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GACC charges public institutions to publicize procurement data to curb corruption

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The Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC) has underscored the need for proactive disclosure of procurement data, to enable the public to access and report corrupt...
Antonio Manuel de Oliveira Guterres

UN boss calls for global action to bring world back on track

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for global action to bring the world back on track in face of myriad challenges. The global tests...
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Many Ghanaians are unwilling to report cases of corruption – CHRAJ

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The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has expressed concern about the unwillingness of Ghanaians to report incidents of corruption. This, the...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

Russian doping: corruption and unethical conduct by ex biathlon boss

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dpa/GNA - Former biathlon chief Anders Besseberg was rewarded with prostitutes and hunting trips as he acted under "improper Russian influence" to cover...
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Samsung heir not to appeal 2.5-year imprisonment ruling in corruption scandal

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Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong will not appeal the ruling that sentenced him to two and a half years in prison for corruption...
Lee Jae-yong. [Photo/IC]

Samsung heir sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for corruption

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Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong was jailed Monday for corruption linked to his management succession. The Seoul High Court sentenced Lee,...
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FORDEM urges Ghanaians to renew confidence in state institutions – Prince Baba Alhassan

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Prince Abdulai Baba Alhassan, Founder and Executive Director, Foundation for Reconciliation and Democracy (FORDEM), Ghana, has called on Political Parties to renew their confidence...
Mr Kwame Aseidu Walker

MPs should focus on task ahead-Mr Walker

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Mr. Alfred Kwame Aseidu Walker, Election 2020 Independent Presidential Candidate has called on the Members of Parliament (MPs) to focus on national developmental issues...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerian leader prioritizes security, economy, combatting corruption in 2021

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday his administration would continue focusing on delivering key strategic priorities under the security, economy and anti-corruption agenda,...
Corruption

Tanzania’s Zanzibar leader pledges to fight corruption, misuse of public funds

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Tanzania's Zanzibar President Hussein Ali Mwinyi on Thursday appealed for patience before he made hard decisions on people involved in corrupt practices, embezzlement of...
Hussein Ali Mwinyi

Tanzania’s Zanzibar leader pledges to fight corruption, misuse of public funds

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Tanzania's Zanzibar President Hussein Ali Mwinyi on Thursday appealed for patience before he made hard decisions on people involved in corrupt practices, embezzlement...

We need a holistic approach to fight corruption-Quayson

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Mr Richard Quayson, Deputy Commissioner, Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has said the fight against corruption must be extended beyond the...
Nana Addo

Stabilise the cedi in your next administration – President urged

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Mr Lucky Adzah, a phone dealer at Tongor-Dzemeni in the South Dayi District of the Volta Region has asked the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa...
Nana Addo

Kpando residents expect President to intensify fight against corruption

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Residents of Kpando Municipality in the Volta Region have highlighted the fight against corruption as their topmost agenda for President Akufo-Addo to embark upon...
Mr Setriakor Gagakuma

Let’s resource corruption reporting agencies – Gagakuma

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Mr Setriakor Gagakuma, Ho Municipal Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has appealed to the government to adequately resource corruption reporting...

Rwanda sees growing public participation in reporting corruption

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Rwanda investigated 963 corruption cases in January-November, a big sum compared with previous years, reflecting increasing public participation in reporting the crime, said...
Youth Ministry

NDC to create separate youth ministry

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The next Government of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) would create a stand-alone Ministry of Youth with a renewed focus on addressing challenges peculiar...
Mustapha Hamid

Corruption has no strong connection with NPP Government — Mustapha Hamid

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Mr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, Minister of Inner City and Zongo Development, on Friday said corruption was not dominant on the minds of Ghanaians because the...
Mr Fifi Fiavi Kwetey

Show us your credibility- NDC to President Akufo-Addo

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The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has asked President Nana Akufo-Addo to be sincere to Ghanaians by accepting that he is susceptible to influence. Addressing a...
China’s new reforms to fuel anti-corruption campaigns

Why Akufo-Addo, NPP are scared of Corruption revelations

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As the day for the 2020 election draws closer, the reality on the ground is that Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his New Patriotic...
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Election 2020: We are the alternative – CPP tells Ghanaians

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The Convention People's Party (CPP) says they are the alternative to the two main political parties that have governed the nation for the past...

GII partners Judicial Service to combat corruption

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The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), the local chapter of Transparency International, in partnership with the Judicial Service has organized an outreach programme to combat...
Corruption Reporting

Make judicious use of corruption reporting platforms – GII

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The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), local chapter of Transparency International, has encouraged Ghanaians to take advantage of the available corruption reporting platforms to report...
Fiifi Boafo - Head of Public Affair, COCOBOD

COCOBOD deny allegation of corruption, nepotism in insecticide procurement

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COCOBOD has flatly denied allegations of corruption and nepotism in the use of sole sourcing to procure Transform Akate Insecticides from Agri-Plus Horizon Farm...
Former Attorney General, Martin Amidu

Special Prosecutor’s resignation big blow to anti-corruption fight – GAAC

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Mrs Beauty Emefa Nartey, Executive Secretary, Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC), says the resignation of Mr Martin Amidu, the Special Prosecutor, has dealt a...
Reverend Ismailia Awudu

‘Youth must play active role in consolidating democracy’

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The Reverend Ismailia Awudu, the Board Chairman of the National Road Safety Authority, has called on the youth to play an active role in...
The swearing in of Martin Amidu marks the fulfilment of a major promise by the Akufo-Addo administration

Special Prosecutor submits Agyapa report to President

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Mr Martin Amidu, Special Prosecutor, has submitted his report on the Analysis of the Risk of Corruption and Anti-corruption Risk Assessment on the Agyapa...
Bulgarian Protesters

Bulgarian protesters call off nightly anti-government demos

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The daily evening protests against the Bulgarian government have come to an end after almost four months. The government quarter in Sofia was unusually quiet...

Somali PM vows to intensify fight against corruption, boost economy

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Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble said his government will step up its efforts to combat corruption and misuse of state resources. Roble, who toured...
Integrity Corruption

Lack of self-integrity is root cause of corruption- CHRAJ

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Mr Richard Quayson, the Deputy Chairman, Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has attributed the country's unending corruption phenomenon to the lack...