08Oct

GII, CHRAJ solicits support of chiefs in corruption fight

Date: Oct 06 , 2019   BY: Daniel Kenu Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), the local chapter of Transparency International in collaboration with the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice(CHRAJ) is engaging the National House of Chiefs to solicit support for the fight against corruption. The GII and CHRAJ will be replicating these engagements across the […]

10Sep

We’ve enough laws to deal with corruption–CHRAJ

September 10, 2019 The Eastern Regional Director of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Stephen Okpoti Mensah has maintained that there are enough laws to deal with corruption and corruption-related issues. “Since independence, the country has passed many laws to deal with corrupt practices and corruption-related issues, notable among them is the […]

20Aug

Zongo Chiefs Schooled on Rights of Girls, Women

Ghanaian times, Thurday 15, 2019 By Bernard Benghan Members of the National Council of Zongo Chiefs are attending a two-day workshop on the promotion of fundamental human rights of women and girls living in Moslem communities. The workshop, which began in Accra yesterday is being organised by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice […]

30Jul

N/R: CHRAJ drags Sagnarigu MCE, NPP Chairman to court over contempt

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in the Northern Region has dragged the Municipal Chief Executive of the Sagnarigu Municipal Assembly, Marriam Iddrisu and the New Patriotic Party Northern Regional Chairman, Mohammed Bantima Samba to the Tamale High Court for contempt against it after the two repeatedly refused to respond to subpoena served […]

29Jul

CHRAJ secures bail for boy 15, who spent one year in prison

The Commission of Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has secured bail for a 15-year-old boy who has been remanded into prison custody for about one year. The suspect, Issah Yakubu was arrested by the Gambaga police in August 2018, for allegedly leading a gang to steal a motorbike. He denied knowledge of the crime […]

04Jul

Tamale: Man wrongly sentenced freed after CHRAJ’s intervention

Post source : Maxwell Suuk | citinewsroom.com | Ghana When ex-convict Hamza Osman was freed from the Tamale Central Prisons, he first gazed up to the sky, smiled broadly and headed off to the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in Tamale to bid them goodbye. “I don’t want to sleep in Tamale again,” […]

06Jun

ARAP Awarded for Supporting Ghana’s Anti-Corruption Efforts

Credit: ARAP Published 05/06/2019     ARAP, FIIAPP and the EU Delegation to Ghana are proud to have received an award during the West Africa Regional Consultation of National Human Rights, held in Accra last week.   In recognition of ARAP’s ongoing support to the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in promoting human rights […]

01Apr

RTI law will help CHRAJ actualise its vision – Director

RTI law will help CHRAJ actualise its vision – Director By Afedzi Abdullah/ Isaac Asirifi, GNA Cape Coast, March 29, GNA – The passage of the Right to Information (RTI) Bill into law would go a long way to help the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) actualise its vision of ensuring accountability, […]

12Mar

Equip mandated institutions to fight corruption — CHRAJ director

Date: Mar 11 , 2019 , 08:24 BY: Ezekiel E. Sottie The Yilo Krobo and Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Director for Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice, (CHRAJ), Mr Benjamin Awumey, has asked the government to resource and equip the mandated institutions that fight corruption for them to perform their mandate. He said institutions […]

11Mar

Local Assemblies asked to lead fight against corruption – Ho

By Samuel Akumatey, GNA Ho, Feb. 26, GNA Mr Charles Ayamdoo, Director of Anti-Corruption at the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies to lead the anti-corruption campaign. He asked them to use roles and objectives outlined in the ten-year   National Anti-Corruption Action Plan (NACAP), which […]