Category Archives: Local

Police arrest 16 people in Chereponi area

A total of sixteen suspects have so far been arrested to assist in investigations in the Konkomba and Chokosi conflict, police have said. One of the suspects who the police say fired at security personnel on the ground was shot in the thigh and is receiving treatment at chereponi hospital under security guard.¬†Eight more were…
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Residents in Tamale storms Ghana Water Company over lack of water

¬†Residents of Buglan Fong are demanding for the immediate transfer of the Northern Regional Ghana Water Company regional manager, Ingineer Stephen Ndebugri. The residents are accusing him of being the reason for which water does not flow in their taps for more than six months now. They alleged that the GWCL regional manager has private…
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Government workers flees Chereponi over continue ethnic violence

Government workers in the Chereponi district have begun fleeing the area, following what they describe as worsening communal violence between Konkombas and Chokosi. The workers, drawn from the health, education and agric sectors, on Monday converged at the Chereponi police station, requesting police escort out of the Chereponi Township. According to them, they cannot continue…
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