Sister’s Keepers, a non-earnings gals charity association, has known as on chiefs in the East Gonja municipality to sanction any team or particular person that will want to get the laws into their own fingers to request immediate injustice in modern society.
The association condemned the act of subjecting the aged especially old women of all ages to abuses and torture.
Sister’s Keepers manufactured this connect with when its users frequented the family of Akua Denteh, who was lynched on suspicion of remaining a witch, in Salaga.
The unfortunate lynching of the 90-yr-old was achieved with equally nearby and global condemnation.
Govt, NGO’s, Civil Society groups and associations have all condemned it with other folks browsing the location.
The most current to go to the Kafaba neighborhood to commensurate with the bereaved household is the Sister’s Keepers Affiliation of Ghana.
Their very first level of call was a pay a visit to to the bereaved relatives wherever they sympathised with them and also assured them of their assist.
They later on frequented the Kafaba neighborhood wherever the incident took put to interact with the chief and folks.
Whilst there, the Charity Director of the Ghana Chapter of the affiliation, Fauzia Karim appealed to the conventional overlord of the place to sanction people who choose the rules into their individual arms to abuse their fellow people.
“Traditional authorities have a crucial role to enjoy in this battle and for us as an business, we believe it is time for the overlord of the region to place in location severe sanctions for individuals who abuse women of all ages be it their loved ones or not”, she reported.
The Director also identified as for the will need for extra training on human rights violations including, “old age arrives with dementia”.
“At a particular age, dementia sets in and a person behaves strangely which lots of misconstrued for witchcraft,” Fauzia Karim said.
On her portion, the Head of Communications of the Association, Abena Pokua Ahwenee confident members of the community, the affiliation will organise group sensitisation in November.
The crew then frequented the Kpembewura Banbagne Ndefeso IV at his palace in Kpembe.