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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 …

  • 13 August

    ‘Operation Vanguard’ allegedly kills 4 miners in cold blood

    Information reaching Awake News indicates that the joint military-police taskforce disbursed to  fight against illegal mining (Galamsey) in the country has allegedly killed four men suspected to be small scale miners in Kwaben near Anyinam in the Eastern Region last night. According to Owusu, a resident who spoke to Awake …

July, 2017

  • 17 July

    Tema Court Judge escapes court as armed robbers exchange gun with police

    Report reaching Awake News have it that there was exchange of gunfire between some group of armed robbers and police near Tema High Court pushing the judge to run for his life. The incidence occurred this afternoon. More coming soon

  • 16 July

    The murdered Akatsi woman accused of wickedness

    A facebook user, Custer Godwin (https://www.facebook.com/custer.godwin) has accused the murdered woman , Evelyn Abbah (Mamator) of inflicting pain on his aunt while she (Mamator) was alive. Custer Godwin in his facebook comment in reaction to the news said: Mamator is the very wicked woman I have seen in Akatsi,you die …

  • 15 July

    3 robbers lynched at Nadowli

    An angry mob reportedly lynched three suspected armed robbers recently at Nator Banori, a village near Nadowli in the Upper West Region. The victims, who are of Fulani extraction, are currently at the Upper West Regional Hospital in Wa. Briefing the media in Wa, Deputy Upper West Regional Police Commander, …

  • 15 July

    50-Year-Old Woman Beheaded At Seketia

    Fear has gripped residents of Seketia, a farming community in the Jaman North district of the Brong Ahafo Region, following the beheading of a fifty (50)-year-old woman by unknown assailants. The woman, who was identified by some residents as Maame Ama Kyereboah, had gone to her farm for foodstuffs on …

  • 15 July

    Fear grips Akatsi as business woman gets murdered in her shop

    Residents of Akatsi in the Volta Region of Ghana have been thrown into a state of shock and fear following an alleged gruesome murder of a business woman believed to be in her late sixties. Evelyn Abbah popularly known as Mamator was found dead in her shop located at Akatsi …

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 …