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Minority to summon IGP over plans to curb increasing robbery attacks

The NDC minority in Parliament has served notice it will summon the IGP, James Oppong-Boanuh, before the House to address the nation on how it intends to deal with the recent wave of armed robbery attacks. This demand comes on...

Police Officer shoots himself to death in Tema

A 50-year-old Police Officer with the Legal and Prosecution Unit at Ashaiman has died by suicide. Reports say the officer DSP Divine Asiam shot himself at his residence at Tema Community 18, Bortiman. Police say he passed on at the Police...

Two robbers killed in a shootout with police at Kaneshie

Two armed robbers have been shot dead on the Kaneshie-Odorkor highway in Accra. This happened when the robbers engaged the police in a shoot out in a robbery attack on the Renault/Hyundai car company. According to the Accra Regional Police...

Alleged Killer of Dance hall Artiste in Cape Coast arrested

The alleged killer of the 24-year-old dancehall artiste, Mr Emmanuel Aikins, known in the music industry as "Unruly Grant" or "Soft Metal" who was stabbed to death in Cape Coast on Sunday, has been arrested by the police. Deputy Superintendent...

Sanitation Officer remanded over car fraud

A 38-year-old sanitation officer of the Atwima-Nwabiagya South Municipality, who defrauded a herbalist of GH¢42,000 has been remanded into prison custody by the Nkawie Circuit Court. Zibrim Yakubu was said to have succeeded in collecting the amount from the herbalist...

Medical & Dental Council to revoke licenses of Doctors involved in baby harvesting

The Acting Registrar of the Medical and Dental Council, Divine Banyugbala, has confirmed that the two Doctors who were suspected to have engaged in the illegal act of “Baby harvesting” are registered Doctors under the Medical and Dental Council. He...

Syndicate in baby harvesting and human trafficking busted by EOCO and other agencies

The Economic and Organized Crime Office, EOCO in collaboration with the Medical and Dental Council, has arrested some medical practitioners, social welfare officers and other individuals who are suspected to have engaged in the illegal act of “baby harvesting...

Upsurge in robbery attacks leaves Anlo-Afiadeyigba residents in fear

The people of Anlo-Afiadeyigba in the Volta Region and its surrounding villages are living in fear following an increased armed robbery in the town. On the 8th of last month, a group of armed robbers numbering about 10 attacked the...

Ablekuma Central Shooting: Court adjourns case to Jan.18

An Accra Circuit Court has adjourned to January 18th the case involving shooting at Ablekuma Central during the December 7 election. The court had earlier remanded the accused person Collins Quarcoo over the alleged shooting incidence at the Ablekuma...

Thieves rob filling station belonging to Keta MP

Unidentified persons on Sunday, January 10, broke into the Rootsenaf Gas filling station at Satsimadza near Agbozume belonging to the Member of Parliament (MP) of the Keta constituency in the Volta Region, Kwame Dzudzorli Gakpey. The robbery is the second attack...

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