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Three shot dead at Bawku

Three persons met their death at Bawku on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, in a manner that is believed to be a targeted...

WAEC ‘disowns’ Bolgatanga, Bawku Technical Institutes

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has said it cannot take responsibility for the violence that erupted at the Bawku and Bolgatanga...
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Bawku conflict: We feel unsafe going home after vacation – UDS students

Some students of the University for Development Studies (UDS) have appealed to feuding factions in the area to make peace and resolve...

Soldiers allegedly shoot man dead at Bawku [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Soldiers allegedly shoot man dead at Bawku Military personnel have reportedly shot one person dead at Bawku...

Bawku: One arrested over attacks on traders at Binnaba market

The Bawku West District Police Command has arrested one person in connection with a raid at the Binnaba market in the Upper...

5 suspects arrested in connection with renewed clashes in Bawku remanded

The five suspects arrested in connection with the recent shootings in Bawku have been remanded into Police custody by the Bolgatanga Circuit...

Bawku curfew renewed after recent killings

The Interior Ministry has renewed the curfew in the Bawku Municipality and its environs in the Upper East Region.

Police arrest 5 persons in connection with renewed clashes in Bawku

Police in the Upper East Region have arrested five people in connection with the recent shootings in Bawku, which resulted in the...

Renewed chieftaincy clash at Bawku leaves 3 dead

Three persons have been shot dead in a renewed chieftaincy clash at Bawku in the Upper East Region The...
Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Rt Rev. Professor Joseph Obiri Yeboah Mante,

Presby Church prays for peace at Bawku as midwifery college, hospital partially shuts down

The Presbyterian Church of Ghana has appealed to residents of Bawku in the Upper East Region to allow peace to prevail in...
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Bawku unrest: MPs demand interdiction of three police officers

Members of Parliament (MPs) from the Kusaug Traditional area in the Upper East Region are demanding an immediate interdiction of three police...

Ghana Armed Forces reacts to Bawku shooting incident

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has dismissed allegations that its personnel were involved in reckless shooting incidents at Bawku following renewed clashes.

Scores injured, vehicles destroyed in ‘forceful’ eviction of traders at Bawku

An attempt by security personnel to move traders plying their business along the main Bawku-Bolgatanga highway on Thursday morning turned chaotic and...
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10 arrested in connection with Bawku clashes

Ten suspects have been arrested in connection with the Bawku clashes that resulted in three soldiers being shot. One...

Bawku clash is beyond chieftaincy dispute – Divisional police

Based on intelligence, Police at Bawku suspect the ongoing crisis is beyond the reported chieftaincy dispute. Information gathered indicated...

Bawku: 9-year-old and female student killed

An Assembly Member at Bawku, Paul Musah, has disclosed that, in addition to three Military officers, some residents were also caught up...

Bawku Police Commander calls for reinforcement

Police at Bawku in the Upper East Region are calling for reinforcement following the murder of three military officers in renewed clashes.

3 military officers shot in Bawku

JoyNews/AdomNews · One military officer battling for his life, 2 others seriously injured at Bawku The Municipal Chief Executive...

One dead, 4 others arrested after shooting incident in Bawku

One person is reported dead and four others have been arrested following a shooting incident in Bawku in the Upper East Region.

Insecurity drives away 100 teachers from Bawku, 2,247 pupils out of school

The Municipal Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has granted the release of about 100 basic school teachers in the Bawku...
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3 arrested at Bawku for unlawful possession of arms

The Upper East Regional Police Command has arrested three persons at Bawku for unlawful possession of arms. According...

Soldiers deployed to Kulungungu, others near Bawku over suspected Jihadist attack

Soldiers have been deployed to Sapeliga, Pulmakom and Kulungungu near the Ghana-Burkina Faso border, over suspected Jihadist attack. The...

Let peace prevail at Bawku – Akufo-Addo appeals to Bawku Naaba, others [Audio]

President Nana Akufo-Addo has pleaded to the Bawku Naaba, Asirfi Azorka Abugrago II, to help government ensure peace in the area.

Police send message to family of shot Bawku officer

The Ghana Police Service has urged the family of the late Constable Regina Angenu of the Paga Police Station in the Upper...

Bawku: 4 dead in renewed chieftaincy violence

Four persons have been killed in Bawku amid renewed chieftaincy violence in the municipality on Sunday. Others also sustained...

Female police officer shot in Bawku clash is cousin to Titus-Glover

It has emerged that the young female police officer shot dead in renewed clashes in Bawku is a cousin to former Tema...

Motorbikes banned in Bawku after renewed clashes

The Upper East Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has banned the riding of motorbikes in the Bawku Municipality. In a...

Bawku disturbances: 12 suspects denied bail

An Accra Circuit Court did not grant bail to the 12 accused persons arrested for their involvement in the renewed chieftaincy clashes...

Bawku: 13 persons arrested to appear before court today

The 13 individuals who were arrested for their alleged involvement in the Bawku chieftaincy conflicts are expected to appear before court today.

Bawku clash: Police arrest 13 for violating court injunction and curfew

Police in Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region have arrested 13 suspects in connection with the renewed chieftaincy clashes between the Mamprusis...

Respect Supreme Court ruling; Bawku has an overlord – Govt to feuding factions

The Ministry of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs has called on the feuding factions at Bawku to desist from acts that can escalate...

Peace Council mediation team leaves Bawku after being caught up in the crossfire

Officials of the National Peace Council dispatched to Bawku to aid in mediation efforts in ending the chieftaincy conflict have returned to...

Govt renews Bawku curfew after shooting incident

Government has, through the Ministry of Interior, renewed its curfew imposed on the Bawku Municipality and its environs in the Upper East...

Cease fire – Peace Council tells Bawku feuding factions

The National Peace Council has called on the factions involved in the renewed Bawku conflict to stop the violence.

Govt reviews curfew imposed on Bawku

Government has, through the Ministry of Interior, reviewed its curfew imposed on the Bawku Municipality and its environs in the Upper East...

Upper East Regional Caucus in Parliament appeals for peace at Bawku

The Upper East Regional Caucus in Parliament has appealed to chiefs, opinion leaders and residents at Bawku to foster peace and unity...

Muslim community prays for peace at Bawku

The Muslim community at Bawku in the Upper East Region has commenced the recitations of the Holy Quran in dedication to the...

Bawku Security Council bans smocks

JoyNews/AdomNews · Security Council bans smock in Bawku The Bawku Municipal Security Council in the Upper East Region has...

Curfew imposed at Bawku

The Minister for the Interior has announced a 14-hour curfew in the Bawku Municipality in the Upper East Region.

Bawku Chief Imam passes on

The Chief Imam of Bawku in the Upper East Region, Sheikh Muhammad Murtada, has been reported dead. Shiekh Murtada is said...