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Morning show host shot in Kumasi

The morning show host of Kapital Radio in Kumasi, Kojo Marfo and two others were on Sunday shot by unknown gunmen at Nkoranza in the Ashanti Region. He was shot in the thigh while his friends also sustained severe gunshot wounds. An eyewitness narrated that the armed men stormed Marfo’s residence and began shooting. The three are currently receiving treatment ...

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Two dead in Bawku shooting

Two people were shot dead while two others were injured in a conflict that hit Pathlemie,a surburb of Bawku in the Upper East region on Thursday. Narrating the incident to Citi News, the Divisional Police Commander of Bawku, Chief Superintendent Tefutor Kaletsi said at around 8pm, two people went to the town, entered the house of one Alhassan Salifu and shot ...

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Student commits suicide at W/R

An 18 year old student has committed suicide at Daboase in the Western Region. The student, Ishmael Kwesi Ayebi hanged himself at his father’s residence. The corpse has since been deposited at the Effia-Nkwanta Regional Hospital morgue for autopsy while police conducts investigation. Inspector Emmanuel Kofi Eyison, the Daboase Station Master, confirmed the incident to Ghana News Agency on Monday. ...

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Amoateng still in custody 5 days after being granted bail

The former Member of Parliament for Nkoranza North, Eric Amoateng is still locked up in police cells because he has failed to meet bail conditions. He was on Friday, August 8, 2014 admitted to a GH₵200,000 bail with three sureties, one to be justified after he was arraigned for possessing a forged passport. Information gathered by the Daily Graphic as ...

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A-G chases Woyome Gh₵51 million

The Attorney-General’s Department has initiated moves to fully recover GH¢51.2 million from businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome. “We received a certified copy of the Supreme Court judgement directing Woyome to refund the GH¢51.2 million to the state last Thursday and we are currently studying it,” the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mrs Marietta Brew Appiah-Opong, said in an interview in Accra ...

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POTAG calls Nunoo Mensah’s bluff: Withold salaries if you want

The Polytechnic Teachers Association of Ghana, POTAG says it is unperturbed by calls for their salaries to be suspended. Polytechnic teachers across the country have been on strike for over 100 days, demanding the payment of their book and research allowances from government. But the Head of the Human Security Department of the National Security Secretariat, Brig. General Nunoo-Mensah, has ...

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Robbers invade hospital, rob, beat up patients

The worsening security situation in Makurdi, the Benue state capital, got to a head at the weekend, when suspected robbers raided one of the biggest private hospitals in the town (name withheld) carting away undisclosed sum of money and valuables after beating and injuring many patients on admission in the hospital. An eyewitness and staff of the hospital, who craved ...

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Man impersonates Raymond Atuguba; dupes Ministry

A 34-year-old unemployed man Mohammed Ussif Kantoosi, who pretended to be Dr Raymond Atuguba, Executive Secretary of President John Mahama and succeeded in defrauding the Chief Director of the Ministry of Finance, Ambassador Leslie Kojo Christian to the tune of GH¢14,000 has been arraigned. He was put before an Accra Circuit Court presided over by Mrs. Abena Oppong Adjin –Doku. He got ...

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Six Nigerians arrested for posing as officials of Flagstaff House

Six Nigerians have been arrested for allegedly forging letterheads of the Office of the President and other state institutions to defraud people. They are Paul Kelvin, 20; Wallace Darden Odon, 28; Osamidiamwen Ikecheku Emeka, 24; Prince Ejime, 19; Charles Chinedu, 32, and Adebayoo Alaba Saheed, 21. They are all unemployed. They have since been charged with forging documents and signatures ...

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