Ho: Mason Slapped With A 15-year Jail Term. A 40-year-old mason from Aflao, Philip Fiti, has been sentenced to 15 years’ imprisonment with hard labour by a Ho High Court, presided over by Mr Justice Patrick Baayeh, for attempting to murder and rob one Gladys Avoda in a church guest house at Nkwanta in the Volta Region. Fiti pleaded not […]
Archive for June, 2013
Training College Tutors To Boycott Supervision Of Exams. Teachers of Colleges of Education across the country are threatening to boycott supervising the end of semester examinations which begins on Monday. The teachers have been on strike for the past two weeks demanding for Colleges of Education to be upgraded to tertiary status.
Presby Moderator: Punish Persons Who Made Hate Speeches In The Past. The moderator of the Presbyterian Church, Prof. Emmanuel Martey has asked judges of the Supreme Court to punish persons whose comments have threatened the nation’s peace in the recent past. This follows recent crackdown of the court on individuals whose who make unsavoury comments about the ongoing election petition […]
Prof: Emmanuel Martey Says Gayism Is “Satanic” The Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Prof. Emmanuel Martey has described homosexuality as “satanic”. He says gay practice is “Satan’s deadly agenda” with which Ghana could be destroyed, adding that: “This is the reason why acclaimed and notorious homosexuals want to attach themselves to Ghana’s Presidency to gain access” into Ghana’s […]
Three-year-old Child For Sale At Agona Swedru. Precious Mensah, the 23-year-old mother who was arrested for offering her three-year-old son for sale at Agona Swedru, and her child have now been put in the care of an orphanage at Agona Mensakrom, after an order by the Agona Swedru Circuit Court. The trial judge, Mr N.K. E. Osam, who had earlier […]
Kweku Baako: Gov’t Must Stop Provoking Martin Amidu. Political Pundit Kweku Baako Jr has accused the Government of provoking former Attorney General Martin Amidu with a series of “obvious untruths” regarding the judgment debt sagas. “Why the series of provocations?” Kweku Baako Jr enquired. According to him, comments made by Deputy Attorney General Dr. Dominic Ayine, Deputy Information and Media […]
Kumasi Armed Robber Gunned Down. POLICE IN the Ashanti Region shot and killed a suspected armed robber in a shootout after a gang of four armed robbers undertook a robbery operation at a filling station at Ejisu-Krapa, near Kumasi, on Thursday. Another person believed to be a member of the gang, whose identity is being withheld by the police, was […]
Keep fit to avoid lifestyle diseases – Mahama President John Mahama has encouraged Ghanaians to eat and live healthy lives in order to avoid lifestyle diseases, which are now on the increase. Speaking after completing a 15km Republic Day walk organised by the Elwak Keepfit Club on Saturday, the President urged participants not to make the walk a once-in-a- year […]
Police Refuse Nurses’ Request To Demonstrate. The Greater Accra Police Command has rejected a request by nurses at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital to stage a demonstration next week. About 700 nurses comprising Health Assistants, Clinical, Registered General and Degree Nurses employed by the Health Ministry and working at the Korle-Bu Teaching hospital have declared their intention to demonstrate over […]
Ashanti Police Hunts For On The Run Shooter. The Ashanti regional Command of the Ghana Police service is currently searching for of a member of a Neighbourhood Watchdog who allegedly shot and killed a man in the early hours of Saturday. The victim was found dead at about 3am Saturday morning at the Amakom traffic light in Kumasi.
Judgment Debt Saga: Betty Mould Very Aggrieved. Former Attorney General Betty Mould-Iddrisu, according to her Lawyer Nana Ato Dadzie, “feels very much aggrieved” over the numerous allegations hurled at her in relation to the payment of certain controversial judgment debts coupled with clamours for her arrest over the same payments. “Can you imagine my client…feels very much aggrieved that there […]
Central Region: Man Beheads Four-year-old Son. A 45-year-old farmer of Agona Obosomase in the Agona East District in the Central Region, has allegedly beheaded his four- year-old biological son after slashing the stomach of his wife. The suspect, Kweku Appiah, is said to have attempted to kill his wife, Yaa Nkrumah, 38, due to a misunderstanding that ensued between them.