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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
[N] 9 cars burnt, shops destroyed in a fire outbreak at Suame Magazine
[N] I insist Baba Jamal is involved in galamsey - Wontumi
[N] Man found dead in an abandoned dam
[N] 495 allied health professionals get financial clearance
[N] Spio Garbrah should be commended for GSA scandal investigations - Sorogho
[N] Alex Segbefia urges prosecution of culprits in Central Medical Stores fire
[N] Crentsil and family squandered GSA funds – PRO
[N] Ghana needs measures to stop illegal migration - Dr Ocansey
[N] Three (3) Ghana Gas helicopters missing
[N] Military protecting illegal mining sites – Amewu
[N] Amewu arrest 4 for engaging in galamsey at Amadaa
[N] Pastor, fetish priest clash over juju money

2017-05-22

[S] I lose nothing over Ghana banishment – KP Boateng
[S] Tony Baffoe urges government to create fund for Black Starlets
[B] Dumsor hit Vodafone Ghana badly - CEO
[B] Government to invest 30% only in 'One-District One-Factory' - Alan Kyeremanten
[B] Dollar has taken a commanding lead again
[B] Atuabo project was bloated by over $40m – Dr. Manteaw
[B] ECG using outdated methods to recover debts - NDC MP
[B] BoG reduces policy rate to 22.5%
[N] I’m not naive about corruption – Akufo-Addo
[N] Police begin manhunt for Tatale robbers
[N] Teenage pregnancy declines in Ashanti
[N] $13.9 million Veep's residence abandoned?
[N] UCC sued over suspension of 22 students
[N] Two fake soldiers arrested
[N] Otumfuo supports ban on Galamsey
[N] Government worried about Alavanyo-Nkonya killings – VR Minister  
[N] Politicians mourn with Woyome
[N] NDC chair, 4 robbers and 2 others killed in robbery gun battle
[N] 15 'corrupt' customs officers fired
[N] 3 robbers killed in shootout with police
[N] Girl, 16, dies after committing abortion
[N] Prof. Badu Akosa can't be our Chief – Kwahu Queen Mother
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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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