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Armed Robber In Prison Custody

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Kumasi, July 15, GNA - A man who attacked and seized cash and other valuables from a banker and three others at gunpoint, has been ordered by a Kumasi Circuit Court, to be held in prison custody. Mohammed Abubakar, 28, is said to have acted together with two criminal colleagues, known only as Al ...
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Expert happy with implementation of LEAP

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - Dr Isaac Amo-Antwi, a Takoradi-based Social Worker on Tuesday, commended the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection for adopting proactive operational mechanisms for the implementation of Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty Programme LEAP. Dr Amo-Antwi told ...

Defilement

Tiler arraigned on defilement charge

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - Asare Arye, 26, was on Tuesday arraigned at an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old girl. Asare, who pleaded not guilty, was remanded to reappear on August 12. Assistant Superintendent of Police ASP Adiza Suleman said Mabel Atigah, mother of the ...
Court

Mason to die by hanging

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Kumasi, July 15, GNA - A Kumasi High Court presided over by Justice Paul K. Richardson has sentenced a 34-year mason to death by hanging for murder. William Koffie had pleaded not guilty to the crime but the jury pronounced him guilty. He was said to have hit the deceased, Stephen Dzamesi, s ...
Jail Hammer

Trader remanded for defiling 13 -year- old girl

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court on Tuesday remanded one Joseph Kofi Kaba, Trader for defiling a 13- year- old girl at Odorkor in Accra. Joseph, pleaded not guilty to the charge but was remanded by the court presided over by Sedinam Agbemeva to reappear on August 8. Prosecuting, ...
Jail Bars and Cuffs

Mason jailed 22 years for Defilement

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - A Circuit Court in Accra on Tuesday sentenced a 52 year old mason to 22 years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling a four year old girl at Abokobi Boi. This was after Robert Quaye was found guilty by the court presided over by Ms Sedina Agbemava at the end of the trial. ...
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Court grants bail to mason

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - An Accra circuit court on Tuesday granted Mohammed Kofi Rashid, Mason, GH 5,000 bail with two sureties, one to be a public servant, for possession of firearm without lawful authority. The accused pleaded not guilty and would re-appear on July 25. Prosecuting Officer, D ...

Court law and justice

Two arraigned for stealing motorbikes

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Kumasi, July 15, GNA - Two men standing trial at a Kumasi Circuit Court over the theft of motorbikes, have been granted GH60,000.00 bail each with a surety. Ali Ishmael and Ibrahim Fatau are facing charges of conspiracy and stealing and they pleaded not guilty. They would make their next co ...
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Truck driver jailed for killing pedestrian

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - A tipper truck driver, who allegedly knocked down a 31-year-old woman at Awoshie Last Stop in Accra killing her instantly, has been sentenced to five years imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court. Iddi Abdul Rahman, charged with dangerous and inconsiderate driving and neglig ...
Ghana Police

104 Police Officers graduate from Police College

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Winneba C/R, July 15, GNA - A total of 104 Police officers have graduated at the Police Command and Staff College at Winneba since its establishment about a year ago Commandant of the College said on Tuesday. Assistant Commissioner of Police ACP Mrs. Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah made this known ...
Mr Solomon Kotei

ICU Ghana pushes for amendments in Labour Act

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Accra, July 15, GNA - Ghanaian workers, who opt out of labour unions in their organisations, ought not to benefit from agreed negotiations, Solomon Kotei, General Secretary, the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union ICU of Ghana has said. The ICU, according to him, would soon make a strong ...
Mr. Appiah Menka

Let's act together to fight corruption and division - Appiah-Menkah

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Mr. Akenten Appiah Menka Kumasi, July 16, GNA - Mr Akenten Appiah-Menkah, a Statesman, Lawyer and Industrialist, has rallied Ghanaians to work together to overcome rising corruption and division. He said corrupt practices, ethnicity and political polarization, had become a serious threat to th ...
Court

Illegal miner remanded for causing harm

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Kumasi, July 14, GNA - An illegal miner accused of causing harm has been remanded into prison custody by a Kumasi Circuit Court, presided over by Mr D.W.P Amedior. Isaac Boakye alias Mystical, 21, is said to have injured his uncle, Kwadwo Antwi, in the eye, following a misunderstanding that ensu ...
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