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Cardi B has disabled her Instagram account over her Grammy Win

The 'Bodak Yellow' hitmaker took home the Best Rap Album prize at Sunday's (10.02.19) ceremony for her debut LP 'Invasion of Privacy', and after...
FDIs

Agona West Assembly involves stakeholders in planning process

The Agona West Municipal Assembly has organized a stakeholders meeting on the preparation of the four-year Medium -Term Development Plan from 2018 to 2021. It...
Gap Between Rich And Poor

Chinese charity organization donates to Rwandan poor, disabled

Chinese charity organization China Guangdong Lions Clubs (CGLC) made donation to the poor and the disabled on Thursday in Kigali, capital city of Rwanda. The...
Rotary

Rotary Club Supports 3 Health Facilities In Ghana

The Rotary Club of Accra Labone has made available 35 wheelchairs in support of three selected health facilities across the country. These are the Komfo...
disability

Ghana Has About 30% Unschooled Disabled Children

Currently, there are more than 30 per cent Ghanaian children with disabilities who are not enrolled in school, Sustainable Aid through Voluntary Establishment...
rape

Kenyan national accused of raping disabled Australian woman

A 21-year-old Kenyan national was formally charged on Monday, with over 20 counts of rape of a disabled woman in his care in the...

Far Away in Karni The Disable are Hopeful

Without sight. Limbless. Diminishing Hope. But Determined! They call it way of life here in Karni, a remote village far off the Upper West Regional...

NPP Group Campaign For Disabled

A grouping in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) ‘Girls Girls for Nana Addo,’ has urged the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to actively support...

Political Parties Urged To Stop Using Children For Advert

The Child Rights International (CRI) says the reduction in the use of children in political adverts was a good step but expressed the hope...
Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso to increase working disabled from 2.2 to 50 percent by 2020

The proportion of working disabled persons will increase from 2.2 percent to 50 percent by 2020 in Burkina Faso, an official has said. ...

Ghana moves to make public facilities accessible to the disabled

The Ghana Standards on Accessibility Design (GSAD) document provides specification on how buildings, roads and recreational centers should be designed so as to make...

CEM: Government must create institutions that supports disabled persons

He said the existence of such institutions in Ghana will not only help make them independent but will also help harness their abilities to...

3 of Ghana’s Disabled Athletes to Shun Paralympics Due to Neglect

Ghana’s three disabled athletes representing the country in next month's Paralympics Games in Brazil have decided to redraw their participation in the upcoming...
disability

Federation demands proper implementation of Ghana’s disability law

Ms. Sirina Mahamadu, the Regional Advocacy Chairperson, said they were unimpressed that a decade after the enactment of the law - Act 715, not...

CHRAJ express concern about negative attitudes towards PWDs

Mr Richard A. Quayson, acting CHRAJ Commissioner in a statement to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, expressed concern about negative attitudes towards PWDs. He...

Donald Trump Bashed for Mocking Physically Challenged Reporter

Donald Trump mimicked the disabled reporter at the rally in South Carolina Mr Trump performed an impression of Serge Kovaleski, who suffers from a...

GFD to organize National Disability Sports Forum

A statement from the GFD signed by Rita Kyeremaa Kusi, said the forum is to discuss and develop a strategy that will guide various...

Assembly presents funds to GFD

Presenting the funds to the members at a brief ceremony, the Municipal Chief Executive, Mrs. Christina Kobinah explained that the amount is for the...

Pakistan’s Abdul Basit Execution Remains On Hold

Abdul Basit?s planned execution last month was postponed but he is still on death row Abdul Basit could not be hanged in compliance with...

Men should freeze sperm at 18 to reduce risk of a disabled child later...

Because the quality of sperm declines with age, men ?should be able to freeze it for free at the age of 18' Younger men...

Cheshire Services Uganda offered sh129m education grant for disabled girls

Many girls with disabilities are not lucky to have an education unlike others The grant that was delivered by Cheshire Services Uganda (CSU) will cater...

Stonebwoy is Ghana’s first disabled artiste to get a BET Awards nomination

GMA artiste of the year , Stonebwoy who has earned his first ever nomination for the Best International Act (Africa) of the 2015 BET...

Disabled person knocked down by crazy bull

Shocking footage via Ruptly Video shows the animal knocking over anything and anyone in its path as it frantically breaks free from a festival...

Student carries disabled friend to class every day in China

18-year-old Xie Xu (left) carries 19-year-old classmate Zhang Chi (right) to school each day Xie met his best friend, 19-year-old Zhang Chi, when they started...
LEAP

UWR has less LEAP beneficiaries with NHIS

Send Ghana, a policy research and advocacy organisation operating in the Upper West Region says, government directive that all beneficiaries of the Livelihood Empowerment...

Pay us through the bank – PWDs

A member of the Eastern Regional Federation for the Disabled, Mr Marko Stanly Nyarko, has appealed to the government to introduce Social Security Numbers...
Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Minister for Energy and Petroleum

Ellembelle MP celebrates Christmas with PWDs

As part of the Christmas festivities, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Ellembelle,Mr Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah has organised an end of year party for...
Jan Tshabalala (left) died along with his wife Julia, right, at their home in Billingshurst, West Sussex in an apparent suicide pact?

A couple found dead at their home had a Christmas dinner

A couple found dead at their home had a Christmas dinner with their disabled children before killing themselves, friends said. Julia and Jan Tshabalala had...

Help Promote Effective Participation Of The Disabled

Ghana joined the entire world on December 3, to observe this year?s annual United Nations day of persons with disability. Initiated in 1992 the...

Institution National Award for the disabled -MP

Mrs Freda Prempeh, Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano North, has called for the institutionalization of a National Annual Award for people living with...