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Mr Yakubu Sabutu, Chief Assistant Investigator in the Jirapa Municipal Office of CHRAJ

Subjecting women to dehumanizing customary practices is unlawful – CHRAJ

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has pointed out that subjecting women to customary practices that are dehumanizing and injurious to...

NDC election demonstrations are unlawful- NPP Secretary

The Techiman South Constituency Executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have condemned what they described as lawless agitations and protest by supporters of...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

Recounting of votes at collation centre unlawful – NDC

The National Democratic Congress has expressed dismay over what it describes as “unwarranted recounting of votes” at some collation centres across the nation. ...
The handout photo released by Russian Foreign Ministry on June 16, 2020 shows Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attending a news conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (not in the picture) in Moscow, Russia, on June 16, 2020. The U.S. attempts to force Iran nuclear deal participants to renounce their obligations and to punish Tehran by illegitimate initiatives, including the arms embargo, have no prospects from the point of view of international law, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday. (Sputnik via Xinhua) Editorial use only, no archive, no commercial use.

U.S. bid to trigger snapback mechanism “unlawful” – Iran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday denounced the U.S. attempt to trigger snapback of UN sanctions on Iran as "unlawful." ...
Security Council

U.S. move to extend arms’ embargo “unlawful” – Iran

Iran's envoy to the United Nations said the U.S. call for the extension of a UN arms embargo on Iran lacks a legal standing...
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U.S. ban to buy Chinese telecom products with federal funds “unlawful” – Huawei

Chinese telecom giant Huawei said Friday that the U.S. government's order to bar U.S. telecom companies from using federal funds to buy products from...
Africa Illicit financial flows

Zambia urges World Bank to help stop unlawful money related outflows

The Zambian government has urged the World Bank to help it deal with the illicit financial flows in the country, a senior official said...

Accused pleads guilty to displaying a gun

An Accra Circuit Court has remanded a farmer for possessing a firearm without authority. Mohammed Adawoode pleaded guilty to the offence and said that the...

Two Individuals Convicted for Unlawful Discharge of Firearms

Two persons were on Thursday convicted for unlawfully discharging firearms and abetment of crime by an Accra Circuit Court. The court presided over by Aboagye...

2 Porters Given 1-Year Jail Term Each for Stealing

Two Porters who stole cartons of confessionary worth GH¢12,000.00 from a warehouse at Okaishie have been sentenced to one year imprisonment each by an...
Amnesty International

Kenya: Silencing human rights groups described as unlawful

Responding to attempts by Kenya’s NGO regulator to shut down two human rights organizations – the Kenya National Human Rights Commission (KHRC) and the...

Unemployed In Court For Theft

A 21-year old unemployed man arrested over the theft of jewelry and two cellular phones, costing a total of about GH?3,700.00 has been remanded...

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...
Taxpayers’ Alliance Ghana

TPAG take on Tax Exemptions Review Directives

Taxpayers’ Alliance Ghana has noted with worry recent publications in the media about the Finance Ministry’s decision to review all import duty/tax exemptions. In...
Nana Agyenim Boateng

Gyataba Heads To Court Amid ‘unlawful’ Seizure Of Cars

The Divisional Police Commander of Suame, Chief Superintendent C. O. Lomotey and four others have been sued by the leader and founder of the...

DOVVSU Issue Battle Cry Against Surge in Child Marriage

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Coordinator of the Police Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) has issued a battle cry against the surge in child...

NCTE Calls GIMPA Staff Strike ‘Unlawful

The National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE) has described the strike by staff and lecturers of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration...
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Zimbabwe’s diamond firms takeover unlawful

The takeover of gem-mining firms in Marange by the Zimbabwe government last year was unlawful, a Zimbabwean diamond industry official said Monday. ...

16 U.S. state attorneys general call Trump’s refugee ban “unlawful”

Attorneys general from 15 U.S. states and the District of Columbia Sunday condemned President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily barring refugees and seven Muslim-majority...

NPP Ashaiman Reacts to False Media Reports

The executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in Ashaiman Constituency of the Greater Accra Region have debunked reports that supporters of the party...

Lawyer Says Mahama’s Request to Retain Bungalow Unlawful

Legal Practitioner, Yaw Oppong, has said former President John Mahama’s request to keep his current place of abode as his retirement home is unlawful. In...

Afenyo-Markin: EC Order On Limited Registration is Illegal

The demand by the EC that Ghanaians seeking to register in the limited registration exercise must visit their district offices before they can...

Kofi Jumah Sentenced for Causing Damage to Polls Register

A Kumasi Circuit Court on Monday found Maxwell Kofi Jumah guilty of causing unlawful damage to electoral material. Jumah, a former Member of...
DCOP Ken Yeboah, Northern Regional Regional Police Commander addressing the meeting in Tamale on Friday

Ghana: Vigilantes gatherings are unlawful – DCOP

He said the Police Command has noticed that these illegal vigilante groups often, associated with some political parties, and formed at various vantage points...

We Will Disband All Vigilante Groups – IGP

Mr Kudalor told Chief Jerry Forson on Accra FM’s Breakfast Show, ‘Wonsom’, on Monday January 4, 2016 that the Police Service has started engaging...

Micky Charles to complain to FIFA over the use of Ebenezer Agyapong by Jagodina

Ghana Premier League newcomers Techiman City FC are set to report Serbian side FK Jagodina to FIFA over the unlawful use of striker...

NPP: Headquarters destroyers granted bail

Supporters of the New Patriotic Party who were arrested for ransacking the party's headquarters have been granted a GH₡ 10,000 bail with two sureties...
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South African government warns against unlawful housing of foreign nationals

Amidst a crackdown on foreign nationals without legal status, a South African farmer near Durban in KwaZulu-Natal Province has turned his dwelling into a...

Staff Protest Against Unlawful Sack On Chinese Construction

Hundreds of staff of the workers of the Chinese Construction giant, Chinese Civil Engineering and Construction Corporation (CCECC), constructors of the Mile 12-Ikorodu road...

Ghana ports security men asked to stop stealing

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has cautioned its security personnel to desist from engaging in acts of unlawfulness. Mr Jacob Adokor, Director of...