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Police in Bunkpurugu nab 35-year-old man on wanted list for killing his wife

By Joyce Kantam Kolamon The Bunkpurugu District Police have arrested Kampii Yennu, the suspect in the alleged murder of a farmer at Kpentaung village near Bunkpurugu. The suspect upon realizing that the Police were closing in on him, turned himself...

5 more people apprehended in Anlo Afiadenyigba robbery

Police in the Volta Region have arrested 5 more people in connection with the Anlo-Afiadenyigba robbery over the weekend. This brings to 10 the number of armed robbers arrested in connection with the crime. This was contained in a statement...

Police arrest 5 suspected armed robbers at Anlo Afiadenyigba in Volta Region

By Bubu Klinogo The Police have arrested 6 suspected armed robbers at Anlo Afiadenyigba in the Volta Region. The robbers attacked the residence of a businessman, Azi Ganyo popularly known as Sadaco, who is a close friend of the MP...

Police in Asante Mampong arrest 5 persons in alleged murder of 33-year-old Woman

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu The Police at Asante Mampong have arrested 5 suspects in relation to the alleged murder of a 33-year old woman, Akosua Nyantakyiwaa, at Kyirimfaso in the Ashanti Region. The 5 are the deceased’s mother and biological brother, a...

Suspect in fake pregnancy & kidnap saga still in custody for failing to meet bail conditions

By Marie Aziz-Tunde The main suspect in the controversial kidnapping and pregnancy case in Takoradi, in the Western Region, Josephine Panyin Mensah is still in Police custody despite being granted bail by the Takoradi Circuit Court yesterday. According to her Lead...

Businessman granted GHC800,000.00 bail over fraud

A 52-year-old businessman has appeared before the Adentan Circuit Court for allegedly defrauding his colleague of $100,000. Kofi Antwi Nkansah is said to have approached the complainant, Kwasi Agyemang Siaw, to assist him with a loan of $100,000 for his...

School bus driver jailed for indecent assault

A 41-year-old school bus driver who fondled the breast of a 10-year-old girl on board a bus at Adentan, has been sentenced to 12 months’ imprisonment by an Adentan Circuit Court. Theophilus Laryea, charged with indecent assault, pleaded guilty with...

Man jailed 20 years for having sex with eight-year-old stepdaughter

A 43-year-old unemployed man who defiled his eight-year-old stepdaughter at Ofankor, a suburb of Accra, has been sentenced to 20 years’ imprisonment in hard labour by an Accra Circuit Court. Kwaw Emerleh Agovi charged with defilement pleaded not guilty. The court...

Police in Bekwai on manhunt for assailants who stabbed final year student of Oppong Memorial SHS to death

The Ashanti Regional Police Command in Bekwai have indicated that they have commenced investigations into the circumstances that led to the stabbing to death of a 19-year-old final year student of Oppong Memorial Senior High School. According to the Police,...

‘’Fixing the Country Movement’’ wants, Special Prosecutor to revisit, Air-Bus Corruption Scandal

By Hannah Abugri Pressure Group, “Fixing the Country Movement’’, is appealing to the Special Prosecutor, to revisit the investigation into the Airbus Corruption Scandal. At a news conference in Accra, Convener of the Movement, Ernest Kofi Owusu Bempah, said the...

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Septuagenarian Afua Akoto receives assistance from GBC

By: Beatrice Senadju GBC News has paid a surprise visit to Septuagenarian, Afua Akoto in the Ashanti Region. Afua...

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training programme at the Ghana Broadcasting...

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By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils may be good for some...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point 5 million dollar Agreement. The initiative,...

Mahama in Central Region, still pushing for electoral reforms

Former President John Dramani Mahama, says even though the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was not happy with the conduct of the 2020 elections, it...