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Man gets 40 years for robbing Osu based forex bureau at gun point

An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced a 23-year-old second hand clothes dealer, Salu Abu, to 40 years imprisonment for attempting to rob at gun point a Forex bureau at Osu. Abu charged with possession of arms or ammunition without authority and attempted robbery, pleaded not guilty, however the court presided over by Mr Francis Obiri after a three-month trial, ...

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Nigeria: Man Stole $145M and pays fine to avoid serving prison term!

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — A man who formerly helped oversee Nigeria’s police pension program pleaded guilty Monday to stealing $145 million, but walked out of court a free man after agreeing to a plea bargain that saw him pay only a fraction of it back. The plea deal given to John Yakubu Yusufu and read out in court sparked immediate ...

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USA And Ghana to Co-Host W.African Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Workshop in Accra.

The U.S. Department of State and the Government of Ghana will be co-hosting a West African Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Workshop in Accra, January 29 – 31. Thomas Dukes, Senior Advisor to the Coordinator for Cyber Issues will lead the U.S. interagency delegation and provide opening remarks along with Ambassador Cretz and various representatives from the Government of Ghana. As the ...

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Chicago Mom Lost Her Four Kids To Gun Violence

A Chicago woman who once lamented the loss of her three children to gun violence to the Chicago Tribune lost her fourth and final son to a gunshot wound over the weekend, the newspaper reported Sunday. “I only have one child left,” the woman, Shirley Chambers, told the Tribune after the death of her third child in 2000, “and I’m ...

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Ghana Made 4×4 Truck, Enterpreneur Ventures Into Commercial Production…..

Apostle Dr. Kwadwo Safo has started Airplane Manufacture……Keep the dream on! Ghanaian industrialist Apostle Dr. Kwadwo Safo is moving beyond the manufacturing of vehicles for exhibition purposes to commercial automobile production in an ambitious effort to venture into an industry dominated by global conomic giants like the USA, Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, France and Korea. From a current production level ...

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Today In History and Best Facebook Post Of The Day.

January 28 Face Book Post Of The Day,,,,, ” I’m grateful for being here, for being able to think, for being able to see, for being able to taste, for appreciating love – for knowing that it exists in a world so rife with vulgarity, with brutality and violence, and yet love exists. I’m grateful to know that it exists.”…Maya ...

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Kotoka International Airport Flooded

The arrival hall of the Kotoka International Airport in Accra was like a mini swimming pool on Saturday as the whole place was flooded by the Saturday evening rain that hit some parts of the capital. Arriving passengers and their waiting relations could not believe their eyes when leakages during the evening downpour rendered the arrival hall of the country’s ...

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Ethiopian Women Given Birth Control Shots Illegally.

A government official has for the first time acknowledged the practice of injecting women of Ethiopian origin with the long-acting contraceptive Depo-Provera. Health Minister Director General Prof. Ron Gamzu has instructed the four health maintenance organizations to stop the practice as a matter of course. The ministry and other state agencies had previously denied knowledge or responsibility for the practice, ...

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