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BNI grills suspected Irish terrorist

Two persons are in the custody of the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) on suspicion of terrorism at the Tema Port. The 25-year old Irish national, David Kammermeier and his Ghanaian counterpart, who were picked up by the security operatives at the port are assisting the BNI in investigation. The …

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KNUST demonstration gets out of hand, school property under attack

Students of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have vandalized school property as part of Monday morning’s demonstration. The students are protesting against what they call oppression from school authorities. On Friday, a planned students’ customary procession – which has lost favour with university authorities – was …

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KNUST Clash: No student lost his memory as claims suggest – PRO

The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kwame Yeboah, has dismissed claims that one of the students who was arrested and brutalised by the university’s security officers, has lost his memory. Speaking on Accra-based Starr FM’s morning star show, the PRO said all …

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Drivers angry over latest hike in fuel prices

Some drivers and citizens have expressed outrage over the latest increase in fuel prices. Starr News’ checks at some fuel stations Monday morning showed that a litre of petrol is being sold at GH¢5.21, indicating a hike from GH¢5.07. The increase was in line with predictions by the Institute of …

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2 Chinese killed at Wassa Akropong

Information reaching DAILY GUIDE has it that two Chinese nationals staying at Wassa Akropong in the Western Region have been shot dead by another Chinese. The unfortunate incident was said to have occurred on Saturday, at about 8:30pm. The bodies of the deceased, whose identities are yet to be known, …

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35 cars destroyed at KNUST demo, other properties damaged

About 35 cars have been destroyed by angry students of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology today. Students clashed with administration and security personnel over what they describe as unfair treatment in recent time. Dozens of students defied the Dean of Students, Mr Gariba’s order to boycott the …

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Mahama ‘boys’ dodge Bagbin

Some executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) failed to turn up for a meeting with Alban Bagbin, who is vying for the flagbearership position of the party in Koforidua, the Eastern regional capital over the weekend. As part of his campaign, a meeting was scheduled between Mr. Bagbin and …

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