Explosive: Airbus confesses sharing bribes in Ghana as £3bn corruption fine bites

Aircraft manufacturer, Airbus, has confessed to paying bribes in Ghana and other countries between 2011 and 2015 in a corruption investigation of its business deals dating back more than a decade. Court documents obtained by theghanareport.com show that Europe’s largest plane maker has been fined 3 billion pounds for greasing the palms of public officials and fixers […]

C/R: NPP fires Vice-Chair over fraud claims

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has indefinitely relieved the embattled Central Regional First Vice-Chairman of the party, Horace Ekow Ewusi, from his position. This follows his deliberate moves at ignoring directives from the party hierarchy in the region to respond to allegations of fraud by false pretense, jail break and auctioning and pocketing proceeds of […]

Heads of public institutions making my work difficult – Special Prosecutor cries out

The Special Prosecutor, Martin A. B. K. Amidu, says his office is seriously being undermined by heads of public institutions making it very difficult to investigate and prosecute corruption and corruption related matter. These institutions, he said, are simply not complying with his office by making documents available for them study on cases they are […]

Court okays trial of Ofosu Ampofo

A Commercial High Court presided over by Justice Samuel Asiedu, Friday, dismissed an application filed by lawyer of the embattled National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Elder Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, seeking to dismiss some charges preferred against him by the State. Elder Ampofo and Kwaku Boahen, Deputy National Communications Officer of the NDC, […]

Rawlings rejects offer to rename UDS after him

Former President, Jerry John Rawlings has rejected an offer by the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to rename the University of Development Studies (UDS) after him. A draft Public Universities Bill, 2019, which is yet to be tabled before Parliament for consideration has proposed renaming four universities after eminent Ghanaian personalities, including […]