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Akufo-Addo orders public inquiry into Ejura killings
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Akufo-Addo orders public inquiry into Ejura killings

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister for Interior, Ambrose Dery to conduct a public inquiry into the circumstances that led to the unfortunate occurrences at Ejura in the Ashanti Region. He gave the directive in a statement signed by the Director of Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. Ambrose Dery has ten days to submit the report. “The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has instructed the Minister for the Interior, Hon. Ambrose Dery, MP, to conduct, forthwith, a Public Inquiry into the circumstances that led to the unfortunate occurrences of Tuesday, 29th June 2021.” “The Interior Minister is to provide a detailed report from the Inquiry, with recommendations for appropriate actio...
Suspected killers of Mfantseman MP jailed 20 years for robbery
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Suspected killers of Mfantseman MP jailed 20 years for robbery

Four persons suspected to be involved in the murder of the former Member of Parliament for the Mfantseman constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford have been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment each. The four were convicted and jailed for a separate robbery incident they were involved in weeks after the murder of the former legislator. According to the police, the convicts will be made to face the courts again for the charge of murder of the deceased MP. The Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, COP Ken Yeboah said while the police were investigating the October 2020 killing of the former MP, they received information about a robbery incident on the Jakobo-Obuasi highway on 11th May 2021. Four of the robbers were arrested by ...
#FixTheCountry: Stop war with politicians; they are powerful – Shatta Wale advises
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#FixTheCountry: Stop war with politicians; they are powerful – Shatta Wale advises

Ghanaian dancehall musician, Shatta Wale has advised the conveners of the #FixTheCountry to direct their grievances in a better way. The artist took to his social media pagesin the early hours of Wednesday, June 30, to address some issues relating to the attack and murder of member of the #FixTheCountry movement. The post states that ‘let’s say eg: #Fixcapecoast – that way our leaders will have sopme idea on how they have to go about it but #Fixthecountry chinchinaaa dierr aden one president even can’t do it my guy The past few months saw active citizens on social media demanding accountability from the government with the hashtag#Fixthecountry. Conveners have tried to stage a demonstration, the police and the court remained a hurdle in their way. The award-winning arti...
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