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First Ghanaian Elected To International Humanist Organisation

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Roslyn Mould from Accra, is the first Ghanaian to be elected to the International Humanist and Ethical Youth Organisation IHEYO. Despite a record number of nominations this year, Ms Mould now holds the position of Secretary of the African Working Group, whose President is Ugandan Kato Mukasa.[/ ...
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Two convicted over kidnapping of a female teacher

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Nkawie Ash, Aug 19, GNA - A businessman and another person accused of kidnapping a female teacher at Atwima-Agogo in the Atwima-Nwabiagya District have been convicted by the Nkawie Circuit Court, presided over by Mr Michael Johnson Abbey. Osei Kofi, 30, the businessman, and Kwabena Darko, 25 a ...

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Farmer in trouble over alleged attempt to kill spouse

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Bibiani W/R, Aug 19, GNA - The Bibiani Circuit Court, presided over by Mr Baptist Filson, has ordered a farmer to be held in prison custody for allegedly attempting to kill his wife over her careless in handling his favoured delicacy - pork. Dada Dambira, 21, reportedly attacked the woman in a ...
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Mason jailed 20 years for defiling minor

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Accra Aug. 19, GNA - A 35 year old mason Isaac Teiko Tagoe was on Tuesday sentenced to 20 years imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court for defiling a three and half year old girl at Akweteman, Accra. This was after the court presided over by Ms Sedina Agbemava had found him guilty on the charge ...
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Gender Ministry holds walk to end violence against women

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Accra, Aug. 19, GNA - The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has organised a health walk in the Ashiaman Municipality to end gender-based violence against women and promote sexual reproductive rights in the country. The walk was to promote the welfare of women and children throug ...
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Man jailed 21 years for robbery

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Kumasi, Aug. 19, GNA - A Kumasi Circuit Court, presided over by Mr William Boampong has sentenced a man accused of robbing a student of her money and cellular phone to 21 years imprisonment in hard labour. Elijah Alaale, 23, attacked the victim, Munira Hamidu, in her room at Amanfrom near Kumasi ...
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Court remands two on robbery charge

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Accra, Aug. 19, GNA - Two persons who were said to have abetted, conspired and robbed one Enoch Kwarteng of his Toyota Corolla Taxi, were on Tuesday remanded into police custody by an Accra circuit court. The two, David Amoah and Jacob Nyarko, were charged for conspiracy. David was also charged ...

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Court remands 22-year old for robbery

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Accra, Aug. 19, GNA - An Accra circuit court on Tuesday remanded Seidu Mohammed, unemployed, in police custody for robbery and causing unlawful damage. The accused person pleaded not guilty and would re-appear on September 2. Counsel for the accused person told the court that his clien ...
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Father, student granted bail over incest and abduction

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Accra Aug. 19, GNA - A 40-year old driver Edem Fedeluy who is accused of impregnating his 17- year- old daughter at Adenta, Accra on Tuesday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Fedeluy charged with incest pleaded not guilty, but the court presided over by Ms Sedina Agbemava admitted him ...
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Man to serve 15 years for defilement

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Kumasi, Aug. 20, GNA - The Kumasi-Based Gender-Violence Court, presided over by Mrs Rita Agyeman-Budu, has sentenced a 66-year old man to 15 years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling a minor. Antwi Gyeabour was convicted after he pleaded guilty to the offence. Police Chief Inspector Phi ...
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Mother stabs son to death

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Tarkwa Breman, W/R, Aug 19, GNA - A 42 year-old mother of five, Philomena Biadoo, at the weekend stabbed her son to death at Tarkwa Breman in the Western Region. The deceased, Theophilus Biadoo, 24, is alleged to have been stabbed sixty one times on the chest and lower abdomen when he attacked ...

BarCampGhana Register And Attend BarCamp Tamale 2014 On August 23 At The Tamale Sports Stadium

Monday, August 18, 2014 Barcamp Tamale 2014 is a free networking forum bringing people together for a day of discussion, demos and dialogue on Tamale, Ghana and beyond. It will take place on August 23, 2014 in Tamale. The theme for this year is Harnessing the development potential in Northern Ghana through entrepreneurs ...
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National Caretaker of Methodist Church appeals to Boko Haram

Monday, August 18, 2014 Akim Oda, Aug. 16, GNA - Madam Lilian Juliana Arthur, National Caretaker of the Methodist Church, has appealed to Boko Haram to heed to the World wide call to release unconditionally hundreds of innocent people including school children taken captive in Nigeria. This, she said, would enable pare ...
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