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Amanfro Robberies: Police Arrest 37 Suspects

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Residents of Amanfro who have in the past two weeks been a target of armed robberies will next week get the chance to identify suspects arrested in connection with the attacks. A swoop by the regional police command in the Ga South Municipality at dawn on Saturday has led to the arrest of some 37 ...

Don't Use Turpentine As Toothpaste - FDA Warns

Saturday, August 29, 2015 OFFICIALS OF the Food and Drug Authority (FDA) in the Brong Ahafo Region are worried over the sale of turpentine as toothpaste by some unscrupulous people to unsuspecting members of the public as a cure to bleeding gums. Matthew Nkum, Regional Officer of the FDA, revealed this during a sta ...

Rituals In Church

Saturday, August 29, 2015 The purported fracas between members of the prayer group and some elders of Mystery School, a spiritual church at Apremdo near Takoradi in the Western Region, took a dramatic twist yesterday when some persons allegedly prepared a charm and placed it at an entrance of the church. The said c ...

Memorial service held for Samuel Nuamah

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Scores of Journalists in the country gathered at the Press Centre here in Accra for the one-week memorial service of the late Ghanaian Times Presidential Correspondent, Samuel Nuamah. President John Mahama and the Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah were also at the service. Samuel Nuamah died in a ...

I'm Committed To Serve My People—Aspiring Assemblyman

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Aspiring Assembly Member for Kyebi Ahenbronom electoral area, Edward Nana Asiedu Bekoe has pledged his commitment to the development of the area and Kyebi in general. According to him, helping his community is dear to his heart and promised to do more as part of his coperate social respons ...

Squatters In Court Over $150,000 Damage

Saturday, August 29, 2015 A fisherman and a spare parts dealer, who allegedly broke into the estates of Merchandy Snowvan Ltd and lived there without permission, have been arraigned before an Accra circuit court for causing unlawful damage to the houses worth $150,000. The accused persons, Yussif Tetteh and Nii Ado ...

CR Records 3,358 Domestic Cases

Saturday, August 29, 2015 The Central Regional Branch of the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service recorded 3,358 domestic violence cases in the year 2014. Out of the number, 267 were rape cases, defilement and incest related, with non-maintenance accounting for 912. In ...

Techiman Royals Angry With Asante Congress Over Tuobodom

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Nana Osei Kofi, the Techiman Abusuapanin, has angrily reacted to a press conference organised by the Asante Congress on the Tuobodom fracas. Nana Osei Kofi called the bluff of the group and warned that if the group continued to treat the Techiman Omanhene, Oseadeyo Akumfi Ameyaw, with cont ...

2 Steal From Auto Zone

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Two persons have appeared before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly stealing a total of GH cent;16,786 belonging to Auto Zone Company Limited. They are Prosper Atimpe, a dispatch rider and John Apure, marketer. Apure has been slapped with two additional charges of abetment of crime an ...

GJA President must apologise; it is non-negotiable - Kweku Baako

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Pressure is mounting on the embattled President of the Ghana Journalists Association, Mr. Affail Money to resign. Veteran journalist Abdul Malik Kweku Baako says whether he will resign or not, Mr. Monney must ldquo;apologise ahead of time; it is nonnegotiable. rdquo; The GJA President incurre ...

Tetteh Quarshie Pedestrian Footbridge Commissioned

Saturday, August 29, 2015 A new footbridge constructed to enhance free and safe movement of pedestrians across the 37-Madina highway at Tetteh Quarshie has been commissioned for public use. The disability-friendly footbridge was constructed by Waagner Biro Bridge Systems AG as part of a $8.5million project to con ...

Juju Hits EC

Saturday, August 29, 2015 The notice and chickens used in the rituals at the EC office Mysterious items suggestive of juju or fetish rituals have been dumped at the Electoral Commission (EC) office at Nkoranza in the Brong-Ahafo Region, warning officials to stay away from Tuesday's district level elections. The ...

I Attempted Suicide - Ada

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Adaezi Onyinyechie Ayoka aka Ada aka Naana Akosua Appiah Antwi ndash; the radio presenter who was accused of staging her own kidnapping, gang rape and also posting her nude pictures on social media ndash; has admitted that she had been raped at least more than once and even attempted taking her ...
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