breakaway of Nkrumah from the elitist United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC) to form the Convention Peoples Party (CPP) which eventually won the votes of the masses. Whilst the UGCC was negotiating independence on the dining table, the CPP of Nkrumah tapped into the energy of the Ghanaian on the street demanding independence now. In Palestine it is a split between a moderate group wanting to coexist peacefully with Israel and a more militant Hamas Faction with the reputation of terrorism. Is there a common ground for unity? John Milton in his book ‘Paradise Lost’ referred to Satan when he said it was better to rule in hell than to serve in heaven. At this doom hour of their nation’s history, the best they could ever do is to rally behind their legitimate leaders and rescue their land from the predator. The state of Palestine can only be successful when there is peace among the Palestinians.
Years had gone and the war in Northern Uganda was abetting, peace was coming back but nothing was certain. So now the men had sneaked back to the village they used to call home to see what they could do. They were young men. They were the advance guard. If all went well on this mission others would follow. The advance guard would mobilize the people to return. The old vibrant life of the community would rise again. Perhaps in time the village would thrive again. It was better to rule in hell than to serve in heaven. Those thoughts again. For sure none of these men had heard of John Milton much less read .