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Julian Assange

Activist, hacker, fugitive: Julian Assange’s anti-secrecy crusade

dpa/GNA - Julian Paul Assange, once a hacker, is best known for engineering a massive disclosure of classified US military and diplomatic logs...

100 reasons why Liberian voters should NOT vote for any CDC candidate

This is a laundry list for eligible voters in Liberia.  These hard truths are intended for Liberians, especially peasants, in shantytowns and rural hamlets...
Political Vigilantism

Don’t allow politicians to use you to trigger election violence – Activist

Mr Joseph Tapena, a human rights activist, has advised the youth to be mindful of politicians who might want to use them to foment...

Egypt court confirms 15-year imprisonment for activist on 2011 violence charges

Egypt's top Court of Cassation upheld on Saturday a previous court ruling that sentenced activist Ahmed Douma to 15 years in prison on charges...

Legality and Logic – Seven (7) Reasons why Sierra Leone will not extradite or...

I am not a graduate or a student of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law. Neither do I claim to be a legal...

Reflect – Rise up – Resist – Reclaim: A Letter To The Liberian Masses

With a sense of common struggle, shared values, renewed solidarity and unhindered allegiance to nationhood, may this glorious land of liberty forever be ours...
Mr Alfred Kumi Adanta Npp

NPP Activist Joins Parliamentary Primary Race for Adenta

Mr Alfred Kumi, the Chief Executive Officer of Vision Lob and an activist of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has declared his intention to...

Granddaughter to Dame Elizabeth Says Working as an HIV/AIDs Activist is Fulfilling

The iconic actress was the first ever person to host a fund-raiser to benefit the AIDS Project Los Angeles and in 1991 the late...
South Sudan War

South Sudan’s peace activists seek efforts to combat hate speech

South Sudan's peace activists have called on the government to exert more efforts to tackle hate speech, which is rife since the East African...

Indian police recover child rights activist’s Nobel Prize replica

Indian police have recovered noted child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi's Nobel Peace Prize replica that was stolen from the laureate's home in national capital...

Abdul-Fattah Joins Amidu’s Quest

A Muslim activist, social commentator and researcher, Abdul-Fattah Twahir Akinyele, has added his voice to the call of Martin Alamisi Amidu on Ghanaians not...
The report says elephants could face extinction if the current rate of poaching continues

Tanzania’s anti-poaching drive hailed

Jim Nyamu visited three East African countries including Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda to educate communities living near wildlife sanctuaries on the negative impact of...

Mahama Is The Worst Performing President – Activist

According to him, president Mahama has failed in his four-year tenure of office in all endeavours of governance, leading to high rate of unemployment,...
Lawal Musa Daura

Ultimatum For Musa Daura’s Sack Is Unwarranted – NICL

A statement issued by New Initiative for Credible Leadership on Sunday described the call for Daura’s sack as uncalled for, ill-timed and meant to...

Mabel Dove-Danquah was an exceptional lady

It is common knowledge that the annals of Ghana?s political history clearly demonstrate a tendency to slight the achievements of her great daughters. Yet...

Young Aspiring Activist Awarded A Trip to UN General Assembly

Ms Suhaila Msham Mwarimwana Speaking prior to boarding her flight to New York yesterday afternoon, Ms Suhaila Msham Mwarimwana, who is also the chairperson...

What happened to Nkrumah’s Anglo-Portuguese Alliance

Antonio de Figueiredo (March 18, 1929?Nov. 30, 2006) was a Portuguese-born journalist, activist, writer, and broadcaster who did a lot for the liberation of...

Gender Activist Calls?for Review to ?Winner Takes All? Pattern

Sandra Peperah The International Affairs director for Gender, Women and Democracy of  the National Democratic Institute in  Washington DC, Sandra Peperah  has added her voice to Calls...

Development of Africa in relation to China and the West

Ron Jacobs: Hi Tom, first can you provide a little background on yourself to help the readers understand your perspective on the matters we are discussing? Thomas...

Family of Burundian injured civil society activist urges victim transfer abroad

The family of Burundian civil society activist Pierre Claver Mbonimpa injured Monday in a gunmen's ambush in Kinama in the capital Bujumbura Tuesday urged...

Ugandan activist takes an international award

Receiving the award, Obed Kabanda said: ?We believe all human beings should be empowered to realize their full potential.? (Credit: Matt Stauble) Kabanda is...

Ebola survivor and activist from Guinea receive US award

By Aristo Dotse, New York A Guinean woman, who is an Ebola survivor and activist, is one of 10 women worldwide that were awarded by...

London: Solidarity protest held outside Irish embassy

Ireland?s London embassy refused to accept a letter condemning the state?s assault on anti-austerity activists while an RT cameraman filmed on Wednesday. The Irish...

Austrians wants jailed Saudi activist released

People have taken to the streets of the Austrian capital to call for the jailed Saudi blogger Raif Badawi?to be freed,?Press TV reports. The demonstrators,...

Female socialist activist shot by police during demonstrations in Cairo

Hit: Shaima al-Sabbagh, 34, a Socialist Popular Alliance Party activist, was shot and killed when police fired into the crowd to disperse the demonstration...
Gustave Makonene

Transparency International finally gets justice

Gustave Makonene, who worked for Transparency International, was killed in July 2013 in Rubavu, near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. Prosecutors said...

Ghana’s social support system id weak

A Gender Activist Esther Tawiah has said the decision by the 19-year-old lady at the centre of the KKD rape case, to drop the...
Abigail Elorm Yaa Akwambea Mensah and friends

I remain loyal to NDC despite intimidation – NDC Activist

YOU CAN KILL THE REVOLUTIONARY, BUT YOU CANNOT KILL THE REVOLUTION.. I REMAIN RESOLUTE.? In my moments of absolute tranquility, I find a thousand reasons...
The police in pursuit of the suspects

The suspect approached a rice seller and forcibly demanded food from her

A youth activist of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhassan Adams, 28, who resides at Adoagyiri-Nsawam in the Eastern Region, has been arrested...

Human Rights Activists Suspect Officers For Illegally Detaining People

Two Rwandan police officers were arrested Thursday in connection with the killing of anti-corruption activist Gustave Makonene last year, police said. International human rights groups...