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Churches banned from Aliu Mahama Stadium

At least four churches have been banned from holding religious service at the Aliu Mahama Stadium in Tamale. Stadium authorities have refused to renew their license to operate from the national sports facility. The affected churches are Grace Gospel Church, Holy Hill Worldwide, Converted Christian Ministry and Prophetic Fire Ministry. …

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N/R: Police release ‘confessed killer’

The Northern Regional Police Command has released, without a charge, a man who confessed to be one of the killers who left four people dead and nine others injured in a bizarre attack on some traders  nearly two months ago at Najong 1 in the Bunkprugu Yunyoo district.  The man, identified …

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Special Prosecutor must be truly independent – Minority Leader

Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu has welcomed and applauded the establishment of a special prosecutor to lead independent investigations. He is, however, calling for a truly independent individual with a reputation for integrity and impartial decision-making to be appointed to occupy the office. He warned the special prosecutor could be seen …

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Tamale: Soldiers brutalise 8 taxi drivers

At least eight taxi drivers have been injured after military men went on rampage Thursday night at a busy bus terminal in Tamale. Three of the injured are in critical condition and are receiving treatment at the hospital. Nine soldiers from the Bawa Barracks, according to the drivers, stormed the …

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Yunyoo: Gunmen Set Houses on Fire at Bisting

Two houses have been left in flames and residents horrified Tuesday dawn at Bisting, a small village in the Yunyoo constituency believed to be dominated by Mamprusis after unidentified armed men launched a gun assault and fled. No human casualty has been reported yet and security men in the area …

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N/R: Chief in Critical Condition after Gun Attack

A sub chief of troubled Kafabar in the East Gonja district is battling gunshots injuries at the Tamale Teaching Hospital after he was attacked by gunmen Monday night at his base in Salaga, the district capital. Alhaji Soale Dramani known popularly as ‘Business’ who received the Best Regional Farmer award …

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Tamale in Darkness after Explosions at Gridco Station – Starr Fm

Fire has gutted a substation of Ghana Grid Company (Gridco) in Tamale Monday night, plunging the entire metropolis into darkness. The blaze which occurred at about 7pm at the substation near the Choggu roundabout damaged power cables and transformers before firefighters brought it under control. The fire department could not …

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15 market women hospitalised after Tamale car crash   – Starr Fm

More than 15 market women have been hospitalized at the Tamale Teaching hospital Emergency Unit after a car accident Monday night. The accident occurred when their vehicle traveling from Buipe, Central Gonja District capital to Tamale spurt a tyre and crashed on the road. There is no report yet of …

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School Feeding impasse resolved – Starr Fm

The impasse between the coordinators of the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) in the Northern region has been resolved amicably. The National Coordinator of the Programme, Dr. Kwame Adu-Nsiah and the Communications Officers of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection on Monday October 30, 2017 met with the …

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