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SOCIETY

My Gun Supplier Is Dead: Suspected Armed Robber Surprises Police With His Answers

File image Armed robbers and other criminals are always full of surprises after they are arrested. Mostly, it is very difficult for them to disclose their accomplices when arrested. Now, they have devised different means of securing guns and after their arrest, they refuse to disclose where they got them from.

  10 hours ago ago
My Gun Supplier Is Dead: Suspected Armed Robber Surprises Police With His Answers

SOCIETY

He Killed My Father And Brought His Mortuary Number To Me: Traumatized Lady Cries Out

It was a beautiful evening for the Bustia family at Beahu in the Ahanta West Municipality of the Western Region when some young men visited them. It was surprising because they were not expecting any visitors as such. They sat down and handed over a mortuary number to them.

  14 hours ago ago
He Killed My Father And Brought His Mortuary Number To Me: Traumatized Lady Cries Out

SOCIETY

He Wanted To Use His Mother For Sakawa: Prophet Arrested For Exhuming Dead Body At Night

A prophet and his three brothers are currently in the grips of the Ahanta West District Police Command in the Western Region for their involvement in a crime that has since been condemned by all. The Prophet, Elijah Nyame, and his three brothers are currently being caged at the cell of the Agona Nkwanta Police station after they stormed a cemetery in the area to exhume a dead body.

  3 days ago ago
He Wanted To Use His Mother For Sakawa: Prophet Arrested For Exhuming Dead Body At Night

SOCIETY

Dampare's Christmas Strategy Against Criminals Unpacked

It's been an interesting five months of broader consultations and stakeholder engagements for the new Inspector-General of Police, Dr George Akuffo Dampare. Starting off with an internal assessment of the capacity of the Police service to grow and sustain the transformation he beholds, Dr Dampare had impressed Ghanaians to trust the Police with their safety.

  2 days ago ago
Dampare's Christmas Strategy Against Criminals Unpacked

OTHERS

Dampare Sets Another Records, As He Celebrates Farmers Day With Cocoa Farmers

The Inspector General Of Police, Dr. George Akkufo Dampare continue to show leadership of service not only in the Police Service, but also in various Communities across the country. The latest action by the IGP is his decision to Celebrate Farmers Day with Cocoa Farmers in a Community in the Ashanti Region. As part of his Community engagement strategy, the IGP and his team engaged Community members of Kwaafokrom, a Cocoa farming Community in the Ashanti Region. During the time of his visit, all Community members

  3 days ago ago
Dampare Sets Another Records, As He Celebrates Farmers Day With Cocoa Farmers

OTHERS

Allow Us To Finish Him At Once: Angry Mob Chases ‘Malam’ For Allegedly Killing Okada Rider

File image - Police arrest suspect It was supposed to be a normal working day for Atta who is popularly known as ‘Bewise’ and Okada rider at Wassa Pewuanko in the Amenfi East Municipality of the Western Region but it turned out to be a different case altogether.

  6 days ago ago
Allow Us To Finish Him At Once: Angry Mob Chases ‘Malam’ For Allegedly Killing Okada Rider

SOCIETY

Mentally challenged man crushed to death at Asem near Mampong

The police of Asem, a communal town within the Mampong Municipal, is pleading to the people of Ghana to help locate the family of an unidentified man who was hit by a hit and run driver on Friday evening. Speaking to the media, Officer Gilbert Osei, the CID of Asem Police station, stated that, the unidentified man who is lying at the Mampong Government Hospital mortuary, is not from Asem or nearby towns as all assembly members within Mampong and their unit committees have rejected knowing the man.

  2 days ago ago
Mentally challenged man crushed to death at Asem near Mampong

SOCIETY

We Are Sorry For Shooting Him: Police Finally Beg After A Man In Bimbilla Was Shot In The Abdomen

The police have been living in peaceful coexistence with residence in Bimbilla for many years without any conflicts. The police have been carrying out their duties of protecting the residents and enforcing law and order until the sad news happened. There have been recent armed robbery incidences on the highways in the area leading to the deaths of some innocent persons.

  11 days ago ago
We Are Sorry For Shooting Him: Police Finally Beg After A Man In Bimbilla Was Shot In The Abdomen

SOCIETY

A/R:Passenger Allegedly Receives Hot Slap For Recording Police Officer In Bantama

It was a very unpleasant situation at the Unity junction in Bantama as a female passenger received a hot slab from one Corporal from the Sofoline police in the Ashanti Region. The incident which occurred few hours ago started when the MTTD crossed a trotro driver who was heading to Sofoline.

  11 days ago ago
A/R:Passenger Allegedly Receives Hot Slap For Recording Police Officer In Bantama

SOCIETY

Jail Him For Us: Residents Chant As Chief Is Arrested For Disobeying Police Orders

The streets of Yamoah Nkwanta, a community in the Central Region of Ghana are currently quiet. Residents, both young and old have been left in their rooms. They are scared to come out because they are scared to be hit by a bullet. For hours, civilians with pump action guns and other offensive weapons flooded the community in an attempt to install a chief against the warning of the police.

