Crime

Helena Huang deported after Rosewood smuggling case

The Chinese national arrested with four containers of Rosewood, Helena Huang has been deported. Her deportation, which was made known by the Ghana Immigration Service was based on the revocation of her resident permit due to her engagement in the alleged smuggling of Rosewood. The Daily Graphic sighted a notice signed by the Comptroller General …

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ModernGhana Brouhaha: Peace FM Editor Obeng Manu arrested

MyNewsGh.com has confirmed the arrest of an Editor of Peace Fm, Yaw Obeng Manu in connection with alleged cybercrime claims made against editors of online news portal, Modern Ghana. It is gathered that Mr Obeng Manu was invited by the National Security but later referred to the Greater Accra Regional Police Command where he was …

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Modern Ghana editor recounts ordeal with National Security operatives [Audio]

Emmanuel Ajafor Abugri, editor of Modern Ghana was on the Citi Breakfast Show to recount the alleged acts of torture he suffered at the hands of National Security Operatives after being detained last Thursday.

Mr. Ajarfor, who was detained alongside a fellow journalist, Emmanuel Yeboah Britwum, was interrogated without a lawyer present.

The editor said he was physically assaulted and his privacy violated by the forceful seizure of some of his electronic gadgets.

He also said the personnel tried to beat out a false confession from him concerning the authorship of a controversial article published on the website.