Tag Archives: Ashanti Region Police

245 suspected drug peddlers, prostitutes arrested in Ashanti

Police in the Ashanti Region have commenced the screening of 245 persons suspected to be drug peddlers and prostitutes in a massive swoop. According to the police, the exercise was conducted simultaneously in various parts of the region including areas such as Asokwa, Manhyia, Suame, Ejisu and the Tafo Pankrono Divisions. Ashanti Regional Police Commander, COP Ken Yeboah, addressing journalists on the swoop described ...

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Phone tracker leads to arrest of robber

An ex-convict, Mallam Suleman, has been nabbed by the Regional Police Command for allegedly robbing students of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) of their valuables. Mallam Sulemana, also known as Romeo, is said to have stormed the hostel of the students at Ayeduase, near Kumasi, in the company of three other persons, on Monday, May 23. ...

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Escaped Delta Force members report themselves to police

The 13 accused members of the New Patriotic Party-affiliated vigilante group, Delta Force, who escaped from a Kumasi Circuit Court yesterday [Thursday] after unprecedented chaos ensued, have reported themselves to Police and are currently in custody. This is according to a release from the Ashanti Regional Police command cited by Citi News. The 13 escaped after some other members of ...

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Justin Timberlake leads Billboard Award winners

US singer Justin Timberlake accepted seven Billboard Music Awards by video while he is on tour, leaving it to a Michael Jackson hologram to steal the show at the ceremony in Las Vegas. It mimicked the late King of Pop’s famous dance moves while performing Slave to the Rhythm, a song from Jackson’s new posthumous album Xscape. Timberlake’s haul of ...

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