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November, 2017

  • 21 November

    Kenya’s Prof. Jared Akama Onyari to speak at the Ghana Human Rights Conference

    Kenyan seasoned speaker and human rights campaigner, Prof. Jared Akama Onyari is expected to the address the maiden edition of the Ghana Human Right Conference in Accra at the at the Africa Regent Hotel on December 11, 2017. The conference which is scheduled to mark the United Nations Human Rights Day …

  • 21 November

    YoHRA holds the 1st Ghana Youth Human Rights Conference

    Youth for Human Rights Africa, YoHRA is set to hold one of the biggest gatherings of human rights activists, ambassadors and stakeholders on December 11, 2017 at the Africa Regent Hotel in Accra. The gathering, Ghana Human Rights Conference is scheduled to mark the United Nations Human Rights Day which …

October, 2017

  • 8 October

    Atomic Gas Explosion: YoHRA calls on health facilities to ensure deaths are reduced

    Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA) has called on health facilities in the capital of Accra ‘to do all possible within their capability to ensure deaths are reduced whiles the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) puts adequate measures in place to bring some reliefs to the affected” This call was …

September, 2017

  • 17 September

    We shall end Child Slavery in Ghana – YoHRA

    The President and Founding member of Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA), Francis-Xavier Sosu has pledged his commitment to end child slavery in Ghana. He made this pledge when he was speaking at the Global Ambassadors Institute in Oklahoma City in the United States of America on Saturday, 16th September, …

August, 2017

  • 19 August

    YoHRA to sue gov’t at ICJ on behalf of victim paralyzed by police

    The Communications Director of the Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA), Christopher Selorm Ankou has revealed the decision by the organization to sue the government at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) over the recklessness of the police which has left one Stephen Arthur paralyzed. Stephen Arthur who was mistakenly shot …

  • 17 August

    Stephen Arthur is a victim of police recklessness – YoHRA fumes

    Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA) has stated that Stephen Arthur who was mistakenly short by a Police Officer is “a victim of police recklessness”. In a statement signed by its Communications Director, Christopher Anku, the “neglect of Stephen for the past 6 years was in breach of his Human Rights …

  • 14 August

    Stop being Lawless in Enforcing the Law- YoHRA to Anti-Galamsey Task Force

    By Laura Mills: Youth For Human Rights Africa has called on the special anti-galamsey task force to work within the laws. The call has come Following media reports of military brutality of some suspected illegal miners leading to burning of some galmsey equipments and assault of some some suspects. Lawyer …

  • 13 August

    Bernard Potakey gets Human Rights Ambassador appointment

    A teacher and social worker, Mr. Bernard Joachim Potakey has been appointed Human Rights Ambassador for Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA). The ICT teacher at Nkwanta Senior High Technical in the Volta Region of Ghana was appointed together with 29 other personalities from across sectors in Ghana.  The continental …

  • 12 August

    Laura Mills appointed Human Rights Ambassador for YoHRA

    A student journalist and a fast rising sensational model, Laura Mills has been appointed Human Rights Ambassador for Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA). Laura Mills who is also the Founder and Executive Director of The Laura Mills Initiatives was appointed together with 29 other personalities from across sectors in …

  • 3 August

    If people don’t their Human Rights; how can they demand them – Lawyer Sosu

    The President of Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA), Mr Francis-Xavier Sosu has indicated that it is important that people know their Fundamental Human Rights so they can demand them. Although Fundamental Human Rights is crucial for the holistic development of every individual, he said, the rights of many people, …