Africa

The Public Order Act in Zambia

Post Views: 75 The Public Order Act in Zambia is used to repress rights and freedom of expression, association and assembly. The human rights defenders, journalists and opposition political parties has been increasingly restricted. Section 5(4) of the act provided that anyone intending to assemble or host a meeting or demonstration was required to give …

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Taxation and Liberty: Government Policy That Limits the Realization of Liberty

Post Views: 48 Taxation is a process by which government through a taxing authority imposes a tax. Taxation applies to all types of involuntary levies ranging from income to capital gains. “A tax is a mandatory financial charge imposed upon a taxpayer by a government organisation in order to fund various public expenditures. A failure …

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Limitation of Ghanaian’s Freedom: The Case of the National Land Policy-YAFO Ambassador

Post Views: 54 Introduction of Land Policies in Ghana had had its root from the colonial era. During the colonial regime, a number of mechanisms were adopted to rule the local people of Gold Coast. One of such is the indirect rule system which was introduced by Lord Lugard in Northern Nigeria. The indirect rule …

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Nigeria; The Laughing Stock of The International Community

Post Views: 77 When I started this article, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had just postponed a national election they had four years to prepare for. As at this moment, there is a viral video online of a customs officer allegedly shooting a man to death which has been denied by the Public Relations Officer …

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YAFO LAUNCHES AMBASSADOR COURSE, JANUARY 2019.

Post Views: 198 Students, Entrepreneurs and Young Professionals have asked the question; how does one join YAFO? As an organization our doors are open to all who share, believe and contributes meaningfully towards achieving our mission. Thus, to educate and connect students, young professionals, and entrepreneurs with global opportunities through multidisciplinary research and public policy …

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YAFO-UCC EVENT DUBBED OPPORTUNITY SUMMIT ORGANIZED ON 17TH NOVEMBER, 2018 UNDER THE THEME “STRATEGIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND NETWORKING” AT SASAKAWA CONFERENCE ROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CAPE COAST – GHANA

Post Views: 94 Unemployment constitutes one of the key labour market challenges in Ghana. It reflects the willingness and desire of young students to work and an indication of the health of an economy. Limited job opportunities available to the labour force suggest policy failure with socio‐political and economic implications. The inability of students to …

YAFO-UCC EVENT DUBBED OPPORTUNITY SUMMIT ORGANIZED ON 17TH NOVEMBER, 2018 UNDER THE THEME “STRATEGIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND NETWORKING” AT SASAKAWA CONFERENCE ROOM, UNIVERSITY OF CAPE COAST – GHANA Read More »

YAFO AT UNIVERSITY OF CAPE COAST DULY INAUGURATED – GHANA

Post Views: 117 Four months after the maiden YAFO Ambassador course in July, 2018, our team was privileged to join the inauguration of a new campus organization at the University of Cape Coast (UCC). This initiative was spearheaded by Miss Barbara Ofosu, who doubled as YAFO Ambassador and President of YAFO-UCC campus chapter. The inauguration …

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DEMONSTRATION NOT DESTRUCTION, YAFO-KNUST CONDEMNS DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTIES

Post Views: 183 The Executives of YOUNG AFRICANS for OPPORTUNITIES – KNUST do not in any way condone the actions that have caused destruction of assets and properties of the school, thus Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).   As an organization that equally espouse the views of property rights, freedom and justice …

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