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Nigerian pleads guilty to human trafficking

A 29-year-old Nigerian hairdresser who was being held for trafficking two girls to Ghana to engage in prostitution has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Charged with human trafficking, Ella Peters pleaded guilty. The court presided over by Mrs Rita Abrokwa-Doko convicted Ella on her on plea but deferred her …

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Ghana Business News journalist is one of first-ever RBM Media Fellows

One of the journalists, who regularly contributes to Ghana Business News, Eunice Menka has been selected as one of the 11 selected to hold the position of RBM Media Fellows for 2019, in recognition of their work in malaria control. The 11 were selected from a list of 140 applicants. …

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Nursing and Midwifery Council releases Licensing Examination results  

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) of Ghana on Tuesday, announced that the results as approved by its 14th Governing Board of Candidates who sat for the January 2019 Post Basic Nursing Online Licensing Examination, has been released. Candidates are therefore requested to visit the Regional Offices of the Council …

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Takoradi kidnapped girls found – Police

The Police Administration on Tuesday announced that the three ladies who were kidnapped in Takoradi in the Western Region have been found. Currently, the administration are working with other stakeholders to bring the victims who had been missing for well over five months back to their families safely. Deputy Commissioner …

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Court of Appeal grants abridgement of time to hear appeal

The Court of Appeal has granted an application for abridgment of time filed by the State against an interlocutory appeal file by lawyer for Seidu Agongo, the second accused to tender documents through a prosecution witness. The court abridged the time after listening to both parties of the hearing date …

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Current atmospheric heat is caused by positioning of the sun – Meteo

The increased atmospheric heat currently experienced in the country is because the sun has just crossed the equator into the northern hemisphere. This means the sun has gotten very close to us, resulting in the extreme heat that is currently being experienced. Mr. Michael Padi, Senior Meteorologist at the Ghana …

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KATH becomes first teaching hospital to be licensed by HeFRA

The Health Facilities Regulatory Authority (HeFRA) on Tuesday presented an official license to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi, after meeting the licensing requirements of the regulatory body. This makes KATH the first teaching hospital in Ghana to be accredited and permitted by HeFRA, to use its physical …

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Court to obtain legal representation for alleged MP killer

Daniel Asiedu, one of the suspects being held over the death of J.B Dankwa Adu, former Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North has told an Accra High Court that he did not kill the legislator alone. According to Asiedu aka Sexy Dondon, the act was conducted by him and a …

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Policeman allegedly shoots to death 30-year-old man

A policeman stationed at the Kasoa Police Station have allegedly shot and killed a 30-year-old man, Richmond Hihatro alias lndomin during a misunderstanding that ensued between the two at Kasoa-Akweley in the Awutu Senya East Municipality of the Central Region. The wife of the deceased, Maame Esi, corroborated the news …

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Student in court for stabbing friend to death

A student, who allegedly stabbed his friend to death with a pair of scissors following a misunderstanding over a lady, has appeared before an Aflao District Court. Evans Sidigbey, aged 25, had been arraigned on a charge of abetment and murder. His plea was not taken and was remanded in …

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