21Aug

Anti-corruption strategy only a plan — Study

Date: Aug 21 , 2019 BY: Caroline Boateng A study by the Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC) has established that the country’s anti-corruption strategy was only a plan, because there was no commitment towards its implementation. According to the findings, the government, politicians and other implementing agencies, showed little commitment of the implementation of the strategy. […]

16Aug

Protect kids against harmful cultural practices – Parents charged

August 14, 2019 Director of Public Education at the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) Nana Yamfoa Amua-Sekyi has urged parents to up their game in parental responsibility and desist from allowing their children partake in harmful cultural practices like child marriage. She further tasked parents to not neglect their children to wander […]

15Aug

Dismissed GCB staff petition CHRAJ

Date: Aug 12 , 2019  BY: Caroline Boateng Thirty-six former staff of the Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB), dismissed in April this year, have petitioned the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) for wrongful and unfair dismissal. They want CHRAJ not to only declare the termination of their employment contracts as unfair, wrong and […]

24Jun

Creative arts urged to embark on anti-corruption projects

Last Updated: Jun 23 , 2019 , 11:15 | Date: Jun 23 , 2019 , 11:15 BY: Daily Graphic The Greater Accra Regional Director of CHRAJ, Ms Mary Nartey, has tasked those in the creative arts industry to use their talents to fight corruption. This is because they have the ability to influence people’s behaviours and attitudes […]

07Jun

CHRAJ probes Freddie Blay over 275 buses

Date: Jun 05 , 2019 , 07:50 BY: Caroline Boateng – Graphic Com.Ltd The Chairperson of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Freddie Worsemao Blay, will on Friday, June 7, 2019, face committal proceedings for contempt of court at an Accra High Court. The proceedings are for his persistent failure to respond to several requests […]

03Jun

169 Institutions adopt new anti-corruption reporting system

Date: May 29 , 2019  BY: Caroline Boateng One hundred and sixty-nine (169) government and non-governmental organisations have used the National Anti-Corruption online Reporting Dashboard (NACoRD) to report on various efforts to stem corruption in the country. NACoRD, which is an online reporting tool for the proper coordination of all anti-corruption efforts of various bodies […]

30May

Human Rights Institutions In West Africa Congregate in Ghana

Accra, May 30, GNA National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) in West Africa and the Sahel Regions, have started a regional consultation to scrutinize performances with respect to the principles relating to the promotion and protection of human rights. Ms Josephine Nkrumah, Chairperson of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) who chaired the occasion, charged […]