Ghana’s Democratic Journey By Rebekah Awuah

| Updated Mar 24, 2017 at 8:00pm


Ghana: Keeping one of Africa's stars of democracy shining


Ghana has had a checked political history with about six coup d’états. However, the country has made some significant gains after the last coup in 1981.The ushering in of the new Constitution that heralded the fourth Republic brought some sanity and fairness in the country’s elections. Since then, a number of media outlets both print and electronic have flourished. The media is vocal and exposes the rot in society. GBC 24’s Rebekah Awuah brings you this story on historical trajectory of Ghana’s democracy, the role of the media and how it can be sustained.