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Teshie Wulono’s Shrine Set Ablaze

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The Teshie Chief Priest and other residents of the Wulomo shrine are counting their losses after a fire razed down the shrine on Thursday.

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The incident which occurred around 8 pm has left more than 50 persons who resided at the shrine in the Greater Accra Region displaced.

Though the actual cause of the fire is yet to be revealed, Secretary to the Osabu-Ayiku Wulomo, John Adjetey Kommey suspects arson.

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He said the heinous act was allegedly undertaken by persons involved in a chieftaincy dispute.

Meanwhile, the police have arrested nine persons have been arrested in relation to renewed violent clashes between two feuding factions of the Teshie Traditional Council.

 

 

Teshie Wulono's Shrine set ablaze (3)

Teshie Wulono’s Shrine set ablaze 

 

Teshie Wulono's Shrine set ablaze (2)

Teshie Wulono’s Shrine set ablaze 

 

Teshie Wulono's Shrine set ablaze

Teshie Wulono’s Shrine set ablaze

Teshie Wulono's Shrine set ablaze

Teshie Wulono’s Shrine set ablaze

 

 

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Hon. Dan Botwe Releases Full List Of MMDCE Nominees

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Hon. Dan Botwe Releases Full List Of MMDCE Nominees

The Minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development, Dan Botwe has released the list of nominees for Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs).

Addressing a press conference on Sunday, Dan Botwe said the list has been forwarded to the Regional Ministers for the approval process to begin.

“They (Regional Ministers) are going to contact from tomorrow, Regional Directors of the Electoral Commission, get in touch with the Presiding Members of the various Assemblies and start the process of confirming Mr President’s nominees,” he said.

He also condemned the demonstrations embarked on by some party faithful following rumours that some MMDCEs have not been retained.

Mr Botwe stated that regardless of who has been chosen by the President, all MMDCEs, like other government appointees, have been selected to serve the community just like all others.

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“Well-meaning Ghanaians know that we all are aspiring to serve our motherland and if an opportunity is not given at a particular time for you to serve there cannot be any reason whatsoever, why there should be a disturbance,” he added.

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Parents Of KNUST Students Rush To Evacuate Wards After Regional Minister’s Directive

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Parents Of KNUST Students Rush To Evacuate Wards After Regional Minister's Directive

Some parents and guardians on Saturday reported to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) to pick up their wards, following an order from the Ashanti Regional Security Council for students to vacate campus right after their end of semester exams.

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The parents who were seen at the school’s campus on Saturday morning said they were worried after the order was given earlier this week.

Parents Of KNUST Students Rush To Evacuate Wards After Regional Minister's Directive

Parents Of KNUST Students Rush To Evacuate Wards After Regional Minister’s Directive

The Ashanti Regional Coordinating Council directed students of the school, with the exception of foreign students and those granted permission by management, to vacate the school premises by midday on Friday, September 17, 2021.

According to the Security Council, it has picked up intelligence that some groups of unruly students are planning some disturbances on campus on the eve of vacation hence the directive.

A statement signed by the Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei-Mensah noted that security personnel will be visibly stationed on the university campus to ensure peace and security and prevent any unruly behaviour by any group of students.

Some of the parents called for permanent solutions to the issue of student group rivalries.

“We heard that some students want to demonstrate after their exams. We panicked about the news, so we called our ward, and he said everything was calm and that we should pick him on Saturday… About this Katanga and other hall issues, we have to call them and settle the matter once and for all because it happens all the time,” a parent said.

Another parent said he was surprised that such rivalry continues to exist on campus.

“I’ve learnt that they have to leave by a certain time as a result of the security situation. I have heard about the rivalry between the halls here and the last time, some people were injured. I was wondering why it should be repeated at this time. I was very worried,” he said.

 

 

 

 

 

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‘Apor’ Gone Wrong: Man Arrested For Allegedly Leaking WASSCE Papers

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WASSCE Candidate Delivers In Exams Hall, Returns To Complete Paper

Operatives of the National Security have arrested one Gideon Darko, who is reported to be behind the rogue website, Jerusalema, which is purported to be leaking question papers in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

The suspect was arrested on Friday at his hideout in Kasoa in the Central Region.

Last week, WAEC announced that it had rescheduled two papers after detecting a possible leakage of the questions on social media and on “rogue” websites prior to the exams that was due last Wednesday.

“The cheating social media groups were in full swing prior to the conduct of the mathematics and the English language papers on 9th and 13th September,” the Head of the Council’s Test Administration Division, George Ohene-Mantey, said.

The Head of Legal at WAEC, Reverend Victor Brew, revealed that his outfit is working with all relevant agencies to ensure that the suspect faces the law.

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“There is this gentleman called Gideon Darko who was arrested at Kasoa on Friday, September 17, 2021. We have actually been doing some surveillance underground which led to his arrest.”

“This actually is not the first time because when the examinations start, this “Apor” thing is a whole big thing around the country but we set our intelligence in motion right from the start and it led to his arrest”.

Meanwhile, WAEChas announced new dates for writing the Physics and Business Management papers which were postponed.

WAEC in a statement said the Physics exam will be taken on Friday, October 1, 2021, while the Business Management exam will be written on October 7, 2021 at 8.30am and 1:00pm respectively.

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