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Dr Adutwum praises WAEC for efforts towards curtailing exam malpractice

68  The Education Minister, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, has eulogized the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) for making giant strides towards curtailing examination malpractices in the country. He pledged the Education Ministry’s preparedness to continue collaborating with WAEC and other stakeholders towards winning the fight against exam malpractice in the country. Dr Adutwum announced this […]

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Marijuana, cocaine, heroin making Africa hard drugs transit hub — UNODC

93  Cannabis, popularly known as marijuana or weed, remains the most sourced, trafficked and used drug in Africa, the 2024 World Drug Report has revealed. The craze for cannabis and other illicit drugs such as cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and pharmaceutical opioids is gradually making the continent a transit hub for drug trafficking. These drugs, the […]

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Ashanti Region Queen Mother Escapes Attempted Murder

119  queen mother escapes murder The Queen mother of Adjamesu who doubles as Adontehemaa of Essumeja Traditional Council in the Ashanti Region, Nana Kwakyewaa Obimpeh narrowly escaped an attempted murder. According to Sanfi Police who confirmed the attempted assassination of the traditional ruler, some unknown persons fired indiscriminately into her residence on the dawn of […]

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Students Stone Policemen In Kumasi

265  POLICEMEN THAT provided security during a 3-day 2024 Senior High School (SHS) Girls Soccer Final at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi, reportedly suffered the ordeal of being stoned by students. According to a police report, there was a fierce fight between students of the Armed Forces SHS and Islamic SHS during the […]

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British-Ghanaian Citizen Suhununu Mahama Arizini Runs Away with UK Investors’ Money

103  According to an ongoing investigation, a British-Ghanaian Citizen, Mr. Suhununu Mahama Arizini(also known as Zini) has allegedly defrauded Bellingham Telecommunications Limited(UK) in Ghana to the sum of over thousands of British Pounds. The Headquarters of the Criminal Investigation Department(CID) has been petitioned to investigate the alleged fraudulent case involving Suhununu Mahama Arizini. In October […]

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Don’t joke with your constitutional mandate-Security agencies told

204  Col. Anorph Barnabas Akanbong, Director at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, has reminded the various security services in the Country of their constitutional mandate to always maintain peace, law and order during election seasons. According to him, Ghana is regarded as a beckon of democracy and as security services, can not afford […]