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Ghana Politician Calls For Journalist Erastus Asar

Friday, July 23, 2021
Abuja, July 23, 2021 ndash; Ghanaian authorities should ensure the safety of journalist Erastus Asare Donkor and hold politician Kennedy Ohene Agyapong to account for instigating attacks against him, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. In

10 Most Likely To Be Ghanaian President In Future

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Ghana 39;s democracy since independence in 1957 has experienced some appreciable growth and evolved in the last 6 decades with more people yearning to take up leadership roles This is evident in the number of young men and women venturing into the political space which hitherto used to be a rese ...

Ghana Police Detain 2 Citi Fm Journalists, Beat 1 In Custody

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Abuja, May 25, 2021 ndash; Ghanaian authorities must thoroughly investigate allegations that police officers beat journalist Caleb Kudah in custody; arbitrarily detained Kudah and his colleague, Zoe Abu-Baidoo Addo; and deleted photos from their phones, the Committee to Protect Journalists said tod ...

H.E. President John Mahama Appointed As AU High Representative for Somalia

Sunday, May 9, 2021
The Chairperson of the Commission, H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, has announced the appointment of H.E John Dramani Mahama, former President of the Republic of Ghana, as his High Representative to Somalia. As the High Representative for Somalia 39;s political track, President Mahama will work with th ...

Police Detain Ghanaian Journalist David Tamakloe Overnight In Relation To ‘false

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Abuja, April 14, 2021 mdash; Police in Ghana should drop their investigation into journalist David Tamakloe and allow him to report freely, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On April 1, in Accra, the capital, four police officers in plainclothes arrested Tamakloe, editor-in-chief ...

Ghanaian soldiers detain 3 Joy News employees, delete reporting footage

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Abuja, January 26, 2021 ndash; Ghanaian authorities must investigate the recent detention of three Joy News staffers, and hold to account the soldiers who interfered with their reporting, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On January 16, a group of about 30 military officers at the ...

Ghana Journalist Oheneba Boamah Bennie Held For 2 Days, Charged Over Facebook Po

Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Abuja, December 22, 2020 mdash; Authorities in Ghana should immediately drop all charges against journalist Oheneba Boamah Bennie and allow him work freely, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On December 14, Ghanaian police arrested Bennie, a host and commentator with the privately ...

Examplifying Ghana's Democracy

Saturday, December 12, 2020
Ghana has admirably shown its democratic credentials by holding another peaceful elections, both presidential and parliamentary, early December. In a tightly contested presidential election, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, an experienced politician and highly successful business magnet, has been re-ele ...

I Won’t ‘take It Easy, Relax’ In My Second Term; I’ll Still Work Very Hard – Aku

Thursday, December 10, 2020
President Akufo-Addo says he will not ldquo;take it easy and relax rdquo; in his second term of office but he will equally work hard as he did in his first term. In his victory speech on Wednesday, 9 December 2020 following his declaration by the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mrs Jean ...

Ghanaians Anxious As Electoral Commission (ec) Extends Declaration Of Presidenti

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
The Electoral Commission (EC) has extended the timeline for declaring the 2020 presidential election results. It says the new timeline will be communicated shortly. The EC explained that the extension is to ensure that ldquo;collation of results at the Constituency and Regional collati ...
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