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

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Armed security officers swoop down on Citi TV premises to arrest staff

The recent arrest and interrogation of Citi TV reporters Caleb Kudah and Zoe Abu-Baidoo, by intelligence officers, tarnishes Ghana’s freedom of expression image.

Police officers stand near a signpost indicating the way to the Electoral Commission, in Accra, Ghana, 8 December 2020, as Ghanaians await results of presidential and parliamentary elections, PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP via Getty Images

Ghanaian journalist assaulted during casino raid

Journalist Peter Tabiri was assaulted and had his phone smashed by alleged Ghana National Security operatives conducting a raid on a casino.

The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (C) and electoral officials stand for the national anthem before announcing the results of the presidential election, in Accra, Ghana, 9 December 2020, PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP via Getty Images

Veteran journalist Manasseh Azure to head ‘The Fourth Estate’

MFWA’s latest independent, non-profit investigative journalism project – The Fourth Estate – will focus on promoting transparency, accountability and anti-corruption in West Africa.