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GBC instructed not to prosecute over TV license

The governing board of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) has ordered management “not to pursue any activity, or set of processes, leading to the prosecution of any individual for non-payment of the Television License Fee”. This comes on the back of public outcry over the collection of the television licenses …

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One more arrested in teenager’s gang-rape case

A fifth suspect has been arrested in a 7-member gang-rape scandal that rocked Bantama in the Ashanti region in December last year.   Seven male teenagers were caught on a widely circulated video sexually assaulting a girl. The five suspects arrested by the police are currently facing trial at a …

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3 soldiers shot by Fulani herdsmen transferred to KATH

Three soldiers of Operation Cowleg who sustained life-threatening gunshot wounds have been transferred to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. They came under attack from persons suspected to be Fulani Herdsmen while on operational duties at Agogo in the Ashanti region on Monday. The nomadic herdsmen are said …

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PNC to cause arrest of Atik Mohammed

The People’s National Convention (PNC) is cautioning the general public and its stakeholders that all matters and issues that need the attention of leadership should be addressed to Dr Edward Nasigre Mahama, its 2016 candidate, and Jacob Amoako, the Acting General Secretary. The party says the two are the recognized …

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Mahama taunts Akufo-Addo to pay contractors

Former President John Mahama has accused his successor, Nana Akufo-Addo of running his mouth whilst in opposition, but says the latter is unable to match his words with deeds now that he is in government. For instance, he said, President Akufo-Addo had chastised the Mahama-led administration of failing to pay …

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