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IGP urges officers to improve police-public relations

Accra, Oct. 04, GNA – Mr James Oppong-Boanuh, the Acting Inspector General of Police, has urged senior police officers, who completed a course on Public Communication on Thursday, to serve as change agents and improve police-public relations.    He charged them to take pragmatic and innovative steps to implement the knowledge acquired to ensure professional […]

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TOR Petroleum TaskForce Commander fights smugglers

Accra, Oct 4, GNA- Commander, Tahiru Swahilu, the Commander in charge of taskforce at the Tema Oil Refinery has come up for praise for weighing strong muscles down on the activities of smugglers of petroleum products in the country.He has played a leading role in scuttling the activities of smugglers, thus contributing in a major […]

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There is no room for xenophobic attacks– Interior Minister

Bolgatanga, Oct. 3, GNA – The Minister of the Interior, Mr Ambrose Dery, has called on foreigners in Ghana to abide by the laws of the country and reiterated government’s commitment to ensuring that there is no room for violent xenophobic attacks in the country.     He said President Akufo-Addo was an African leader who […]

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Interior Minister warns security officers against exploitation

Paga (UE), Oct 3, GNA – Mr Ambrose Dery, Minister of Interior, has warned security officers against extorting money from people especially travelers, through illegal rates, to facilitate movement at the entry points of the country.He said reports had reached the ministry suggesting that some security officers at the country’s border points charged travellers unapproved […]

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Emile Short advocates formation of Coalition on “Conduct of Public Officers Bill”

Accra, Oct 1, GNA – Mr Justice Emile Francis Short, a former Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has advocated for the formation of a civil society Coalition on the “Conduct of Public Officers Bill”. He said such a Coalition would serve as a pressure group to ensure the speedy […]

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Police recruits urged to discharge duties with discretion

Pwalugu (U/E), Oct. 1, GNA – Commissioner of Police (COP) Alex Amponsah Asiamah, the Director-General in charge of Services, has urged new recruits at the Police Public Safety Training School at Pwalugu in the Upper East Region to use discretion in the discharge of their duties.     “Let me remind you of the fact that, […]

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Police advised to be careful in making unguarded statements

Koforidua, Sept. 30, GNA-The Director of Research of the Ghana Police Service, Commissioner of Police (COP) Nathan Kofi Boakye had warn the police personnel against making unguarded statement and dangerous pronouncements in public.    He explained that such statements could call for reactions and lead to the breach of the peace.   COP Kofi Boakye advised […]

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Government to show commitment towards agenda 2030 of SDGs

Accra, Aug. 26, GNA – Madam Frema Osei Opare, Chief of Staff, says government has demonstrated commitment towards the Agenda 2030 of the Sustainable development goals (SDGs). She said Government under the leadership of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo appreciated the importance of social development and had demonstrated its commitment in elevating the plight of vulnerable […]

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Be vigilant President Akufo Addo urges citizens in the northern sector

Issa (U/W), Aug. 18, GNA – President Akufo Addo has called on the public to stay alert as the active terrorism activities in neighbouring Burkina Faso could pose a threat to the peace and security of the nation. He said the situation calls on all Ghanaian citizens to be on high alert and report all […]

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GAF in U/E to secure borders- President

Navrongo (U/E), Aug. 15, GNA-The increased presence of personnel of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) in the Upper East Region is to help secure the country’s borders, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. Addressing a durbar of Chiefs Wednesday at Navrongo in the Upper East Region, he said the operations being undertaken by the […]