150 SUSPECTED CRIMINALS ARRESTED IN KUMASI

150 SUSPECTED CRIMINALS ARRESTED IN KUMASI…. The Ashanti Regional Police have arrested about 150 suspected criminals in Kumasi. According to them, the arrest forms part of the Regional Commands resolve to rid the regional capital of criminals. The move follows the surge in crime related activities in the region over the past few weeks. Speaking to Citi News, the Police Public Relations  Officer in the region,Chief Inspector, Godwin Ahainyo said, the suspects are currently being screened for possible prosecution. He added that an identification parade will be held from next to allow residents to identify persons that have terrorized them before. “We conducted some swoops at certain areas like Aboabu,

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A DANGEROUS ROAD TO GHANA’S GUN DEMOCRACY

A DANGEROUS ROAD TO GHANA’S GUN DEMOCRACY …. The road to Ghana’s gun democracy is likely a civil war, or subversion of the relatively peaceful unitary nation-state. Yet peace is not a guaranteed quantity, a given—in geopolitical relations. This is no apocalyptic augury. Rather, it is a speculative conclusion borne out of statistical, anecdotal, and sociological actualities. This is not surprising given Ghana as a lawless country with many laws. There is a school of thought that believes Ghana is uniquely placed as a wobbling banana republic with no functioning ambulatory “head.” And when the “head” is not functioning as it necessarily should—the organismic systems of the body politic correspondingly

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