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2 Canadian Women Kidnapped In Kumasi

2 Canadian Women Kidnapped In Kumasi

Two Canadian women on an exchange programme in Kumasi have allegedly been kidnapped in the Ashanti Regional capital. Police in the region have been tight-lipped on the Monday night incident which occurred around Vienna City. Checks by 3news.com revealed the two women, one of whose name has been given as …

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Gunshots Disrupt Eid Prayers In Bole, 2 Houses Burnt

Gunshots Disrupt Eid Prayers In Bole, 2 Houses Burnt

Hundreds of Muslims in Bole in the Savannah Region were forced abandon their Eid-Ul-Fitr prayers Wednesday morning following the firing of gunshots at the event grounds as a result of a chieftaincy dispute in the area. Men, women and children were seen fleeing the prayer grounds on foot and motorbikes …

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Taxi Driver Shot, Stabbed By Carjackers

Taxi Driver Shot, Stabbed By Carjackers

Three carjackers have shot and inflicted knife wounds on a 38-year-old taxi driver near Ankaful in the Central Region. Kingsford Afedzie, a.k.a Joe, was shot in the hand by the carjackers in a desperate move to snatch his car key, but when that failed, they stabbed him in the abdomen …

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Call Off Joy FM, JoyNews Boycott – Omane Boamah Tells Gov’t

Call Off Joy FM, JoyNews Boycott – Omane Boamah Tells Gov't

The government has been urged to call off its boycott of Joy FM and JoyNews TV, following disagreements between it and the media outlets. Speaking on Asempa FM’s Ekosi Sen, Wednesday, a Former Communications Minister under the John Mahama-Administration, Dr Omane Boamah, who made the call, believes such a decision …

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Tinkaro Asare Osei Appointed Ghana ‘s Representative To The Commonwealth Students Association

Tinkaro Asare Osei Appointed Ghana 's Representative To The Commonwealth Students Association

Tinkaro Asare Osei , President of the National Union of Ghana Students’ has been appointed by the Commonwealth Students’ Association to be the representative of the Commonwealth Association in Ghana.   The Commonwealth Students Association (CSA) unifies and embodies the needs and aspirations of national student councils and other student …

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Cop Caught Receiving Bribe • ‘My Commander Gets His Share’

Cop Caught Receiving Bribe • ‘My Commander Gets His Share’

A rare scene of a police officer, G/Sgt. Owusu Ansah, receiving bribe money at a drinking spot has landed on the desk of his superiors.   The officer is seen on video allegedly negotiating for a payment and receiving same from some persons with links to a suspect in a …

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Two Staff At Office Of Special Prosecutor Investigated For Stealing Fuel

Two Staff At Office Of Special Prosecutor Investigated For Stealing Fuel

Two employees of the Office of the Special Prosecutor have been indicted for allegedly stealing fuel. Accountant, Peter Owusu Afriyie and Secretary to the Special Prosecutor’s office, Joseph Dasanah, drew almost ¢10,000 worth of fuel monthly even though they are not entitled to it, JoyNews has sighted a memo. A …

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Monday Rains Kill 2 At Adabraka

Monday Rains Kill 2 At Adabraka

Two persons are reported dead as some parts of Accra got flooded after an hour of heavy rains on Monday morning, Accra FM’s Nana Amoako Gyampa has reported. Areas like Okponglo Legon, Kwame Nkrumah Circle interchange, Avenor, Alajo and some parts of Kaneshie got flooded. The two bodies were found …

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Bawku West Gets 41 Boreholes Under ‘One Constituency, One Million Dollar’ Project

Bawku West Gets 41 Boreholes Under ‘One Constituency, One Million Dollar’ Project

A total of 41 mechanised boreholes are being constructed in the Bawku West District of the Upper East Region under the government’s ‘one constituency, one million dollar’ initiative to facilitate development. Member of Parliament for Zebilla, Frank Fuseini Adongo, at a sod cutting ceremony said government has released 500,000 cedis …

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Aggrieved Gold Coast Customers Petition EOCO

Aggrieved Gold Coast Customers Petition EOCO

Some aggrieved customers of Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM) have petitioned the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to investigate the directors of the investment firm. Assuring to offer their full cooperation during the probe, the customers claim their investments have been illegally transferred to Liberia and the US by …

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