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42 illegal miners arrested

Accra, Sep 30, GNA -Operation Vanguard Personnel in an operation at the general areas of Pankese and Apradan in the Kweibibirem Municipality in the Eastern Region havs resulted in the arrest of 42 suspected illegal miners.The suspects, made up of 29 locals and 16 foreigners -13 Nigeriens, One Bissau-Guinean, One Togolese and a Malian have […]

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Police grab three alleged Indian hemp peddlers

Techiman, (BE/R), Sept, 26 – Three young men who were transporting cannabis from Badum a farming community in the Tain District of the Bono Region, to Cape Coast have been arrested by Police in Techiman.The suspects; Adama Zakari, 32, Justice Yaw Yeboah, 28, and Augustine Antwi, 29, were arrested at Aworowa in the Techiman Municipality.They […]

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Assin Fosu Divisional Crime Officer, four others implicated

Cape Coast, Sept. 16, GNA – DSP Daniel Dartey, the Assin Fosu Divisional Crime Officer, and four other officers have been implicated in the corruption allegation leveled against them by the committee set up to investigate the matter.The committee, headed by the Regional Crime Officer, Chief Superintendent Rueben Asiwoko stated in its investigations that there […]

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Families of kidnapped girls take DNA results announcement with a pinch of salt

Diabene (WR), Sept. 16, GNA – The announcement by the National Police Command on the demise of the kidnapped Takoradi girls has been taken with a pitch of salt by one of the families involved. The DNA sample taken from all the four affected families had taken about a month for the Ghana Police Service […]

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Notorious car snatcher in the grips of C/R Police

Cape Coast, Sept. 17, GNA – Nana Ntim Gyakari, a notorious criminal in Case Coast is in the grips of the Central Regional Police for his alleged involvement in an armed robbery case that happened at Koforidua in the Eastern Region. The suspect was initially rescued by the Police from being lynched by some residents […]

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Court remands two Nigerians for alleged kidnapping and raping their employer’s daughter

Keta, Sept. 03, GNA – Two Nigerians accused of kidnapping and raping their employer’s daughter, aged 19, at Aflao, have been remanded in police custody by a Circuit Court on Monday at Keta. They are George Andrew, aged 28, unemployed, and Maxwell Peter, aged 34, a trader. They were jointly charged for conspiracy, kidnapping and […]

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Operation Vanguard arrests 20 suspected illegal miners in Eastern Region

Accra, Aug. 26, GNA – Operation Vanguard personnel in the Eastern Region on Sunday morning at about 02:00 hours arrested 20 suspected illegal miners during a search operation in the general area of the Kibi Zongo Township.      The illegal miners, made up of 15 Nigerians, a Bissau Guinean and four locals had been […]

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Akatsi South Assembly’s vehicle confiscated over GHC31,000.00 judgment debt

Akatsi (VR), Aug. 22, GNA-A Sogakope High Court has confiscated a Toyota Hilux Pick-Up belonging to the Akatsi South District Assembly for its inability to settle its indebtedness to the Anakpa family of Yaluvi, near Akatsi in the Volta Region.      The vehicle with registration number GN 2191-11, which was being used by the […]

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Asamponhene Murder case: police secures court order to arrest key suspect

Kumasi, Aug 21, GNA – The Ashanti Regional Police Command has secured a court order for the arrest of one Saddat Mohammed, a key suspect in the murder of Nana Kwadwo Afodour, the Asamponhene of the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.      The suspect, popular known as “Alhaji” was said to be in the […]

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Court grants bail to two persons over cable theft

Accra, Aug. 20, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court has granted a bail of GH¢8,000.00 with two sureties each, to two people for allegedly stealing cables valued at GH¢72,093.99 belonging to Vodafone Ghana Limited.     The Court ordered that the two sureties should be public servants.     Bernard Kateway, unemployed and Robbert Ashitey, electrician, both […]