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Man Commits Suicide In Bimbilla

Nwelgnel Yegbaja, 18, resident of Sangnayili, a farming community in the Nanumba North District of the Northern Region, has allegedly committed suicide. According to reports, the deceased was found on his farm on Tuesday dawn in a pool of blood. He was said to have shot himself in the left rib with a locally manufactured gun.loading... His brother claimed they …

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Man Convicted For Neglecting Kids

An Accra District Court has imposed a fine of GH¢360 on a trader for failing to provide food, education, shelter and healthcare to his five kids. Ali Zebo, a trader, would in default go to jail for 10 days. The prosecutor Detective Sergeant Simon Tekpor told the court, presided over by Mr. Worlanyo Kotoku, that the complainant is a 32-year-old …

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Bunso residents threaten to block Accra – Kumasi Highways

Angry residents of Bunso junction in the Eastern region, a community located along the Accra to Kumasi Highways have threatened to block the highways on Monday should Ghana Highways Authority remain adamant in responding to their several calls for construction of speed bumps at the Bunso Junction stretch of the road. Residents argue that, several people mostly breadwinners have lost …

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Mahama can be replaced…he’s not our best bet – NDC MP

Aggrieved NDC MP for Yunyoo, Bipoba Naabu says former President Mahama is not the only ‘Presidential material’ who can snatch power from the governing New Patriotic Party in the 2020 elections. He said the ‘come back agenda’ by his party to field Mahama in 2020 again as the party’s Flagbearer after sending NDC into opposition, is unnecessary, in view of …

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Paralysed man,28, seeks justice after billboard injury

A 28-year-old man Patrick Yeboah is appealing for justice after a billboard fell on him and rendered him paralysed in 2016. The first born of his family, Yeboah is helpless and cannot do anything without the assistance of anyone. He has been living in pain ever since that fateful day. Yeboah struggled to tell his story as he appeals to …

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W/R: One arrested for attempted human sacrifice

One person is in the grips of the Takoradi Police Command for allegedly attempting to use a six-year-old girl for money rituals. According to an eyewitness who narrated the incident to Empire News’ Emmanuel Ohene Gyan, the two young men who were in a taxi with registration number GW-9619-Q were spotted at Diabene a suburb in the Essikado -Ketan constituency …

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41 Police recruits sacked for forgery

Forty-one police trainees have been dismissed from police training schools for allegedly using fake certificates to get recruited into the Ghana Police Service. Out of the number, 22 trainees were dismissed from the Puwalugu Police Training School in the Upper East Region, 10 from the Kumasi Police Training School in the Ashanti Region, five from the Police Training School in …

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Two (2) Suspected Homosexuals Nabbed At Kaneshie (Photo)

Two men, suspected to be homosexuals are currently in the grips of the Kaneshie police after they were arrested at a local guest house while in the act. The suspects including an 18-year-old Senior High School (SHS) student and his sex partner, 28, were caught by the receptionist of the guest house after she had entered their room to serve …

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Marwako Assault Victim’s Health Improves – Lawyer

Francis Xavier Sosu, lawyer for the victim at the center of the Marwako assault case, has said that she is gradually recovering and doing better. According to him, a decision has been taken to allow her remain on admission where she can receive adequate care while the case is being heard. He told Citi News’ Fred Tettey Djabanor that the …

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Former NACOB boss convicted

An Accra High Court has convicted former Executive Secretary of the Narcotics Control Board, Akrasi Sarpong of contempt. He was found guilty over his comments after a High Court granted bail to one Chief Sunny Ikechukwu Benjy Eke, a 53- year-old businessman, and his alleged accomplice, James Eleke Chukwu, 47, a second-hand clothes dealer in Accra. The applicant, Chief Eke …

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