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Sir John’s successor, three deputies have not declared their assets

When John Allotey was appointed the Deputy Chief Executive of the Forestry Commission in 2017, he became the first person to occupy that position...

Council of State refuses to grant right to information request by The Fourth Estate

The Council of State has refused The Fourth Estate access to information under the Right To Information (RTI) law. The Fourth Estate filed the request...

What the NPP said about IMF before running to IMF

There was a kenkey party at the inner court of the Ministry of Finance on Friday, March 22, 2019. The participants were the staff...

Rejoinder: Lighthouse loses case against resigned bishop, Larry Odonkor

The Fourth Estate has seen a rejoinder to myjoyonline.com’s republication of our story ‘Lighthouse loses case against resigned bishop, Larry Odonkor, published on June...

Anti-Corruption

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“There was no procurement process” – Transport Ministry contradicts Paul Adom-Otchere on airport X’mas tree saga

The Ministry of Transport has stated that “there was no procurement nor bidding process for the award of contract” in the controversial Christmas tree...

VIDEO: Bribery scandal hits GJA elections, Tobinco boss accused

After two years of protracted conflict and disagreements that have seen mediations in the court of law and the palace, the Ghana Journalists Association...

Asset Declaration: Bawumia, Ofori-Atta, Osafo-Maafo, Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, and 89 others did not fully comply

When President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo was sworn into office in January 2017, one of the first constitutional obligations he embarked on was the...

Health

Billions in the bush: 8 hospitals delayed, abandoned

Governance is supposed to be a continuum, such that development policies and initiatives of an outgoing administration must be seen to its planned completion...

Frontiers lays off Covid-19 testing staff at the airport

The management of Frontiers Healthcare Services Limited, the company in charge of COVID-19 testing at the Kotoka International Airport, has laid off staff it...

The women who “menstruate” through their palm, nose, and mouth

It was late night, and most people had gone to bed. Lydia Ansong, 16, was supposed to be sleeping. But, she was dozing intermittently...

HeFRA fined GH₵30,000 for snubbing RTI Commission, The Fourth Estate

The Fourth Estate had requested information, but the request was ignored. The Right to Information (RTI) Commission wanted an explanation from the Health Facilities...

Human Rights

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NTOASO KILLINGS: How police shot NPP organiser and five others in alleged extra-judicial killings

Wednesday, 29th June, 2022, marked exactly a year since the police shot and killed the 58-year-old polling station organiser of the governing New Patriotic...

FULL VIDEO: Alleged extra-judicial killing of NPP Organiser and 5 others

Wednesday, June 29, 2022, marked exactly a year since the police shot and killed the 58-year-old polling station organiser of the governing New Patriotic...

ECOWAS Court to hear 60 cases, deliver 25 judgments in Ghana

The Community Court of Justice, often referred to as the ECOWAS Court, is heading to Ghana to pitch its judicial camp at the Law...

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NDC National Organiser’s claim on use of guns during demo false

On Day 2 of the Arise Ghana demonstration, the National Organiser of the NDC, Joshua Akamba, said no law prevents him from carrying a...

Ghana’s 2016 Debt Servicing: Gabby Otchere-Darko’s figures false, Kwakye Ofosu’s misleading

On Saturday, July 2, 2022, a day after the government announced its intention to engage the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for an economic recovery...

NSS Deputy Director’s claim on personnel transport allowance completely false

The Deputy Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS), Gifty Oware Aboagye, has said the government does not disburse transport allowance to national service...

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Presidency orders investigation into fake COVID-19 test certificates at Jubilee House Clinic

The Office of the President has ordered investigation into issuance of fake Covid-19 test certificates at the Jubilee House Clinic, the health facility at...

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