Final rehearsal for the 62nd independence parade has ended in the Northern regional capital, Tamale. However, concerns have been raised and Rainbow Radio can confirm that, the agitation was as a result of the  wooden podium which the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo will mount to deliver his independence day speech. Residents in …

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Security analyst, Kwesi Anning has told the Emile Short Commission that suggestions that legislation alone by the President will stop the phenomenon would not work. Appearing before the Commission on Monday March 4, 2019, the Director of Research at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre said, because the issue of vigilantism benefits people financially, …

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A former Director General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, Commissioner of Police Mr Frank Adu-Poku (retd), has been appointed the new Executive Director of the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO). The retired police officer is taking over from from Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Mr K.K. Amoah, who …

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The Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) has busted a drug trafficking syndicate operating at East Legon and Abokobi near Accra, arresting four of its kingpins. The suspects are Emmanuel Mensah, alias Kwabena Macho, 54, the Managing Director of Ekam Realty Limited in Accra; Ricky Kwesi Frempong, 54, a spare parts dealer at Abossey Okai; Kwame Twum …

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A member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Ernest Yaw Kumi, has taken members of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) who have defended Chairman Ofosu Ampofo over comments attributed to him in a leaked tape. The NPP communicator said it is laughable for any sane individual to say the tape was doctored. He …

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General Secretary of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), John Boadu,  has told the Emile Short Commission of Inquiry probing the Ayawaso West Wuogon shooting incident that, the elephant family does not own or finance activities of vigilante groups but benefit from their activities. Appearing before the Commission today [Monday March 4, 2019], the chief …

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The Director, Faculty of Academic Affairs and Research, Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, Dr. Kwesi Anning, says we would need to bring back sanity into our security system in order to stamp out activities of unrecognised security forces including vigilante groups. Taking his turn before the Commission of Inquiry probing the shooting incident at …

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Dear Anas, My friend, senior and brother, there is something you are getting really wrong and I wish to draw your urgent attention to it, today, Sunday, March 3, 2019 just before I retire to bed. It seems to me, you have taken and interpreted the “zero tolerance for corruption” mantra in its literal form …

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The Alliance for Social Equity & Public Accountability (ASEPA) has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to dissolve the inter-ministerial committee on mining following the expose on galamsey. A statement issued and signed by Mensah Thompson said: ‘’These audiovisual evidences provided by Anas by far confirm the allegations of some small scale miners who …

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 The National Chairman of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, has honoured the invitation he was given by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) over the alleged leaked tape which the police say has security implications. Some big shots in the party accompanied the NDC officer to the CID headquarters today [Monday]. …

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