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Police warn public over false kidnap alarms

The Western Regional Command of the Ghana Police Service has warned the public, especially residents in Sekondi-Takoradi, to stop raising false alarms about kidnappings and that the police will deal ruthlessly with anyone caught in the act. The warning follows an incident that occurred at Effiakuma, a suburb of Takoradi, yesterday, where a woman raised […]Read More
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Shot cops flown to Accra

The two wounded policemen in the Abulbabisi shooting incident that occurred on Monday night have been discharged from the Upper East Regional Hospital and referred to the Police Hospital in Accra for specialist attention. The Upper East Regional Police Commander, DCOP Osei Kwasi Ampofo-Duku, on Wednesday, told this reporter that though the officers are in […]Read More
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I won’t resign – IGP

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), David Asante-Apeatu, has said he cannot influence the ongoing investigation into the violence that marred the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election on 31 January 2019 or any other ongoing investigation in the country and, so, has shrugged off calls for his resignation. Some national security operatives fired gunshots into the […]Read More
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Ghana Police hunt for top Multimedia journalist

The Police Administration has admonished investigative journalist Mannaseh Azuri to apologise for comparing the Inspector General of Police David Asante-Apeatu to a ‘useless pig’ in his recent article that has gone viral. The Police Public Relations Directorate says the language used by the journalist in his write up, was unGhanaian and did not reflect his […]Read More
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We can’t fight U.S. – Ayorkor Botchwey

Foreign Affairs Minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, has downplayed suggestions that Ghana should retaliate the visa sanctions imposed on the country by the U.S. “Are you dealing at arm’s length [with the U.S.], there are more Ghanaians [seeking to travel] than Americans wanting to come here…In diplomacy there is reciprocity but it is always guarded. You […]Read More
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Massive boost for Ghana Police Service

The Japanese government has donated a $2.73 million worth of vehicles and other communication gadgets to the Ghana Police Service. The donation which comes on the back of boosting the long-standing relationship between Ghana and Japan was done in Accra on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Speaking at a short ceremony held to exchange notes between […]Read More