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How Canadian state TV, CBC, reported the rescue of kidnapped ladies America

How Canadian state TV, CBC, reported the rescue of kidnapped ladies America Canadian State Broadcaster, CBC, has reported the release of the two Canadian girls who were kidnapped in Kumasi last Tuesday. Lauren Patricia Catherine Tilley, 19, and Bailey Jordan Chitty, 20, were abducted on June 4, 2019, in Kumasi while returning to their hostel from a youth development programme… Read More
African Crime Featured 

Nigerian army accuses humanitarian organizations of aiding Boko Haram

The Nigerian army has accused humanitarian organizations in the troubled northeast region of aiding terror group Boko Haram and warned against the act. In a statement, army spokesman Sagir Musa declined to give the names of suspected humanitarian organizations giving aids, such as food items, to the terrorists. He, however, confirmed that a top Boko Haram militant had been arrested… Read More
Crime Ghana 

Robber butchers UG student

A final-year student of the University of Ghana named Daniel Osei has been attacked by armed men along the road leading to Evandy hostel from Pentagon on the school’s campus.The victim, who was butchered and sustained several cutlass wounds on his head, has been admitted to the 37 Military Hospital.His assailants fled after the incident.President of the Students Representative Council… Read More
Police in Manchester say a child’s mother subjected him to a particularly painful and embarrassing method of corporal punishment. Crime 

Ghanaian woman arrested in Manchester for inserting ginger in son’s backside

Police in Manchester say a child’s mother subjected him to a particularly painful and embarrassing method of corporal punishment. Aba Hagan, 40, was arrested Thursday and charged with cruelty to persons, third-degree assault, impairing the morals of/or endangering a child and disorderly conduct. Officers were sent to a Rachel Road apartment at about 8 p.m. on a reported domestic dispute.… Read More
The Accra Regional Police Command has begun investigations into a robbery syndicate involving two security officers. Crime 

Accra Police Command probe robbery incident involving police, soldier

The Accra Regional Police Command has begun investigations into a robbery syndicate involving two security officers. The command on Thursday arrested a Policeman and a military officer together with their civilian accomplice at Weija in connection with a robbery incident. According to the police, the three at the time of their arrest were on remand for similar offences. Speaking to Citi… Read More
Police in the Eastern Region have arrested a man who was forcefully transporting a 14-year-old teenager to Nigeria for marriage.The suspect, Iddrisu Abubakar together with the victim were on a motorcycle heading towards the pontoon landing site at Agordeke to cross the Volta Lake to Kpando when the Police apprehended them.The police arrested them following the continuous sobbing and crying of the suspect.The Eastern Regional Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ebenezer Tetteh told Citi News that mother of the teenage girl corroborated her story after interrogation.“Donkorkrom Police have arrested a Fulani man, one Abubakari Iddrisu with a teenage girl aged about 14. She was being taken against her will to the Agbodeke pontoon to be sent to Kpando. The Police saw the lady crying. When the Police questioned the suspect, he alleged he was sending the victim who is his daughter to the grandmother in Nigeria.”“The Police were not satisfied so we probed further…When the girl was questioned she told us that the father was taking her to Nigeria to marry someone who was far her age. We are cautioning the public to desist from this. It is against the laws of Ghana. We want to also caution people to be on the lookout.”This incident comes in the wake of recent kidnappings in the country.The families of three girls who went missing in Takoradi months ago are demanding urgency from the CID in their search for the girls but officials have asked the families to remain steadfast as they continue investigations.The girls, Ruth Quayson, Priscilla Blessing Bentum and Priscilla Koranchie are believed to have been kidnapped between August 2018 and January 2019.The main suspect in the kidnapping, Sam Udoetuk Wills who was re-arrested after he escaped from cell has been jailed eighteen months.Over the period, residents in the metropolis have voiced concerns over the pace of the investigations.Some groups have held protests and also petitioned the President and the Sekondi Regional Coordinating Council over the case. Crime 

Man trying to force 14-yr-old into marriage arrested

Police in the Eastern Region have arrested a man who was forcefully transporting a 14-year-old teenager to Nigeria for marriage. The suspect, Iddrisu Abubakar together with the victim were on a motorcycle heading towards the pontoon landing site at Agordeke to cross the Volta Lake to Kpando when the Police apprehended them. The police arrested them following the continuous sobbing… Read More