Three alleged fraudsters who duped 50 people in the erstwhile Brong Ahafo region a total amount of ¢950,000 under the pretext of recruiting them to work in an Australian mining company have been remanded.
A Madina District Magistrate Court presided over by His Worship Richard Delali Anku, has given judgment in a case in which a 39-year-old Cartographer, Justice Kobina Arthur, faced trial for forging documents for Aberic Mining Company, contrary to section 158 of the Criminal Offences Act 1960.
Chief Executive Officer of troubled Menzgold Ghana Limited, Nana Appiah Mensah, aka NAM1 is expected to arrive in Accra by 11am today, July 11 via Emirates Airlines after months of wrongful incarceration in Dubai, United Arab Emirates where he had gone in pursuit of his company’s funds in December 2018.
A 16-year-old girl, who could not endure the pain of seeing her boyfriend in an amorous relationship with another teenager, has allegedly stabbed him to death at Kade in the Eastern Region.
One of the suspected kidnappers who held two Canadian girls captive in Kumasi has confessed to being part of the kidnapping gang.
The GBA in collaboration with the Judiciary on Sunday, held a 37th-anniversary remembrance service at the Kaneshie Presbyterian Church in Accra for the three murdered justices of the High Court of Justice.
Some persons affiliated to online news portal, Modernghana.com, have been arrested for allegedly plotting to launch cyber attacks on the systems of other media houses.
Kwabena Asante is said to have fraudulently withdrawn a total of GH¢62,000.00 from the accounts of two petty traders, who are customers of the Kejetia branch of the Bank.
A swift intervention by police and fire personnel prevented irate residents of Ejisu-Jamasi in Ashanti Region, from completely burning a residential building.
The Manhyia Divisional police in Kumasi has arrested a suspected child thief for attempting to steal a seven-year-old girl at Sabon Zongo in Kumasi
Residents of Ejisu-Jamasi woke up Friday morning to the shocking news of the death of a 16-year old student of Juaben Senior High School, suspected to have been murdered
A Security Analyst believes that the Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana was right to caution the Ghanaian media on negative reportage that brand Nigerians as criminals.
A man who stabbed his wife multiple times in the head for refusing to allow him to use her money to pay a prostitute has been arrested by police in Nima.
A 26-year-old unemployed man, Kofi Stephen, is set to spend the next eight years in prison for stealing mobile phones and other items from four residents at Atonsu in the Sekyere Central District.
A 14-year-old primary three pupil of the St Anne's Primary School at Damongo in the Savannah Region has been released on bail after he threatened a teacher of the school with a pistol.
An unemployed man, 21, who attacked and robbed a mobile money merchant on the Atwea mountains in the Sekyere Central District has been handed a 15-year jail term by the Nsuta circuit court.
A 28-year-old Malian, Awal Mohammed, has been lynched for shooting a mobile money vendor at Tema, Community 4.
Bawku Central MP, Mahama Ayariga, says the Special Prosecutor cannot prosecute him because he is above statutory retirement age of 60.
A team of Canadian security experts have arrived in the Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi, to help find two kidnapped nationals.
A 28-old-year young man posing as a soldier has been arrested by the Military Detachment in Tumu, in the Sissala East Municipality.
An Accra Circuit Court has granted bail in the sum of GH¢20,000.00 to a drinking bar operator for allegedly assaulting his wife and causing harm to her eyes over sex.
Two married men who sexually assaulted a 14-year-old pupil in Cape Coast in the Central Region and got her pregnant, have been jailed 20 years.
A man who "carelessly" knocked and killed a 35-year-old woman with a car at Weija in Accra has been fined GHc1,200 by the Weija Circuit Court.
The Births and Deaths Registry has suspended three of its staff following a Joy News documentary that found some officials charge unapproved fees from applicants.
Four illegal miners who invaded the Desiri Forest Reserve to carry out illegal mining operations have been fined ¢12,000 fine by the Tepa Circuit Court.
An Accra Circuit Court has granted a self-styled journalist bail for allegedly defrauding six persons under the pretext of securing them admissions to a school called On Point Media College.
A 22-year-old ex-convict has been remanded for allegedly murdering and secretly burying his 72-year-old grandmother, Patience Hushie.
Two suspected armed robbers were yesterday killed in a shoot-out with the police at Bosom Abena, near Kasoa, in the Central Region.
Municipal Chief executive (MCE) for Abuakwa South in the Eastern Region, Kojo Ofori-Safo, has advised the youth of Asiakwa to abstain from using illicit drugs.
The Tepa Circuit Court in the Ashanti Region has remanded into prison custody four illegal miners who invaded the Desiri Forest Reserve.
It has emerged that the teacher of Salvation Army Basic School in Asiakwa in the Eastern region, was killed because of a row over snails.
Residents of Pankrono Estate in Kumasi say they are under what they describe as self-imposed curfew due to persisted robbery attack
Government is in the process of establishing a special security agency devoted solely to gathering intelligence on the activities of crime groups, syndicates and potential trouble makers, President Akufo-Addo has said.
A psychologist has said ‘Frustration Aggression Theory’, a discipline in psychology; best explains increasing attacks on the police by citizens.
The Circuit Court in Wa in the Upper West Region, has sentenced two persons to 20 years in prison in hard labour, for robbery and causing harm.
The Upper West Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has impounded two truckloads of subsidised fertiliser.
Police in Accra say they have picked up a suspect in relation to the attack on a student of the University of Ghana, Legon on Saturday.
A 39-year-old pastor, Kwabena Asare-Sakyi, has been sentenced to a fined of ¢840 by an Accra Circuit Court for biting the forefinger of his girlfriend who is alleged to be pregnant.
Police in the Ashanti Region say efforts at apprehending wanted persons in the fatal shooting incident at NDC Regional office in Kumasi in February, is being impeded.
The Eastern Regional Police has mounted a search for the arrest a 40-year-old man for assaulting and killing his elder brother with a club.
A 22-year-old auto-mechanic has been slapped with a 25-year jail term by the Ashaiman circuit court for robbery.
A former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), Daniel Duku, has been charged together with five others for causing financial loss of GH¢42.8 million to the state.
The Ghana Police Service has mounted a search for two suspected criminals, Ebenezer Boison and Frank Kofi Somuah.
The Weija Police is investigating the death of a two-year-old boy at Kalabule, a suburb of Weija in the Ga-South municipality.
A 40-year-old auto mechanic has been sentenced to 25 years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling and impregnating his biological daughter by a Tarkwa circuit court.
Police in Accra have begun a manhunt for a man and his son who are said to have attacked and wounded two policemen in the suburb of Teiman.
At least one convict and a number of suspected criminals escaped from police cells at the Prampram Police Station Monday night.
A 33-year old unemployed Nigerian, Obinna Mba, who defiled a 12-year-old girl at Nungua, has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court.
The CID at the Northern Regional Police Command has taken over the investigations into an alleged rape case involving a policeman on peacekeeping operation at Bunkpurugu and a student.
Police and environmental health workers have unearthed the decomposed remains of a 25-year-old Fulani man at Ayiwata Domekope in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region.
An Accra High Court on Monday ordered the Accra Psychiatric Hospital to conduct psychiatric examination on Daniel Asiedu, one of the suspects being held for the murder of J. B. Danquah Adu.
A 25-year-old trader has reportedly confessed to throwing her five-year-old son into an abandoned well at Ogone, a suburb of Somanya in the Eastern Region.