Minister exposes persons behind attacks on Nkoranza police station [Listen]

Bono East Regional Minister, Kwasi Adu Gjan Bono East Regional Minister, Kwasi Adu Djan has said the irate youth group who attacked a police station in Nkoranza and freed at least three suspects in custody are not indigenes of the town. According to him, they are just criminals parading themselves as friends of the deceased …

Keep calm – Minister tells Nkoranza youth

The Bono East Regional Minister, Kwasi Adu Gjan, has said thorough investigations will be conducted into the death of Albert Donkor to ensure such incident do not recur in the future. The Minister has therefore called on the youth and people of Nkoranza to remain calm. According to the Minister, what happened to the deceased …

Akufo-Addo consoles UAE over death of former Dubai president

President Nana Akufo-Addo has conveyed the condolence of government and Ghanaians to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on the death of its President. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed AL Nahyan, President of UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, who had rarely been seen in public since suffering a stroke in 2014, died last Friday. He was …

Catholic priest in Nkoranza threatens to invoke deities on police for ‘killing’ nephew

File Photo: Catholic Priest A Catholic priest in Nkoranza has threatened to invoke dreaded deities on police after his nephew died in their custody. Reverend Father Mathias Sarkodie said reports by the police that, his nephew, Albert Donkor was part of an armed robbery gang is false. “If not for the fact that I am …

Fetish priest spotted in viral video preparing charm for a pastor [Watch]

An encounter between a fetish priest and a ‘man of God’ has stirred controversies in social media. The fetish priest was preparing a charm ahead of a launch of the yet-to-be-identified pastor’s church. The native doctor said incantations to fortify the pastor with the power of miracles that will draw crowd to his church. Watch …

Samira Bawumia receives Global Humanitarian Award in Atlanta

Second Lady Samira Bawumia receives Global Humanitarian Award in Atlanta The Second Lady, Samira Bawumia has been honoured with several accolades in the United States of America (USA) for her stellar interventions in maternal and child health, education, and women empowerment. She was the recipient of the Ghanaian Women Association of Georgia (GWAG) Global Humanitarian …

Mother of 19-year-old boy shot in Nkoranza clash demands justice

The mother of 19-year-old Victor Owusu killed in Tuesday’s clash between police and youth of Nkoranza wants justice. Victor, a final year student of the Nkoranza Technical Institute, was shot in the head when the youth went on rampage protesting alleged killing of Albert Akwasi Donkor. An anguished mother of Victor, who last saw her …

Scrap Council of State – J A Kufuor Foundation CEO

The Chief Executive Officer of the John Agyekum Kufuor Foundation, Professor Baffour Agyeman-Duah has called for the scrapping of the Council of State. The professor is of the opinion that the Council has lost its relevance in the current circumstances of the country. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Adom News, the governance expert noted …

3 SHS students injured after school building collapsed on them during downpour

Three students of Akyem Wenchi Salvation Army Senior High School (SHS) in the Denkyembour district of Eastern region have been injured after a building collapsed on during a rainstorm. The students have been hospitalized after sustaining serious injuries. Headmaster of the school, Isaac Owusu Agyemang confirmed the incident to Adom news. He said the victims …

Nkoranza clash: Two arrested after attacks on police station

Two persons have been arrested in connection with the attacks on the Nkoranza Police Divisional and District Headquarters by some irate youth. This was disclosed by the Police on Wednesday. The aggrieved youth were protesting the alleged killing of a 28-year-old trader by the Police. Their attacks and demand for justice for the deceased, Albert …

ECG to undertake planned maintenance works in parts of Greater Accra

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has announced that it will undertake planned maintenance works to improve service delivery in some areas in the Greater Accra Region (GAR). The power company in a notice stated that the work is scheduled to start on Thursday, 19th May, 2022 from 9:00am to 4:00pm. According to ECG, areas …

Nkoranza clash: Suspect who broke jail re-arrested

The Police have re-arrested a murder suspect who escaped from lawful custody during the Nkoranza youth-Police brawl. The Police in giving an update on the security situation in Nkoranza and its environs stated that the arrest was made through a targeted intelligence-led operation. In a release signed by the Director-General of Public Affairs, DCOP Kwesi …