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An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced one Patrick Akoto, unemployed to ten years in prison for possessing a parcel of compressed narcotic drugs without lawful authority. Patrick who claims to be a soldier from 66 Artillery Regiment Ho Barracks, was charged with possession of narcotic drugs and falsely pretending to...
A mother who beat her eight-year-old ailing daughter to death has been arrested by the police and currently being prepared for court. The Korle-Bu District Police apprehended the 38-year-old mother of four at Korle-Gonno in Accra following a tip-off. According to police, Larteley Mensah beat young Tani Sanni until she passed...
Two officials from the Social Welfare Department in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region have been arrested for allegedly stealing a day-old baby.Probation Officer, Evelyn Jemima and her colleague, Samuel Obeng Afriyie, a Justice Administration Officer, admitted to selling the baby to a couple for GHS16,500.The baby’s mother, who...
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) has directed that three police officers who are alleged to have sold an AK47 rifle to a civilian at Weija be interdicted. Sergeant Stanley Mensah, Corporal Emanuel Takyi of Weija Police Station and Corporal Simon Osei of the Rapid Deployment Force are the officers...
Three police officers station at weija District police commander have been arrested by the Greater Accra regional police command, Anti robbery squad for allegedly hiring AK47 rifle to Armed robbers for robbery. Source close to the police indicates that, these police officers gave the guns to the robbers over the...
A 35-year-old farmer, Emmanuel Awugye, has reportedly committed suicide by hanging after allegedly killing his 32-years-old wife, Ama Baduwaa, in the Ashanti region. Uncle of Emmanuel, Ibrahim Abu, who disclosed the incident to Adom News said, Emmanuel inflicted wounds on the wife for failing to prepare his favorite meal, fufu. ...
Four suspected robbers have shot and killed two young men at the Pelungu market of the Nabdam District in the Upper East Region. The four suspected robbers, on two motorbikes, attacked and robbed a First Allied bank branch at Pelungu, and later shot indiscriminately, killing the two people. Narrating the incident...
A six year old child has died after his brother shot him in his head at Somanya in the Eastern Region on Thursday. The deceased, Alex Ologo Amanor and his brother were said to be playing in their grandfather's room whiles their parents were away. The suspect, Jerry Akuffo, 4...
A 13-year-old girl has been allegedly killed at Yawkwei near Juaso in the Asante Akyem South District of the Ashanti Region. The father of the deceased, Anthony Obeng, told police that he found the half-naked body of his daughter, Bermaah Deborah, with her throat slashed on a farm near his cottage...
A Ghanaian living in the UK has been jailed 20 years for the prominent role he played in a cocaine smuggling deal at the Heathrow Airport in the UK. Wilfred Owusu, 30, was part of a 13-member drug smuggling syndicate busted in December 2016 at the busy airport and were...
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