Two remanded on drug charges
Accra, Jan. 6, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Monday remanded two persons in custody for using narcotic drug without lawful authority.
Pensioner in court on conflicting grant of land
Accra, Jan. 8, GNA – A pensioner, John Wellis Welbeck, on Wednesday appeared before an Accra Circuit court for making conflicting grants in respect of the same piece of land to three persons.
Court remands businessman for stealing GCB's GH¢20,000.00
Accra, Jan. 24, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Friday remanded Tony Abogo, for conspiring to commit crime and stealing, contrary to sections 23(1) and 124(1) of Act 29/60
Convict says he mixes wee with soup
Accra, Jan. 27, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced Farauk Abubakari, 22, and Sumail Yusif, driver, two years each for using narcotic drug without authority.
Houseboy arraigned for defilement
Accra, Jan. 28, GNA – Isaac Kwesi Owusu, a house-boy, on Tuesday appeared before an Accra circuit court for defilement.
Three Cops arraigned for robbery
Accra, Feb. 1, GNA – Three policemen and an accomplice were on Friday arraigned at an Accra Circuit Court for eight counts of conspiracy to commit crime and robbery.
Apprentice jailed for car battery theft
Accra, Feb. 7, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 28-year-old tailor-apprentice to two years imprisonment for unlawfully entering the Ministries Police Station and stealing a car battery worth GH₡250.00
Fashion Designer remanded on robbery charges
Accra, Feb. 13, GNA – Patrick Ayitey, a fashion designer, who was alleged to have stolen the hand bag of one Paulina Kaiataeva, containing items worth GH¢ 3,720.00 was on Thursday remanded by an Accra Circuit Court.
Court grants self-recognisance bail to Marketing Manager
Accra, March 13, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Thursday granted a self-recognisance bail to one Musah Amadu, a Marketing Manager, who was arraigned for conspiracy, stealing and Being on premise for unlawful purpose.
Step father allegedly impregnates step daughter
Accra, March 21, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Thursday remanded Samuel Dzamesi, a welder, for defiling his step daughter resulting in pregnancy.
Court gives two week ultimatum to gold dealer
Accra, March 24, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court has given a two- week ultimatum to Fuseini Yahaya, a gold dealer to refund an amount of GH¢8,300.00 to a footballer or go to prison.
Four remanded for robbery
Accra, March 26, GNA – Four persons have been remanded by an Accra Circuit Court for conspiracy to commit crime and robbery.
Court sentences driver to five years imprisonment
Accra, April 1, GNA – Kweku Denkyi, a driver, was on Tuesday handed a five-year jail term by an Accra Circuit Court for possessing firearms without lawful authority and stealing.
Student arraigned for stealing
Accra, April 4, GNA – Femi Job, a student, on Friday appeared before at an Accra Circuit Court for falsification of accounts, stealing and forgery of document.
Court remands six persons for possessing firearms
Accra, April 7, GNA – Six persons were on Monday remanded by an Accra Circuit Court for possessing firearms and instruments intended for unlawful entry and narcotic drugs without lawful authority.
Labourer gets 20 years for robbery
Accra, April 14, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Monday handed a 20-year jail term to one Richard Amakwah, a labourer, for conspiracy to commit crime and robbery
Painter jailed seven years for defilement
Accra, April 16, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday sentenced 33 year old Frank Ofori, to seven years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling a 13 year old girl.
Court remands five persons for cable theft
Accra, May 6, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Tuesday remanded five persons into police custody for allege conspiracy to commit crime and stealing 1,280 metres of 100mm/ff cables valued GH ₵ 268, 800.00, belonging to Vodafone Ghana Limited.
Driver testifies in tax invasion case
Accra, May 12, GNA – A driver in the case involving two Indian businessmen accused of invading tax after smuggling a total of GH₡874,000.00 worth of Isopropyl Alcohol from the Free zone enclaves has appeared before an Accra circuit Court.
Mason arraigned on drug charges
Accra, May 13, GNA – John Carter, a mason, on Tuesday appeared at an Accra Circuit Court on charges of possessing narcotic drugs without lawful authority.
Court refuses application to access Bulldog’s phone
Accra, May 19, GNA – An Accra Central Magistrates’ Court has refused the application of the prosecution to order Lawrence Nana Asiamah Hanson, aka Bulldog, an Artist Manager to make available password to his phones for further investigation.
I smoke to re-vitalize my body”- convict
Accra, June 5, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Thursday sentenced Forson Seshie, 35, truck pusher, to six months imprisonment for using narcotic drugs.
Court jails 62-year old and two others
Accra, June 13, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court on Friday sentenced three persons to three months imprisonment each, in addition to 100 penalty units for using narcotic drugs.
Soldiers and their accomplices remanded
Accra, June 24, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Tuesday remanded five persons for conspiracy to commit crime and robbery.
