Internet cafe operator arrested for engaging in fraudulent activities

An internet cafe operator, Desmond Narh Tetteh, has been arrested for allegedly using the logo of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Ghana (N&MC) to undertake criminal activities. According to the N&MC, Tetteh was “arrested on suspicion of fraudulently using the logo of the Council to brand his internet cafe as an accredited facility to defraud […]

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Police begins investigation into murder of NDC financier

Correspondence from Bono Region: The Ahafo Regional Police Command has launched investigations into the alleged murder of Mim based timber contractor, a financier of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Akwasi Banahene. But four days since the gruesome murder of the deceased, police say they are doing everything possible to arrest the perpetrators of the […]

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Business Consultant dragged to court over US$50,000 fraud

A business Consultant who allegedly collected US$50,000 under the pretext of seeking a bank loan of $15 million for the chief executive of another company but failed, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Abassa Haruna Appiah, 53, is alleged to have told his victim that he was the representative of a Canadian Company known […]

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Court fines father over son’s loss of tooth

A marketing consultant who administered multiple fist blows to his 11-year-old son’s cheek resulting in the loss of his tooth has been sentenced to a fine of GH¢3,600 by an Accra Circuit court. Christopher Ayittey, 30, in default would serve a six-month jail term. Charged with physical abuse, Ayittey pleaded not guilty but the court […]

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Unemployed teenager gets 18 years for defilement of 4-year-old girl

An unemployed teenager who was before the Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai Circuit Court for allegedly defiling a four-year-old kindergarten girl at Debiasem in the Suaman District has been sentenced to 18 years imprisonment in hard labour. Kwaku Mensah, 18, was said to have sexually abused the victim in a cocoa farm when she was sent by her mother […]

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Eighteen-year-old boy commits suicide at Assin-Akropong

An 18-year-old Junior High School (JHS) three student has committed suicide at Akropong in the Assin Central Municipality of the Central Region. The deceased, Paa Kwabena was found hanging on a nylon sponge tied around his neck at 0630 hours on Saturday, August 15 in a room of the family house. According to Madam Afia […]

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