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Query responses are replies to focused queries or requests for Information that are submitted in the course of the refugee status determination process.
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Ghana: Information on the actions of Islamic militants in Ghana

18 May 2010 | Publisher: Ireland: Refugee Documentation Centre | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: 1. Is there any information on the village of Sefwi Bekwai? 2. How prevalent is female circumcision in Ghana? 3. Please provide any relevant information on this practice. 4. Is there a Muslim population in Ghana? Where is this population geographically located? 5. Is there any information on arranged marriages between Muslim men and young non Muslim women from remote or rural areas of Ghana? 6. What protection would be available to women if they complain to state authorities about forced marriage and forced circumcision? 7. What is the level of corruption in the police? 8. What is the level of corruption in the judicial system? 9. Is it feasible for a young girl to relocate to Accra or any large town area without the support of family members? 10. Are there any services available to assist young women in these circumstances?

3 May 2007 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: Update to GHA29654.E regarding conflicts between the Tijania and Al Sunna Muslim factions in the Wenchi district, especially in the village of Alhajikrom in June 2000 and state protection available

13 June 2001 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: Current treatment of homosexuals (male) by society, especially Muslim communities, and availability of state protection

26 January 2001 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: Conflicts between "traditionalists" and the "Al Sunna" faction of the Muslim community including the cause of the conflicts and any sectarian killings since 1995 in Ghana particularly in Wenchi in the Brong Ahafo region

1 July 1998 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: Inheritance according to the Muslim faith in the Brong Ahafo region

1 August 1997 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: Information from 1993 to the present on a Sunna sect in the Muslim religion including its spiritual leader, its tenants, whether it practises female genital mutilation, and whether the sect runs a school the Gamal Abdel Nasser Islamic School in Kumasi

1 January 1997 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: Information on the Hausa-Muslim population in Kumasi; what percentage of the population of Kumasi is Hausa, what are the areas of concentration of the Hausa people, and what are the political activities and major occupations of the Hausa people

1 February 1993 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Ghana: 1) "Ghana Muslim Student Union" at Secondary School level from March 1982 to January 1985. 2) President (of the GMSU) Osman Bangi arrested and killed by authorities during a January 5/6 1985 National Union of Ghana Students convention/demonstration

1 June 1989 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

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