Accra,- Tano River, which is a major source of drinking water for residents in the Western North Region, has started regaining normalcy after being heavily polluted by illegal mining activities. The Lands and Natural Resources Minister, Mr Samuel Abu Jinapor, who visited the River during a tour of the Region, was excited about the current development, but cautioned that there […]

Kumasi,- The Kumasi Circuit Court Two has sentenced two persons to 31 years each in hard labour for robbing three people at knife point at Asokore Mampong in the Asokore Mampong Municipality. Evans Alhassan, 25, and Mohammed Yussif, 19, both pleaded not guilty to two counts of conspiracy to commit robbery and robbery. The Court presided over by Mrs. Patricia […]

Accra,— Police investigations into the reappearance of one Josephine Panyin Mensah, alleged to have been kidnapped while pregnant, indicates that she was not pregnant as reported. A statement signed by Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Kwesi Ofori, the Acting Director-General of Public Affairs, and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said medical reports indicated that Ms Mensah was never pregnant […]

Nkawie (Ash),- A 53-year-old tailor who has been defrauding people in the Atwima-Nwabiagya South Municipality under the pretext of selling parcels of land to them has been sentenced to 10-years imprisonment by the Nkawie circuit court. Kwame Badu was said to have collected huge sums of money from the complainant at Sepaase, near Abuakwa in exchange of a plot of […]

Accra,- A 52-year-old businessman has appeared before the Adentan Circuit Court for allegedly defrauding his colleague of $100,000. Kofi Antwi Nkansah is said to have approached the complainant, Kwasi Agyemang Siaw, to assist him with a loan of $100,000 for his business. Nkansah was to issue cheques to debit his two accounts in two different banks-Stannic and Zenith, to repay […]