Home Tags Penplusbytes

Tag: Penplusbytes

Penplusbytes calls on Ghana police to investigate Ayawaso West Constituency Violence

A section of Ghanaians located in Ayawaso West Wugon constituency of Ghana’s capital went to the polls on 31st January 2019 to elect a...

Penplusbytes Condemns The Killing Of Ahmed Hussein-Suale

Penplusbytes has followed the news of the killing of Ahmed Hussein-Suale, an investigative journalist with the Tiger Eye PI team, with a deep sense...

Penplusbytes Gets New Executive Director

Kwami Ahiabenu II, the Founder and executive director of Penplusbytes is stepping down at the end of the year 2018, and the Board of...

Gov’t on track in the fight against corruption-Anti-Corruption report

The maiden report of the Metogu Anti-Corruption Survey has indicated that the Nana Addo led NPP government is on track in the fight against...
Corruption

NPP Government Losing The Fight Against Corruption In Ghana

Penplusbytes’ METOGU! Study findings on Anti-corruption indicates, some Ghanaians hold a perception that government’s attitude in delivering on its promises to curb corruption is...
Red Flag Movement

Penplusbytes Forms Anti-corruption Project “Red Flag Movement” To Fight Corruption

Ghanaians' perception of corruption especially within the public sector service delivery/political circles remains high. This is possibly due to the number of alleged corruption...
Penplusbytes

Penplusbytes Media Fellowship Programme on PWDs launch

Pensplusbytes, a Non-Profit Organisation has launched a Media Fellowship programme where six fellows from the media could apply for grants to support on-going advocacy...
basic hygiene

Market women in Kaneshie sensitized on basic hygiene

The Janok Foundation, a community-based organisation in the Ablekuma Central District, has educated the Kaneshie Market Women on basic hygiene as part of this...
Fake News

Fake News In Ghana Is Becoming A Crisis – Penplusbytes

A debut study by Penplusbytes on Fake News in Ghana has shown that, the Ghanaian media landscape does not have systems, budgets or trained...
Penplusbytes Impacts

Penplusbytes Impacts The Lives Of The Mentally Challenged In Battor

As part of giving back to society and also contributing to the lives of socially excluded children in the Ghanaian society, Penplusbytes, on Wednesday,...
Penplusbytes

Penplusbytes Supports Special School on Easter

As part of the Easter festivities, Penplusbytes has donated assorted items to the Three Kings Special School for the Mentally Handicapped at Battor in...
Penplusbytes

Pass Affirmative Action Bill – Penplusbytes Charges Government

Penplusbytes and its partners are hereby calling on Government to as a matter of urgency pass the Affirmative Action Bill, while taking into consideration...
CHRAJ

CHRAJ Holds 2017 Anti-Corruption Week

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) and its partners, will host its 2017 Anti-Corruption Week and National Anti-Corruption (NACAP) conference on...
Health

Ghana host 3rd Biennial Scientific Conference

Ghana would from Monday November 27 to Tuesday November 28, host the 3rd Biennial Scientific Conference on Medical Products Regulation in Africa that would...
open defecation

Open defecation engulf clinic in Wa

Open defecation has engulfed the Busa Community Clinic under Wa Municipal exposing the health of both patients and health personnel at the facility to...
HIV-and-AIDS

MMDAs Cautioned Against Misapplying HIV/AIDS Funds

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to stop misapplying funds meant to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS infection. Mr. Mukaila Adamu of...
Journalists

IDEI 2017: Promoting Offline & Online Safety of Ghanaian Journalists

November 2 marks the International Day to End Impunity for crimes against Journalists (IDEI); a day set aside by the United Nations General Assembly...
oil

Penplusbytes and GOGIG builds media capacity on oil and gas

Penplusbytes with support from Ghana Oil and Gas for Inclusive Growth (GOGIG) is implementing a 6-month “enhancing the role of the Media in promoting...
Charlotte Osei EC Boss

Ghana’s EC Chair, Deputies Should Step Down – Penplusbytes

The importance of a National Elections Commission (EC) cannot be overemphasized as they embody the legitimacy and credibility of the electoral process, which is...
LEAP

Professor Calls For Investment Capital For LEAP Beneficiaries

The Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme is a useful undertaking that is helping improve the living conditions of beneficiaries in Ghana, a Senior...

Penplusbytes, empowers citizens to demand accountability from duty-bearers

As part of its intervention of closing the gap between the government and the citizenry , Penplusbytes has taken a giant step by implementing...
Social media

Election 2016: Penplusbytes calls for judicious use of social media

Penplusbytes is calling on all Ghanaians to use social media responsibly on Election Day by reporting election related incidents on social media and getting...
Youth participants at the forum

Penplusbytes organizes the-day training seminar for journalists

Under the Project, Penplusbytes and the NRGI have since 2009, trained more than 50 Ghanaian journalists in the knowledge and skills needed to effectively...

Penplusbytes, NRGI holds 3-day refresher workshop

A 3-day refresher course for past trainees of Penplusbytes/Natural Resource Governance Institute’s “Strengthening Media Oversight of the Extractive Sector” media training...
Ghanaian journalists

Journalists To Be Trained On Reporting With ICTs

While Ghana has been lauded for electoral success in times past, there are challenges with participatory, transparent and accountable governance which have accounted for...

Election Reporting Workshop For Journalists Ends In Accra

A 3-day Data Journalism Workshop to train selected Journalists from Ghana’s southern sector has successfully ended at the Maxlot Hotel in Accra. The Workshop,...

US Embassy, others school journalists on elections reportage

Selected Journalists drawn from media houses across the country are participating in a 3-day intensive data journalism bootcamp session designed to equip them...

Penplusbytes Social Media Index Track Shows Mahama At The Top

President John Mahama leads the pack of presidential candidates on Penplusbytes’ 2nd Governance Social Media Index (GSMI) which tracks the relevance and effective...

Ghana passes law to deal with discrimination against persons living with HIV/AIDS

Parliament has approved a three year maximum jail term for discriminating against persons living with HIV/AIDS. This follows the passage of the Ghana AIDS Commission...
Oil And Gas

Stakeholders call for greater inclusion of oil and gas issues in electoral process

Penplusbytes, with support from Ghana Oil and Gas for Inclusive Growth (GOGIG) and International IDEA officially launched the “Ghana Elections 2016 – Amplifying Oil,...