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Here’s how electricity tariffs have changed in the last 10 years

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has proposed a 148% increase in electricity tariffs. According to the ECG, the increment is to cover 2020...

Teacher trainee allowance: Prof. Naana Opoku-Agyemang’s claim misleading

The 2020 vice-presidential candidate of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, has said her party did not cancel the teacher...

Ghana records 100% drop in press freedom ranking, worst in 17 years

Ghana’s celebrated press freedom status has deteriorated, pushing the country down on the ladder of the league of countries with the freest media in...

Winning Election 2024: What exactly does the EIU report say?

Barely two years after the last elections, tensions have already started brewing in Ghana’s political space about which party will win the next elections...

FACT-CHECK: Has Gov’t provided free WiFi for over 700 SHSs?

On Thursday, April 7, Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawmia delivered the much-anticipated lecture on Ghana’s economy. One of the claims the Veep made at the...

Prof Adei’s claim that corruption was worse under Mahama’s gov’t completely false

A former chairman of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Prof Stephen Adei, has said there is improvement in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI)...

#BawumiaSpeaks: Here are the false, misleading claims in the Veep’s economy speech

Yesterday, Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia addressed an auditorium packed with top government officials, the media, party leaders and the tertiary students wing (TESCON)...

SONA 2022: Contradictions in the number of trees planted during 2021 Green Ghana Day

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday, March 30, 2022, delivered his seventh State of the Nation address (SONA). It was a report card that covered the...

SONA 2022: Has the NPP govt indeed built 10,875 km of new roads?

At the State of the Nation Address (SONA) yesterday, President Akufo-Addo said his government’s performance in road construction was unprecedented. He said the NPP government...

Dubai-Expo 2022: Akufo-Addo’s claim on Ghana’s Foreign Direct Investment completely false

President Akufo-Addo has touted Ghana’s economy as the best when compared with its West African neighbours. Highlighting the country's achievements in trade and investments at...

E-levy: This is what happened when other African countries passed it

The finance minister, Ken Ofori Atta, announced the government’s intention to introduce the Electronic Transactions Levy (E-levy) in November last year at the reading...

Hopeson Adorye’s claim that NDC blew $131 million from 2011-2013 on capacity building false

The Convenor of Pro-NPP group, #Fixingthecountry, Hopeson Yaovi Adorye, on March 10, 2022, made a Facebook post claiming that the National Democratic Congress (NDC)...

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