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Key suspect in Wa murder case arrested, while government sympathizes with affected families

The Police say they have arrested the key suspect in the Wa murder case. Suspect Kankani Adongo, was arrested on 19th September, 2022 at Bamahu, a suburb of Wa after extensive collaboration between the Police and Community search parties. The suspect...

Report defilement and rape cases- Parents urged

Parents have been called upon to reject any form of compensation or home settlement of defilement and rape cases in a bid to curb the growing practice within communities. They are also not to wash or clean up the affected...

Ambulance driver killed at Bole

News from the Northern Region has indicated that an ambulance driver has been killed at Bole in the Savannah region. Mahama Imoro Luckey was alleged to have been killed by a mentally challenged man with a block on his head...

Police investigate death of Krachi East MCE

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu The Ashanti Regional Police Command says it is investigating circumstances surrounding the death of the Municipal Chief Executive, MCE, for Krachi East Municipality in the Oti region, Francis Kofi Okesu. A statement issued by the Regional Police Public...

42 suspects arrested at ‘Ashaiman To The World’ Concert

The Police arrested 42 suspects during the Ashaiman to the World concert held on 3rd September 2022 at the Saka Saka park in Ashaiman in the Greater Accra Region. The suspects who are being held for various offences, attacked some...

Ashaiman: Crime rate reduces drastically due to police operations

The Ashaiman Municipal Police Command in collaboration with the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly drastically reduced the crime rate through concerted security-civilian cooperation to ensure that law-abiding citizens live and operate in a peaceful environment. Speaking to the GNA in Ashaiman, Mr...

Restaurant Manager in Court for allegedly defiling Landlord’s daughter

A Restaurant Manager accused of defiling his landlord’s 15-year-old daughter at Osu in Accra has appeared before the Gender-Based Violence Court at the Police Headquarters. Victor Lassey, 42, charged with defilement, pleaded not guilty. The Relieving Judge, Mrs Dora Eshun, admitted...

Drummer grabbed for defiling imbecile at church premises

A 22-year-old drummer who allegedly defiled a 16-year-old imbecile at a church premises in Osu has been put before the Gender Based Violence Court at the Police Headquarters. James Asamoah charged with carnal knowledge of a female imbecile pleaded not...

Boy, 16 allegedly commits suicide at Tema New Town

A 16-year-old Junior High School (JHS) graduate and an apprentice tailor was in the early hours of Friday, August 26, 2022, found hanging on a ceiling at a football entertainment centre in Abonkor, a suburb of Tema New Town. The...

Unemployed remanded for swindling widow of GHC10,000 legal fees

The Ashaiman Circuit Court has remanded into police custody a 41-year-old unemployed man, who allegedly swindled a 64-year-old widow of GHC10,000. Emmanuel Godfred Amenuveve is said to have presented himself as a lawyer and charged the widow GHC 10,000 as...

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Western Region loses another Imam

By Marie Aziz Tunde The demise of the Western Regional Imam, Alhaji Sanni Abdullah Bawa, has been reported. The sad event...

Ghana’s Legendary Bronze Medalist, Prince Amartey, dies aged 78

By Tilda Acorlor. Ghana's boxer and Bronze Medalist at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Prince Amartey, has passed on at age 78. He died on...

New York: Predictable and sustainable financing key to winning battle against terrorism

By Edward Nyarko “Africa today carries the largest share of the international peace and security burden, which in fact should be a global responsibility,” says...

Fitch downgrades Ghana from ‘CCC’ to ‘CC’

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Ghana’s Long-Term Local- and Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to ‘CC’, from ‘CCC’. Fitch typically does not assign Outlooks to issuers...

Ghana suffered 3-0 defeat to Brazil in pre-World Cup friendly

Ghana suffered a 3-0 defeat in the hands of five-time world champions Brazil during a friendly match at the Stade Oceane in Le Havre,...