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Former President John Rawlings
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I will reject heaven if ‘rogue’ Mahama, ‘evil’ Kufuor make it there too – Rawlings

Former President Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings has said if going to Heaven means sharing the place with former President John Mahama and John Kufuor, then he is better off and happy going to hell. The former President launched these unprovoked verbal attacks on the two Former Presidents who ruled […]

Police Officer beaten up by some military men
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Police and the Military in a nasty clash in Tamale

Political heads have roundly condemned a nasty clash in Tamale between lawless police and military personnel in Tamale, Wednesday. Northern Region Minister Salifu Saeed described the incident as shameful and an indictment on the Regional Commanders who appear to have lost control over their men. He has asked the heads […]

Asokwa District Magistrate Court
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‘Chairman Wontumi’ and Bantama MP fight over property

Ashanti Regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako has defied a court order to vacate a residential property which is a subject for litigation between him and a legislator. Mr. Antwi Boasiako reportedly restrained court officials and police from entering the premises to enforce the […]

Marine 711
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Pirates free 3 Koreans but Ghanaian and Greek partner still in captivity

After spending 34 days in captivity in the hands of pirates, three Korean sailors who were kidnapped on March 26, this year while fishing in Ghanaian waters near Keta in the Volta Region have been released. The sailors were released in the wee hours of April 27 after a ransom […]

68-year-old woman in court over wee possession
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68-year-old woman in court over wee possession

A 68-year-old woman has been dragged before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly lacing Akpetshie, a local alcoholic drink, with a substance suspected to be Indian hemp. Patricia Ali, who could barely walk, allegedly had in her possession 69 wrappers of a substance suspected to be Indian Hemp when police […]

Akollobila has served 5 of his 10 years in prison
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92 year old man in jail for selling wee

The Executive Director of Crime Check Foundation (CCF), Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng has appealed to government to review Ghana’s drug policy in order to decriminalize certain offences relating to narcotic use in the country. This petition comes at the back of the imprisonment of a feeble aged man and many others […]

Prof. Kwasi Opoku Amankwa, Director General, GES
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Leave office now – GES to retired staff

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has issued a directive instructing its regional, metropolitan and general managers of education units across the country to ensure that staff who have attained retirement age and still at post vacate immediately. A statement issued by Professor Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa, Director-General of GES, said an earlier […]

Ejisuman Senior High School
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Eight teachers found guilty of ‘sexual harassment’ at Ejisuman SHS

The special committee, investigating allegations of sexual misconduct against some teachers at the Ejisuman Senior High School, has found eight of them guilty of inappropriate sexual advances on the students. The committee was set up by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to investigate the allegations of sexual misconduct against some […]

Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, Deputy Education Minister
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Minister orders indicted Ejisuman teachers to stop teaching

Deputy Education Minister, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, says teachers at Ejisuman Girls Senior High School found to have made inappropriate sexual advances on students, should not be allowed to teach again until their cases are finally determined. “They cannot and should not [teach] until the investigation is concluded and action […]

Prince Adu
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16-year-old boy stabbed to death at Asante Mampong

Prince Adu, a 16-year-old washing bay attendant, has allegedly been stabbed to death by his friend Junior, aka Hello Cici, 15, at Asante Mampong. Misunderstanding ensued between the boys after Hello Cici attempted to get Prince Adu to the dancing floor at Bantama Spot. Hello Cici went into hiding after […]