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Time for Africa to move from talk to action in anti-corruption fight – CDD-Ghana

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) fully endorses the AU’s decision to declare 2018 as African anti-corruption year. While this shows a new direction and impetus to fighting corruption, concrete steps are required to address rising public official corruption in member countries. After 55 years, the dream for a developed and prosperous continent is […]Read More
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Bagbin blasts CID boss

Mr Alban Bagbin has criticised the Police CID for breaching Parliamentary privileges after inviting Mr Anthony Karbo, Deputy Minister of Roads and Highways in relation to investigations into alleged football corruption. The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament said though Members of Parliament (MPs) are not above the laws of Ghana, there were procedures to be […]Read More
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Asantehene pushes for upgrade of public universities

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, wants public universities upgraded to international level through investments in infrastructural facilities. He indicated that such efforts to upgrade public tertiary institutions to bring them not only to international standards, but help to improve quality of teaching and learning in these institutions. The leader of the Ashanti Read More
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Minority chastises gov’t over corruption

The Minority NDC in Parliament has slammed the Akufo-Addo-led government for the lack of commitment to fight corruption in the country. According to them, the latest Corruption Perception Index released by the Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) vindicates the NDC’s position that there is corruption in the NPP’s government. Alhaji A.B.A Fuseini, Ranking Member on Read More