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Maj. Mahama’s phone found with Denkyira-Boase driver

An Accra District Court on Wednesday, 26 July remanded Kwodjo Fordjour, a driver, to police custody after police retrieved late Major Adam Mahama’s phone from his room at Denkyira-Boase. Briefing the court, Detective Inspector Simeon Appiosornu told the court that ...

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Dwindling budgetary allocation affecting effective policing – Rose Bio-Atinga

The reviewing Officer of the Ghana Police Service, Commissioner of Police, COP, Rose Bio-Atinga, has said the dwindling budgetary allocation to the service was negatively affecting effective policing. Speaking at a passing out parade of 597 police recruits at the ...

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Sumbrungu chiefs petition gov’t over relocation of airstrip

The chiefs and people of Sumbrungu, a suburb of the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region, Tuesday petitioned government through the Upper East Regional Minister, Mr. Rockson Ayine Bukari, over government’s intention to relocate the region’s Airstrip from Sumbrungu-Anateem ...

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Judicial Service tops corruption list

The Judicial Service has been ranked the most corrupt public institution in the Atwima-Nwabiagya District by the people in the area. Fifty-six (56) percent of respondents of a survey conducted by the Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) Consortium, grouping the GII, ...

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A1 Radio holds Public Engagement Forum in Bolgatanga

A1 Radio, the leading private radio station in the Upper East Regional capital, Bolgatanga, Friday July 14, 2017, held a well-attended-to public engagement forum on government’s policy of US$ 1 million per constituency. The forum, first in the series of ...

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NDC Chair granted court bail with 2 sureties

The Bolgatanga Magistrate Court I Friday July 14, granted George Mbabon Nanghoha, the First Vice Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) for Nabdam Constituency in the Upper East Region bail on a charge of indecent assault. Mr. Mbabon ...

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10 year-old Tamne steel bridge Collapses

Ten years after its reconstruction, Tamne steel bridge linking Bawku and Garu in the Upper East Region caved in Friday July 14, 2017 when an articulated truck loaded with soya beans from the agricultural station in Garu-Tempane district heading towards ...

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IPG Places bounty on killers of police officer

The Police administration has announced a Ghc 10,000 bounty for any individual who would provide useful information that will lead to the arrest of the two armed men who opened fire on two police officers at Lapaz in the Greater ...

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NSS fixes July 24 for registration

Prospective National Service Personnel for 2017/2018 service year will have to wait till Monday July 24 to be able to register; the management of the National Service Scheme (NSS) has announced.  The date affects all NSS registration centres across the ...

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Cop gunned down in Accra

The Ghana Police Service has revealed that one police officer is dead whilst the other is on admission at the Police Hospital in Accra after a shootout with armed men suspected to be robbers. The shooting occurred on Thursday July ...

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