Framework adopted by Ghana police set to improve relationship with the media

Recent articles in Ghana

Excavators work on a small-scale mining site near Dunkwa-on-Offin, central Ghana, 16 June 2013, Chris Stein/AFP via Getty Images

Ghana’s RTI Commission rules on its first ever petition

In a landmark decision Ghana’s Right to Information Commission ordered an information request by journalist Evans Aziamor-Mensah be granted at a cost of US$0.33 and not the US$1,000 initially quoted by the Minerals Commission.

The Ashanti Regional Police Headquarters in Kumasi, Ghana, 7 June 2019, MAHMUD MOHAMMED-NURUDEEN/AFP via Getty Images

Two protesters killed in Ghana

Two more protesters were killed, following demonstrations in the aftermath of the murder of well known social activist Ibrahim Anyass Muhammed, aka Kaaku, in Ejura, Ghana.

People sing during a worship radio show at Accra FM station in Accra, Ghana, 26 April 2021; MFWA was seeking information on the radio stations shut down by the NCA. CRISTINA ALDEHUELA/AFP via Getty Images

MFWA disappointed by ruling on RTI case

Outcome of Accra High Court ruling on MFWA’s Access to Information case against the National Communications Authority proves to be a setback to the notion of enforcing the right to information held by public bodies.