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JUSTICE

Kpone-Bawaleshie: HRRG demands justice for two teenagers allegedly defiled by paedophile

Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), a media cum human rights advocacy group has condemned in no uncertain terms the alleged defilement of two teenagers in the Kpone-Akatamanso Municipality by Benjamin Narh Okunor, a 64-year-old man, urging the Ghana Police Service to urgently swing into action, arrest and prosecute the suspect to ensure justice is served the victims.

  2 months ago ago
Kpone-Bawaleshie: HRRG demands justice for two teenagers allegedly defiled by paedophile

HEALTH

Joseph Wemakor: My encounter with Erin Banco the global health reporter from US to Ghana

Experiences of most events are likely to be forgotten but certainly not about the wonderful encounter I’ve had with one of America's finest and top journo who equally doubles as the world's acclaimed health reporter during her visit to Ghana on Thursday April 21, 2022.

  4 months ago ago
Joseph Wemakor: My encounter with Erin Banco the global health reporter from US to Ghana

SOCIETY

7-year-old girl tied up ‘like a lamb to slaughter’ stole biscuit-Victims’ stepmother reveals

An investigation by the Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG) into the circumstances that led to the victimization and gruesome torture of a 7-year-old girl whose feet and hands were bounded with ropes by his father for hours in the name of punishment for a wrongdoing has pointed out to an allegation levelled against her for shoplifting of a biscuit from neighbours’ shop.

  2 months ago ago
7-year-old girl tied up ‘like a lamb to slaughter’ stole biscuit-Victims’ stepmother reveals

JUSTICE

Human Rights Group condemns harrasment of a female by Police officer

The Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), a media advocacy cum human rights non-governmental organization has expressed utter shock at a viral video which captured police officer allegedly harassing a female in a vehicle. In a press release signed by it's Executive Director, Joseph Wemakor, the group outrightly condemns the shameful and despicable act of General Lance Corporal Victor Antwi Yeboah', the police officer allegedly accused of perpetrating the act on the woman in the video while commending the police authority for the swift arrest of their own upon launching preliminary investigations into the accident.

  10 months ago ago
Human Rights Group condemns harrasment of a female by Police officer

SOCIETY

Support our efforts to end road crashes - GPRTU told COCJASAARC

The General Secretary of the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU), Godfred Abulbire Adogma has charged members of the Coalition of Concerned Journalists and Social Activists Against Road Crashes (COCJASAARC) to be steadfast, united in their actions and vigorously campaign to promote road safety at all cost in a bid to help save lives.

  9 months ago ago
Support our efforts to end road crashes - GPRTU told COCJASAARC

JUSTICE

Human Rights Reporters’ grieves with victims of Appiatse Explosion

The Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), a media advocacy cum human rights non-governmental organization has expressed utter shock over the unfortunate and almost preventable incident of deadly explosion which reportedly claimed over 13 lives leaving other 59 persons battling with varying degrees of injuries on January 20 2022 at Appiatse near Bogoso in the Western North Region of Ghana.

  8 months ago ago
Human Rights Reporters’ grieves with victims of Appiatse Explosion

JUSTICE

HRRG demands justice for two minors forcibly stripped naked and paraded the streets of Koforidua

The Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), a media advocacy cum human rights non-governmental organization has commended the Ghana Police Service for their swift response in apprehending the main suspects who have been alleged of brutalizing two minors on the streets of Akuapem-Adawso in the North Municipality of the Eastern region.

  10 months ago ago
HRRG demands justice for two minors forcibly stripped naked and paraded the streets of Koforidua

SOCIETY

Coalition of Concerned Journalists & Social Activists Against Road Crashes engages the NRSA

A group calling itself the Coalition of Concerned Journalists and Social Activists (COCJASAARC) on Monday December 22, 2021 paid a courtesy call on the National Road Safety Authority to brief them on their activities and how both organizations can collaborate effectively to help reduce road crashes in the country.

  10 months ago ago
Coalition of Concerned Journalists & Social Activists Against Road Crashes engages the NRSA

POLITICS

Joseph Wemakor writes: How I eventually got my nickname-'Human Rights'

Joseph Wemakor is my beautiful name and I'm so proud of it. I’m very passionate about defending, protecting and promoting human rights, religious freedom and above all peace.  My commitment level towards the above is awesome and my quest for peace is unquenchable.  Everywhere I go, I preach peace, drink peace, and eat peace, smoke peace, bath with f*ck peace, love peace and live my whole life with and in peace. Do you know what that really means to me? Well, it's by no coincidence I happened to have been

  2 years ago ago
Joseph Wemakor writes: How I eventually got my nickname-'Human Rights'

PARENTING

Safeguard the rights of your children for a brighter future-parents told

The Executive Director of Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), Mr. Joseph Wemakor has charged teachers, parents and guardians to be committed towards the welfare of their children and always strive hard to do everything humanly possible to ensure their rights are protected and dignity ensured to guarantee a brighter future for them.

  9 months ago ago
Safeguard the rights of your children for a brighter future-parents told

POLITICS

Let our efforts, actions geared towards promoting peace-Joseph Wemakor

The Executive Director of Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), Mr. Joseph Wemakor has charged all Ghanaians to be peace loving, law abiding and above all ensure that all their actions, efforts and utterances are geared towards promoting peace, its sustainability before, during and after the upcoming general elections slated for December 7. He equally appealed to all and sundry to be ambassadors of peace; committed to preaching peace and endeavor to always condemn acts of violence which are likely to mar the

  2 years ago ago
Let our efforts, actions geared towards promoting peace-Joseph Wemakor

EDUCATION

HRRG sensitizes over thousand students on human rights to mark 2021 human rights day

The Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), a non-governmental organization which champions human rights advocacy and education in Ghana has equipped one thousand (1,000) students in the Volta Region with adequate knowledge on their basic rights and freedoms. The beneficiaries who are students of the Anlo Afiadenyigba Roman Catholic Junior High School including Anlo Afiadenyigba Evangelical Presbyterian (E.P) Primary School and Junior High School were vigorously sensitized on human rights with focused attention on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and its powerful 30 articles which clearly spelt out human rights.

  9 months ago ago
HRRG sensitizes over thousand students on human rights to mark 2021 human rights day

EDUCATION

Ghanaian journalist honored for efforts in promoting peace, security & education in Africa

Celebrated journalist and a staunch human rights activist, Joseph Wemakor has been conferred on the covetous Honorary Award for Peace, Security & Education of the Year at the Maiden Edition of the Africa Early Childhood Education (AECEA) 2021 which came off on Saturday November 13, 2021 at the plush CIBT auditorium near Adabraka in Accra on Saturday November 13, 2021.

  10 months ago ago
Ghanaian journalist honored for efforts in promoting peace, security & education in Africa

POLITICS

Joseph Wemakor to speak at summit to address issues of Human Rights Abuses

The Executive Director of Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), Joseph Wemakor has been listed among high-profile speakers who are poised to open fruitful discussions focused on human rights violations rearing ugly heads around the world with emphasis on cases in South Korea. The event dubbed: ‘Summit on South Korea: Covid-19 and Human Rights Abuses’, slated for September 10 to 11, 2020 at 2pm each day will convene an audience and distinguished speakers made up of human rights activists, advocates, lawyers

  2 years ago ago
Joseph Wemakor to speak at summit to address issues of Human Rights Abuses