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3 grabbed for Prampram Mankralo assassination

3 grabbed for Prampram Mankralo assassination

Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the assassination of the Mankralo of the Prampram Traditional Area, Nene Atsure Benta III.News of the arrests was disclosed by the District Chief Executive of Ningo-Prampram, Mr Jonathan Paa Nii Doku, who

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Gunmen kill Prampram Mankralo

Gunmen kill Prampram Mankralo

The Mankralo of Prampram in the Greater Accra Region, Nene Atsure Benta III, was, on Thursday, 13 December 2018 killed by gunmen at Dodowa in the Shai Osudoku District. The Caretaker chief was returning from the Dodowa House of Chiefs,

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4-year-old girl dead after being defiled

4-year-old girl dead after being defiled

A four-year-old girl has died after she was allegedly defiled by a 34-year-old man at Asuoko, a village near Asamankese in the Eastern Region. Esther Adobea, mother of the deceased told Joy News’ Fred Smith that her daughter was lured

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SHS Student stabs Colleague in Brawl over ‘Girl friends’

SHS Student stabs Colleague in Brawl over ‘Girl friends’

A second year student of the Anlo-Afiadenyigba Senior High School in the Keta municipality is battling for his life at the hospital after he was reportedly stabbed by a colleague during a heated argument about their girlfriends, Voltaonlinegh.com has learnt. The incident

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NACOB busts Zimbabwean drug trafficker

NACOB busts Zimbabwean drug trafficker

The Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) has arrested a 30-year-old Zimbabwean woman at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) for trafficking illicit drug.The suspect, Cynthia Lichonja, was arrested on Monday, 3 December 2018 by operatives of NACOB at KIA when she disembarked

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Man bags three years in prison for raping seven-year-old girl

Man bags three years in prison for raping seven-year-old girl

An Upper Area Court I, Kasuwan Nama in Jos, on Wednesday, sentenced one Augustine Arafan to three years in prison for raping a seven-year-old girl. The judge, Lawal Suleiman, who passed the sentence on Arafan without an option to pay

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Police Intercepts GHS 300,000 worth of Suspected Cannabis; Four in Custody

Police Intercepts GHS 300,000 worth of Suspected Cannabis; Four in Custody

The Volta Regional Command has intercepted huge sacks of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp with a street value of about GHS 300,000 in a community in the South Dayi District. A team of Police officers led by the

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V/R: Akatsi Police Begins Investigation into Gruesome Murder of Two Siblings

V/R: Akatsi Police Begins Investigation into Gruesome Murder of Two Siblings

The Akatsi Police Command has launched an investigation into a gruesome murder of two siblings in their home last Thursday evening. The victims, a 78-year old Dela Kofi Sedor and his younger sister, a 73-year old Ami Sedor were butchered

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Family of two butchered at Xavi Dziehe

Family of two butchered at Xavi Dziehe

Family of two butchered at Xavi Dziehe A man believed to be in his 70s and his sister have been butchered by an unknown assailant at Xavi Dziehe. The names of the deceased according to the assemblyman for the area,

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Big raid as 16 Chinese with fresh guns arrested over illegal mining

Big raid as 16 Chinese with fresh guns arrested over illegal mining

The single biggest arrest of suspected illegal miners has been effected in the Ashanti region. 16 miners were rounded up deep inside the Kobro forest reserve believed to have huge mineral deposits. The arrest by the taskforce working under the

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