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Chief's Killer Grabbed

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Charles Donkor, a 42-year-old land guard suspected to have played a leading role in the murder of Nana Okotoako Kofi Mankata II, 54, has been arrested by the police. The late Nana Mankata II, acting chief of Chinto-Doboro and his driver, Nana Kwame, 38, were allegedly killed in front of hi ...

Christian Council: Pastors must not frustrate work of doctors

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 The General Secretary of the Christian Council of Ghana has expressed concern over some religious leaders 39; interference with the work of Medical Doctors in treating sick people. Rev. Dr. Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong said there are instances where some pastors have instructed patients to ignore pres ...

Ending Ebola before rainy season imperative - UNMEER

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Ending Ebola before the rainy season is imperative, says Peter Jan Graaff, New Acting Head of United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER). A statement issued by UNMEER said Graaff, in his first week in office, affirmed his commitment to stopping the Ebola outbreak in West Africa ...

Hawkers Flood Pavements In Accra Business District

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Hawkers and traders have invaded pavements of major streets in the Central Business District of Accra with impunity to the displeasure of pedestrians and motorists. A visit on Monday by the Ghana News Agency (GNA) to streets around the Tema Station, Makola, Rawlings Park, and Kinbu witness ...

Ama Busia Robbers Arrested

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Two suspected armed robbers who allegedly took part in robbing Ama Brema Busia, a retired public servant of various amounts of money at her Abelemkpe residence have finally been arrested. The suspects include Godsway Nutakor aka papisco, 25, former house boy of the victim and Bright Asamoa ...

Farmers, Fishermen Join GM Food Suit

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 The Ghana Association of Farmers and Fishermen has filed a motion to be part of the suit filed by Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG), a food advocacy organisation, against the National Biosafety Committee and Ministry of Food and Agriculture, over the commercialisation of Genetically Modified (GM) cowpeas ...

Ashaiman Records 5,846 Criminal Cases

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 ACP Jonathan A. Adams-Godoe THE ASHAIMAN Police have recorded a total of 5, 846 cases last year as against 5, 776 cases which came to the notice of the police a year before. According to statistics from the Ashaiman Divisional Police Command, the Divisional Police had an increase o ...

Today's front pages

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 NO COUP NPP VETS ASPIRANTS A reported coup in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) yesterday turned out to be a hoax as the party held an emergency Steering Committee meeting to deliberate on the vetting process towards the party 39;s parliamentary primaries. STARS HIT THE STREETS OVER DUMSOR The ru ...

Nii Bortefio Bortekwei Afadi-Nsro I Prioritizes Education As Key On His Agenda

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 The Nkpor Mantse (Chief of Nkpor), a community of the Nungua Traditional area in the Greater Accra region, Nii Bortefio Bortekwei Afadi-NsroI has identified education as the number one critical elementfor the socio-economic development of the nation. According to him education bring ...

Baby Stolen At Wassa Akropong

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 A three-month-old baby girl is reported to have been stolen by an unidentified woman at Wassa Akropong in the Western Region. The alleged incident took place on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at about 3pm near the old chief 39;s palace. It is alleged that the baby thief posed as a visitor an ...

Prophet Nkansah Guilty

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Prophet Daniel Nkansah, a former presidential aspirant and founder of the New Vision Pentecostal Church in Accra, has been found guilty by An Accra circuit court for conspiracy to cause unlawful damage. However, the court, presided over by Justice Francis Obiri, says the controversial man ...

Robbers Raid Two Churches At Suhum

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Unidentified armed robbers on two different days broke into the offices of two churches, namely, the Assemblies of God Church and the Emmanuel Presby Church, both in the Suhum Municipality of the Eastern Region, and took away their musical instruments, laptops, projectors and an amount of GH cent ...

Private security companies implored to uphold integrity

Monday, May 4, 2015 Private security firms in the country have been entreated to uphold and defend the integrity of their work to enable them effectively complement the work of the police. DCOP Rev. David Ampah Bennin, Director of the Public Affairs Directorate of the Ghana Police Service, said integrity is key in p ...
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