Businessman fined for exporting charcoal
Accra, June 25, GNA – An Accra Circuit court on Wednesday fined Ali Deris, Chief Executive of Golden Way Merchant Limited, for conspiracy to commit crime and exportation of Charcoal.
Woyome ends evidence in Chief
Accra, June 26, GNA – Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a businessman, on Thursday told the Financial Court that government and its agencies were aware he had worked and spent resources on the projects, hence those payments made to him.
State Prosecution demands court proceedings
Accra, July 10, GNA – Mr Mathew Amponsah, Chief State Attorney, has prayed the Financial Court hearing the case of Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a businessman, to furnish the prosecution with the court proceedings to enable them conduct an effective cross-examination.
Two persons discharged after 59 adjournments
Accra, July 14, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court has struck out a case involving Agbeli Atsakpo, unemployed, for want of prosecution.
Court orders central bank BoG to file statement of case
Accra, July 22, GNA – The Supreme Court has ordered the counsel for the Bank of Ghana (BoG)to file a statement of case for their defence within 14 days.
Supreme court sets July 29 for judgment
Accra, July 23, GNA – The Supreme Court will on Tuesday, July 29, give judgement in the case between five chiefs from, five Traditional Councils and the Attorney General, Office of the Administrator of Stool Land and the Ghana Revenue Authority.
Supreme Court dismisses case against A-G and others
Accra, July 29, GNA – The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the case between five chiefs from, five Traditional Councils and the Attorney General, Office of the Administrator of Stool Land and the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA).
Supreme Court orders Woyome to refund 51.2 million cedis
Accra, July 29, GNA – The Supreme Court has ordered Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a Businessman to refund to the state the GH₵ 51.2 million, he received as judgment debt
Two Cops and others remanded for robbery
Accra, July 31, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court has remanded four persons into police custody for robbery.
Kesseben Charged for money laundering
Accra July 31, GNA- Stephen Boateng, the Chief Executive Officer of Kessben Shipping Company Limited who is accused of engaging in money laundering was on Thursday remanded into Police custody by an Accra Circuit Court.
Court frees Kwabene Kesse
Accra, Aug. 20, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday struck out the case of money laundering and forgery of documents involving Stephen Boateng, the Chief Executive Officer of Kessben Shipping Company Limited, for want of prosecution.
State seeking time in Amoateng’s case
Accra, Aug. 26, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court, hearing the possession of forged document case involving Eric Amoateng, a former Member of Parliament for Nkoranza North, adjourned the matter to September 11.
Couple jailed for "boiling" granddaughter's buttocks
Accra Sept. 8, GNA - A 51-year-old trader, who burned the buttocks of an 11 year old girl in hot water after accusing her of bed wetting has been sentenced to 12 months imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court.
Court throws out injunction filed by NDC
Accra Sept. 12, GNA- A Fast Track High Court on Friday threw out an interlocutory injunction filed by three persons seeking to restrain National Democratic Congress (NDC), Greater Accra Regional Committee from holding elections at the Kpone Katamanso Constituency.
Court to rule on NPP congress date
Accra, Sept. 26, GNA – A Fast Track High Court has fixed October 3, to rule on the application challenging the New Patriotic Party (NPP) congress slated for October 18 to elect the party’s presidential candidate for Elections 2016.
Court dismisses application against NPP Delegates Conference
Accra, Oct. 3, GNA – An Accra Fast Track High Court on Friday gave the New Patriotic Party (NPP) the green light to go ahead with its National Delegates Conference slated for October 18 to elect a Flag bearer for Elections 2016.
Rawlings book launch case adjourned
Accra, Oct. 15, GNA – The case in which former President Jerry John Rawlings is seeking to restrain Professor Kwaku Danso-Boafo, former Ambassador to the United Kingdom from launching a book on him has been adjourned to October 20
Court restrains Shatta Wale
Accra Oct. 20, GNA- A Fast Track High Court on Monday restrained Charles Nii Amarli Mensah aka Shatta Wale, one of Ghana’s dance hall king artiste, from repeating four videos in relation to Charter House.
Parties in Rawlings Book Launch case to announce terms of settlement
Accra, Oct. 21, GNA – The case in which Ex- President Jerry John Rawlings is seeking an order to restrain Professor Kwaku Danso-Boafo, former Ambassador to the United Kingdom, from launching a book on him, was on Monday adjourned to October 24.
Woman petitions CJ over Amoabeng
Accra Oct. 27, GNA- A circuit court in Accra hearing the case of Prince Kofi Amoabeng, Chief Executive Officer of UT Bank, and John Aidoo for fraud on Monday adjourned the case to November 10.
State tenders Amoateng's forged passport in court
Accra, Oct 29, GNA – The state on Wednesday tended as an exhibit, the alleged forged passport used by Eric Amoateng, a former Member of Parliament (MP) for Nkoranza North, to travel from the US to Ghana.
Former NSS Boss before High Court for Stealing
Accra Nov. 3, GNA- The former Executive Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS), Alhaji Alhassan Mohammed Imoro, who is accused of stealing state funds has now been put before an Accra High Court (Financial division).
