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An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced two of the seven men who escaped during a jailbreak at the Kwabenya Police Station to 5 years (60 months) imprisonment. Atta Kwadwo and Prince Osei aka Bebe will each serve 2 and a half years.
It has reported to local police that a Nissan Amera public taxi with the registration number of GR 4069-12 crashed with a Toyota Corolla that does not even have a registration number. The local witnesses informed the police.
Brutally murdered a 12-year-old boy who was wearing his school uniform. Police suspected 23 years old boy who is not ready to admit where buried the best part of the body. Killer headles the body of the victim.
Popular Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, has called President Akufo-Addo’s attention to the fact that his life has been threatened. Taking to Facebook , the musician claimed that a pastor has predicted his death.
Police patrol team picked up around 18 prostitutes from New Juabeng Municipality. The Police Command of the Eastern Region possessed evidence against these suspected prostitutes. Prostitution industry has been booming.
A Mobile Money operator, 31-year-old Richmond Ofori, also known as Papa Yaw, has been shot and killed in a robbery attack at Kronom-Kyeraasi in the Afigya Kwabre District of the Ashanti Region on Saturday evening.
President Nana Addo Dankwa – Akufo Addo has assured the Ghana Police Service of an amount of GHc800, 000 to help fight crime. The president made this pledge while reading the State of the Nation Address on February 8, 2018.
The Accra Regional Police Commander, DCOP George Alex Mensah, has indicated that people who fall victims to thieves and pickpockets and end up losing their gadgets and other belongings at the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange
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An aspirant in the 2016 parliamentary elections, Diamond Appiah, has revealed that some female celebrities resorted to spiritual means in order to put her to shame. She stated that they had plotted to make her life miserable.
The shocking stories of Sakawa boys in Ghana keeps getting unbelievable. It was all shock and fear when a Sakawa boy at Asante Bekwai in the Ashanti region turned into a cat after sleeping in a coffin for seven days.
An autopsy conducted on a 33-year-old female tutor at Kumasi Senior High School, Vida Frema Bonsu indicate that she died by hanging. According to the Ashanti Regional Police Command, this was in contrary to earlier reports.
Public relations officer of the Accra police command, ASP) Mrs Efia Tenge says the human skull was at the decomposition stage. A telephone number written on a piece of paper and tied around it was also discovered.
Emmanuel Kwame Nyanteh and Fredrick Asante both children of senior police officers -C/inspector Kennedy Kwame Nyanteh and Inspector William Armah- were convicted for the offence of robbery and sentenced to 11 and 10 years. YEN.com
Police upon investigations said the boyfriend of the deceased Sergeant Bright Opoku, who is stationed at the Konongo Divisional Police command, reported that he left his girlfriend in the room for work on the day of the incident.
A police officer has been detained by authorities in connection to the death of his alleged girlfriend which reportedly occurred in the said policeman's residence. He has been transferred to Kumasi pending an investigation by CID.
First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu, has suggested a more ruthless solution to the problem of illegal mining in the country. According to him, the best way to stop people from being recalcitrant is to shoot them.
An Accra Circuit court, presided over by Priscilla Dapaah, has advised the parties in a GHc105,000 land deal to desist from verbally attacking each other. The case involves popular Ghanaian highlife musician, Akosua Agyapong.
These boys or men had their ages questioned during their first appearance in a juvenile court but the Kumasi Circuit Court postponed the case to February 7th 2018. This court ruling, is said to have left all suspects in tears.
The Nkosuohene of Ejisu traditional council is threatening to expose more teachers who are having sexual affairs with their own students. According to Nana Opoku, he has in his possession numerous videos of teachers and students.
The two, Prince Osei and Atta Kwadwo – were convicted on their own plea after they pleaded guilty to Count 3 and 4 of conspiracy to commit crime to escape from lawful custody.The rest however, pleaded not guilty to the charges. YE
Some senior officers of the Ghana Armed Forces have arrested a 27-year-old young man believed to be a ‘fake soldier’ at Ntoaso in the Eastern region for terrorizing people in the area in a full military uniform.