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Court orders BNI to produce DSP Mawuenyegah

Court orders BNI to produce DSP Mawuenyegah

The Human Rights Division of the Fast Track High Court Monday ordered the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) to produce Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mrs. Gifty Mawuenyegah Tehoda, who is at the centre of the cocaine-turn-sodium carbonate saga at its sitting today. The court’s order followed the failure of BNI officials to send the accused person to court as required […]

Man in court for beheading 2 persons

Man in court for beheading 2 persons

A 42-year-old farmer suspected of murdering two other farmers on their farms at Anuuso, near Patrensa in the Asante Akim North district of the Ashanti Region last Friday, will be arraigned today. The suspect, Kwabena Nazar, is alleged to have beheaded the farmers, Kwaku Agyapong, 52, and Kweku Dogbe, 60, on the evening of Friday at a cottage on their […]

Man remanded for killing 2 People

Man remanded for killing 2 People

Kwabena Nazar, a 42-year-old farmer who allegedly beheaded two other farmers at Anuuso, a farming community near Patrensa in the Asante Akim North district of the Ashanti region, has been remanded in prison custody. A circuit court at Juaso presided over by S.K. Sarpong Appiah, a High Court judge sitting as an additional circuit court judge, remanded the suspect Wednesday […]

Facebook unveils $5bn stock market flotation plans

Facebook unveils $5bn stock market flotation plans

The world’s largest social networking site, Facebook, has announced plans for a stock market flotation. Facebook said it would seek to raise $5bn (£3.16bn, 3.8bn euros), about half the amount many analysts expected. But the initial public offering (IPO) is still expected to be the biggest sale of shares by an internet company. Facebook, just eight years old and started […]

EOCO indicts former and current gov't officials

EOCO indicts former and current gov't officials

The Economic and Organised Crimes Office Thursday morning submitted its report on the controversial Woyome judgement debt to President John Atta Mills after weeks of investigations. President Mills has directed the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Dr Benjamin Kunbour to study the report and advise him appropriately. Joy News’ Seth Kwame Boateng reported the Executive Director of EOCO Mordey Akpadzi […]

I Am No Copycat – Appietus

I Am No Copycat – Appietus

Appietus in the mix! That has been well-known recording engineer Appiah Dankwah, popularly known as Appietus’ identity phrase on recordings as he stayed in the shadows and created award-winning beats for scores of contemporary Ghanaian stars such as Ofori Amponsah, Daddy Lumba, Praye, 4×4 and Praye. The man now wants to project himself as a singing on-screen personality as well […]

Stephanie Okereke's Move To Divorce Ex-Husband Fails

Stephanie Okereke's Move To Divorce Ex-Husband Fails

A Lagos High Court declared that top Nollywood actress, Stephanie Onyekachi Okereke, was never legally married to former husband and Super Eagles fringe player, Chikelue IIoenuosi. The LG and Kanekalon ambassador went to court to formally seek divorce papers of her marriage to the former footballer. Stephanie had a secret wedding with Chikelue in August 2004 but dissolved it in […]

Withdrawal of Global Fund Support to Ghana could be disastrous – Akobeng

Agona Swedru (C/R), Jan. 30, GNA – The Agona West Municipal HIV and AIDS Monitoring and Evaluation Focal Person, Mr Eric Akobeng has appealed to the Global Fund which funds about 70 per cent of Ghana’s anti-HIV campaign activities to rescind the decision to withdraw its support by 2013. Mr Akobeng said the withdrawal of the Global Fund Support could […]

Teacher arrested for defiling girl 8

Agona Swedru, Feb 1, GNA – The Swedru Divisional Command of the Domestic Violence and Support Unit (DOVSU) of the Ghana Police Service has arrested Samuel Gurah, a teacher at Gomoa Bewadze for allegedly defiling an eight year old school girl. According to the Police Command, the suspect was said to have been arrested on Monday, 30 January, 2012 at […]

ECG Board Blows $250,000

ECG Board Blows $250,000

The woes of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) continue to deepen as new revelations have unfolded on how the board, led by Dr Kwabena Osafo, blew huge sums of money as sitting allowances. The board, which was expected to supervise the company’s management and check it against the perpetration of any financial malfeasance, could not stand the temptation of […]