World Press Freedom Day on May 3 is commemorated annually to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and to pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession.
An investigation into the ritual killing of disabled Ghanaian children deemed to be possessed by evil spirits. Every year an unknown number of children – most of them disabled in some way – are murdered in northern Ghana because of the belief that they are in some way possessed by evil spirits set on bringing ill fortune to those around them. Continue reading
Ace undercover Investigative Journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas has hit back at critics who question his style of journalism. Anas, known for his undercover journalism has investigated and produced mind-boggling stories on anti-corruption, health, environment and human rights which have won him several awards internationally. Continue reading
An unspecified number of lives have been lost at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Ghana’s second largest, as a result of equipment break-down. Doctors at the hospital, at a point, refused to admit patients in critical condition because life-support equipment at the Intensive Care Unit had not been functioning for over four months.