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Ghanaians warned against violence

The General Overseer of the Hand for Christ Mission International, a Christian Church, Rev. Dr J. K. Amoh has cautioned Ghanaians against the use...
Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Ghana Government Cautions Feuding Chereponi Factions

Government has told feuding factions in Chereponi that violence is not the path for resolving any challenges in the society. This follows renewed clashes between...
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Two taxi ranks shut down in Johannesburg over violence between taxi associations

Two taxi ranks in Johannesburg, South Africa were shut down by Gauteng member of executive committee for roads and transport Ismail Vadi on Wednesday....
Electoral Violence

DCE Advise Youth Not to Avail Themselves to Politicians for Violence

Mr Phanuel Kadey, District Chief Executive (DCE), for Adaklu has advised the youth in the District against being used by politicians for violent...
ngo sensitizes sabon zongo

Zongo Youth Must Rise Above Violence

Madam Jane Amerley Oku, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Janok Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has advised the youth in the Zongo communities...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President Akufo Addo Demands an End to Political Violence in Ghana

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Thursday called on Ghana’s two major political parties to find a solution to the unacceptable phenomenon of political violence...
NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL

Committee on by-election violence begins work

The Commission of inquiry established by the Government in pursuant to CI.111 to conduct complete and impartial investigations into the circumstances surrounding the Ayawaso...
domestic violence

Aussie PM Pledges to provide funding for domestic violence and terrorism

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a major funding package to combat "new and emerging threats" to community safety. Addressing the National Press...

GFD Condemns The Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency Unfortunate Incidence

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organisations (GFD) wishes to express its utter dismay at the high level of violence that characterised the recently ended...
refugees n queue

Oxfam calls on Countries neighbouring conflict & violence to keep borders open.

As the AU celebrates this year the tenth anniversary of the convention adopted in 2009 to provide legal protection and assistance to millions of...
Social Justice Movement (SJM) Ghana

Group Condemns By-election Violence

The Social Justice Movement (SJM) Ghana, on Sunday condemned the violence perpetrated against some people during the the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election. It, therefore, called...

Penplusbytes calls on Ghana police to investigate Ayawaso West Constituency Violence

A section of Ghanaians located in Ayawaso West Wugon constituency of Ghana’s capital went to the polls on 31st January 2019 to elect a...

U.S. unhappy with Sudanese Gov’t Response to Protests

The United States has frowned against the increasing number of arrests and detentions, and the escalating number of people injured and killed, following four...
Mrs Samira Bawumia

All Efforts Needed to Stop Gender-Based Violence

Mrs Samira Bawumia, the Wife of the Vice President, has reiterated her call for the leveraging of efforts towards the elimination of Sexual and...
Reuben Abati

Ogun politics: My encounter with violence

I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 Presidential campaigns. In Bauchi, our convoy was stoned. In Katsina, restless youths wielding...

UN calls on all parties in DR Congo to refrain from violence

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appealed for all parties to “refrain from violence” in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), following the...
Soldiers looks at burnt house on February 4, 2016 during a visit to the village of Dalori village, some 12 kilometres from Borno state capital Maiduguri, northeastern Nigeria, after an attack by Boko Haram insurgents on the village left at least 85 people dead on January 30, 2016. At least 85 people died when Boko Haram insurgents stormed and torched a village on January 30 near the restive northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a state commissioner said on February 1, 2016. Boko Haram, which seeks a hardline Islamic state in northern Nigeria, has killed some 17,000 people and forced more than 2.6 million others to flee their homes since 2009. / AFP / STRINGER (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)

NE Nigeria: violence restricts humanitarian staff

Violence is hampering the return of humanitarian workers to northeast Nigeria where hundreds of thousands of displaced people need help, a UN spokesman said...
YFM Dialogues with the Youth

Priest Cautions Youth Against Violence

Reverend Father Emmanuel Azura, Assistant Parish Priest of the Asesewa St Augustine Catholic Church has called on youth organisations in various Parishes of the...
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

Dr Bawumia advise Ghanaians to Shun violence

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has bemoaned the negative impact of violence, which is fuelled by religious misunderstandings, saying it retards national development. He has,...
Emmanuel Macron

Macron criticizes violence from “yellow vest” protests

French President Emmanuel Macron denounced on Saturday via Twitter "extreme violence" from "yellow vest" protests which gathered some 50,000 people across the country. ...

Resistance 4–Message to the Liberian People

Comrades, Saint-Just once said: “The present order is the disorder of the future.” Nothing is further from the truth when we see before our...
Mo Ibrahim Foundation

Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s Concern On Sudan’s Security Crackdown Situation

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation is following with increasing concern the recent political developments in Sudan, where peaceful protests by Sudanese people have escalated into...
Gender violence

Zambia launches gender activism with call for victims of violence to speak out

Stakeholders in Zambia on Monday launched 16 days of gender activism in order to raise awareness of gender-based violence and other vices, with the...

Why Nigerians Must Take ‘Violence Against Men’ Serious

For anyone who is still in doubt over the possibility of men falling victim of gender based violence, such a person should take a...
Some Libya Dawn fighters shoot their guns near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

UN Mission in Libya Worried Violence in Southern Sabha Could Grow

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Saturday expressed concerned over escalating violence in the southern Libyan city of Sabha, some 800...
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Court jails Brotherhood loyalists in Egypt

Egypt's top court upheld on Saturday jail terms from seven to 10 years against 65 loyalists of the currently outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group over...
Fulani herdsmen

Senator Adeola Calls For Removal of Service Chiefs For Failing To Tackle Incessant Killings...

Amidst growing insecurity President Buhari needs fresh ideas from fresh minds to tackle escalating violence across the country. This was the view of Senator...
Ghana Celebrates International Womens Day

Women’s group stand up against violence and discrimination of women

The Western Regional Chairperson of the Maritime and Dockworkers Union (MDU), of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), Madam Mary Andara has urged society to...
Students at Coventry University

Ethiopian government to support students affected in recent violence

The Ethiopia Ministry of Education on Tuesday revealed a plan to support more than 1.36 million Ethiopian students who were affected by recent disputes...
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UN calls for concerted efforts to end gender-based violence in Ghana

The United Nations on Thursday called on the government of Ghana and stakeholders to take individual and collective action against human rights abuse of...