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Ghanaian large-scale gold company, Takoradi Gold Ghana Limited, secures parliamentary ratification

Takoradi Gold Ghana Limited (TGGL), a Ghanaian owned large-scale mining company, has secured parliamentary ratification for its 15 years mining lease in...

Read Excerpts from Missing Takoradi girls hearing as court readies for March 5 ruling

A Sekondi High Court will on Friday, March 5 give its final verdict in the murder trial of the two suspects in...

Suspect admits knowing two of murdered Takoradi girls

The first accused in the ongoing case of the murder of the Takoradi kidnapped girls, Sam Udeotuk Wills, on February 1, 2021,...

Naval officer, several others run over by articulated truck in Takoradi [Video]

A naval officer sustained varied degrees of injuries after an articulated truck run over a parked Pontiac Vibe vehicle with registration number,...

GNFS compensates gas explosion victims in Takoradi

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has paid Workman’s Compensation to six victims of a gas explosion at the Ghana Household Utility...

Falling AK47 accidentally kills policeman in Takoradi

Personnel of the Rapid Deployment Force (RDF) unit of the Ghana Police Service, Takoradi are grieving over the death of a police...

2 Nigerians accused of killing 4 Takoradi girls engage in blame game

Prosecutors on Monday at the Sekondi High Court One showed a video of two Nigerians, Samuel Udoetuk Wills, and John Oji, engaging...
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Murdered Takoradi girl’s picture found on kidnapper’s phone

A photograph of one of the four missing girls in Takoradi was found on one of the mobile phones retrieved from the...

Takoradi girls kidnapping: DNA analysis is a match – Forensic scientists maintain

Lead Medical Doctor of the forensic team in charge of DNA analysis on the skeletal remains of the 4 missing Takoradi Girls,...

Akuapem Poloo causes stir at Takoradi police check-point [Watch]

Controversial actress and socialite, Akuapem Poloo, was full of joy when she was warmly welcomed to Takoradi by some officers of the...

Angry police officer chases organisers for refund after losing at Takoradi’s Western Music Awards

A Ghanaian police officer, who is also a musician, Rexford Osei Mensah, known in showbiz as Osei De King, has taken to...
accident

Train collides with articulated truck in Takoradi

Drivers and commuters who ply the Nkotompo-Essam Beach Road in the Western Region were left stranded for several hours Tuesday night after...
hospital

Hospitals in Takoradi record low OPD attendance

Nurses and Midwives in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis and Effia-Kwesimintsim Municipality have joined the nationwide strike action embarked by nurses in demand for...
Cemetery

Cemetery reclaimed for football field expansion in Takoradi

The Chief and Queenmother of Diabane with the help of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly are reclaiming part of the town’s cemetery to...

Latest on the Takoradi missing girls’ case

The Sekondi High Court, hearing the case involving two accused persons for allegedly murdering four young girls in the twin-city Sekondi-Takoradi, has...

Zoomlion disinfects Takoradi Technical University, Holy Child for continuing students return

In line with the President’s directive to all tertiary institutions to disinfect before re-opening for continuing students, Zoomlion has disinfected Takoradi Technical...

Akufo-Addo cuts sod for first ever waste treatment plant in Sekondi-Takoradi

President Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for the commencement of the construction of the Sekondi-Takoradi solid and liquid waste facility, estimated to...

Roads Minister reveals when Takoradi Interchange project will begin

Minister for Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako Atta, has hinted that the Takoradi PTC Interchange project will begin in September this year.

Millions lost as fire razes shops in Takoradi

Shops and goods worth millions of cedis have been lost as fire sweeps through some shops in Takoradi in the Western region.
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Father of ‘kidnapped Takoradi girl’ still doubts police after 2 years

A father of the one of the four kidnapped Takoradi girls who have been declared dead...
Mayor of Sekondi-Takoradi, Anthony Kobina Kurentsi Sam

Funeral mass held in honour of late Sekondi-Takoradi Mayor [video]

A funeral mass has been held in honour of the late Sekondi-Takoradi Mayor, Kobina Kurentsi Sam.

