Over 40 Ivorian Ex-combatants Arrested in Ghana Some suspected Ivorian combatants in the Ampen refugee camp in the Western Region have been arrested in a special swoop by operatives of the National Bureau of Investigations (BNI). The over 40 suspects were picked up from their hideout in the refugee camp over the weekend and are being transferred to Accra […]
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‘Police Chief’ Busted For Defrauding People A 39-year-old man is in the grip of the James Town Police for defrauding a number of unsuspecting persons under the pretext of enlisting them into the Ghana Police Service (GPS). The young man, who gave his name as Mohammed Abu, reportedly introduced himself to his victims, some of who are traders and […]
Ghana Election 2012: Police Vow To Crush Illegal ‘machomen’ The Police administration has once again assured that no political party will succeed in the use of machomen to foment trouble at polling centres during the upcoming elections. The use of well-built men during elections for various purposes by political parties is a well known phenomenon in the country.
30 Arrested at Secret Combat Training Camp in Tongo-Dzemeni A team of military personnel have arrested 30 suspects for allegedly establishing a camp to train combatants at Tongo-Dzemeni in the South Dayi District of the Volta Region Security agencies in the Volta Region have remained tight-lipped on the arrest which was effected by the military from Accra. Sources at […]
The Ghana Police Service is once again serving notice to people whose aim is to cause trouble on election day to rethink their decision because they are combat ready to deal with troublemakers. The law enforcement body made this known when it exhibited various equipment to be used before, during and after the December elections. They include mobile clinics and […]
Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire Border Fighting Reaches Boiling Point Heavy gun fire on the Ivorian side of the Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire border at Elubo led to the closure of the entry point on Friday. Reports also indicate that five taxi drivers who operate along the border have been killed. Currently, a team of police and military personnel have been deployed to the border […]
TWO POLICE constables who allegedly battered to death a 43-year-old businessman for purportedly obstructing the lawful arrest of his niece, are being investigated by their superiors at the Ashanti Regional Police Command. The deceased, who was identified as Kwabena Nyamekye Antoh, a shoe seller and resident of Aburaso, a suburb of Kumasi, was married with four children. The incident, described […]