Children separated from parents at US border sob, wail desperately

Children separated from parents at US border sob, wail desperately

Several Central American children separated from parents at the southern US border are heard desperately sobbing and wailing in a recording released Monday by transparency group ProPublica, some so hard they almost cannot breathe. At least 2,300 of these youngsters have been separated from their parents since April, when President Donald Trump’s administration launched its […]

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The tragedy of acquiring a job in Africa

The tragedy of acquiring a job in Africa

The tragedy of acquiring a job in Africa. People with good ideas are not employed while people without good ideas are employed. It has appeared that most people who acquired jobs genuinely are few in Africa but the rest always pass through the faithful trend as I call it. This time round, acquiring a job […]

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Ghanaian women fear pregnancies more than STDs – Experts

Ghanaian women fear pregnancies more than STDs – Experts

Mr. Kyeremeh Atuahene, the Director of Monitoring and Evaluation at the Ghana AIDS Commission, said Ghanaian women are more afraid of being pregnant, than they are of contracting HIV. According to the Ghana AIDS Commission’s Director of Monitoring and Evaluation, Ghana’s HIV infection rate is still pretty high despite the fact that there have been […]

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One confirmed dead from Lassa fever

One confirmed dead from Lassa fever

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed the detection of the dreaded Lassa fever in Ghana. The Director-General of the GHS, Dr Anthony Nsiah-Asare confirmed to Accra-based Peace FM that one person has been confirmed dead from the fever. He said the confirmation follows a test conducted by the Nougouchi Memorial Institute. Dr Nsiah-Asare, therefore, […]

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Two arrested in Accra with G3 riffle, 2 pistols, cash, others

Two arrested in Accra with G3 riffle, 2 pistols, cash, others

Two persons suspected to be criminals have been arrested in Accra, in a dawn operation by the police to rid the city of criminals in the wake of incessant armed robberies in Accra and parts of the country. Identities of the two suspects and where they were arrested from are being withheld by the Police […]

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Mother of three stabbed to death and robbed

Mother of three stabbed to death and robbed

A 44-year-old mother of three was on Wednesday attacked by a group of armed robbers at Anyinam, a suburb of Obuasi near the Sam Jonah Quarters, robbed and stabbed to death. The death of the lady at Anyinam comes on the heels of last Tuesday and Wednesday’s violent robberies at the North Industrial Area in […]

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Trader robbed, stabbed to death at Obuasi

Trader robbed, stabbed to death at Obuasi

A 44-year-old trader, Mawuena Paku, has been stabbed to death by an unknown assailant in the Obuasi Municipality of the Ashanti Region. According to the police,the assailant made away with her handbag containing an unspecified amount of money and a mobile phone. She was pronounced dead upon arrival at the AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) hospital. Ashanti […]

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Mobile phone thief jailed 10 years

Mobile phone thief jailed 10 years

A welder, Quarshie Bruno, who attacked a student and stole her phone at Dansoman has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment with hard labour. The presiding judge at the Accra Circuit Court, Aboagye Tando warned that the sentence should be a deterrent to others. According to prosecution, on the 10th Sept, 2017, whiles the complainant, […]

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Suspected leader of all-female fraud syndicate arrested

Suspected leader of all-female fraud syndicate arrested

The Ghana Police Service (GPS) has announced the arrest of the suspected leader of an all-female syndicate engaged in the merchandise business. According to a statement signed by the Assistant Superintendent of Police, Olivia Turkson, the fraudsters approach wholesalers, retailers and petty traders and engage them in a bargain for products including air conditioners, folding […]

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Side effects of abusing abortion, contraceptive pills peak among teenagers

Side effects of abusing abortion, contraceptive pills peak among teenagers

Health experts are reporting rising incidence of adverse and injurious drug reactions among teenage girls who abuse contraceptives in a bid to prevent pregnancy. Prolonged use of abortion and emergency contraceptive pills, among other factors, poses a health risk to persons seeking self-prescribed family planning methods. Advocates want the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) to […]

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