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‘Begging on the streets robs PWDs of their dignity’

The Disability Forum of Ghana at the weekend asked government to empower Persons with Disability (PWDs) to make them stop begging on the streets...

MPs must leave mark and maintain dignity of Parliament-Speaker Oquaye

As Ghana prepares for general election in December, Speaker of Parliament Aaron Michael Oquaye, has urged parliamentarians to leave a mark, rather than allowing...
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Teen girls must value their dignity – Iwan

Abdul Razak Issahaku, popularly known as Iwan has advised teen girls to hold their bodies in high value and guard themselves against exploitation by...

Blind Union Wants Their Rights and Dignity Respected

The Ghana Blind Union (GBU) has called on Ghanaians to respect their fundamental human rights and dignity as the Union celebrates its 40th Anniversary...
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KAIPTC Unveils Project on Domestic Security implications

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC), in collaboration with the Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), the Danish Institute Against Torture (DIGNITY),...
Aretha Franklin the Queen of Soul in her younger years.

Viewpoint: Roots of Aretha Franklin, Proletarian Culture and the Rise of Black Detroit

Queen of Soul was an outstanding manifestation of the African American struggle for dignity and freedom Commentary Detroit artist and social activist Aretha Franklin passed into...

Education Elude Refugees All Over The World

The world can only advance cohesion and solidarity amongst displaced persons and help create the right environment for a purposeful dignified life, if there...
Residents take part in the march for peace, marking the National Day of Memory and Solidarity with the Victims of Armed Conflict, in Bogota, Colombia, on April 9, 2015. (Xinhua/Jhon Paz) (vf)

Peace Day 2017: WANEP declares respect, safety and dignity for all

The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) on Peace Day, which fall today September 21, has affirmed its respect, safety and dignity for all. A...

Minority in Parliament Congratulates Workers Of Ghana

The Minority in Parliament has congratulated Ghanaian workers on this year’s May Day Celebration and urged them to continue to make Ghana work as...

Greenstreet: Help Me Bring Back Hope to Ghana

The flag bearer of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Ivor Kobina Greenstreet, has blamed both the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the...

World Humanitarian Day: Aid worker recounts experiences in South Sudan

Nothing is as fulfilling as doing humanitarian work; saving lives, alleviating suffering and restoring dignity and hope to people affected by disasters, either natural...
Speaker of Ghana?s Parliament, Edward Doe Adjaho

Uphold Your Dignity- Speaker Cautious MP’s

Speaker of parliament Edward Doe Adjao has cautioned parliamentarians to uphold the dignity of the house as they prepare themselves for campaign towards the...
4. A mob setting a young man on fire for allegedly stealing a wallet

Instant Justice Is A Great Social Evil

From time immemorial, mob justice or ‘instant justice’ has been a common practice of punishing crime suspects in Ghana. In spite of concerted efforts...

Akwa Ibom Elections: Saving The Image Of The Judiciary

By Joe Iniodu The Judiciary, once christened as the “hope of the common man” is now prostrate. It now lies before the public bereft of...

UNECSO rolls out design contest

Freedom of information is a human right. It is also an integral part of the fundamental human right of freedom of expression “to seek,...
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British High Commissioner blasts Ghanaian journalists

The British High Commissioner has criticised some Ghanaian journalists for exhibiting traits of unprofessionalism and unethical behaviour by splashing pictures of dead bodies on...

Transforming the Judiciary using lessons from Kenya

The turbulence that has rocked Ghana's Judicial Service, following the latest investigative work of Anas Aremeyaw Anas gives clear indication that the time is...
Abaarozie Maxwell Isaac

Our Culture Frowns On Pornography

By Abaarozie Maxwell Isaac [email protected] Every human being has a certain level of dignity. At least the dignity of being the creation and image of God....
President John Dramani Mahama

Play Diplomacy With Confidence, Mr. Mahama!

Mahama Should Also Discuss Muslim Treatment of Christians in the Gulf States It is perfectly hunkydory for the President to traipse the Arab world looking...
Over two hundred Nepalese peacekeepers arrive in Juba from the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), to reinforce the military component of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). UN Photo/Isaac Billy

MCHR Pledge Continues Support For Peace Struggle

  Note: This is the statement printed in the program book for the?Michigan Coalition for Human Rights (MCHR) Annual Dinner held inDetroit at Marygrove College...

UN counts on Catholic Church to help promote dignity for all, Ban tells Pope...

Secretary-General had Audience with His Holiness Pope Francis, with CEB members. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe9 May 2014 ? Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today hailed the...

Doing All In The Name Of Betting

Young Ghanaian placing his bet By Ameenu Shardow, follow on Twitter @alooameenu How as a country we managed to sell our soul in the name...

UNDP hails Mandela?s legacy

The UNDP Administrator, Ms Helen Clark, said the legacy of late Dr Nelson Mandela will inspire people to fight injustice and advance the...

Reserving Dignity For Ghana?s Youth

From Bernard Kwofie ??I am so very deeply moved to the core to learn that?Egbert Faibille. Jnr?and?Kofi B Bentil?have so very quickly activated their promise...

Pressure Mounts On Mahama: To Unite NDC And Restore Dignity

Pressure is mounting on President John Dramani Mahama to end the simmering cold war in the party and government and re-unite the party by...

Picture Dignity Photo Contest open

Professional and amateur photographers from around the world can enter this contest. Picture Dignity 2013, sponsored by +Acumen, is a photography contest aimed at inspiring...

Mr P.K. Mbeah, has said patients should be treated with respect and dignity.

The Ashanti Regional Equipment Manager of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Mr P.K. Mbeah, has said patients should be treated with respect and dignity. He...

The Meaning Of Dignity: Felix Kwakye-Ofosu And NDC Understanding Of Dignity Lacks Clarity

I read a news item that featured a statement purported to have been made by Felix Kwakye-Ofosu, a member of the NDC Communication Team...

The Shameful Retirement Of Nana Addo Is So Near.

After four decades of building Ghana?s democratic culture, the New Patriotic Party leader, Nana Akufo-Addo will retire in shame and not in dignity a...

?We Dream of a Normal Life, in Freedom and Dignity.? Palestine 2012: Gaza and...

Prof. Noam Chomsky An old man in Gaza held a placard that reads: ?You take my water, burn my olive trees, destroy my house,...