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June, 2017

  • 6 June

    Meet the alleged female killers of Major Mahama

    Six females were part of the thirty-four suspects who allegedly played various roles in the brutal killing of Major Maxwell Adam Mahama at Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central Region. The six females and twenty eight males were on Monday arraigned before an Accra Central Magistrate Court and were charged with the …

  • 6 June

    Five Persons Arrested For Robbing Small Scale Mining Site

    Five suspects who were arrested for robbing a small scale mining site at Moseaso in the Nkawie District has been paraded by the Police in the Ashanti Region. The suspects, according to the police attacked and robbed their victim’s whiles on their way to the site and bolted through Essouwin-Dotwi …

  • 4 June

    Man, 55 lynched for ‘stealing’ GH¢1, 50 pesewas

    A 55-year-old man has been lynched at a drinking spot for allegedly stealing GH¢1, 50 pesewas. The deceased, Kofi Amoako Sensen was beaten to death after the owner of the pub accused him of stealing her money. This unfortunate incident occurred at Fetteh Kakraba in the Gomoa East district of …

May, 2017

  • 29 May

    A 47 year old fraudste arrested in Ashanti Region

    A 47 year old fraudster has been arrested by police in the Ashanti  Region who has been swindling his victims on the pretext of securing them Visas, recruitment into the armed forces, government appointment and contracts in some state institutions. The suspect, George Koduah alias Nana Yaw according to the …

  • 5 May

    Busted Water Thief Granted Bail

    Felix Addo Donkor, a retrenched worker of Ghana Water Company, has been granted bail by the Akropong Circuit Court in the Eastern Region presided over by her lordship Mrs Theresah Akosua Asem to reappear on 22nd May 2017 with a surety of Ghc 2,000 for water thievery from GWCL. In …

  • 5 May

    Armed robbers attack passengers on Tamale-Yendi road

    Armed Robbers have attacked a Yuntong bus with registration number GN 2507-10 at Tugu near Tamale and collected an amount of GHC35,500.00 including mobile phones and other items belonging to the passengers. Mr Aminu Natogmah, the 35 year-old Driver of the bus, who briefed the GNA about the incident at …

April, 2017

  • 26 April

    Four MPs cited in alleged UK visa fraud

    Three sitting Members of Parliament and a former MP have been cited by the British authorities for allegedly perpetrating visa fraud using their diplomatic passports. The MPs are said to have used an unauthorised person (a goro boy) and their diplomatic passports to apply for visas for persons who travelled …

  • 25 April

    UE/R: Policewoman commits suicide

    A police officer, Constable Peace Agbemafo, has shot and killed  herself with an AK 47 assault rifle, behind closed doors, in the Garu-Tempane District of the Upper East region. Starr News gathered that the deceased law enforcer was reportedly lying on the floor at her residence, soaked in a pool …

  • 24 April

    Police nabbed one of the notorious criminals terrorising lives in Sankore.

    A notorious criminal who has been terrorizing people in and around Sankore, in the Asunafo South District in the Brong Ahafo Region known as I.K was this morning arrested in a police swoop at Sankore in connection to damages caused to a KIA truck owned by a business man Ali …

  • 18 April

    Cop kills 2 robbers for stealing GHC580,000

    Two men suspected to be armed robbers were reportedly shot dead by a police officer at Asankare in the Ashanti Region while they were trying to escape after allegedly stealing GHC580,000 at the office of a cocoa buying company during the Easter celebration. The suspects were purportedly shot dead from …