Public workers in Chad go on strike

Public workers in Chad go on strike

File photo: Civil servants in Chad began a nationwide strike on Monday to press for the restoration of their salaries which were cut four years ago, as well as the payment of various allowances. The decision to go on strike

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Coronavirus: South Africa shuts land borders

Coronavirus: South Africa shuts land borders

Infections are expected to rise further as travellers return from holidaysImage caption: Infections are expected to rise further as travellers return from holidays South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that its land borders will be closed to most travellers

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Nigerian police arrest over 21,000 ‘violent crime’ suspects

Nigerian police arrest over 21,000 ‘violent crime’ suspects

Rights groups have long accused the Nigerian police of arbitrary arrestsImage caption: Rights groups have long accused the Nigerian police of arbitrary arrests Nigeria’s police chief has said 21,296 suspects allegedly involved in “violent crimes”, including kidnapping and armed robbery,

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Bulldog detained for threatening Akufo-Addo

Bulldog detained for threatening Akufo-Addo

Artiste manager, Bulldog, has reportedly been detained by the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) over his claim that President Akufo-Addo will not complete his second term if he does not pay Menzgold customers. According to Starr News sources, the outspoken Manager

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GH¢18-million theft case involving doctor, two others adjourned to February 2

GH¢18-million theft case involving doctor, two others adjourned to February 2

The Accra Circuit Court 9 on Monday adjourned to February 2 the case involving a medical doctor and two others alleged to have stolen GH¢18 million. This is to allow the substantive judge take over the case. The Court, presided

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Robbery cases in Aflao on the decrease – Police Commander

Robbery cases in Aflao on the decrease – Police Commander

 Superintendent of Police, Mr Bempah Sarpong, the Aflao Police Commander, says the Command has seen a decline in robbery cases in Aflao. He said the start of the New Year had recorded petty crimes such as assault, the threat of

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Volta NDC congratulates two MPs for excellent performance

Volta NDC congratulates two MPs for excellent performance

The Volta Regional Secretariat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has congratulated Mr Gorvens Kwame Agbodza, Member of Parliament (MP) for Adaklu, and Mr Bernard Ahiafor, MP for Akatsi South, for their excellent performance. The two MPs won the Overall

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Keta NDC calls for resourcing of police after attacks on MP, others

Keta NDC calls for resourcing of police after attacks on MP, others

The Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Keta Constituency Emmanuel Tey, has appealed to the Ghana police service to adequately resource the police in the Anlo Afiadenyigba community to ensure the safety of the MP for Keta,

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Two held for smearing pepper on Bolt driver’s face

Two held for smearing pepper on Bolt driver’s face

The Police have grabbed a second suspect in the case in which an unemployed man smeared powdered pepper onto the face of a Bolt driver in a bid to rob him of his mobile phone. Solomon Anum, the second suspect,

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Police arrest man in alleged secessionists’ case

Police arrest man in alleged secessionists’ case

There was drama at the Kaneshie District Court premises on Monday when the police picked up a man believed to be in his early 30’s. It was unclear what his offence was. The man, whose name was not readily known,

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