Crime

Excavator operator jailed eight years for attempting robbery

A 22-year old excavator operator who attempted to rob his former employer has been jailed eight years with hard labour by a Tarkwa Circuit Court. The convict, Isaac Akpor, was sentenced on his own plea of being guilty to the offence. Presenting the facts of the case, Detective Chief Inspector Oscar Amponsah, told the Court, presided over by Mr. Justice ...

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I stabbed JB Danquah three times – Alleged killer

The 19-year-old school dropout accused of stabbing to death Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North Constituency of the Eastern Region, has said he stabbed the lawmaker three times. Daniel Asiedu, the prime suspected, claimed that he entered the home armed with a knife, a catapult and a cutter. He said his ...

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Paul Afoko’s case adjourned to March 24

An Accra High Court has adjourned to March 24 the case in which suspended National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Paul Afoko is challenging his suspension. This is to allow all parties in the case to file their documents and witness statements. Among the five issues raised by Mr Afoko, the court is to determine the status of ...

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