Tuesday , August 4 2020 10:16 pm


2 remanded over attempt to sell 20-year-old Beninois

Two persons who allegedly lured a 20-year-old Beninois to Ghana to be sold at a cost of $160,000 to a Police Officer have appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Ibrahim Keita, a 33-year-old unemployed Malian and Baba Issah, a barber and a driver have been charged with conspiracy to commit …

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3 tied overnight for stealing a goat at Damongo

Three young men, Jelil, Abdalah and Alhaji Adam were on Wednesday night tied standing to a tree at Yagbon Residential Area, a suburb of Damongo in the West Gonja Municipality till morning for stealing a goat.The youth of the area said stealing at the community has reached alarming levels hence …

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Akufo-Addo grants amnesty to 794 prisoners

President Akufo-Addo has granted amnesty to 794 deserving prisoners. This forms part of government’s efforts to ensure the decongestions of Ghana’s prisons and its related complications. In a statement signed by the Director-General of the Ghana Prisons Service, Patrick Darko Missah, the groupings comprise 772 first offenders, 16 very old …

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Shooting incident mars Day 2 of registration

A shooting incident at the Ecole Jean Registration Centre at Kotobabi in Accra yesterday marred the second day of the voters registration exercise at the centre. Three unidentified gunmen on motorbikes fired indiscriminately from some 100 metres away from the centre, sending prospective registrants running helter-skelter. Kotobabi shooting Briefing the …

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Teacher jailed for defiling minor

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced George Odum Mensah, a 24-year-old teacher, to 10 years imprisonment for defiling a minor.The convict was employed to teach the girl at home but ended up defiling her.Mensah, who was charged with defilement, pleaded not guilty but the court, presided over by Mrs Christiana …

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