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Bantama Juvenile ‘gang rape’ suspects jailed 36 months

Bantama Juvenile ‘gang rape’ suspects jailed 36 months

The four suspects who were referred to the Juvenile Court in connection with the sexual assault at Bantama in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi, have been sentenced to serve in a Senior Correctional Facility for 36 months each. Three of the suspects

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6-year-old boy’s anus ruptured after sodomy

6-year-old boy’s anus ruptured after sodomy

A six-year-old boy is fighting for his life after being sodomized by a fellow 19-year-old boy in Accra. According to reports, the suspect dragged the victim to his room, choked him and assaulted him sexually, rupturing the minor’s anus, rectum

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Juror missing at Major Mahama’s trial

Juror missing at Major Mahama’s trial

An Accra High Court has adjourned the case involving 14 persons who have been accused of murdering Maxwell Mahama at Denkyira Obuasi in the Central Region. The presiding judge, Justice Mariama Owusu put the case, which was scheduled for 10

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‘Some NPP members hired me to kill J.B Danquah’ – Suspect alleges

‘Some NPP members hired me to kill J.B Danquah’ – Suspect alleges

The prime suspect standing trial for the alleged murder of the late NPP Member of Parliament for the Abuakwa North Constituency, Daniel Asiedu, has told the court that he was contracted by some persons in the New Patriotic Party, to

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Offinso North court remands suspects for allegedly poisoning toddler

Offinso North court remands suspects for allegedly poisoning toddler

The Offinso North District Court at Akomadan in the Ashanti Region has remanded into police custody a 40-year old woman who allegedly poisoned her child to death. Police arrested Yaa Boatemaa at Akumadan in the Offinso North District of the

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NPP contracted me to kill JB Danquah – Suspect confesses

NPP contracted me to kill JB Danquah – Suspect confesses

One of the accused standing trial in the murder of former Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North Constituency Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu, Daniel Asiedu, has told an Accra District Court that he was hired by some persons in the New

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22-year-old lady battles for life after police brutality

22-year-old lady battles for life after police brutality

A young lady is currently battling for her life at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) after she was allegedly tortured by the police Friday. Ama Agyemang, 22, a native of Abrepo was sent to the hospital on Friday by

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Sunyani Police arrests 49-year-old imposter

Sunyani Police arrests 49-year-old imposter

A 49-year old imposter, Jerry Fiifi Medicci is in the grips of the Brong Ahafo Regional Police command for posing as a military officer with a rank of Major. Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsly Oppong, Regional Police Public Relations Office (PRO)

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Number 12: Anas hands ‘Nyantakyi evidence’ to police

Number 12: Anas hands ‘Nyantakyi evidence’ to police

Controversial investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has submitted to the police Criminal Investigations Department (CID), evidence backing corruption claim against deposed Football Association president, Kwesi Nyantakyi. The latest development is to aid ongoing investigations of allegations of defrauding by false pretenses

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Twin baby missing after delivery at Ridge Hospital

Twin baby missing after delivery at Ridge Hospital

The father of the twins who were delivered at the Greater Accra Regional Hospital (Ridge) on May 10, 2018 is asking the hospital authorities to produce the body of one the babies who the hospital says is dead. Mr John

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