Crime

SHS Student jailed 15 years for robbing a Teacher – A/R

A Circuit Court at Old Tafo in the Ashanti Region has sentenced an 18-year-old student of Adanwomase Senior High School to 15 years imprisonment with hard labour after being found guilty of robbing a teacher. His Honour Festus Nukunu presided over the case and imposed the sentence on Gabriel Osei Kwame for his role in […]

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Crime

Former Headmaster Arrested for Alleged Embezzlement of over GH¢72,759 – O/R

Patrick Wisdom Krampah, the former headmaster of Ahamansu L. A. Erishad Primary School situated in the Oti Region, was apprehended last Monday by the Jasikan Police and detained over allegations of embezzling GH¢72,759.32 in unmerited salaries. Dr. James Klutse Avedzi, the chairperson of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), directed the Kadjebi District Directorate of the […]

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Crime General News Local

Ghana Coup [VIDEO] – 3 soldiers including 6 Persons Sentenced to Death by Hanging for High Treason – GA/R

Six persons including three soldiers have been sentenced to death by hanging for high treason. The Accra High Court on Wednesday afternoon found them guilty for plotting to overthrow the government. They are Donya Kafui, aka Ezor (a blacksmith) and Bright Alan Debrah Ofosu (a fleet manager). They were found guilty of conspiracy to commit […]

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Business / Agribusiness Crime

Just In: Capital Bank Founder Ato Essien Sentenced to 15-Year Jail Term for Embezzlement

The Accra High Court has issued a 15-year jail sentence to William Ato Essien, the Founder of the defunct Capital Bank, for misappropriating over GHC90 million of the bank’s funds. Mr. Essien had been found guilty of embezzling the mentioned sum from Capital Bank in a conviction dating back to December of the previous year. […]

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Crime

House Help, Sentenced to 20 Years for Theft, Following Prior Murder Charge

In a recent court ruling, 22-year-old John Allister, employed as a house help, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison by the Kumasi Circuit Court. Allister faced two counts of theft, with the sentences set to run concurrently. Allister had previously gained notoriety for a heinous crime: just six days after being employed as […]

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Crime Education

Video – 6 Students Remanded After Beating Friend Over Relationship with One’s Boyfriend – Bolga

Six students have been placed in police custody by the Bolgatanga District Court following allegations of assaulting a friend. The accused individuals, whose identities are being withheld, are aged 17, 18, 18, 18, 19, and 20. They face charges on two counts, including conspiracy to commit assault and actual assault, in violation of section 84 […]

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Crime Education

5 Gomoa Potsin T.I. Ahmadiyya SHS Students Arrested for Violent Dormitory Attack, Injuring 12 Form 2 Students

Five students from Gomoa Potsin T.I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School have been apprehended by the police on suspicion of their involvement in a violent assault that resulted in injuries to approximately 12 Form 2 students. The arrested students are believed to have executed a nocturnal assault on the Form 2 students within their dormitory. This […]

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Crime Education

2023 BECE – Four individuals arrested for examination malpractice

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has revealed that four individuals have been apprehended on allegations of engaging in examination malpractice during the commencement of the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) on Monday. As a result of implementing stricter measures this year to counter exam malpractice, these arrests underscore the organization’s dedication to upholding the […]

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Crime

SAD: KNUST Student Fatally Stabbed by Friend Over Missing T-Shirt

In Kronum-Kwapra, in the Suame Municipality of the Ashanti Region, a tragic incident occurred resulting in the death of a 24-year-old student. The victim, Lambert Frimpong, a second-year student at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, was fatally stabbed by his friend during a heated dispute over a missing T-shirt. Lambert was falsely […]

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Crime Education

Adisadel College – Student Granted Bail by Court

The student who was at the center of an alleged assault case at Adisadel College, which garnered widespread attention after a video was circulated on social media, has been granted bail by the Cape Coast District Court 2. Presiding over the case was Judge Eric Oheneba Antwi Boasiako, who adjourned the proceedings to August 2, […]

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