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Traditional Authorities sensitized on ways to prevent child marriage

Traditional Authorities, religious and opinion leaders from selected communities in the Wa East District of the Upper West Region have been sensitized on...
In observance of International Women’s Day, participants march from the centre of Monrovia to the Temple of Justice, home of the Liberian Supreme Court, where they staged a peaceful sit-in protest against gender-based violence. UN Photo/Eric Kanalstein

The prevailing threats of Human Rights violations in Liberia

The threats to the violations of human rights in Liberia are increasing due to the below listed factors: 1. A weak Justice system. 2. High unemployment...
Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

‘COVID-19 does not discriminate on tribal, religious or political lines’ – Oppong Nkrumah

Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Thursday, urged heads of Regional Coordinating Councils and assemblies to enforce the wearing of nose masks in their respective...

Terrorists target Ghanaian churches, research group warns

Jihadists operating in the West African sub-region are targeting churches in Ghana for a planned assault, a security research group warned here on Thursday. ...
Dr Emmanuel Asare Kusi Income Tax

Methodist Bishop Advise religious leaders to settle their income obligations

The Bishop of the Koforidua Diocese of the Methodist Church, Right Reverend (Rev) Dr Emmanuel Asare-Kusi, had called on all religious leaders in the...

Religious Organisations charged to lead the crusade against killings

Very Reverend (Rev.) Father Samael Eding Parddy, the newly installed Dean of the Koforidua St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral has called on religious bodies in...

IGAD calls for religious and tribal leaders to fight Al-Shabaab

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on Friday called for active involvement of religious and tribal leaders in the fight against the Somali militant...

Patience is essential to daily life

By Esogibe Ikenna It is a clear fact that patience is essential to daily life and remains the master key to a happy one. Having...

GJA Shocked About Demise Of KABA

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has expressed utter shock to the news of the sudden death of ace broadcast journalist, Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong,...

CNC Improve Upon Education Standard In Prestea Huni/Valley

The Centre for National Culture (CNC) has organised a maiden quiz competition for Senior High Schools in the Prestea Huni/Valley constituency to improve upon...

Christians Exhorted To Demonstrate Christ-Like Behaviour

Apostle Dr Stephen Kwame Ntow Amoani, the Chairman of Christ Apostolic Church International (CACI), has exhorted Christians to demonstrate Christ-like behaviour in the discharge...

UER opinion leaders charge to end child marriages

Mr Rockson Bukari, the Upper East Regional Minister, has called on traditional and religious leaders to work assiduously towards ending child and forced marriages...

Saudi Arabia arrests religious clerk for financing IS

Saudi Arabia has arrested a religious clerk for financing Islamic State (IS) militant group related terrorism, Sabq online local news reported on Saturday....
National Peace Council

National Peace Council Continues To Restore Peace In Bimbilla

The National Peace Council has called for calm and restraint among the two main gates-the Gbugmayili and the Bangyili- as it continues with the...

Nana Addo Asked to Keep an Eye on Chieftaincy & Religious Affairs Ministry

file image Media reports recently quoted President Akufo Addo as telling the visiting delegation of the National House of Chiefs that “Unfortunately, there are occasions,...
Ayariga APC

Avoid predicting polls ahead of elections: Ayariga cautions clerics

The admonition comes at a time when the Christian Council of Ghana (CCG) has expressed fears about the relationship between politicians and religious leaders...

Russia Disarray Following Religious Authorities Backing On FGM

Two prominent religious leaders in Russia have provoked outrage after suggesting female genital mutilation could help reduce sexual promiscuity. The scandal erupted on...

Solving Tafo Chaos Will Wave Off Religious Conflict – Analyst

The conflict between indigenes of Tafo and the Zongo community there must be curbed to prevent the situation from escalating into a religious conflict,...
President John Dramani Mahama

Prez. Asks for the contributions of religious leaders

He said issues such as terrorism, climate change, tidal waves and interconnectivity were paramount in growth and development and, therefore, needed full participation from...

Medina bombing: Saudi clerics says it is unholy to do that

The Senior Council of Ulema said the bombers had "violated everything that is sacred". Four guards were killed near the Prophet's Mosque in Medina, while...
President John Mahama

Religious Leaders explain why Mahama has the backing of God

A cross section of religious leaders in the country have unequivocally confirm widely held view that President John Dramani Mahama’s meteoric rise to the...

Ofori Amponsah Says He Remains Religious Despite His U-turn

Highlife musician, ‘Pastor’ Ofori Amponsah proved his undying love for gospel music when he stormed the stage to entertain patrons of the #AdomKwahu at...
Acts of terrorism are gradually becoming a feature on the African continent ?

Terrorist Attacks: The Before, During and After Attacks

Terrorism is the unlawful use of force or violence by a person or group. Their goal is usually to intimidate, force or coerce societies,...
First Lady Lordina Mahama addressing a working Lunch hosted with GAVI in Addis Ababa

Support government to end child marriage in Ghana – Lordina

She said as a mother, one issue that touched her heart was child marriage and so all stakeholders must assist in intensifying strategies towards...
Daddy Lumba and Isaiah Kwadwo Ampong performing on album launch platform

Daddy Lumba, Ampong launch first Gospel Album

The 10- track album was launched to alert the public of the recovery of Mr Fosu, after nearly six years of serious bad health...
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Churches asked to support efforts by police

The churches were asked to collaborate and complement the efforts of the Police by using their various platforms to educate their members on road...
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital

Drug-related mental illnesses on the rise – KATH

Dr Gordon Donnir, the Head of the Psychiatric Department of the facility who could not immediately give figures said the rising trend coupled with...
Mecca Hajj stampede

Why is Africa quiet over hajj deaths

Almost a month has elapsed since the calamitous stampede at the Hajj in Mecca and we are no closer to any concrete answers about...

About GH? 600m Sunk Into Conflict Situations

He observed that ironically, poverty and maternal mortality were still high in the three northern regions compared to the national average. Mr Ackon made these...
Ghana Education Service

Are we getting value for money spent on education

In 2012, education became the central theme of the general election with different proposals on the way forward for the education in Ghana. Education...