Ghana opposition party demands central bank governor’s resignation in 3 weeks

The main opposition party in Ghana has given a 3-week ultimatum to the country’s central bank governor and his deputy to resign. The National Democratic Congress accuses Ernest Addison of “recklessness” and mismanaging the bank – with the bank accused of illegally printing money and spending over $8.6m on travel expenses. In the fiscal year 2022, the Bank of […]

US-based organization ‘busted’ in staged child trafficking operations in Ghana

A new BBC Africa Eye investigation for the BBC World Service found that several rescue raids involving one of the world’s biggest anti-slavery charities, International Justice Mission (IJM), resulted in children being wrongfully taken from their families in Ghana. The BBC’s investigative reporter Kyenkyehene Boateng said: “I’ve spent a year investigating a big charity that […]