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January 13, 2018 12:32 PM Two arrested in connection with Bimbilla shooting

Two persons have been arrested in connection with Thursday’s shooting at Bimbilla in the Northern Region which left three persons dead and seven others hospitalized. The Northern Regional Security Council deployed a 30-man security reinforcement team to the area on Friday following the incident. According to him, people were, on Saturday, seen going 47

January 12, 2018 5:51 PM Bimbilla curfew reviewed after sporadic gunfire

The Ministry of Interior has reviewed the curfew it imposed on the Bimbilla Township following recent reports of sporadic gunfire in the area. The curfew, which previously spanned six hours from 10:00pm to 4:00am has been reviewed to the period from dusk to dawn [6:00pm to 6:00am] effective today, Friday, January 12, 2018. “The Minister of the Interior 62

October 16, 2017 11:18 AM Ghana; Press focuses on police officers caught extorting money from motorists

The Ghanaian press on Monday focuses on six police officers caught on camera extorting money from unsuspecting public.The Daily Graphic says the officers in question, who were caught collecting money from some drivers in the Sekondi metropolis in the Western Region, have been referred to the Police Intelligence and Professional Standards (PIPS) to answers 16

October 15, 2017 8:55 AM Kudos; continue to keep the peace

The National and Northern Regional Peace Councils, on Friday, appealed to the feuding people of Bimbilla to uphold the peace processes and take faith in the dialogue process initiated by the Council and its partners. A statement issued by the National Peace Council, and signed by the Chairman, the Most Reverend Prof Emmanuel Asante, advised them not to engage 10

October 14, 2017 7:46 AM Bimbilla: IGP satisfied with security after Nakpa burial

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), David Asante-Apeatu has expressed satisfaction at the current state of security in Bimbilla during his recent tour of the area on Friday, October 13. The IGP’s visit was to ascertain the state of security in the wake of threats of violence in disagreements over the burial of the late Nakpaa-Naa Salifu Dawumi 8

October 14, 2017 7:46 AM Peace Council Urges Bimbilla

The National and Northern Regional Peace Councils, on Friday, appealed to the feuding people of Bimbilla to uphold the peace processes and take faith in the dialogue process initiated by the Council and its partners. A statement issued by the National Peace Council, and signed by the Chairman, the Most Reverend Prof Emmanuel Asante, advised them not to engage 6

October 12, 2017 10:53 AM Bimbilla: Feuding factions must reason together – WANEP

The National Network Coordinator for WANEP-Ghana, Albert Yelyang has described as precarious the latest development in Bimbilla following a standoff between chiefs of the area and the Northern regional Security Council. The chiefs of Nanumba Traditional Area and the Dasana family in the protracted dispute there slammed the regional Security Council headed 10

October 12, 2017 10:02 AM Divorce Politics From Bimbilla Chieftaincy Brouhaha – NDC

The National Democratic Congress Minority Members in Parliament want the government to resolve the Bimbilla chieftaincy issue devoid of political interference. Addressing journalists in parliament yesterday, the MP for Builsa North, James Agalga, noted that it was especially important that eh status quo, relative to the chieftaincy of Bimbilla, was preserved 20

October 12, 2017 7:28 AM Bimbilla: Adani Family fumes over Nakpa Naa burial, threatens action

The Andani Family, one of the two key factions in the long drawn-out conflict in the Northern Region town of Bimbilla, says it is disappointed with government for proceeding with plans to bury the late chief of Bimbilla Naa Salifu Dawuni despite calls to build consensus on the matter first. The Chief died almost three years ago, but threats of conflict 10

October 12, 2017 6:05 AM Bimbilla: Nakpaa-Naa finally buried after 3-years

The body of the late Nakpaa-Naa Salifu Dawuni, has finally been buried at his private residence in Bimbilla, after nearly three years of his demise. The burial was done in accordance with the traditions and customs of Nanung at 7:00pm Wednesday, October 11, 2017. He was buried amidst heavy security at the burial site, the Bimbilla Regent’s palace, and at some vantage 25