You owe us a duty to keep Ghana safe – Rawlings urges tight security

You owe us a duty to keep Ghana safe – Rawlings urges tight security

Ex-president Jerry John Rawlings has asked the security agencies to wake up to their duty in ensuring that Ghana is safe and secured from armed groups. Wading into the string of robberies recorded the last two days, the former president

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Inform Police before withdrawing huge sums of money – Ghana Police

Inform Police before withdrawing huge sums of money – Ghana Police

The Police Service has said persons going to withdraw huge sums of money at the banks should alert them for escort. The announcement follows a robbery incident in Tema on Wednesday resulting in the killing of a Lebanese businessman who

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26-year-old man to marry sheep after sex with the animal

26-year-old man to marry sheep after sex with the animal

Akwasi Salifu, a 26-year-old man caught having sex with a sheep at Asuodei in the Ahafo Ano South District of the Ashanti region, will be forced to marry the ewe, Madam Rukai, owner of the sheep has revealed. Madam Rukai

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‘Di wo fi asem’ – Minority tells Akufo-Addo to focus on armed robbery instead of USA terrorism

‘Di wo fi asem’ – Minority tells Akufo-Addo to focus on armed robbery instead of USA terrorism

The Minority in Parliament has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to reduce his foreign travels, diplomatic relations and concentrate on fighting armed robbery in Ghana than promising to help the United States of America (USA) fight terrorism. President

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Food prices increase by 150%; expected to last for 4 months

Food prices increase by 150%; expected to last for 4 months

Consumers should brace themselves to pay more for the same quantity of food they purchase at least for the next four months. This is the warning from Esoko Ghana. It follows the increase in the prices of foodstuffs which is

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President says Zimbabwe loot has been returned

President says Zimbabwe loot has been returned

Emmerson Mnangagwa, replaced Robert Mugabe as President of Zimbabwe   Zimbabwe’s president says a “long list” of loot has been returned to Zimbabwe, reports the government-controlled Herald newspaper. In November, the Zimbabwe Defence Forces gave a three-month deadline for people

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1 gun is to 4 or 5 police officers – Senior officer claims

1 gun is to 4 or 5 police officers – Senior officer claims

The difficulties within the Ghana Police Service have been fingered as reason why the country’s foremost law enforcement agency is not squarely repelling attacks by armed robbers. A senior officer claims that the situation is worse within the Service than

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Robbers fatally stab mother on her way home

Robbers fatally stab mother on her way home

Armed robbers have fatally stabbed a 44-year old woman Wednesday night while on her way to her home in Obuasi, Ashanti region. Mrs. Bernice Paku who deals in Batik was pierced in her abdomen with a kitchen knife used by the robbers, the

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Microsoft to support man who drew computer on blackboard to teach ICT

Microsoft to support man who drew computer on blackboard to teach ICT

A teacher in Kumasi who educates his students on computer technology without any computers will get support from Microsoft. On Tuesday, the software giant pledged to send Mr Richard Appiah Akoto a computer and give him access to its education

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Star Ghana embarks on project to promote ‘progressive tax’ regime

Star Ghana embarks on project to promote ‘progressive tax’ regime

Good governance advocacy giant, Star Ghana, is collaborating with other civil society organisations (CSOs) to improve Ghana’s tax regime for development. The project, dubbed ‘Promoting Progressive Tax for Inclusive Development (PPTID)’ seeks an improved tax system that supports the socially excluded and

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