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IGP gets US award

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) David Asante-Apeatu, Sergeant Felix Kwaku Tefe and a UTV reporter, Moro Yaro, have been honoured in the United States for their tremendous contributions to the nation. The awards were presented by Faithful Servants Awards based in the US. The awards Read More
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‘We did everything to protect Ahmed’

The family of the late Tiger Eye PI investigative journalist, Ahmed Hussein-Suale, has said they did ‘everything possible’ to protect the late journalist. Their efforts include ensuring Ahmed changing his known-name after his photograph and the relevant pages of his passport were splashed on television. Ahmed, who until his death, worked with Tiger Eye PI […]Read More
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Tree falls on chainsaw operator

A 45-years-old chainsaw operator, Kwame Mensah, has met his untimely death when he was crushed by a tree he was cutting. The deceased who hails from Sefwi Bonsu Nkwanta in the Juabo District in Western Region was hired by Stephen Nusetor into his cocoa farm to fell some trees when the unfortunate incident happened. “It […]Read More
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Don’t sit and teach – Teachers told

Mr Kofi Ashiboe-Mensah, the Quality Assurance Officer of the Ho Technical University, has advised basic school teachers to pay attention to teaching strategies and avoid teaching whilst sitting down. He said the practice made classrooms dull and appealing to only average students. Mr Ashiboe-Mensah gave the advice at a day’s workshop for selected Basic School […]Read More
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Lapaz road crashes reduced – Mayor

The mayor of Accra, Mohammed Adjei Sowah, has said the rate of road crashes and fatalities at the Lapaz intersection on the N1 highway in Accra has reduced drastically due to the road safety enhancement works carried out on that stretch. According to him, records from the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the […]Read More
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Yendi curfew reviewed

The Interior Ministry has reviewed a curfew imposed on the Yendi Township from 5:00 pm to 7:00 am to from 6:00 pm to 6:00 am. The new curfew will replace Friday’s which was imposed to avert disturbances following the selection of a new Ya-Na for the Dagbon traditional area. Although the curfew did not stop […]Read More
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Residents chase MP for bulbs

Some residents of the Sekyere Afram Plains district of Ashanti region have expressed worry about the attitude of their member of Parliament, Mr Alex Adomako Mensah for not showing concern about their welfare as a representative in Parliament. According to them, they had received an information that, the ministry of energy has distributed 40 led […]Read More
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Land guard on wanted list busted

A member of a 20-man gang of suspected land guards who inflicted gunshot wounds on two persons at Katapor, near Amasaman, has been arrested after five days of being on the run. Abdul Razark Ahmed was arrested about 11 a.m. last Friday (January 18, 2019) from his hideout at Fise, near Amasaman. The police retrieved […]Read More
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Dusk-to-Dawn curfew imposed on Yendi

The Minister for the Interior, Ambrose Dery, has imposed a 5:00pm to 7:00am curfew on Yendi and its environs effective Friday, 18 January 2019.The decision to impose the curfew was taken based on the advice of the Northern Regional Security Council and by Executive Instrument.A statement by Mr Dery indicated that: “The imposition of the […]Read More
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2 police recruitment fraudsters arrested

Two persons, one of whom posed as a medical doctor stationed at the Ga West Municipal Hospital, have been arrested for allegedly defrauding some persons under the pretext of getting them enrolled into the Ghana Police Service and other security agencies. Francis Essilfie, 38, and Emmanuel Andrews Dougan, 44, were arrested at Fise, near Amasaman […]Read More