Tag Archives: Central Region

Spiritualists who ‘fortify’ criminals to be arrested – C/Region Police

DCOP Paul Manly Awuni

The Central Regional Police Commander, DCOP Paul Manly Awuni, has warned that the police will track down, arrest and prosecute spiritualists who supposedly provide fortification for suspected criminals. He has advised those spiritualists to immediately cease such services to criminals as a way of helping the police successfully fight crime across the country. DCOP Awuni issued the warning this morning ...

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Ackon-Mensah asks: Central Region, a helpless victim of unplanned projects?

The John Evans Atta Mills Presidential Library in Cape Coast

Its diverse national accolades have in the past and recent years, been contrasted with very unfortunate tags on itself. It is the fourth poorest region in the country despite its agriculture, fishing and the high level of brisk business which goes on in one of its towns, which is arguably the most expanding urban area in West Africa, Kasoa. The ...

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C/R: At least 6 dead in accident at Gomoa Dominase

At least six people have died while several others are in critical condition following a vehicular accident at Gomoa Dominase in the Central Region. The injured have been rushed to the Winneba Trauma and Specialist Hospital for treatment. The accident, which occurred around 6 pm yesterday [Saturday], involved a sprinter bus, a Hyundai bus and a taxi. Eyewitnesses say the ...

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ECG to construct switching station at Asebu

As part of efforts to improve power supply in the Central Region, the Electricity Company of Ghana [ECG], is constructing a 33kV Switching Station at Asebu in the Abura-Asebu- Kwamang Kese District of the Central Region. The construction of the Switching Station adds to the numerous interventions by the management of the Electricity Company of Ghana [ECG], to reduce system ...

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Eclampsia leading cause of maternal deaths in Central Region

The Central Regional Health Directorate has identified eclampsia as the leading cause of maternal deaths in the region. Eclampsia is a condition in which one or more convulsions occur in a pregnant woman suffering from high blood pressure, often followed by coma and posing a threat to the health of mother and baby. Mr. Richard Darko, Regional Information Officer of ...

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Police chase 3 for leaking sex video of headmaster and 18-yr old girl

The Central Regional Police Command says it is looking for three young men who allegedly leaked a sex tape widely circulated on social media, capturing the headteacher of Breman Adumanu D/A Basic School and a Senior High School girl. According to the police, the three are Bright Abdulai, Joe and Felix Quarm, all residents of Breman Adumanu in the Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa ...

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C/R: Four suspects in police custody for carjacking

Four men suspected to be members of a gang that snatched a taxi at Gomoa Potsin in the Central Region, are currently in the grips of the Winneba Police. The Police arrested two of the suspects, named Emmanuel Osei and Abdul Razak, aged 22 and 23 respectively, just hours after they stole the taxi with registration number GX 3027-17 from ...

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C/R: KEEA fights open defecation to boost economy

The Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem (KEEA) Municipality in the Central Regional is vigorously combating open defecation as a way of boosting the economy of the area. Two of the area’s economic backbones, tourism and salt mining, have been negatively affected by the menace in recent years, but the Municipal Assembly has now mapped out measures to deal with it. According to the Environmental ...

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Dunkwa flood victims receive relief items after six months

Six months after being displaced by floods, some residents of Dunkwa-on-Offin in the Upper Dankyira East Municipality of the Central Region, on Friday received relief items from the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO). According to the Regional NADMO Public Relations Officer, Eric Arthur, the long delay was due to the non-existence of a NADMO board to sanction the purchasing and supply of ...

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C/Region: Police to pursue criminals with ‘Operation Father Christmas’

The Central Regional Commander of the Ghana Police Service, COP Rev. Ampah-Bannin, has sent a strong warning to criminals in the Region to either flee and cease their actions or face the wrath of the police. An operation dubbed ‘Operation Father Christmas’ has thus been launched in the region to declare war on criminals as the police intensify security before, ...

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