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 […]

12Dec

Don’t accept gifts at x’mas …it’s an offence, public officials cautioned

As Christmas draws nearer, the Director in charge of anti-corruption at the Commission on Human Right and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Charles Ayamdo, has asked public officers to be cautious of gifts. He reminded them that per the ‘gift policy’ under the country’s guidelines of conflict of interest, they were neither to solicit nor receive gifts […]

11Dec

Time to confront corruption head on

Date: Dec 11 , 2018  BY: Chris Nunoo – Daily Graphic The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has stated that the government has an unwavering commitment to fight corruption. He said backed by a strong political will, the government hoped to battle corruption systematically,  deliberately and strategically “It is time we confronted corruption head on; it […]

04Dec

Anti-Corruption Week launched in Accra

Date: Dec 04 , 2018  BY: Caroline Boateng – Daily Graphic Ghana’s desire to develop without focusing on aid will be threatened if the battle against corruption is lost, the Minister of Planning, Professor George Gyan-Baffour, has warned. He cautioned that other social and economic interventions for rapid development, as contained in ‘The Coordinated Programme […]