Category Archives: Local

Unidentified gunmen open fire at police in Kakpayili

Authorities say unidentified gunmen on Tuesday night opened fire at police officersĀ  on duty -- under Operation Calm Life -- at Zen filling station at Kakpayili in the Tamale metropolis. The armed men suspected to be armed robbers fired at the officers who eye witnesses ran for their lives leaving behind their guns. It is…
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Prison officer in court over possession of suspected narcotic substance

A prison officer at the Tamale Central Prisons, Corporal Sackey Emmanuel kwabena, is in the grips of the northern regional police command for allegedly possessing substance suspected to be Indian hemp, officials said. He was arrested on Monday and is currently in detention. He was suspected to have smuggled the substance for inmates in the…
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Telecommunication giant MTN organizes seminar on digitization

Telecommunications giant MTN has organized a seminar to engage people in the movie industry in the northern region. The seminar was to sensitize industry players about the need to monetize their creativity through the #MTN shortz initiative. The MTN shortz initiative which started three years ago is a yearly event which seeks to lead in…
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