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Shooting, Stabbing And The Sorrows -this Week At A Glance

Friday, February 12, 2016 This week has been a rather sad. From the gruesome murder of the Abuakwa North MP to the bloodbath at Kumasi Old Tafo and the death of two innocent men at Mampong. On Monday, the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital announced the closure of three surgical clinics from February 6, 2016. Medical officers ...

Lady, 22, Hospitalised After Gang Rape

Friday, February 12, 2016 A 22-year-old hairdresser has been admitted to the hospital in critical condition after being gang-raped by unidentified men at Obuasi in the Ashanti Region on Thursday February 12. Reports reaching Class News indicate that the victim is currently on admission at the Ata Cade District ...

Collins Douda, Minister of Local Government

Savelugu Nanton Assembly Members Call For Removal Of Coordinating Director

Friday, February 12, 2016 All 45 elected members of the Savelugu Nanton Municipal Assembly in the Northern region, are calling for the removal of the Municipal Coordinating Director, (MCD) Hon. Issahaka B. Basintale. The assembly members are accusing the Coordinating Director of disrespect for provisions in the Loc ...

Man drags wife to court for attempted murder

Friday, February 12, 2016 It is a tale of a marriage turned sour in which a 54-year-old businessman dragged his wife before an Accra Magistrate Court for allegedly conspiring with another man to kill him. Evans Kumah alleged that his wife, Evelyn Kumah, 38, and one Nana Adjei, also 38, attempted to murder him on Septembe ...

Woman accused of raping friend with 'dildo' in court (photos)

Friday, February 12, 2016 There was drama at the Accra Circuit Court premises Friday when sympathisers of a woman accused of allegedly sedating another 22-year-old woman and raping her with an artificial penis, attacked some journalists for taking pictures of the accused person. The sympatisers, led by the father of 26-ye ...

UK Murder suspect extradited

Friday, February 12, 2016 Arthur Simpson-Kent, the British, accused of murdering his partner and kids, was last night flown back to the UK from the Kotoka International Airport to face trial. The suspect, 48, was arrested in Ghana on January 9, 2016, after the bodies of his partner, Sian Blake 43, and their two children, ...

Arthur Simpson-Kent Arrested As He Lands At Heathrow From Ghana

Friday, February 12, 2016 The 48-year-old British fugitive, who allegedly murdered his girl friend and two children in the United Kingdom (UK) and fled to Ghana, was arrested on suspicion of murder when he arrived at Heathrow, Friday. Arthur Simpson-Kent was repatriated to London on Thursday, February 11, 2016. He agre ...

Obuasi Inter Party Dialogue Committee Reconstituted

Friday, February 12, 2016 The Obuasi Municipal Office of the National Commission for Civic Education(NCCE) on Thursday, 11th February, 2016,organised a colourful programme to formally inaugurate the reconstituted Obuasi Inter-party Dialogue Committee. The 36-member committee has an immediate task to educate an ...

Police Partners GBC

Friday, February 12, 2016 The Police has announced its readiness to provide protection to officials of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation(GBC) to collect TV license. The Director General in charge of Services, COP James Oppong Boanuh, said the police will provide protection to the revenue collectors in areas where ther ...

Court postpones Benin elections

Friday, February 12, 2016 The Constitution Court, the final authority for electoral matters in Benin has postponed the elections of the West African country from February 28 to March 6, 2016. The decision was taken after the political parties, the 34 candidates, the National Independent Electoral Commission and the Voter ...

Schools remain closed; Peace Council step up peace talks in Old Tafo

Friday, February 12, 2016 The National Peace Council has stepped up efforts to resolve a land dispute between traditional authority and Muslim youth in Old Tafo in the Ashanti Region. One person has died, dozens injured, with properties running into several thousands of cedis lost to the conflict which began Tuesday. A ...
The new court complex where the drama took place

Drama As Alleged Sex Offender’s Family Attack Journalist In Court

Friday, February 12, 2016 There was drama in court Friday after family members of a lady standing trial for having unnatural canal knowledge with a 22-year-old lady attacked a journalist. Relatives of the suspect, Queenie Akufo were unhappy with the reportage of the media on the case and attempts by some journalist ...

DKM customers in Bolgatanga demonstrate over locked-up investments

Friday, February 12, 2016 The non-payment of investments to customers of the Bolgatanga branch of DKM Microfinance has triggered a massive demonstration in the area. Clad in red and waving placards, the aggrieved customers have threatened not to partake in the 2016 general election if their monies are not paid them. Th ...
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