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Thursday 17 August 2017

2017-05-26

[N] Adom FM’s ‘Y3gye y3 sika’ demo attracts over 2,300 protesters
[N] Gun attacks in Tema not robberies – Police
[N] Family of three electrocuted at Kpone
[N] Kufuor commends Raising Readers initiative  
[N] Atuguba, Kumbour to speak at maiden revolutionary lecture series
[N] Two defiant galamseyers busted
[N] Fourteen Takoradi fire victims to be transferred to Interbeton
[N] Hajj: Fate of 452 pilgrims ‘left-behind’ in 2016 still hanging
[N] EOCO rescues seven girls
[N] Nana Addo jets off to Liberia today  
[N] Don't beg for corrupt officials - President cautions  
[N] Leaked sex tape involving two SHS students goes viral  
[N] Man shot in Wa

2017-05-24

[B] Employers’ Association proposes extension of maternity leave by 2 weeks
[B] Producer price inflation drops to 4.8%
[B] EU, GIZ to support skills development with €10.7m
[B] 6 concessionaires to start inspection of ECG assets - Ing. Owura
[N] Man grabbed over Kumasi murder
[N] End cycle of vindictive politics - Nyaho to Akufo-Addo
[N] Values of hard work and honesty fading - Chief Justice
[N] Finance Ministry gives clearance for allied health workers employment
[N] Learn from my mistakes; don’t buy tractors for farmers – Mahama to Akufo-Addo
[N] NDC foot soldiers benefit from LEAP
[N] Phone tracker leads to arrest of robber
[N] Re-arrest Delta Force 8 now - PPP
[N] CEO busted in $1.2m bribery scandal  
[N] Galamsey Queen goes ‘mad’
[N] Police issues crime alert
[N] Man kills sister-in-law
[N] BNI probes 3 Mahama appointees over $4m graft
[N] I was jailed 3 years because of Aisha Huang - Former aide
[N] MP begs Kumbuor over false ‘military galamsey’ claim
[N] Pregnant nurses protesting exam ban won't be victimized  
[N] Ghana Gas helicopters not missing – Kwabena Donkor

2017-05-23

[B] Tullow eyes new fields beyond Jubilee & TEN
[B] ECG concession: bidders reduced to 6; MIDA sets eyes on financially viable bidde
[B] Former MP demands details on the 150 investors for ‘1-district, 1-factory'
[B] We need power to turn economy around – Agyarko
[S] Akufo-Addo's changes to ECG 'sale' agreement quite impressive - PUWU
[N] Kumbuor approved military protection for Ukraine, Russia galamseyers – MP
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General News

[ 2017-05-18 ]

Some of the weapons retrieved from the suspected robbers

Police arrest 5 notorious armed robbers in Cape Coast
The police in the Central Region have arrested
five suspected armed robbers classified as
“notorious” in the Cape Coast South Constituency.

The men were caught following an operation
undertaken by a team of officers in the Region.

They include, Ekow Bentil, 18, Agbovie Mensah, 22,
Emmanuel Amoah 21, Ekow Ewusie, 21, and Mustapha
Mohammed, 53.

At a news conference in the Region Thursday,
Regional Commander, DCOP Reverend Ampah Benin said
the arrested robbers are part of a gang known to
be tormenting residents.

He noted some other suspects fled from their
hideouts in the course of the operation.

Some exhibits found at different locations during
the operation included 123 pieces of wrapped plant
material and quantity of seeds suspected to be
narcotic drugs. The others are 10 knives, 24
scissors, a hammer, crow bar, chisel, tape
recorder, television, quantity of material used to
administer narcotic drug, 6 lighters, 27 CD and
taxi a cab registered GT 5383-12 suspected to be
involved in goat stealing syndicate.

Also one of the suspects by name Ekow Bentil was
found in possession of a substance suspected to be
narcotic drug. DCOP Reverend Ampah Benin further
revealed the police burnt down all the wooden
structures that had been erected by the suspects
in the affected areas.

Meanwhile all the suspects will be detained until
investigations into their operations are
concluded.

Source - Myjoyonline.com



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