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3 people before court for robbery and rape

Three persons have been remanded into police custody by an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly robbing an Estate Developer and his family. Damascus Israel Nana...
Metro Bus

Gunmen Rape and Rob Passengers on Tamale-Tatale Metro Bus

Four Armed Robbers suspected to be Fulanis on Saturday night attacked Metro Mass Transit LTD bus with registration number AS998Z travelling from Tamale to...

Zimbabwe: Security forces must be held accountable for killing civilians

Amnesty International has tasked Zimbabwean authorities to act swiftly to ensure security forces are held to account for ongoing brutal human rights violations,...

A Christian Brother Raped My Daughter

She died of cancer The problem of suffering/evil has been branded by many Christian Apologist as the toughest question posed against the Christian faith. However,...
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“Rape is rape”: Marital rape, a neglected issue in Ghana

Marital rape is a serious problem that cuts across countries worldwide. However, its magnitude varies from place to place. While both sexes can experience...
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Ghana: farmer placed on remand for 8-years without trial

A 28 year old farmer who has been on remand for eight years without trial at the Ankaful Maximum Security Prison Annex in the...

Ghana Gov’t takes steps to enhance lives of women

The Government has taken concrete steps to enhance the lives of women and creating an enabling environment for their progress and advancement, Madam Otiko...
arrested

Accra Technical University Technician Re-Arrested For Rape

Richard Adu Boakye, a Technician of the Accra Technical University who allegedly raped a 24 year student after she engaged in examination malpractices has...

At least the Law works in Sweden

  The jailing of a Ghanaian soccer star with a second-division Swedish club in the Swedish town of Gavle is quite interesting to me, because...
abortion

Campaign To Reduce Unsafe Abortion Intensified In B/A

The campaign to substantially reduce unsafe abortion, particularly among young women in the Brong-Ahafo Region, has intensified. This is being spearheaded by Global Hands on...
DOVVSU

DOVVSU Issue Battle Cry Against Surge in Child Marriage

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Coordinator of the Police Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) has issued a battle cry against the surge in child...

Sexual Abuse Victims Gets A US$276 million From Catholic Church

The money was divided between thousands of victims, the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse was told. The data, released on Thursday,...
Rape

Footballer Sentenced 20 Years For Defilement

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced Vessel Kwasi Yeboah a footballer to 20 years imprisonment for defiling an eight year old girl at Kisseman,...

Man Accused Of Defiling A Minor In Achimota Forest Reserve

Kwesi Mensah, unemployed accused of defiling a minor in the Achimota Forest Reserve on Friday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Mensah has denied the...
Rape

Mother Seeks Justice For Daughter Defiled To Death

“I want justice,” mother of Ruth Ankomah, a class one pupil of Meshach Academy School at Zenu, in Ashaiman who was defiled and strangled...
Rape

20year Old Apprentice Arrested For Raping A 16year Girl In A Bush

A 20-year old apprentice is in the grips of the police in Ho for allegedly raping a 16 –year- old girl in a bush. A...
jailed

Man Remanded For Organizing Gang Raping An Iced Water Seller

One out of five men who allegedly had sex in turns with a 13 year-old iced water seller has appeared before an Accra Circuit...

Australian man pleading guilty to rape was promoted at university job

An Australian University in North Queensland was under fire Monday for promoting a man, Douglas David Steel, who pleaded guilty to the digital rape...
Rape

Man Accused Of Defilement Says He Only Used His Finger

Ephraim Amuzu, 24-year old man, has been put before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly defiling a 13-year old at Spintex in Accra but...

UN Anticipate Possible Genocide In South Sudan

A United Nations special commission sounded the alarm Wednesday that "ethnic cleansing" is now underway in South Sudan and if there is no international...
Supreme Court

AG dismisses rape allegations against business man

Well calculated attempts to malign Nicholas Mensah Woode, a Tema based business man, with rape allegations by his former girlfriend, one Ernestina Edusah, a...

6 Cuban volleyball team mates charged with rape

The six, aged 19 to 27, denied the charges, District Prosecutor Leena Koivuniemi told dpa. She declined to say...
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Raped Namibian woman shares 22-year battle with guilt and pain

Today, her son is 22 years old, and does not know he was conceived in this way, as Maria never told him. ...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

G7 summit shadowed by fury over the murder of Okinawa woman

Host Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe welcomed leaders and other representatives at Ise Jingu, the country's most-revered Shinto shrine, under the island's unpredictable weather. Abe's...

US military involvement in rapes over a 20-years period in Okinawa

A massive rally is expected in Japan's Okinawa against the rape and killing of a 20-year-old woman allegedly by a male civilian working for...
AFP/File / Tanvir Ahammed Leader of Bangladesh's Jamaat-e-Islami party Motiur Rahman Nizami sits inside a van as he is taken to a prison after being sentenced at the International Crimes Tribunal court in Dhaka, in October 2014

Supreme Court Upheld Death Sentence For Bangladesh Islamist leader

Motiur Rahman Nizami was convicted of murder, rape and orchestrating the killing of intellectuals during the country's 1971 war of independence. He was tried by...
rape

U.S serviceman detained on charges of rape in Okinawa

The U.S. Navy sailor, according to Japan's Kyodo News, was identified as Justin Castellanos, 24, a seaman at the U.S. Navy's Camp Schwab in...
Ghana Police Service

Allow The Police To Handle Rape, Defilement Cases

He said rape and defilement cases are crimes which needs the attention of the police. Chief Inspector Dakey made the appeal at a forum organized...

Twelve Men Jailed 20 Years For Raping Young Girl

West Yorkshire Police said the men from the Keighley and Bradford area were sentenced at Bradford Crown Court for the offences which occurred in...
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DR Congo records 25 percent drop in reported rape cases

According to the figures that were released in Kinshasa on Monday, 2,414 rape cases were reported in civilian and military courts in 2015 against...