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How BBC reported on Canadian girls rescue

Two Canadian women have been rescued after they were kidnapped last week by gunmen in Ghana’s second city, Kumasi, a government minister has said. The two unnamed students, aged 19 and 20, were working as volunteers for a charity when they were seized. Kidnappings in Ghana, regarded as one of West Africa’s most stable states, […]Read More
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14 arrested over kidnapping of Canadian girls

The two Canadian ladies who were reportedly kidnapped last week in Kumasi, the Ashanti Region capital, have been rescued by police. Eleven(11) Ghanaians and three(3) Nigerians have since been arrested by the Police in the operation. According to Hello FM’s Samson Kwame Nyamekye, police investigations are ongoing to arrest several others involved in the abduction. Read More
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Kidnapped Canadians’ hostel closed down

The private hostel hostel where the two kidnapped Canadian women were lodging prior to their abduction has been closed down for operating illegally. Officials of the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) in the Ashanti Region, assisted by police, yesterday locked up the hostel, which has not registered to provide accommodation in accordance with the law. The […]Read More
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Rawlings is a coward – Kweku Baako

Editor-In-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, has described former President Jerry John Rawlings as a coward without integrity to own up to the demolition of a $5 million hotel which belonged to Businessman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Dara Salaam Group of Companies, Alhaji Yusif Ibrahim. Speaking on […]Read More
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Kidnapped Canadians rescued

Reports say the two Canadians who were kidnapped last week have been rescued according to a police source in Kumasi of the Ashanti Region. They were reportedly rescued on Wednesday morning in a suburb of Kumasi by a police SWAT team, our source revealed. It is gathered that the driver of the vehicle used for […]Read More
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Shame on you Mr President – Hanna Bissiw

The National Women’s Organiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr Hanna Louisa Bissiw, has chided the president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo describing him as a coward, clueless who can’t govern but threatens and intimidates the opposition with the police. According to the angry party executive, there is a God who is greater than […]Read More
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Ofosu Ampofo’s arrest a joke – Sly Mensah

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sylvester Mensah says the police’s continuous investigation of the National Chairman of his party, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo over allegations of kidnapping are misplaced. Mr. Mensah who believes the National Chairman is innocent further described as ‘unimaginable and laughable’ the action by the police, adding that it Read More
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NDC chair Samuel Ofosu Ampofo granted bail

The National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Samuel Ofosu Ampofo has been granted bail having been arrested by the Police Tuesday. He is due to honour another invitation on Thursday, June 13, 2019. A statement from the police said: “The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) is investigating various acts of kidnapping and causing unlawful […]Read More
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Ghana is safe – Gov’t assures

The Government of Ghana has dismissed claims by both the United Kingdom and Canada that there is an imminent terrorist attack in Ghana. This comes after the British Government warned its nationals traveling to Ghana to take precautions because terrorists are likely to attack the West African nation. In a travel advice posted on its […]Read More
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I don’t offer Protocol Jobs – Ablakwa

The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu constituency, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, wants the general public to be wary of impostors who have created social media handles in his name to swindle people. The North Tongu lawmaker claimed he’s off late inundated with reports across the country of how unsuspecting persons have been duped by […]Read More
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UCC graduate slits brother’s throat

A 25-year-old graduate of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has allegedly slashed the throat of his brother to death at Gomoa Obuase in the Gomoa Central District of the Central Region. The suspect who has been identified as James Annan is alleged to have murdered by Michael Botwe who was due for graduation from […]Read More