Dr Gabass pleads not guilty to defilement
Accra, Nov. 7, GNA - Dr. Sulley Ali Gabass, the medical practitioner accused of sodomising a 16-year-old Senior High School student, Friday pleaded not guilty to the charges of defilement and unnatural carnal knowledge.
Kombian's case adjourned to January 15
Accra, Nov. 10, GNA – The case involving Johnson Kombian, the businessman and farmer, who is being held over the death of two Policemen in the Northern Region has been adjourned to January 15, 2015.
Charter House opposes ADR
Accra Nov. 13, GNA- Charter House Ghana has opposed the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) process in a defamation suit between it and Charles Nii Amarli Mensah aka Shatta Wale, an Artiste
Court nullifies marriage
Accra, Nov. 13, GNA – A Circuit Court in Accra on Thursday slapped a fine of GH₡1,200.00 on a river, Sylvester Adjetey Okang over the charge of bigamy.
Former NSS Boss granted bail
Accra Nov. 17, GNA- A Fast Track High Court (Tax and Financial) Division on Monday granted bail to the former Executive Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS), Alhaji Alhassan Mohammed Imoro, accused of stealing state funds.
Court to rule on government and Labour impasse
Accra, Nov. 24, GNA- An Accra High Court would on December 16, rule on the impasse between government and the 12 labour unions over a strike, which led to the shutdown of public institutions.
Trial of Dr Gabass begins tommorrow
Accra, Nov. 25, GNA – Trial of Dr. Sulley Ali Gabass, the medical practitioner accused of sodomising a 16-year-old Senior High School student will begin tomorrow.
State asks for adjournment in GYEEDA case
Accra, Nov. 4, GNA– An Accra Fast Track High Court has adjourned the case involving Abuga Pele, the former National Co-ordinator for GYEEDA and Philip Akpeena Assibit, a representative from Goodwill International Ghana to enable prosecution produce their witness in court.
State prosecutor complains of intimidation
Accra, Nov.10, GNA – The Chief State Prosecutor on Monday complained to the Fast Track High Court hearing the case of Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a businessman that sympathisers of the accused person are trying to "intimidate" her.
'l do not know Eric Amoateng'-witness
Accra, Nov. 11, GNA – The State on Tuesday presented its second prosecution witness in the case involving Eric Amoateng, a former Member of Parliament (MP) for Nkoranza North, over a forged passport.
State ends cross-examination of Woyome
Accra, Nov. 13, GNA – The state on Thursday ended its cross-examination at the Fast Track High Court of Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a businessman standing trial for defrauding by false pretenses and causing financial loss to the state.
Court officially ends Woyome proceedings
Accra, Nov. 19, GNA – The Fast Track High Court hearing the trial of embattled businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome, officially ended its proceedings on Wednesday, adjourning the proceedings to December 12, for judgment on the matter.
Alhaji Dawood Mohammed remanded in BNI custody
Accra, Dec. 4, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court, presided over by Mr Francis Obiri has remanded Alhaji Dawood Mohammed, Businessman in the custody of the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) for abetment of crime.
Charter House ordered to amend name
Accra, Dec. 8, GNA - The Fast Track High Court has ordered Charter House Ghana to amend its name to Charter House Production Limited per the company registration at the Registrar General’s Department.
Court orders Stanbic Bank to produce original cheque
Accra Dec.12, GNA – A High Court in Accra trying Nana Osabarima Twiampomah the third, Chief of Banka, for allegedly misappropriating 150,000 dollars, belonging to his subjects, has ordered the Stanbic Bank to produce the original cheque for examination.
Court grants interlocutory injunction against unions
Accra, Dec. 16, GNA- An Accra High Court presided over by Justice Saeed Kwaku Gyan has granted an interlocutory injunction sort by the State restraining the labour unions from embarking on further strikes.
Standard Chartered Bank files appeal against judgement
Accra, Dec.16, GNA – The Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited, has filed an appeal in the case in which it lost to Mr Akwasi Boakye Osei, a businessman for failing to honour his cheques.
Court grants Alhaji Dawood bail
Accra, Dec. 23, GNA – An Accra Circuit Court presided over by Mr Francis Obiri on Tuesday granted Alhaji Dawood Mohammed, a businessman, bail in the sum of GH¢ 100,000 with two sureties for abetment of crime.
Court remands KKD for rape
Accra, Dec. 30, GNA - A Kaneshie District Court, presided over by Mrs Adwoa Akyaamaa Ofosu has remanded Kwasi Kyei Darkwah, a.k.a KKD, a Broadcaster in prison custody for rape.
Kwaw Kese granted bail
Kumasi, Dec. 30 GNA - Popular Ghanaian musician, Emmanuel Botwe alias “Kwaw Kese”, who has been on prison remand for more than one month over alleged smoking of a substance suspected to be cannabis has been granted bail.