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Teacher commits suicide

Teacher commits suicide

  Suicide rope   Simon Tetteh, 44, a tutor of Nifa Senior High School in the Akuapem North Municipality of the Eastern Region, has allegedly committed suicide. The incident reportedly took place in his house at Nyamekrom, a suburb of

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Atebubu: 77-year-old weed farmer arrested; 2 acre farm destroyed

Atebubu: 77-year-old weed farmer arrested; 2 acre farm destroyed

About a 2-acre marijuana farm at Mem a suburb of Atebubu in the Bono East region has been destroyed by Police personnel deployed from the Atebubu Police command led by the District commander Chief Supt. Bright Boafo. The owner of

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Farm labourer jailed for stealing two rams in Enchi

Farm labourer jailed for stealing two rams in Enchi

The Enchi District Magistrate court has sentenced a 29 year-old farm labourer to 18 months imprisonment in hard labour for stealing two rams valued at GH¢850.00 Zack Awini who pleaded guilty to the count of stealing and the court, presided

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Nigerian lecturer cum pastor allegedly caught seeking sex from admission seeker [Video]

Nigerian lecturer cum pastor allegedly caught seeking sex from admission seeker [Video]

A University of Lagos (UNILAG) lecturer has been caught on camera demanding sex from a, “seeking admission.” The lecturer, Boniface Igbeneghu, is a former sub-dean of Faculty of Art and head pastor of local Foursquare Gospel Church. His advances were

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Hard drives in 5 High courts stolen

Hard drives in 5 High courts stolen

Hard drives in about five High Courts located in the Law Court Complex building which houses about forty-two (42) High Courts have been stolen from the system’s units of computers used for recording and storing Court records and proceedings. The

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W/R: Man butchers mother to death, injures sister

W/R: Man butchers mother to death, injures sister

Residents of Kwesimintsim, a suburb of Takoradi in the Western Region are still trying to come to terms with what would provoke a son to butcher his mother and attempt to do same to his sister. On Friday, October 4,

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Ghanaian fraudster arrested in France with details of 35,000 bank cards

Ghanaian fraudster arrested in France with details of 35,000 bank cards

A fraudster who funded luxury holidays by conning people out of their bank details in “an industrial scale” text message scam has been jailed. Emanuel Poku, 24, of Enfield, was pictured enjoying a helicopter ride in Mexico, and posed next

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Family of phone dealer tortured by police considers lawsuit

Family of phone dealer tortured by police considers lawsuit

The family of Dodzie Aglebe, the mobile phone dealer who was assaulted by two policemen in Koforidua will take legal action against the officers involved. The 28-year-old was assaulted at the Railways Police station in Koforidua by two police officers

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‘Jubilee House soldier’ cited among alleged coup plotters

‘Jubilee House soldier’ cited among alleged coup plotters

A military officer attached to Jubilee House, the seat of government, has been picked up among the suspects of an alleged coup plot. According to pro-government news source, Daily Guide Network, Corporal Zakaria Waheed is among 11 persons under investigation

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Police burn 1,000 bags of wee

Police burn 1,000 bags of wee

About 1,000 bags of Cannabis known in local parlance as ‘Wee’ have been burnt in the Ashanti Region upon the directive of a court. The bags of ‘Wee’ were part of exhibits marked for destruction after completion of cases. In

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