Tue, Mar

 Accra March 21, GNA- Mr Akrasi Sarpong, a former Executive Secretary of the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB), and a reporter of the Daily Graphic were on Tuesday convicted for contempt by an Accra High Court.

Accra March 20, GNA- An Accra District Court has imposed a fine of GHC360 on a trader for failing to supply basic needs, such as food,health, education and shelter for his five kids.

Accra, March 20, GNA – A Pastor Richmond Nana Danso was on Monday remanded by an Accra Circuit Court for dishonestly appropriating an amount of $10,080 and GHc 2,000.00, belonging to one Lucy Korkoi Tetteh.

Accra March 15, GNA - Trial of the two alleged killers of the late J. B. Danquah Adu, Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, is expected to commence at an Accra High Court in a month’s time.

Amasaman (GAR), March 13, GNA – Between January to December 2016 a total of 1,373 cases were mediated through the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) process, out of which 605 cases were settled, representing 44 per cent.

Accra, March 13, GNA - A 22 year old student who is accused defiling a 15 year old girl at Awoshie and held her hostage for over 16 days has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court.
    Michael Frimpong charged with defilement pleaded not guilty.

Kumasi, Nov 30, GNA – An 18-year old farmer caught with two locally manufactured short guns and cartridges has been remanded in prison custody by a Kumasi Circuit Court.

Accra, Nov. 30, GNA – The Court of Appeal has acquitted and discharged Mr Tsatsu Tsikata, former Chief Executive Officer of Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) on five year jail term handed down to him on June 18, 2008.

Accra, Nov. 22, GNA - Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a Ghanaian businessman and a former Honourary Vice Consul to Austria, has denied ever saying he would not pay back the judgement debt, as ordered by the Supreme Court.

Tarkwa (W/R), Nov. 20, GNA - A Tarkwa Circuit Court has fined  a 32 year-old driver, Abraham Ankomah, GH¢540.00 for careless and inconsiderate driving and negligently causing harm.
   Ankomah, who pleaded guilty to the offence, would go to prison for 28 days should he default payment.

Winneba (C/R), Nov. 17, GNA - The Winneba District Magistrate’s Court has sentenced a 19-year old unemployed to two years imprisonment in hard labour for stealing two nanny goats valued at GHc 500.00 and Samsung mobile phone valued at GHc 200.00 Ghana Cedis.

Accra, Nov. 16, GNA – Counsel for Daniel Aseidu, one of the suspects in the murder of J. B Danquah, MP for Abuakwa North, says his client is a young offender and should be accorded special treatment as set out by the law.

Accra, Oct. 5, GNA - Emmanuel Winfred Sackitey, a 32- year- old labourer who defiled a 10- year- old pupil at Tsokomey, a suburb of Weija has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment by Accra Circuit Court.

Accra, Oct. 5, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Tuesday struck out a case involving a mason, Daniel Adekpui who was alleged to have in his possession firearms without lawful authority.

Accra, Oct. 5. GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Tuesday deferred the sentence of one Seidu Issah, who was arraigned for possessing 58 wrappers and a half compressed parcel of dried leaves, suspected to be Indian hemp.

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