Daily Archives: June 29, 2020

Farmer granted bail for allegedly setting fire in a forest reserve

A 60-year-old farmer who allegedly set fire in the Tano Offin forest reserve, near Nyinahin in the Atwima-Mponua District, has been granted a GH¢60,000.00 bail with three sureties by the Nkawie Circuit Court. Yaw Opoku was said to have illegally entered the forest reserve and set the fire which destroyed portions of the forest reserve

Unemployed man remanded over robbery

An Accra Circuit Court has remanded a 21-year-old Nigerian, Emmanuel Chukwe into police custody for allegedly robbing a herbalist. Emeka, unemployed, has denied conspiring with one Victor Chuku Emeka, who is currently at large, to commit the offence.   He will make his next appearance on July 17.   Police Inspector Maxwell Ayim told the

Man jailed 10 years for robbery

  Accra An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced Solomon Azure aka Baba Sulley aka 2PAC to 10 years imprisonment in hard labour after pleading guilty to robbery. Azure and Brian Ibrahim Adam aka Red, robbed a taxi driver of his Toyota Vitz vehicle after slashing his left arm with a broken bottle.   Azure

Health Minister inspects health facilities and project sites

Accra Mr Kwaku Agyeman Manu, the Minister of Health, on Monday, went on an inspection visit to some health facilities and project sites in the Greater Accra Region, to ascertain the progress of work. The facilities visited included; the Shai Osudoku District Hospital and a new Centre for Disease Control (CDC) project both at Dodowa;

Presence of the military in Volta and Oti region, generating animosity

Accra The presence of the military and other security agencies in some parts of the Volta and Oti Regions is generating animosity especially amongst innocent citizens whose basic way of life is being disrupted. The deployment along the borders at peacetime, especially at this particular point in time has created so much suspicion and will