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14 remanded for allegedly vandalising Somanya Police station

The Koforidua Circuit Court has remanded 14 people for allegedly vandalising the Somanya Police Station on May 29, 2017. Refusing them bail, the court, presided over by Mrs Mercy Addei Kotei, remanded them to reappear on June 27, 2017. The remanded people include the Assembly Member for the Sawer Electoral Area in Somanya in the Yilo Krobo municipality, Ebenezer Jones ...

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Three grabbed over killing of chief

The Kwabenya District Police Command of the Greater Accra Region yesterday arrested three persons in connection with the gruesome murder of the Development Chief of Amasaman. Nii Tettey Sarbah lay supine on a mat with a deep cut on his forehead. Two cuts were also curved out on his stomach and dried blood was also found on his body. The late ...

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PHOTO: Fake Korle-Bu and Ridge Hospitals doctor arrested

A man who posed as a medical doctor has been busted for duping patients at the Korle Bu Teaching and the Ridge hospitals in Accra on the pretext of helping them to secure National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) cards. He is suspected to have duped hundreds of victims, every one of whom he charged GH¢230. The self-styled medical doctor, Silas ...

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42 suspects arrested over Mahama’s murder

The police have so far arrested  42 persons in connection with the horrendous murder of Captain Maxwell Mahama. The Deputy Director of Public Affairs at the Ghana Police Service, DSP Sheila Kesse Buckman, told Obuoba News the youngest among the suspects is a 12-year-old while the oldest is a 57–year-old man. “So far we have arrested 42 suspects which we ...

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A/R: Woman contracts assassin to kill business partner

Police in the Ashanti Region have arrested a 41-year-old woman who allegedly contracted a man to kill her business partner in Kumasi. The suspect, Joyce Antwi, who is a trader and a resident of Buokrom Estate, and her intended victim are business partners who trade in plywood at Akwatia Line, a suburb of Kumasi. Joyce, in October 2015, collected an ...

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Two men who impersonated COCOBOD CEO jailed 7 years

The two men who impersonated former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr Stephen K. Opuni have been handed a total of seven years imprisonment. The convicts, Christian Obeng, a businessman, and Latif Apulala, a driver, were said to have created a fake Facebook account in the name of the former COCOBOD boss and used it to ...

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3 notorious Kumasi robbers arrested

The Ashanti Regional Police Command has arrested three armed robbers said to have been robbing and terrorising residents of Aputuogya and its surroundings areas in the Bosomtwe District. The three, Muhammed Sulley, Abubakar Siddick Awudu and Ibrahim Issah had in their possession, a container full of acid, a locally manufactured pistol, two live cartridges, ten tablets of Tramadol, two knives ...

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Police constable arrested for defiling primary 5 pupil

Police in Dzodze in the Volta Region have arrested their 28-year old Police Constable for allegedly defiling a 13- old girl. The suspect Constable Kennedy Sarfo, a police officer stationed at Dzodze in the Ketu North District allegedly defiled the girl in his room. An anonymous source in the town who disclosed the incident to Citi News said the victim ...

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