  11 days ago ago
Jail Him For Us: Residents Chant As Chief Is Arrested For Disobeying Police Orders

MILITARY

Armed Police And Military Taskforce Meet IGP Dampare At Alavanyo Amid Curfew

The Inspector-General of Police, Dr George Akuffo Dampare couldn't have had a perfect closure to his tour in the Volta Region without meeting the Formed Police Unit (FPU) and the Military Taskforce designated on the "Operation Ahodwo" duty at Alavanyo. This was a necessary engagement in so far as tensions are still high with the secessionist group.

  16 days ago ago
Armed Police And Military Taskforce Meet IGP Dampare At Alavanyo Amid Curfew

SOCIETY

We Are Enemies To Criminals Among You- IGP Dampare Tells Youth In Volta Region

The Inspector-General of Police, Dr George Akuffo Dampare stormed the streets of Akatsi in the Volta Region with caution to criminals. In a brief interaction with the youth in the community, Dr Dampare stressed that the Police is not an enemy to the people and as such should be supported to take out criminals among them.

  18 days ago ago
We Are Enemies To Criminals Among You- IGP Dampare Tells Youth In Volta Region

JUSTICE

Missing Lands Commission staff, AG takes over case prosecution

The prosecution of the case in which a lecturer at the Department of Petroleum Engineering of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) is standing trial over the disappearance of his wife, is now going to be done by the Attorney General (AG).

  10 days ago ago
Missing Lands Commission staff, AG takes over case prosecution

EDUCATION

NPP Youth Adores You; Ghanaians Praises Abu Jinapor For Commissioning Projects In Damongo

The member of parliament for Damongo constituency, Honourable Samuel Abu Jinapor commissioned projects of six unit classroom block and mechanized borehole for the people of Mempeasem in Damongo. Mempeasem is a farming community in Damongo with population of some nine hundred residents. The farming community, Mempeasem was not having an appropriate primary school infrastructures for years.

  14 days ago ago
NPP Youth Adores You; Ghanaians Praises Abu Jinapor For Commissioning Projects In Damongo

SOCIETY

Have A Look At The Decorated Coffin Used For The Burial Of A Community Police Officer

The Ghana Police Service introduced the Community Policing Unit as a way of enhancing community security. The number of police officers in the country is minimal and as such, community police officers are recruited to assist. They are different from the mainstream police officers because the uniforms and salary structures are different.

  2 months ago ago
Have A Look At The Decorated Coffin Used For The Burial Of A Community Police Officer

JUSTICE

Xavier Sosu fights back, sues IGP; asking for payment of compensation

The embattled Member of Parliament (MP) for Madina, Francis Xavier Sosu, who has been criminally charged with unlawfully blocking a public road and destruction of public property during a protest he led in his constituency, would not go down without a fight. He has sued the Inspector General of Police (IGP) George Akuffo Dampare.

  18 days ago ago
Xavier Sosu fights back, sues IGP; asking for payment of compensation

SOCIETY

Police officer hot over offensive sexual behavior

A lance corporal of the Ghana Police Service caught sexually harassing a woman in a vehicle has been arrested to answer for his offensive sexual behavior. He has been identified as General Lance Corporal Victor Antwi Yeboah and he is said to be assisting police investigations into the incident.

  8 days ago ago
Police officer hot over offensive sexual behavior

SOCIETY

Police Officer who sexually assaulted woman arrested

The Police Service I've gotten hold of a viral video that shows a police officer sexually harassing a woman in a vehicle. The police service has reviewed the video and launched investigations into the matter. The police officer identified to be General Lance Corporal Victor Antwi Yeboah has been arrested.

  8 days ago ago
Police Officer who sexually assaulted woman arrested

SOCIETY

LGBTQI: Ghanaian Barber In Kwahu Has Been Slapped With 114 Years Jail Term For Sodomising 12 Pupils

The activities of the LGBTQI group in Ghana actually polluting the minds of most young men and women. It has come to the notice of Ghanaians that many people in Ghana have been engaging themselves in the activities of the LGBTQI group. Although there's a bill in parliament to mitigate their activities in the country, many young people are putting themselves in the act already which might be very dangerous in the future.

  19 days ago ago
LGBTQI: Ghanaian Barber In Kwahu Has Been Slapped With 114 Years Jail Term For Sodomising 12 Pupils

SPORTS

Lakeside Village Signs On Joseph Kingkong Agbeko As Brand Ambassador

Lakeside Village officially introduces Joseph KingKong Agbeko as their brand Ambassador. The celebrated Ghanaian professional boxer is a former two-time bantamweight world champion, having held the IBF title twice between 2007 and 2011. Additionally, he held the Commonwealth bantamweight title from 2004 to 2006; the IBO bantamweight title in 2013; and has challenged once for a super bantamweight world title in 2013.

  7 days ago ago
Lakeside Village Signs On Joseph Kingkong Agbeko As Brand Ambassador