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Tafo clashes: Family demands justice for dead relative

The family of the man killed by a policeman during clashes at Old Tafo in the Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi, is demanding justice, insisting their relative was not a thief. A cousin told Joy News Thursday, Suleman’s tragic killing has left the family with three young boys to take care of and robbed the family of a hardworking man. According ...

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Unemployment cause of murder cases – Security expert

A security expert has attributed most of the murder cases reported in Ghana to the high rate of youth unemployment. Commenting on the killing of Hon Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu, MP for Abuakwa North, at his home in Accra, Dr. Kingsley Adjei explained that when people are unable to meet their economic needs, they resort to other illegal means to ...

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Gov’t to meet with Togolese authorities over refugees

Information available to Joy News indicate that the Government of Ghana is scheduled to meet with authorities in Togo to arrange the return of some Bunkpurugu natives seeking refuge in Togo. The residents have sought refuge in the neighbouring town as a result of a conflict in their hometown and are struggling to survive. With the support of the Togolese ...

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Supreme Court throws out suit against Woyome

The Supreme Court has thrown out a suit filed by one Abdulai Yusif Fanash Muhammed with which he prayed the highest court of the land to reverse its own ruling which ordered businessman Alfred Woyome to refund to the state GHS51.2 million paid him a few years ago as judgment debt, after an alleged contract he claimed he had with ...

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NMC condemns Ken Agyepong, Afia Schwarzenegger

NATIONAL MEDIA COMMISSION CONDEMNS THE — USE OF INDECENT LANGUAGE IN BROADCASTING The National Media Commission (NMC) has noted with dismay the recent exchanges between a radio presenter Valentina Afia Agyeiwaa (aka Afia Schwarzenegger) and the Member of Parliament for Assin North, Hon Kennedy Kwame Ohene Agyepong, on Okay FM and Oman FM, which has subsequently been rebroadcast on other ...

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Onsy withdraws suit against CPP

Former Presidential aspirant of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Onsy Nkrumah, has withdrawn the suit against the CPP that intended to stop the party from holding its presidential primaries. Mr. Nkrumah, prior to the CPP primaries filed a suit at the Human Rights Court to stop the congress after he was disqualified by the party. Onsy who claims to be ...

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Ken Agyapong begs for Afia Schwarzenegger

Afia Schwarzenegger

Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong has appealed to fellow business magnate and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Despite Group, Dr. Osei Kwame Despite not to sack radio/television personality, Valentina Agyeiwaah also known Afia Schwarzenegger from his company

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Volta chief declares victory for Akufo-Addo

Togbe Kwaku Apasu, the chief of Nyive in the Norvisi Traditional Area of the Volta Region, has declared his support for the flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, saying the latter would win the presidential slot in the November polls

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Bribery scandal hits CJ’s office

A private legal practitioner, I.B. Akwantey has petitioned President John Dramani Mahama to remove from office Justice Dennis Dominic Adjei of the Court of Appeal for allegedly collecting money from judges of the lower bench for promotions and the opportunity to study abroad

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Fear grips NDC over defeat

It appears putative claims of unprecedented infrastructure development by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) government have not taken away apprehension of imminent defeat among members of the governing party

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MP’s son shoots NPP women’s organiser son

Nana Kwame, son of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tain in the Brong-Ahafo Region, Gyan Tutu Agyemang, last Sunday evening reportedly shot one eye of the son of the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP’s) Women’s Organizer’s son, Eric Obour, 24 years old, at Badu

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