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Voter Rgistration

IMANI Africa gives why CSOs oppose the new biometric voter System

The EC wants to rip out a system worth $60 million, of which value at least $40 million has accumulated since just 2016, and...
Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) or Ghana Talk Sex

Some Ghanaians reject new school curriculum on sex education

Some Ghanaian organizations stated their opposition here on Monday to the intention of the government to introduce a new educational curriculum on sex education...
Teacher Union

Teacher Unions Against Privatisation of Public Education

Unions in pre-tertiary education have expressed disaffection with the privatisation, commercialisation and commodification of public education in the country. The Unions are made up of...

UNICEF: More Nigerian Communities Oppose to FGM Practice

More than 309 communities in Nigeria have publicly declared their abandonment of female genital mutilation in 2018, a senior official with the United Nations...
family separations

Trump’s policy: Poll shows 66% of U.S. voters oppose family separations

Sixty-six percent of U.S. voters oppose the administration's controversial policy of separating children from their parents who get caught crossing the country's border illegally,...

Environmental CSOs Rise Against Poland’s Protest at COP24

Civil society organisations (CSOs) and allies have expressed concern over the passage of a Bill in Poland that will prevent environmental rights defenders to...
trade barriers

World leaders reject various forms of trade barriers

Leaders from 30 countries and three key international organizations attending a roundtable meeting of a forum agree to oppose all forms of protectionism, according...

Most Americans back strike on Syria, oppose preemptive strike on DPRK

A majority of Americans support U.S. President Donald Trump's airstrike against the Syrian military, but U.S. public support for a similar strike on the...

US Hospitals Reject Trump-backed Health Policy

A leading trade group representing hospitals has expressed fears about the Republican health-care bill, saying poor Americans could lose insurance.The American Hospital Association (AHA)...
THAAD deployment

China Stands Strongly Against THAAD Utilization

China is firm in its resolve to oppose the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system and will never be hesitate...
Protesters hold placards to demonstrate against U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration policy at Times Square in New York City, the United States, on Feb. 19, 2017. About 1,000 New Yorkers rallied at Times Square, dubbed as the Crossroads of the World on Sunday, to show solidarity with New York City's Muslim community, protesting U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration policy. (Xinhua/Yuan Yue)

“Not My President’s Day” protesters rally in LA to oppose Donald Trump

Hundreds of protesters gathered in front of the City Hall here on Monday, also the President Day, as part of the nation-wide "Not My...

China, Switzerland Plan to Build Strategic Partnership

China and Switzerland on Monday pledged to better develop their innovative strategic partnership and jointly oppose trade protectionism. Chinese President Xi Jinping kicked off...

Shippers Object to Container Weighing Regulations

Importers and exporters in the country have kicked against a draft regulation by the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), which will introduce new measures for...

DR Congo media oppose increase of Internet fees

UNPC president Kasonga Tshilunde said the initiative dubbed "Monday without media" was launched to protest against increase of Internet connections in the Democratic Republic...

Women groupings oppose holding of referendum alongside Zambia election

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has insisted that the referendum to amend part three of the constitution which deals with the Bill of...
An Internet cafe can prevent its users from accessing certain online services, which are considered a drain on bandwidth

Ghanaians oppose to social media blackout during 2016 polls

Left with a few months to Ghana's general election, the seventh in succession, there are fears that the misuse of social media could spell...

Zambia civil society groupings oppose plans to offer land to South African farming investors

Over 24 South African farmers are in Zambia to hold talks with senior government officials on the possibility of investing in the country's agricultural...

Bulk petroleum distributors oppose transport fare increases in Ghana

There is no justification for increases in transport fares by commercial transport operators in Ghana based on recent increases in the prices of petroleum...

Inmates oppose isolation of suspected coup plotters in Burundi’s Gitega prison

"Inmates at Gitega prison today continued their riots for the second consecutive day, protesting against the total isolation of suspected coup plotters within the...
Makerere University

Student Leaders of Makerere Kicks Against Strike

Makerere University On Monday, students of Makerere University were up in arms against the 100 percent fees payment policy, which requires them to pay...

Locals reject Kenwind power project

The residents in their case filed before Malindi High Court under a certificate of urgency complained that the proposed 1282.42 hectares project steered by...

AshGold CEO Kudjoe Fianoo wants clubs to vehemently oppose paying VAT on players salaries...

Kudjoe Fianoo AshantiGold CEO Kudjoe Fianoo says he is ready to lead a campaign to stop clubs from paying taxes on players? salaries, winning...

Mali officials warn groups that oppose peace agreement

Groups that will not sign the Algiers Agreement are enemies of peace, a Malian official said on Tuesday. "After May 15, the deadline set...

MPs Divided Over Reports On Kenya Sugar Crisis

Nine of the committee members have vowed to ensure rejection of the report for failing to name specific people who they say should be...

Emir Sanusi’s Opposers Are Enemies Of Kano

Governor Rabi?u Musa Kwankwaso of Kano state is known for being blunt on issues, especially when his interests are at stake. Kwankwaso a few...

Right to Information Bill faces opposition

  Participants at a workshop to discuss the Right to Information (RTI) Bill on Thursday suggested that the Bill must not be passed into law...

FGM Is an Affront To Humanity-Report

The majority of people oppose female genital mutilation (FGM) in the countries where it is practised, a study by UNICEF has found.More than...

Petitioners? Request For Collation Forms Objected

Respondents in the presidential election petition have opposed the petitioners? request which is praying the Supreme Court to direct the Electoral Commission (EC) to...

Extra World Cup Spots For Africa And Asia Will Face Resistance From UK

FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter's proposal seem not to have gone down well with the British Any plans by Sepp Blatter to increase the...

Britain To Oppose Extra World Cup Spots For Africa And Asia

Ghana excelled at the 2006 and 2010 World Cups Any plans by Sepp Blatter to increase the number of African and Asian countries...