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Kenya Backs African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights Extension

The Government of Kenya has pumped one million dollars as the country’s contribution towards the extension of the mandate of the African Court on...

Kayayei Must Be Included In The Ghanaian Dream-Sector Minister

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, would soon initiate a national dialogue of all actors in the kayayei business to see how...

Two Thrown Behind Bars for Human Trafficking

Two persons, including a nursing mother, have been sentenced to a total of 10 years’ imprisonment for human trafficking by an Accra Circuit Court. They...

African Governments Tasked To Turn Justice Into Reality

The African Court on Human and Peoples Rights has tasked African Governments to turn justice into a reality for the less empowered in 2017. This...

NGOs in Cameroon Convert Human Excreta to Clean Energy

An initiative by youth organisations in Cameroon to turn human waste into biogas is reducing pollution and providing cheap, renewable energy to the growing...
CHRAJ

Gender Ministry Charged To Fight For The Vulnerable

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has commended Cabinet for approving the National Migration Policy and urged the Government to accede...

Black market for human eggs surges in China

Business in the underground market for human eggs is flourishing and remains a serious problem in the Chinese mainland. Advertisements about "egg donation" or "surrogacy"...

China re-elected to UN Human Rights Council

The UN General Assembly on Friday elected China and another 13 countries to the UN Human Rights Council for a three-year term of office...
Participants at the launch of 2016 International day to end impunity for crimes against journalists

Crimes against journalists to be addressed by African Courts

The rate of impunity for crimes against journalists remains extremely high worldwide, according to UNESCO figures, which show that since 2006, fewer than 7...
Goodluck Jonathan

Lord Falana and his human ‘Rice’ rule

Even when we are sufficiently convinced that someone was playing to the gallery there is a danger in not immediately challenging fraudulent claims because...

Burundi receives 12 women trafficked from Rwanda

"This week, the Rwandan police sent us 12 women who were victims of human trafficking. Nine of them were brought back home via Akanyaru...

As Human Beings We Were Only Manufactured – Bibi Bright

Actress, producer and writer Bibi Bright is claiming that human beings were not created by God. “God didn’t create us but we were born, so...

Scholars look at paleo gut for signs to human developmental history

Findings from the study, by an international team of researchers and published in the latest issue of the journal Science, may help calm some...

Drone Attack exposes US dirt and hypocrisy on human rights

The U.S. drone strike strategy has once again exposed its hypocritical double standard on human rights. The Obama administration, concerned only about minimizing the...

Human Trafficking: A genuine Risk to National Advancement

Human trafficking has been Identified as the largest heinous trade in the world after drugs which has a serious crippling effect on national development. According...
Dr Ahmed Yakubu, Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture and United States Ambassador to Ghana, Robert P. Jackson addressing the media on the side-line of the Summit.

U.S. Blames Ghana Over Human Trafficker

He said: “Though government did carry out investigations and some publicity campaigns, last year was marred by the complete lack of prosecutions or convictions...
human trafficking

Sudan condemns US report on human trafficking

The United States publishes an annual report on human trafficking, and this year it lumped Syria and Sudan together with four other Arab countries. The...
Muntari

Muntari Must Be Forgiven but axed from AFCON 2017 team

Muntari exhibited what the GFA described as troublesome behaviour during Ghana’s participation at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. He was suspended...
Namibia Walvis Bay port

Namibian capital struggles with human waste load

Khomas region in central Namibia is where the capital city Windhoek is located. The population of Windhoek is estimated to be about 380, 000. ...

Catholic Women discuss human trafficking

The President of the Archdiocesan, Mrs Margaret Yeboah, said human trafficking and modern slavery present danger to women and children. She urged the...
Dr. Omane Boamah

There is error in economic gains report-Government admits

Edward Omane Boamah admitted on Top Story Wednesday that part of the report that stated, “our current per capita income is also higher than...

Pique Asserts Cristiano Ronaldo is More Human Than Messi

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has declared Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo the best of the human race, but still falls short of his teammate...
Franklin Cudjoe, IMANI Ghana

Franklin Cudjoe Should Know Better 1

There is no question that African leaders, probably with the exception of Kwame Nkrumah and Nelson Mandela and a few others, if we may...
Wpid Money Growth

2016 APEC Peru looks forward to good development growth

In a speech to launch preparations for the summit, Humala said the meeting aims to help create an APEC free-trade zone, strengthen the...
Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch expresses concern over violations in Africa

Releasing its 2016 World Report in Johannesburg, the organization said that while Africa had something positive in 2015, some parts of Africa reported negative...

Kigali Thrown into Human and Vehicular Traffic Jam

  A hawker sells toys to a motorist on Christmas Eve in downtown Kigali. (Doreen Umutesi) Artificial Christmas trees, ornaments and other decorations bedecked buildings...

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...
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DOVSSU reveals statistics on violence against women

Available statistics from the Unit indicates that the country recorded 17,778 cases of various forms of violence in 2014, with assault on women being...
Team Alpha of KNUST with Ms Maidie Arkutu, MD, Unilever Ghana

KNUST Team Alpha take home winning prize

A statement issued by Gabriel Opoku-Asare, Head of Corporate Affairs, Unilever Ghana, and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Wednesday said after an...
Child Abuse

Stakeholders asked to support campaigns against child abuse

Ms Delasey Adepoju, Administrative and Projects Officer, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), who made the call, also urged schools to hold children accountable for...