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Dracula, a notorious armed robber’s jail term increases to 90 years

Dracula, a notorious armed robber’s jail term increases to 90 years

 Prince Adu, also known as Dracula, a notorious armed robber, who was jailed to a cumulative 63 years by a Ho Circuit Court for three robbery offences, has his jail term increased to 90 years, when the court sentenced him

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Two Nigerian kidnappers, killers of 4 T’di girls sentenced to death

Two Nigerian kidnappers, killers of 4 T’di girls sentenced to death

Sam Udeotuk Wills (L) and John Orji (R) The two Nigerians tried for the kidnapping and death of four girls in Takoradi, Western Region of Ghana, have been sentenced to death by a Sekondi High Court presided over by Justice

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Fake Policeman and accomplice remanded for defrauding 51 people over jobs

Fake Policeman and accomplice remanded for defrauding 51 people over jobs

 A Cape Coast Circuit Court has remanded into prison custody, one Albert Bruce 26, unemployed, who posed as a police officer to dupe 51 people to the tune of GH¢147,000. 00 under the pretext of securing them jobs in the

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Businesswoman in court over GH¢125,000.00 fraud, issuance of dud cheque

Businesswoman in court over GH¢125,000.00 fraud, issuance of dud cheque

A 40-year-old businesswoman, who allegedly swindled a trader of GH¢125,000.00 under the pretext of supplying him with 20 feet container canned sardines and mackerel but failed, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Bella Dede Quarshie is also being held

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Police retrieves stolen coffin from burial service

Police retrieves stolen coffin from burial service

The Accra Regional Police Command has retrieved a stolen coffin from mourners during burial Service at Korle Woko in Accra. It has also arrested George Amoah, a carpenter, who allegedly stole the coffin from his colleague and gave it to

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Ho: Police arrest notorious armed robber in Ho

Ho: Police arrest notorious armed robber in Ho

The Ho Police have arrested a notorious armed robber, who has been on the Police wanted list for several years, in an operation. Prince Adu, 30, aka ‘Dracula’ unemployed, was arrested on Thursday at his hideout while asleep after he

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Ho: Security Council locks down Ho Central Mosque

Ho: Security Council locks down Ho Central Mosque

The Ho Municipal Security Council has closed down the Ho Central Mosque for two weeks while a litigation over the Regional Imam position was being settled. The lockdown covers the area surrounding the building; a decision Mr Alexander Yeboah, Municipal

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Litigation between two brothers leads to the death of a farmer

Litigation between two brothers leads to the death of a farmer

A 70 year-old visually impaired man who injured his brother, a farmer, he engaged to clear a portion of land their father left them, leading to the death of his brother, has been provisionally, charged with murder by the Winneba

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Steel Bender jailed 10 years over anal sex

Steel Bender jailed 10 years over anal sex

A Weija Circuit Court has sentenced a 42-year-old steel bender to 10 years imprisonment for having anal sex with a nine year old boy at A-Lang, Santa Maria in Accra. Adu Twum charged with unnatural carnal knowledge pleaded guilty. The

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Six Ghanaians busted in US for $50 million cyber fraud

Six Ghanaians busted in US for $50 million cyber fraud

The six suspects, according to US authorities, controlled some 45 banks Six US-based Ghanaians have been arrested by the US authorities for being connected with a money laundering and fraud conspiracy scheme. The six allegedly laundered over USD50 million for

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