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Ho Central Prison inmates appeal for new kitchen

Ho Central Prison inmates appeal for new kitchen

Inmates of the Ho Central Prisons have appealed to well-wishers to help fix the cooking shed off the main yard.  An inmate who spoke for the others, when ‘Volta My Pride,’ a youth social philanthropic group in the Volta Region paid a visit

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Hohoe: Tattooist gets 10 years in jail for unlawful entry, theft

Hohoe: Tattooist gets 10 years in jail for unlawful entry, theft

Divine Asimadzi, an 18-year-old Tattooist, has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for unlawful entry and stealing by the Hohoe Circuit Court. He pleaded guilty and was convicted on his own plea by the Court presided over by Mr

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Prison inmates in Ho appeal for new kitchen

Prison inmates in Ho appeal for new kitchen

Inmates of the Ho Central Prisons has appealed to well-wishers to help fix the cooking shed of the main yard. An inmate who spoke for the others, when ‘Volta My Pride,’ a youth social philanthropic group in the Volta Region

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A/R: 40-year-old mechanic butchered, stabbed to death at Aboaso

A/R: 40-year-old mechanic butchered, stabbed to death at Aboaso

They allegedly attacked, butchered, and stabbed him several times A clash between two feuding youth from Aboaso and Hemang in the Kwabre East Municipality of the Ashanti region has led to the death of a 40-year-old mechanic, Akwasi Owusu. The

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Pastor charges $700 fee to ‘take people to heaven’

Pastor charges $700 fee to ‘take people to heaven’

Pastor Ade Abraham says God showed him the location An evangelist is in trouble after telling people he knows of a gate leading to heaven from south-western Nigeria that he can show them, for a fee. Pastor Ade Abraham was

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Driver jailed 10 years for pouring acid on girlfriend

Driver jailed 10 years for pouring acid on girlfriend

The High Court in Accra has sentenced one Bright Boso, a driver, who was charged for allegedly pouring an acid on his girlfriend to 10 years in prison. The court presided over by Justice Lydia Osei Marfo convicted him after

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Police officer arrested for alleged rape of 13-year-old girl who reported gang rape

Police officer arrested for alleged rape of 13-year-old girl who reported gang rape

A 13-year-old girl who was allegedly gang-raped by four men in India, was allegedly raped again by a police officer after she tried to seek his help in reporting the initial attack. Authorities in Uttar Pradesh confirmed Wednesday a police

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Farmer remanded into prison custody for stealing plantains 

Farmer remanded into prison custody for stealing plantains 

A Circuit Court at Dormaa-Ahenkro in the Dormaa Central Municipality of the Bono Region has remanded Ibrahim Quattara, 27, farmer, into prison custody to reappear on Wednesday, May 11 this year for stealing plantains. Quattara pleaded not guilty to four

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Ten Fulanis killed within eleven days – Group demands justice

Ten Fulanis killed within eleven days – Group demands justice

The Tabital Pulakuu International – Ghana Chapter has urged the security agencies to intensify investigations and arrest the culprit who killed eight persons at Zakoli in the Northern Region. According to the Group, another Fulani has been shot dead at

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A/R: Gunmen attack church during Easter service, five injured

A/R: Gunmen attack church during Easter service, five injured

The church that was attacked Armed robbers have stormed Heaven Embassy Chapel International at Afrancho in the Atwima Kwanwoma District of the Ashanti region and attacked congregants. They fired gunshots and in the process injured five church members including three

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