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February 27, 2018 11:39 AM Two injured in suspected robbery at North Kaneshie

Two persons are reported to have sustained gunshot wounds from suspected robbers at North Kanashie on Tuesday morning. Gunfire was first heard in the area around a Latex Foam showroom at North Kaneshie where the robbers, believed to be four in number, had crashed their vehicle. It is not clear yet how the suspected robbers crashed their car, and whether 61

February 26, 2018 7:26 AM DR Congo protests: Protester killed in Kinshasa demonstration

Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo have used live bullets to disperse a demonstration, killing one protester. The protests against President Joseph Kabila in the capital Kinshasa were organised by Catholic clergy. Fifteen people, three of whom are thought to be members of the clergy, have been arrested. Mr Kabila’s term ended in 2016, but he remains 67

February 25, 2018 3:03 PM C/R: Woman dies hours after winning NPP constituency election

The New Patriotic Party’s Women’s Organiser in the Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese constituency, Elizabeth Gaisie, has died, just a few hours after being re-elected to the position on Saturday. She died in the evening at the Abura Dunkwa District Hospital, minutes after being sworn in. The late Madam Gaisie was the incumbent Women’s Organiser and also stood 58

February 23, 2018 6:48 PM Zabzugu MP, others involved in car crash

The Member of Parliament for Zabzugu Constituency in the Northern Region, Alhassan Umar Obaako, has been involved in a car crash on the Tamale-Zabzugu road. A former District Chief Executive for the area, Iddrisu Alidu Laabandoo, and their driver, were part of those on-board. Alhassan Umar Obaako reportedly broke an arm, whilst the former DCE also sustained 69

February 23, 2018 6:30 AM ‘Mentally challenged’ woman stabs 32-yr old son to death

A 52-year-old woman believed to be mentally challenged has stabbed her 32-year son to death at Kuli near Dzodze in the Volta Region. The suspect, Gladys Kporkporvi Tegah, was said to be home fetching water from a well, when her son [the deceased] came in with a nurse to give her mother a monthly prescribed medication. Upon seeing Cassius Tegah with the nurse 33

February 21, 2018 1:29 PM ‘Broken down MRI machines my major concern’- Agyeman Manu

The Ministry of Health has admitted to serious challenges with MRI machines in most government health facilities. Citi News has highlighted complaints from patients who say they are forced to pay exorbitant fees at private health facilities for MRI scans due to the breakdown of government-owned machines. “I don’t know of the situation in Korle Bu, it is my major 62

February 21, 2018 6:31 AM FaceTime chat ‘saves woman’s life’

A woman who had a stroke while on a FaceTime video call with her sister, says the technology saved her life. Opokua Kwapong, who lives alone in New York, was on a call with her sister, Adumea Sapong, in Manchester, when Mrs Sapong noticed that her elder sibling “didn’t look right”. She raised the alarm after she also noticed her sister’s voice was slurred 64

February 19, 2018 6:22 AM Pregnant woman, 5 others drown after canoe capsized on Volta Lake

A pregnant woman and five others including two children, traveling in a canoe on the Volta Lake, lost their lives at Donkokrom in the Afram Plains District of the Eastern Region, when the boat capsized. The Saturday, February 17 incident occurred when the boat from Dwarf Inland Foekope to Bruben near Donkokrom, capsized after a windstorm, drowning six occupants 40

February 15, 2018 4:25 PM Mental Health Authority begs striking Ankaful staff to resume work

The Mental Health Authority has asked striking nurses and physician assistants at the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital to return to work. According to the Authority, the hospital’s Director, Dr. Eugene Dordoye, has been enrolled in some refresher courses to improve his interpersonal skills. Among other things, they accused him of putting them through emotional 50

February 15, 2018 12:53 PM Kumasi Chiefs summon Minister, DCE over Foase deaths

The Kumasi Traditional Council has summoned the Ashanti Regional Security Council and the Atwima Kwanwoma District Security Council, following the deaths of three residents at Foase during a protest over the relocation of capital of the Atwima Kwanwoma District. Members of the Atwima Kwanwoma District Assembly recently called for a probe into events 44