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31-year-old chainsaw operator sentenced to 10 years imprisonment

By: Conrad Kadbry The Jasikan Circuit Court has sentenced a 31 year old chainsaw operator Kingsley Tabitey from Akaa in the Jasikan Municipality of the Oti Region to 10 years imprisonment for causing unlawful damage contrary to section 172 of...

Ashanti Region records more youth inmates – Prison Service

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Managers of the Ghana Prisons Service (GPS) in the Ashanti region say it is stunned by the number of youth inmates serving various jail terms. According to the Prison Authorities, majority of the youth inmates were convicted of...

Business woman Diamond Appiah charged with fraudulent transaction of land contrary to Land Act

Business woman Diamond Appiah has been arraigned before an Accra Circuit Court for fraud. She is alleged to have swindled another businesswoman Aisha Modi in the sale of land situated at East Legon Hills in Accra. Diamond Appiah has been...

Scrap dealer accused of stealing Meek Mills’ iPhone remanded

A 33-year-old scrap dealer who allegedly stole an iPhone 14 Pro Max belonging to Meek Mills, an American rapper, during a programme at the Independence Square last week, has been remanded into police custody. Nuhu Sulley was charged with stealing...

Ashanti Region: Four persons who kidnapped two Canadian women jailed 10 years each

By: Beatrice Oppon Four persons who kidnapped two Canadian women at Kumasi in the Ashanti region in June 2019 have each been sentenced to ten years in prison in hard labour. The four convicts are a Computer Engineer Sampson Aghalor who...

Aisha Huang Trial: Fifth Witness Speaks

By Beatrice Oppon A farmer at Bepotenten in the Ashanti region Timothy Teye Ali has indicated that he and three other farmers agreed to sell their farmlands to Aisha Haung for mining when she contacted them through one James Ogbey...

Father jailed for attempting to sell daughter

The Agona Swedru Circuit Court has sentenced Samuel Kobena Agyemang, 35, to four years imprisonment in hard labour for attempting to sell his two-year-old biological daughter. The convict, a citizen of Aburi Akuapem who resides at Agona Asafo in the...

Two persons arrested for stealing 60 gallons of fuel

The Awutu Bereku District Police Command has arrested two persons for allegedly stealing more than 60 gallons of fuel from a stone quarry company at Gomoa Akotsi in the Gomoa East District of the Central Region. The suspects are said...

Gomoa Akotsi mobile money robbers grabbed

SOURCE: GNA The Gomoa Ojobi District Police Command has arrested three suspected armed robbers who shot and robbed a mobile money vendor at Gomoa Akotsi last week Wednesday, December 7. The suspected armed robbers snatched an amount of Ghc30,000 from...

Wenchi Police arrest eight suspected Indian hemp smokers

The Police at Wenchi in the Bono Region have arrested eight suspected Indian Hemp smokers and peddlers in a swoop conducted in the Municipality on Tuesday. The Ghana News Agency (GNA) gathered the suspects, including a young lady, Nasiba Ubeida,...

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By Emmanuel Yaw Nkansah  The quarterfinal matches of the ongoing African Nations Championship have all been honored and, yeah, the Black Galaxies are out....

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Ghanaian Highlife star Bisa Kdei has successfully staged the listening party for his fourth studio album, titled "Original," in the United Kingdom (UK). The one-off...

About 4,000 Burkinabes seek asylum in Ghana’s Bawku West District

At least 4,000 Burkina Faso nationals are seeking refuge in some parts of the Bawku West District of the Upper East Region, following terrorists’...

Police Inspector who left Gun in “trotro” interdicted

The Police Officer who left his rifle in a commercial vehicle after allegedly collecting a GH¢100 bribe from the Driver has been interdicted. Inspector Sulemana...