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January 21, 2018 11:58 AM Manhunt for 7 Kwabenya police station escapees begin

The Police have begun a manhunt for some seven suspects who were freed from police custody by a group of armed robbers on Sunday dawn. The armed robbers set the inmates who were in cells at the Kwabenya Police District Headquarters free after shooting the officer on duty to death. The Greater Accra Regional Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Efia Tenge

January 11, 2018 12:14 PM Capt. Mahama killing: High Court to begin full trial of 14 suspects

Fourteen suspects alleged to have been involved in the killing of Captain Maxwell Mahama, have been committed to the High Court for a full trial to begin on February 15th, 2018.. The Magistrate, Kwaku Ansah, in committing the suspects, said he believed the prosecution had put forward enough evidence to prove their case against them. The fourteen suspects 20

December 22, 2017 12:16 PM Former NCA boss, 4 others charged with causing financial loss

The immediate past Chief Executive Officer of the National Communication Authority (NCA), William Tevie, and four others, have been put before a High Court over the alleged fraudulent $6 million contract between the NCA and Infraloks Development Limited. Mr. Tevie, alongside the former board chairman, Eugene Baffoe-Bonnie; Alhaji Osman, a former Deputy 17

December 18, 2017 8:45 AM Belgian trial of Paris attack suspect postponed to February 5

The Belgian trial of one of the suspects in the 2015 Islamic State attacks in Paris has been postponed until Feb. 5, Belgian news agency Belga said on Monday. A French national but raised and resident in Brussels, Salah Abdeslam fled back to Belgium after the attacks in Paris on Nov. 13, 2015 that killed 130 people, hiding from police for months before 19

December 12, 2017 12:38 PM Maj. Mahama killing: Court rejects discharge plea for six suspects

A district court has rejected an application by the prosecution in the Major Maxwell Mahama murder case seeking to discharge six of the suspects. The court, presided over by Worlanyo Kotuku, dismissed the request, explaining that the prosecution should have come with a written application instead of an oral one. The prosecution then prayed the court 39

November 1, 2017 8:47 PM Rampaging NPP youth will be convicted; we have enough evidence- Police

Tamale Police say they are ready to clamp down on lawless activities by rampaging New Patriotic Party youth who have decided to hold political leaders hostage. Police spokesperson ASP Mohammed Tanko told Joy News’ Emefa Appau the youth “will not dare” because when they do, the full force of the police will descend on them. According to him, the police 16

November 1, 2017 3:01 PM Sissala West NPP rioters remanded in prison

At least seven New Patriotic Party activists in the Sissala West District of the Upper West Region have been remanded in prison custody for a week. The seven were part of a marauding crowd who besieged the offices of the District Chief Executive of the area, chased him out and locked his office. The DCE, Mohammed Bako was left with no choice but to seek refuge 10

October 30, 2017 1:48 PM Defilement of 4-yr-old: Allow us to do our work, don’t be in haste – Police

The Police Administration has implored the public to be patient as it probes the alleged rape of a four-year-old girl at Assin Adadientem in the Central Region. Director of Police Public Affairs, DSP Sheila Abeyie-Buckman said the Service will follow due process in handling the case including the protection of the rights of the victim and suspects under 19

October 30, 2017 11:58 AM Allowances for 8,000 National Service personnel suspended

Allowances for about 8,000 National Service personnel across the country have been withheld, the National Service Secretariat has announced. A statement signed by the acting Executive Director of the Secretariat, Mustapha Ussif, explained that the suspension of the payment of the September allowances is to allow for investigations into the affected personnel 24

October 29, 2017 10:15 PM In Niger, Where U.S. Troops Died, a Lawless and Shifting Landscape

The United States has about 800 service members in Niger, yet the scale of its military operations there surprised even two high-ranking senators: Chuck Schumer of New York, the Democratic leader, and Lindsey Graham, an influential South Carolina Republican, said in recent interviews on “Meet the Press” that they had not realized the extent of the military’s 14