Category: USAID Justice Sector Support Activity

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You won’t get AIDS when you sleep with me – Joyce Dzidzor

You won’t get AIDS when you sleep with me – Joyce Dzidzor

Former HIV/AIDS Ambassador, Joyce Dzidzor says she is now a non-reactive patient and therefore cannot infect men who come into contact with her. A ‘non-reactive HIV test results mean the test did not find evidence of HIV infection in a patient even though the test may have missed infections that may have occurred a month […]

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Police officer ‘defrauds’ lady of GHS 5,000 to recruit her into police service

Police officer ‘defrauds’ lady of GHS 5,000 to recruit her into police service

A Police instructor at the Tesano Police Training School, popularly referred as ‘Airborne’ has allegedly defrauded a tomato seller of Five Thousand Ghana cedis (GHS 5000.00) in what appears to be a recruitment scam. According to the victim, a 30-year-old Adofowaa Faustina, a native of Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region, one of her friends introduced […]

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SAUDI ACID VICTIM RECOUNTS STIGMATIZATION ORDEAL

SAUDI ACID VICTIM RECOUNTS STIGMATIZATION ORDEAL

Thirty-year-old acid attack victim, Memuna Malik has recounted how she was stigmatized anytime she stepped out. Memuna got disfigured after a lady called Salomey, poured on her a substance believed to be acid which instantly burnt her face in far-away Riyad, Saudi Arabia. She explained that the unfortunate incident happened to her on the 24th of December, […]

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Taabea CEO causes arrest of his House-Help for Stealing

Taabea CEO causes arrest of his House-Help for Stealing

A Circuit Court in Kumasi, the Ashanti Regional Capital, has granted a 30-year-old house-help, Esther Katibu a Forty Ghana cedis (GHS 40,000) bail pending her trial for stealing. The court charged Esther for stealing and accordingly remanded her into police custody after her boss, the Chief Executive Officer of the Taabea Group of Companies, Dr […]

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Attorney General appeals to JSSP team to address internet challenges

Attorney General appeals to JSSP team to address internet challenges

The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Godfred Odame has commended the US government for implementing the Justice Sector Support Project (JSSP) to enhance efficient justice delivery in the country. Speaking at a meeting with the implementing partners of the JSSP, the Attorney General however appealed to the implementation team to address the challenge of […]

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D-G of GES directs headmaster to admit ex-convict, Abu Safianu

D-G of GES directs headmaster to admit ex-convict, Abu Safianu

The Director General of the Ghana Education Service, GES, Professor Opoku Amankwa has directed the headmaster of the Awe Senior High School in the Northern Region to admit an ex-convict, Abu Safianu Yahaya who was refused admission because he wrote his Basic Education Certificate Examination, BECE, in prison. This follows a reportage by Crime Check […]

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Citizen Monitoring Group of the JSSA call for consistent provision of logistics

Citizen Monitoring Group of the JSSA call for consistent provision of logistics

The Citizen Monitoring Group, CMG mandated to ensure the progress of the Case Tracking System, CTS, in the Northern Region have applauded the US government for the opportunity given them to participate in the rollout of the USAID Justice Sector Support Activity project, JSSA to check breaches in Ghana’s justice system. The group underwent a […]

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Justice Sector Support Activity to embark on sensitisation programme

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Justice Sector Support Activity to embark on sensitisation programme

The lmplementing partner of the USAID funded Justice Sector Support project will soon roll out a robust media education and sensitisation programme to enable Ghanaians know about the Case Tracking System (CTS) and its importance in the justice delivery in Ghana. Mr Enoch Jengre, the Rule of Law Specialist of the project, told the Ghana […]

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Police calls for improved internet connectivity for entry of cases onto the CTS

Police calls for improved internet connectivity for entry of cases onto the CTS

The District Commander of the Aflao Police District Command, Superintendent Obrako Sarpong Bempah is calling for improved internet connectivity and more equipment to enable the Police efficiently make use of the integrated criminal Case Tracking System, CTS. He made the request in an interview with crimeheckghana on the challenges hampering the progress of the CTS […]

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JUSTICE SECTOR SUPPORT ACTIVITY TEAM MEETS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF PRISONS

JUSTICE SECTOR SUPPORT ACTIVITY TEAM MEETS                        DIRECTOR GENERAL OF PRISONS

As part of efforts to engage more stakeholders in the criminal justice chain on the importance of the Case Tracking System (CTS) in enhancing efficient justice delivery in Ghana, the USAID Ghana Justice Sector Support Activity implementation team has paid a courtesy call on the Director General of the Ghana Prisons Service, DGP Patrick Missah. […]

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