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December, 2017

  • 10 December

    Commonwealth Stabbing: Why Chief Tipsy Was Killed – Report

    It has emerged that Martin Tweneboah, popularly known as Chief Tipsy who was stabbed to death by George Osei Mensah incurred the wrath of the suspect after slapping him during a heated verbal altercation. Chief Tipsy is said to have challenged the ‘Vandal status’ of George, an encounter which sparked …

November, 2017

  • 28 November

    Taxi driver chops off fiancee’s hand for cheating on him

    A taxi driver believed to be in his thirties has allegedly chopped off his fiancée’s hand after he caught her in bed with another man. Narrating the incident to Nyankonton Mu Nsem on Rainbow Radio 87.5Fm, Abdul Razak said the suspect, Asiedu Wilfred caught the lady and the other guy …

  • 24 November

    Man, 22, to die by hanging for killing 2 African-Americans in Akwamufie

    Yaw Anokye Frimpong, the 22-year-old man who confessed to killing two African-American women in Akwamufie in the Eastern Region, has been sentenced to death by hanging by the Accra High Court. The court, presided over by Mrs Justice Merley Afua Wood, passed the death sentence last Wednesday after a seven-member …

October, 2017

  • 21 October

    Man commits suicide 3 days after posting suicide note on Facebook

    A young man believed to be in your late 30s whose name has been given as Kofi Shanti Boafo has committed suicide three days after saying goodbye to his Facebook friends. In the note, he referred to a facebook user Prasad Deevi who he tagged in his message and this is what …

  • 16 October

    A woman killed her niece, hid the body in deep freezer

    Awake News can confirm that a woman has been arrested yesterday by Police in Hohoe in the Volta Region for allegedly killing her niece who was on a vacation visit. According to reports, the woman, after killing the niece had deposited the body in a deep freezer in her home at …

  • 11 October

    Student Attacked on Bimbilla-Chamba Road

    The passengers who ply Bimbilla-Chamba-Salaga road in the night are now living in fear as some assailants have started attacking people during dark hours with the intention of robbing down of their belongs. The latest person to be attacked is  a student of Holy Spirit Senior High School in Chamba …

  • 9 October

    Who licensed the deadly weapons being used by foreigners – Wassa Amenfi Youth asks

    The Wassa Amenfi Youth Network for Development (WAYN-DEV) is questioning who grants license the deadly weapons being used by foreigners in the country. The raise this question when the network leadership was address press in Wassa Akropong following the killing of one Wassa Akropong citizen, Godwin Quaicoo by a Chinese national on …

September, 2017

  • 26 September

    Appiah Stadium arrested by Kumasi Police

    The popular NDC serial caller, Frank Kwaku Appiah popularly known as Appiah Stadium has been arrested by police in the Ashanti Region. According to sources, the NDC serial caller was arrested for allegedly tagging President Akufo-Addo a ‘drug addict’. He is currently at the Kumasi Central Police Station assisting with …

  • 23 September

    U/E: 2 commit suicide at Timonde

    Two people have committed suicide in separate communities in the Timonde electoral area in the Bawku West District of the Upper East Region. Mbabun Azoogo, 41, and Amade Samuel Ayaaba, 26, both from Timonde electoral are but in different communities, were were said to have mental illness. Mbabun Azoogo from …

August, 2017

  • 13 August

    ‘Operation Vanguard’ denies killing 4 miners at Kwaben

    The Anti Galamsey Taskforce “Operations Vanguard” have denied reports that they killed four miners miners at Kwaben near Anyinam in the Atiwa District of Eastern Region last night. According to Owusu, a resident of Kwaben who spoke to Awake News’ Efo Korsi Senyo earlier in an interview said, the four, who are …