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Stakeholders discuss ways to mainstream trauma in activities

Traditional rulers and key opinion leaders have attended a meeting aimed at building their capacity to mainstream trauma in their activities to prioritise...
Hage Geingob

Namibia to intensify fight against poverty, corruption and gender-based violence

Namibia will intensify fight against poverty and specifically corruption and gender based violence, President Hage Geingob said Tuesday. He was speaking at...
Presence of UN troops is the only large-scale security measure in CAR. Major contributors are Rwanda, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Cameroon troops patrol the center of Bozoum during the regional Mining Center opening. Unfortunately, is possible that the center will attract attention of armed groups.

Violence between two armed groups in CAR leaves dozens dead

Dozens of people have been killed in recent clashes between two armed groups in Bria, a city in eastern Central African Republic (CAR), according...

One dead at Kpatinga violence

Violence sparked by a chieftaincy related issue at Kpatinga, a town in the Gushegu Municipality of the Northern Region, has claimed a life, injuring...

NCCE joins Ghanaians to mark Constitution Day

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) on Tuesday marked the second anniversary of the National Constitution Day instituted in 2019, to enable...

400 arrested as Hong Kong protest devolves into violence

Hong Kong police said around 400 people were arrested after an approved protest march of tens of thousands of people turned violent on the...

Establish cultural centre at Gushegu – Director

A call has been made for the establishment of a cultural centre in the Gushegu Municipality in the Northern Region to educate and...

Ahafo Region was most peaceful in November – IPEG

A total of 70 incidents were recorded for the month of November, this year, out of which 43 deaths were reported and 100 reported...
Succession Laws

South African parliament pledges to strengthen legislation against gender-based violence

South Africa's parliament on Monday joined a nationwide campaign against gender-based violence, pledging to strengthen legislation to end the scourge. "We assure...

Ghana urged to ratify ILO Convention on workplace violence and harassment

Ghana Trade Union Congress (TUC) has urged government to expedite action on ratification of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Convention 190 on violence...
Hong Kong extends suspension of schools to Tuesday

Black-clad rioters only perpetrators of violence, not “defenders of democracy”

After more than five months of chaos that has plagued the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), black-clad rioters almost lost control of themselves...

South Sudan experiencing high levels of violence despite ceasefire

South Sudan is still experiencing high levels of violence fueled by cattle raids and inter-ethnic clashes despite cessation of hostilities reached between the warring...
national peace council

Use dialogue, not violence in pursuing individual differences – Peace Council

The Reverend Father Thaddeus Kuusah, Executive Secretary of the Northern Regional Peace Council, has urged members of the public to resort to the use...
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Peace prevails in Zimbabwe amid threats of violence

Peace prevailed throughout the country and it was business as usual Thursday morning despite threats of violence that had been issued on social media...
President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo

Election 2020: There Will Be No Room for Any Violence

Ghana’s president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has served notice violence will not be entertained during the 2020 general elections. He said with the coming into...
Burkina Faso

UN says more people have been displaced in renewed Violence in Burkina Faso

Armed attacks and insecurity in Burkina Faso have triggered a massive displacement of people, said the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs...
Baba Yara Stadium ? Venue for the congress

NSA Bemoans Hooliganism at Baba Yara Stadium

The National Sports Authority (NSA), has condemned acts of violence exhibited at the ongoing Ashanti Regional Inter-schools and Colleges Athletics Super Zonal competition at...
Madam Jane Amerley Oku

Sabon Zongo Youth advised to stay away from violence

Madam Jane Amerley Oku, the Chief Executive Officer of the Janok Foundation, a community-based organisation at Sabon Zongo in Accra has advised the Muslim...

Niger-Nigerian Border Violence Increasing

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Friday reported a spike of violence and displacement in March on the Niger-Nigerian border...
National Sports Authority (NSA)

NSA unhappy about violence incident at Baba Yara Stadium

The National Sports Authority (NSA), has condemned the acts of vandalism exhibited at the ongoing Ashanti Regional Inter-schools and Colleges Athletics Super Zonal competition...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo exchanging greetings with Dagbon Chiefs

Nearly 200 Dagbon Leaders Educated on Non-violence

Two hundred leaders, made up of 100 men and 100 women have been educated on non-violence in a workshop organised by the Northern Region...
Politics Leaders

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...

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...

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...