Ghanareporters.com is a platform that enables traditional journalists, citizen journalists and the general public to contribute stories, reports, articles and analyses towards reducing corruption, and encouraging public transparency and accountability in Ghana and beyond.
GhanaReporters is run by a network of politically non-aligned, and progressive Ghanaian citizen reporters, who are committed to affecting positive change, promoting national development and Improving information access.
The network is especially keen on the use of social media as a tool for affecting positive change.
GhanaReporters is Interested in top investigative reporting, top government and business reporting, best anti-corruption reporting, exclusive political reports, breaking News, political commentaries, Incisive Op-Eds, and business & financial analyses.
The network is economically and politically independent, making its reports and analyses free of partisan politics and conflict of interest.
GhanaReporters is totally committed to abiding by the cardinal principles of good journalism – truth, accuracy, and fairness.
In a country that is divided along political lines; in a country where the media is mainly aligned to major political parties, and where news reports and analyses are skewed in favour of government and political parties, GhanaReporters seeks to be the voice of truth and dignity with respect to news reporting in Ghana.
Our immediate objective is to monitor and report on the Ghana 2012 Elections. We acknowledge that Ghana faces a major challenge in ensuring that the elections are free and fair, so we will play our part in terms of monitoring, evaluating, and whistle blowing, so as to ensure that the right things are done.
Our mission during the elections will be to provide accurate and incisive reports and news stories for the benefit of Ghanaians and Africans home and abroad.
With truth, accuracy, balance and fairness being our core values, everything we do as GhanaReporters will be independent, unbiased and executed with the utmost integrity.
We’ll prioritise investigative journalism as we look to find and report the truth, fairly, honestly and unfailingly. We’ll also focus on development journalism as we look to contribute towards the acceleration of Ghana’s economic development.
In doing all this, we’ll uphold the utmost ethical and professional standards.
To affect positive change and promote national development in Ghana using the Internet and social media as our basic tools.
To become the most credible and respected online media network in Africa by 2013.