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Four killed in Tarkwa

Four people died in a gory accident at Tarkwa in the Western Region on Monday, when a passenger mini-bus ran into a pickup truck. The pick-up truck was said to have crossed the mini-bus on the Tarkwa-Bogoso highway. The victims included a student of Fiaseman Senior High School, an elderly woman. Two people survived the […]Read More
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Unknown gunman shoots man at Damongo

Information Reaching DGN Online indicates that a man known as Moro Pantrawura has been shot by some unknown gunman at Damongo in the West Gonja district of the Savannah Region. DGN Online gathered that the victim who is receiving treatment at the Damongo hospital was hit by a stray bullet. Reports indicate that the known […]Read More
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Police schools students on kidnapping

The Accra Regional Police Command has commenced an educational programme for senior high school students on the activities of kidnappers. The students are being trained on tricks that kidnappers use in abducting their victims. It comes in the wake of an increased rate of kidnapping cases recorded in Ghana recently. At the Accra Wesley Girls […]Read More
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Man, 85, burnt to death

An 85-year-old man identified as Opanyin Ibrahim Quansah has been burnt to death at his  farmland. The incident happened at Anweaso, a farming community near Akwatia in the Denkembuor district of the Eastern Region Saturday,March 17,2019. Information gathered by Kasapa News indicates that the deceased went onto the farmland he has released to one Abdul Salem to […]Read More
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Prosecute errant policemen – CHRAJ demands

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has called for the prosecution in court, all the policemen who assaulted the three Ghanaian Times Journalists last Thursday. Condemning the assault and describing it as abhorrent and “exhibition of clear unprofessionalism and unbridled impunity”, the commission said “the errant policemen should be prosecuted Read More
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Four arrested over Chereponi clashes

Four-person have been arrested in connection with the renewed violence between the Konkombas and the Chorkosis in the Chereponi District of the North East Region. The suspects were arrested from two separate areas carrying single barrel guns and have been detained to assist in investigations. There has been renewed clashes between Konkombas and Chokosis in […]Read More
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Tertiary education summit ends today

A three-day National Summit on Tertiary Education and Enterprise Development ends today, Friday, 15 March 2019 at Koforidua in the Eastern Region.The summit is on the theme: ‘Putting our graduates to work’ and is being organised by the Ministry of Education in partnership with the Ministry of Business Development.The summit, which began on Wednesday, 13 […]Read More
Regional

Police gun down robber at Bole

Report has it that  a 25-year-old leader of an armed robbery gang operating between Banda Nkwanta and Bole Bamboo, has been shot dead by police. The identity of the deceased had not been revealed as at the time of compiling this report. But the Northern Regional Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Mohammed Yussif Tanko, confirmed […]Read More
Regional

‘Remove Musah Superior as Tamale MCE’

A pro-New Patriotic Party (NPP) youth group known as Youth for Justice and Growth in the Northern Regional capital, Tamale, is calling on the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to dismiss the Tamale Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE), Musah Superior from office. According to them, the MCE takes decisions without recourse to the […]Read More
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Israel-Ghana Dance Festival launched

The Embassy of Israel and the Dance Department of the University of Ghana, Legon have launched a festival of dance, dubbed: “Dance Bridges” in Accra. The event, the first of its kind, is to celebrate traditional folklore and contemporary dance acts, performed by both Israeli and Ghanaian dancers. Madam Shani Cooper, the Ambassador of Israel […]Read More
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TTH to set up fund to support patients

The management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) has announced plans to establish an endowment fund to support needy patients who cannot afford the cost of specialised medical treatment at the facility.The Chief Executive Officer of the hospital, Dr David Kolbila said the move is part of the key priorities of the hospital for the […]Read More
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Akufo-Addo nominates MMDCEs for new assemblies

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has nominated new chief executives for six municipal and district assemblies. The nominations were in accordance with Article 243(1) of the 1992 Constitution and Section 20(1) of the Local Government Act, Act 936. The nominations were contained in a statement issued by the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, […]Read More
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Immigration boss calls on Paga Pio

The Comptroller-General of Immigration (CGI), Mr. Kwame Asuah Takyi, on Saturday paid a courtesy call on Paga Pio (Chief of Paga), Charles Awia Awamampaga, in the Upper East Region. The CGI visited the Paga Pio’s Palace upon his arrival at Paga to continue with his working tour of command posts in the northern parts of […]Read More
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Students gambling with fees, VC worried

The Vice Chancellor of the Sunyani Technical University (STU) in the Bono Region, Professor Kwadwo Adinkrah-Appiah, says some students of the university have resorted to using their school fees to gamble at the expense of their education. The Vice Chancellor made the revelation at a meeting with the Students Representative Council (SRC) and some heads […]Read More