Crime & Punishment

Court Remands Two Suspected Narcotic Drug Dealers In Prison Custody

Friday, December 19, 2014 Nsuta Circuit court presided over by Mr John Ekow Mensah on Thursday, December 18,2014 remanded two suspected narcotic drug dealers in prison custody.The plea of the suspects, KOFI AKUNEBER 20, a private security man and RICHARD OPOKU 20, a drivers mate were not taken and they have been ...

National Security Capo Arrested For Shooting

Thursday, December 18, 2014 A 33-year-old National Security officer, Francis Kwesi Twumasi, has been arrested for shooting a young man at Ayigbetown close to the West Hills Shopping Mall at Weija.Narrating the incident to Citi News, the Public Relations Officer of the Accra Police Command, ASP Effia Tenge said aroun ...

Chief Murdered In Zabzugu

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 The Chief of Salinkuga, a suburb of Zabzugu in the Northern Region has been murdered by unknown assailants. According to a family source on grounds of anonymity, the late Naa Sumani Tigu was shot on Tuesday evening at about 8:30 pm.The cause of the incident is yet to be established.Th ...
From right:Martin Sunday Akinwunmi,Joseph Obiasogo,Emmanuel Onyebuchi Umeononoabi 

4 Nigerians Dupe Banks GH¢2m

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 The Commercial Crime Unit of thePolice Criminal Investigation DepartmentCID has arrested four people for allegedlydefrauding three top banks to the tune ofover GH2 million through their banksAutomated Teller Machines ATMs.The four, according to SuperintendentFelix Mawusi, director ...

I Lose Appetite When Crime Is Committed—Kofi Boakye

Thursday, December 11, 2014 Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Kofi Boakye says police officers can effectively deliver on their core mandate if they become sufficiently outraged when crimes are committed.He said whilst there logistical constraints, police officers, whom he said are doing well, can achieve resu ...

Reckless Abuse Of People On The Increase In The Name Of Religion—DOVVSU

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 The National Secretariat of the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit DOVSU has identified religious abuse as a fast growing trend in most Ghanaian churches.At a days workshop on Gender-based violence for media practitioners on the theme; Lets Challenge Militarism and End Gende ...

Cocaine Saga: Alhaji Dawood To Reappear In Court Today

Monday, December 08, 2014 Businessman Alhaji Mohammed Dawood, the man alleged to have aided Nayele Ametefehs easy passage through the VIP Lounge at the Kotoka International Airport KIA, is expected to appear before court for the second time on Monday.The case was adjourned last Thursday to enable the prosecutio ...

Robbers Kill Melcom Security Man

Monday, December 08, 2014 Suspected robbers who broke into the Madina Melcom branch have killed the security man on duty after breaking in on Monday dawn.The unidentified persons were reported to have stormed the facility and murdered the security man when he attempted to fend them off. According to preliminary in ...

Panic Hits Residents Of Adankwame And Neighbouring Villages After 4 Murderers Broke Jail

Saturday, December 06, 2014 Residents of Adankwame near Barekese and surrounding communities are living in fear following the escape of four suspected murderers from police cells.The escapees are believed to be prime suspects of several murder cases in the area.They were arrested by the Suame Divisional Police C ...

Toll booth attendant remanded for stealing GHȻ2

Thursday, December 04, 2014 A toll booth attendant at the Ghana Highway Authority has been remanded into Police custody by an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly stealing GHC 2 cedis.The accused, Thomas Tetteh is alleged to have stolen the money on November 10, 2014 at Ayi Mensah in Accra.According to Daily Guide, Tett ...

Online Romance Scammer Jailed 5 years

Thursday, December 04, 2014 A businessman resident at Pokuase in the Greater Accra Region, Maurice Asola Fadola; has been jailed five years in hard labour by the Financial Division of a High Court in Accra.He was convicted on 28 counts of defrauding by false pretences. One count of money laundering, one count of po ...

Ruby Cocaine Scandal: Alhaji Dawood For Court Today

Thursday, December 04, 2014 Alhaji Mohammed Alamid Dawood, who is alleged to have aided Nayele Ametefeh, the woman busted for allegedly smuggling 12.5 kilogrammes of cocaine to the United Kingdom, is due in court today.State prosecutors are expected to seek for his remand while investigations continue into the case. ...
Abed El-Agha, aka Sheik Mamoud Al-Thani

Palestinian Arrested For Fraud

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 The Accra Regional Police Command has arrested 52-year-old Abed El-Agha, aka Sheik Mamoud Al-Thani, a Palestinian Jew who allegedly aided one Mamadu Dansenko, an Ivorian, to defraud a Ghanaian to the tune of GHâ70,000.Dansenko, a footballer, allegedly contacted the victim to be his manager and ...
See more content