Audio: Catholic Church rejects sexuality education for pre-schoolers

Audio: Catholic Church rejects sexuality education for pre-schoolers

The President of the Ghana Catholic Bishops Conference (GCBC), Most Rev. Philip Naameh, has said the church rejects the proposal to introduce sexuality education at the basic level. “We don’t accept that as churches [and] I can speak clearly for

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Man dies after being buried alive ‘by his own children’

Man dies after being buried alive ‘by his own children’

A 75-year-old man has died after he was allegedly buried alive by his own children in southern Mozambique. A total of 20 people from the same family, who reportedly suspected the man of practising witchcraft, have been detained in connection

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Somalia: Jihadists attack US training base at Baledogle

Somalia: Jihadists attack US training base at Baledogle

The Baledogle base, pictured here in 1992, is used by US troops to train commandosJihadists have attacked a military base where US soldiers train commandos in Somalia. Local residents reported heavy blasts and gunfire at Baledogle airport in the southern

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‘Release of cars conditioned on success of my candidature’ – Defeated NPP candidate explains

‘Release of cars conditioned on success of my candidature’ – Defeated NPP candidate explains

The New Patriotic Party’s defeated aspiring candidate says he had no intentions of giving out cars to constituents for free. Elisha Debrah Odoom had transported the saloon cars to the election grounds to donate to the party on Saturday as

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Sex education starts in primary one

Sex education starts in primary one

The Ghana Education Service (GES) will, from next term, introduce sex education into the curriculum of basic schools to equip pupils to know and experience their sexuality. At age six, Primary One pupils will be introduced to values and societal

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Comprehensive Sexuality Education: Education minister lied to us – Catholic Bishops cry out

Comprehensive Sexuality Education: Education minister lied to us – Catholic Bishops cry out

President of the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference, Most Rev. Philip Naameh has said the minister of education, Mathew Opoku Prempeh has not been honest with church leaders regarding the Comprehensive Sexuality Education, (CSE) ABC News can report. The Prelate, who

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Stall allocation: Stop punishing us – Kejetia market traders

Stall allocation: Stop punishing us – Kejetia market traders

Some traders who have been relocated from the Central and Kejetia markets in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region have threatened to vote against the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) over the allocation of stalls at the new Kejetia market. Some

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Tsatsadu: Amewu tours $400K, 45KW mini-hydro station

Tsatsadu: Amewu tours $400K, 45KW mini-hydro station

The Minister of Energy, Mr John Peter Amewu, on Friday, 27 September 2019, inspected the Tsatsadu micro-hydro power station at Alavanyo-Abehenease in the Hohoe municipality of the Volta Region. The 45-Kilowatts (KW) generation station which was constructed on the Tsatsadu

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KNUST SRC president “assaulted, nearly kidnapped” – PRO

KNUST SRC president “assaulted, nearly kidnapped” – PRO

The Students’ Representative Council (SRC) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has condemned the recent spate of assault on some student leaders and a near-kidnapping of the SRC President, Mr Charles Junior Adu-Baah. A release issued

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Ghanaian churches, teachers fight ‘satanic’ sexuality education

Ghanaian churches, teachers fight ‘satanic’ sexuality education

The resistance against the planned introduction of Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) into the basic school curriculum is intensifying as churches and graduate teachers join in. The Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC), an organisation made up of over 200 church

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