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Half-naked photo of “Akufo-Addo” and “Serwaa Broni” in a room forensically fact-checked

A photo of a half-naked man and woman in a room has been trending on social media. The man in the viral photo is...

E-Levy town hall meeting: Ursula Owusu’s claims on UK digital tax completely false

At a town hall meeting in Koforidua on Thursday, January 27, 2022, Communications Minister Ursula Owusu-Ekuful said Ghana’s electronic transactions level (e-levy) was lower...

Corruption Perception Index: Mahama’s worst still remains Akufo-Addo’s best

In 2016, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) campaigned on corruption and promised to wage a meaningful war against...

#AFCON2021 Fact-check: CAF and the Gabonese player “whose mother died before he was born”

Ahead of Ghana Black Star’s group stage match with Gabon on Friday in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroun, some social media...

Fact-checkers call upon YouTube CEO to take four steps against rampant disinformation

January 12th, 2022 More than eighty professional fact-checking organizations from more than 40 countries have sent a letter to YouTube’s CEO Susan Wojcicki   this...

COVID-19 vaccination: Sammy Gyamfi’s use of WHO’s data on side effects misleading

On Wednesday, December 15, the National Communication Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, made a tweet to back his opposition...

Who built the Keta Sea Defence wall? NAPO’s false, misleading claims

On Friday, December 3, 2021, social media in Ghana was flooded with a video of the Energy Minister, Dr Mattew Opoku Prempeh’s appearance on...

The Omicron variant has been named “variant of concern”, but what does that mean?

So far, the World Health Organization (WHO) has labelled five major variants as “variants of concern”, with the latest being the Omicron variant which...

Ghana’s new COVID-19 protocols for international travels – Here’s what you need to know

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has announced new guidelines for international travellers amidst the surge in Covid-19 cases as a result of the newly...

The Omicron variant: what scientists know so far

The world was still recovering from the devasting effects of COVID-19 Delta variant when news of a new, much more powerful and potentially dangerous...

In Aflao, COVID-19 has killed the economy more than humans

Hajia Munira runs a restaurant in Accra New Town. It is often packed at noon. A swarm of patrons, mostly hungry workers nearby meander...

Is it true food prices have not increased? Here are the facts

The Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has challenged the assertion that the prices of food have increased. The minister says data...

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