executions in the world:

In 2021

0

2000 to present

0

legend:

  • Abolitionist
  • retentionist
  • De facto abolitionist
  • Moratorium on executions
  • Abolitionist for ordinary crimes
  • Committed to abolishing the death penalty

GHANA

 
government: constitutional democracy
state of civil and political rights: Free
constitution: 28 April 1992
legal system: based on English law and customary law
legislative system: unicameral Parliament
judicial system: Supreme Court; High Court; Court of Appeal; regional tribunals
religion: Christian 68.8%, Muslim 15.9%, traditional 8.5%, other 0.7%, none 6.1%
death row: 149 (as of 31 July 2017, official sources)
year of last executions: 0-7-1993
death sentences: 2
executions: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty:

situation:

 

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Africa