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Ghana detains 8 suspects for kidnapping 2 Canadian women

Ghanaian security officials are holding eight suspects for the abduction of two young Canadian women in Kumasi, 280 km north of the capital, Minister...
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CareGuide Montessori Pupils Educated on Kidnapping

Pupils of CareGuide Mtonessori School at Gbawe, in Accra, have been sensitised on kidnapping and its related issues to guide them in taking precautions...
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Nigeria: Police reports the kidnapping of Catholic Priest

Nigeria's police on Tuesday said unknown gunmen have kidnapped a Catholic priest at Ankuwa village in the troubled Kachia area of Kaduna state in...
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Four Placed on Remand for Kidnapping

Four persons who allegedly kidnapped a 23-year-old hairdresser at Nungua Coco Beach on Friday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. ...
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MP Evaluates President’s SoNA for Failing to Address Kidnapping of Girls

Dr Bernice Adiku Heloo, Member of Parliament (MP) for Hohoe has faulted President Nana Akufo-Addo for not highlighting the issue of the three kidnappings...
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Cook Behind Bars for Kidnapping

Samuel Offei, a 41 year old cook has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment in hard labour for kidnapping the four year old son...
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Ugandan police arrest 4 suspects for kidnapping South Sudan national

Ugandan police in the capital Kampala have arrested four suspects who allegedly kidnapped a South Sudan national for ransom, a spokesperson said here Friday. Luke...

Osun State permanent secretary killed in shocking murder

The Civil Service in Osun State are reeling in shock following the death of Permanent Secretary, Bureau of General Services, Office of the Governor, Osun State,...

NHIS External Auditor snatched up by kidnappers

Information reaching 247ureports.com indicates that the External Auditor of the NHIS , Zakari Sada was kidnapped yesterday, July 8, along Kaduna – Abuja...
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Mystery: Who provided the non-Ghanaian kidnapper a Ghanaian passport?

Mr. Ali-Naakyea Abdallah is a legal practitioner and a specialist in taxation. Clearly, He is a busy man being the managing partner of Ali...
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France confirms kidnapping of female national in Mali

A female French humanitarian worker has been kidnapped in Mali, the French Foreign Ministry said Sunday. Sophie Petronin, who runs a nongovernmental...

Nigeria Senate To Enact Law Prescribing Death Penalty For kidnappers

This was following the adoption of recommendations of a report of by the Joint Committee on Police Affairs, National Security and Intelligence on the...
Governor Willie Obiano

Truth behind Governor Obiano revealed

Now, anyone who has been following events in Anambra State would know that this is a poorly conceived lie. The fact before us actually...
The Oil industry

Ghana is suffering from developmental Kwashiorkor – Part III

?PART THREE From poor education and decrepit health facilities to decaying infrastructure and back-looking economy, the nation is being bogged down by burden of non-...
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Create more jobs to tackle poverty in Nigeria

Job Creation is the notion that jobs are created in response to some sort of event or situation, for example; great depression - an...

Ghanaians Deserve Better Standard Of Living

PART ONE As the nation?s development heads for a downward trend, following poor administration by the man at the helm of affairs and his ministers...
A woman holds a placard during the international anti-terrorism march in Tunis, Tunisia, on March 29, 2015. Tunisia held an international anti-terrorism march entitled "The World is Bardo" on Sunday, 11 days after the deadly terrorist attack against the Bardo museum. (Xinhua/Adel)

Gender fairness and equality

?In the history of humanity as written, the saddest part concerns the treatment of women; and had we before us its unwritten history...

Is Kidnapping Resurgence or Failure of Strategies?

Recent incidents of kidnapping across the country have raised fears that strategies to checkmate the crime have failed, thereby heightening the need to address...

ASUU plans on a strike whereas members protest in Ekiti

Following the abduction of another member of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ekiti State University chapter, at the weekend, the body,...

NHRC to intensify efforts in enforcing the rights of kidnapped victims

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned in strong terms the spate of kidnapping in the country even as it vowed to intensify...

Naga town mayor kidnapped at gunpoint in Philippines

Gunmen seized a town mayor in a southern part of the Philippines plagued by kidnappings, a regional police spokesman said Tuesday. Gemma Adana, mayor of...

College Students Cause Mayhem In Protest Of Provost Kidnapping

Ter Tor-Bisibi in Makurdi---Students of the College of Education, Katsina-Ala Wednesday took to the streets of Katsina-Ala town causing mayhem and public unrest in...

Uchenna Akudike, 40, arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates? Court

By Judith FrankTwo men- Emeka Emezue, 46, and Uchenna Akudike, 40, have been arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates? Court, Lagos for a two-count...

Three Kidnappers Given 51 Yrs Jail Term

The three persons arrested and charged to court for kidnapping the wife of a former Ughelli South Local Government Council Chairman, Mrs. Elizabeth Otidi...

Corruption should be reported to law enforcement agencies

Corruption, when condoned, can result in low productivity, scare investors, and undermine the rule of law and good governance. Cases of corruption should, therefore, be...

Spanish police arrest alleged paedophile

Spanish police on Wednesday arrested an alleged paedophile, who is suspected of abducting five children in recent months, officials said. "He's a Spanish national, 42...

Isaac Achong Returns As Akwa Ibom Police Commissioner

By Our Reporter Fear of uncertainties hover the air in Akwa Ibom State as radio and television announced the return of Mr. Isaac Gabriel Achong...

SAN has lauded efforts by Federal

by Andrew Ikehi Delta State Deputy Governor, Prof Amos Utuama, SAN, has lauded efforts by Federal and State governments in the ?war? against crime...
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Man On Remand For kidnapping and extortion

An Accra Circuit Court on Monday remanded Sonny Rocky Turkson, a Businessman, in police custody for conspiracy to commit crime, kidnapping and extortion. The accused...

The police in Bayelsa State had arrested four suspects

The police in Bayelsa State had arrested four suspects in connection with the abduction of Madam Fiorentina, the 90-year-old mother of Senator Emmanuel...