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Why Special Prosecutor Declares Dela Coffie Wanted

Information available to mintah.net  indicates that Dela Coffie, a staunch member of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) was declared wanted by Office of the Special Prosecutor as a result of a petition sent to the OSP about an alleged housing contract signed by Samuel Atta Akyea. Per report, a Ghanaian, Daniel Kwasi Amponiy…
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Special Prosecutor declares NDC’s Dela Coffie wanted

The Office of the Special Prosecutor has declared one of the outspoken NDC activists on Social Media Dela Coffie wanted. The Special Prosecutor mentioned, corruption, forgery among others as reasons for his action. The OSP has published a statement containing the image of of Mr Coffie on its social media handles. Below is the wanted notice…
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One dead as Nkoranza youth clash with Police

At least one person had died with five others on admission following a clash between youth of Nkoranza and Police on Tuesday. The youth who were protesting the death of 28-year-old trader, Alber Akwasi Donkor reportedly attacked some officers before setting inmates free. A police statement said the Police responded to the attack with the…
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MP demands justice in the alleged murder of Albert Donkor

Member of Parliament for Nkoranza South, Emmanuel Kwadwo Agyekum and the youth of Nkoranza are demanding justice for Albert Donkor a native who is alleged to have been killed by the Police. The people are calling on the President of Ghana, Ministers of State, Parliament, human right organisations and the clergy to add their voices to the…
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Opuni Witness Testifies Monday

The former Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr. Stephen Opuni, who is standing trial for allegedly causing financial loss to the state, is set to call his second witness on Monday, May 16, 2022. The witness, Samuel Torbi, a cocoa famer from Assin Fosu in the Central Region, is expected to testify about his experience…
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Farmer remanded for pouring acid on girlfriend

A 25-year-old farmer, who allegedly poured acid on his girlfriend, has been remanded into police custody by District Court, at Juabuso, in the Western North Region Francis Aning, boyfriend to Mary Owusu, 18, was expected to reappear before the Court, on May 25,2022. The Director of Police Public Affairs,Superintendent (Supt) of…
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11 illegal miners in Atewa Forest jailed

Eleven persons who were involved in illegal mining in the Atewa Forest in the Eastern Region are currently serving prison sentences of between five and 15 years. The Koforidua Circuit Court B sentenced them after they were found guilty of engaging in the dig and wash model of illegal mining in the Atewa Forest Reserve, contrary to the…
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Supreme Court Chases NDC MPs – Over Double Salary

THE SUPREME Court has ordered that all double salary Members of Parliament (MPs) and ministers should be served by way of substituted service after swerving service of the writ of summons issued against them. Bono Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Baffoe, also known as Abronye DC, filed a suit against the former…
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Two Robbers at Denu Jailed for 40 Years

Atitso Korshie (Black and white vest) and Wisdom Dzeke, (Multicoloured T-shirt) Two armed robbers, Atitso Korshie, age 23 and Wisdom Dzeke, age 25 have been sentenced to 20years imprisonment for robbing some merchants at Kpogedi Zongo near Aflao in the Ketu South Municipality of the Volta Region. After trial, the Aflao Circuit Court…
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Seven Zakoli Cattle thieves fined ¢4,200 each by court

The seven suspects arrested for allegedly stealing cattle from the Zacholi community following the killing of some persons in that community last week, have been found guilty of the offence and consequently fined GHS 4,200 each. They risk serving nine months in jail in default. At the first court sitting on the matter, all seven suspects…
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Boutique girl granted GH₵30,000 bail for stealing

An Accra Circuit Court on Monday has granted a salesgirl of a boutique, 20-year-old Regina Amegbe bail in the sum of Thirty Thousand Ghana cedis (GH₵30,000.00) with two sureties for allegedly stealing. She had been charged with stealing, which, she has denied. Mrs. Susana Eduful who presided over the court adjourned the trial to May 16,…
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Drinking spots in Akatsi to be shut down by police

Stakeholders in the Akatsi municipality have taken a decision to shut down all drinking spots and bars that sell illegal drugs at their business centers in the town. This action is to be carried out by the police. This was part of decisions reached at an emergency meeting called by the Akatsi Municipal Security Council (MUSEC) following…
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Cable Thief Electrocuted at ketu

A young man who attempted to steal a cable at the Bulk Supply Point (BSP) in Aflao in the Ketu South Municipality of the Volta Region almost lost his life when the cable he was trying to steal electrocuted him. The suspect identified as 32-year-old Eric Kofi Quaye, apart from being electrocuted got burnt in the process. Although he is…
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Man Arrested With 6 Foreign Pistols At Savelugu

The Northern Regional Police Command has arrested one Mohammed Iddi, 35, for possessing firearm on board a Toyota Hiace Mini bus at Pigu Police barrier near Savelugu in the Northern region. The police conducted a search in the vehicle and retrieved six 9mm Calibre Bruni pistols which were concealed in a package he covered with a smock.…
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Kwabre East: Girl, 11, burnt to death The little girl died when fire engulfed a six-bedroom house at Meduma in the Kwabre East Municipality of the Ashanti Region

An 11-year-old girl, Tunteya Salmu was on Tuesday (5 April) burnt to death at Meduma in the Kwabre East Municipality of the Ashanti Region, the fire service has confirmed. The fire also destroyed a six-bedroom house before firefighters were able to douse the blaze. The spokesperson of the Ghana National Fire Service in the region, DO III Peter…
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