Reports

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 to 2022, a period that has not witnessed any increase...

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 trainee allowance. The professor, who was the education minister in the...

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 the world. According to 2022 the Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders,...

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 and with which candidate. President Akufo-Addo’s constitutional two-term limit will elapse...

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 lecture was that the government had provided free WiFi for...

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) under President Akufo-Addo as compared to the erstwhile John Dramani...

#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) of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP). While his presentation was...

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 social, economic, and financial state of the country in conformity...

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 had since 2017 built more roads than any other government...