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NAM1 to make third appearance in Dubai court on Valentine's Day

The Chief Executive Officer of embattled gold dealership company, Menzgold Ghana Limited, will make his third court appearance in Dubai on Thursday, February 14, where he is facing a misdemeanour charge over a 23 million -dollar-deal, gone bad. Nana Appiah...

CID officer aided my escape from cells – Takoradi kidnapping suspect

Sam Udoetuk Wills, the suspect in the kidnapping of three girls in the Western Region, has told a Takoradi District Court that an officer of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) assisted him to escape from police custody. According to him,...

Major shake-up in police hierarchy

The Inspector General of the Ghana Police Service, IGP, David Asante-Apeatu has made changes to the hierarchy of the Police service. In two separate lists 25 senior officers at the headquarters are said to have been moved to other parts...

‘I killed J.B Danquah-Adu, but I want his family to forgive me’ — Daniel Asiedu

Daniel Asiedu, the man alleged to have murdered the former New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa-North, Mr J.B Danquah-Adu, has admitted that he indeed killed the MP, but he wants the legislator’s family to forgive...

Three convicted for forcing students to eat raw chicken

Three of the four persons arrested for forcing three students to eat raw chicken have been convicted by the Akomadan District Court. The convicts, Abukari Anaba, Prince Antwi and Peter Owusu Oduomi, pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy to...

Driver in court for killing his mate

A 45-year-old driver Francis Okpoti Odumanye who allegedly killed his mate, Kenneth Sowatey Tetteh through reckless driving on the George Walker Bush Highway in 2015 on Monday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Odumanye was arraigned following an advice from...

Suspect in Assemblies of God pastor's killing remanded

The prime suspect in the murder of the Senior Pastor of the Tema Community Four Central Assemblies of God, Reverend Dr David Nabegmado has again been remanded in Police custody to reappear on the 14th of February. Presenting the facts...

Ex-Masloc boss faces 80 counts of financial loss, stealing, money laundering

A former Chief Executive Officer of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC), Sedina Christine Tamakloe Attionu, and the former Operations Manager of MASLOC, Daniel Axim, have been charged by the State with 80 counts of Stealing, Causing Financial...

ECG arrest several companies in Tema for alleged power theft

The Tema Regional Branch of the Electricity Company of Ghana, ECG, says its revenue mobilisation has gone up after about 40 companies and individuals were arrested for illegal power connection. They are among defaulting companies picked up in a debt...

Customs urged to intensify combat of security threats at borders

The World Customs Organisation (WCO) on Monday tasked its members to intensify their mode of combating terrorism and other security threats at borders to facilitate the rapid and safe movement of the people and goods. Mr Kunio Mikuriya, the Secretary...

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Ghana observes 112 birthday anniversary of first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

Tuesday, September 21, marks the birthday of a legend who was born in 1909, about 112 years ago, and...

“Hasten SDGs implementation to build fairer, prosperous world” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of Ghana and Co-Chair of the Group of Eminent Advocates of the 2030 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo,...

Eliminating “schools under trees” and related problems in Ghana: Where is the communal spirit for development?

By Simon Mariwah, PhD Introduction The phenomenon of “schools under trees” has become a social problem and a propagandist political tool for all political parties in...

Hotel Rwanda hero convicted on terror charges

A man who was portrayed in a film as a life-saving hero during the Rwandan genocide has been sentenced to 25 years for terrorism...

Police beef up to curtail agitations over MMDCE nominations

By Nathaniel Nartey. Facebook: Nathaniel Nartey Twitter: @Annertey_Nartey The Police Administration has deployed personnel nationwide to curb any disturbances that may arise following the release of the...