Baby thief busted at New Takoradi

The Takoradi Central Police has successfully rescued a 10-month-old baby after she was abducted by an 18-year-old neighbour. The...

Takoradi Kidnapping: I was tortured to give false confessions – Suspect claims

One of the suspects in the Takoradi kidnapping case, John Orji, claims the police tortured him to confess falsely during his interrogation.
Mayor of Sekondi-Takoradi, Anthony Kobina Kurentsi Sam

Sekondi/Takoradi MCE died of Coronavirus – Akufo-Addo confirms

The cause of death of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of the Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly, Anthony Kobina Kurentsir Sam, has been revealed.
Mayor of Sekondi-Takoradi, Anthony Kobina Kurentsi Sam

Sekondi-Takoradi Mayor dies – weeks after his driver tested positive for Covid-19

The Mayor of Sekondi-Takoradi, Anthony Kobina Kurentsi Sam, has died, a few weeks after his personal driver tested positive for Covid-19.
Diesel Tankers gutted by fire

2-year-old dies from fuel tanker fire in Takoradi

The body of a two-year-old boy has been retrieved after two tankers caught fire at Apremdo in Takoradi, Wednesday afternoon.
Diesel Tankers gutted by fire

Diesel tankers gutted by fire in Takoradi

Two diesel tankers due to discharge fuel at a station at Apremdo in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis have been gutted by fire.
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Pentecost deacon hit by stray bullet in Takoradi

A Church of Pentecost deacon has been hit by a stray bullet under a strange circumstance at Hwindo within the Sekondi/Takoradi metropolis...

Clearing Agents sing UNIPASS’ praise as system becomes fully operational at Takoradi Port

The initial apprehensions that characterized the implementation of the new single window project, UNIPASS, has now made way for calm as the...
fire outbreak

Mother, two children burnt to death on Good Friday in Takoradi [photos+audio]

A mother, her one-year-old and eight months old children, have been burnt to death at New Takoradi in...
palm sunday

Christians in Takoradi observe palm Sunday in silence

For the first time in many years, Christians in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis could not attend church services and embark on a procession...

Coronavirus: 73 children grabbed in Takoradi for hawking

The joint security and Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) Monitoring Team have arrested and detained a total of 73 children who were found...
TTU students

Over 800 Takoradi Technical University students deferred

Over 800 students of the Takoradi Technical University (TTU) have been deferred for failing to register with the school during the 2019/2020...

Takoradi girls saga: Suspects charged with murder [Video]

The two Nigerian suspects in the Takoradi girls kidnapping saga, Samuel Udoetuk Wills and John Orji, have been charged with...
Some passengers

Railway service bounces back in Takoradi/Tarkwa after 12yrs break

For the first time in 12 years, a passenger train from Takoradi to Tarkwa has commenced operation. The transport...
Takoradi Gold Ghana Limited

Govt grants Takoradi Gold Ghana Limited 15-year mining lease

Just a little over two years of winning a major court case against the Minerals Commission for non-renewal of its gold prospecting license, Takoradi...
Cape Coast accident

1-yr-old, 33 others dead in Cape Coast – Takoradi highway accident [photos]

About 33 people including a one-year-old child have been confirmed dead in an accident at Dompoase near Komenda...
waste

Takoradi to get first Intergrated Waste Recycling plant within six months

The Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis will, by June 2020, obtain its first integrated Waste Treatment plant. This is to help address...

Takoradi kidnappings: Attorney General yet to receive docket on new findings

The Ghana Police Service is yet to furnish the Attorney General with a docket on new findings on the case involving the...

Washing bay attendant rams car into two at Takoradi

A 29-year-old washing bay attendant, Thomas Quansah, has rammed a car into two persons causing major injuries to them.