Eastern Region

Ghana: Man accused of murdering his wife at Oyoko

The Eastern Regional Police are looking for a commercial driver, Michael Abeiku, 30, who is accused of murdering his 27-year-old wife, Gifty Tetteh, in the New Juaben North Municipality of Oyoko. According to the deceased’s relatives, Micheal, who had threatened to commit the crime months before, did so on Thursday after accusing his wife of infidelity. They explained that Abeiku Michael inflicted multiple deep machete wounds on her limbs, neck, breast, and knees after a short argument wit...[Read More]

Road traffic fatalities are decreasing – E/R NRSA

According to available statistics, the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) has recorded a margin of decrease in road fatalities in the Eastern Region. Between January and October 2022, 325 people were killed in 1177 crashes, compared to 357 people killed in the same period last year. “We started seeing a decrease in fatalities in March, and we now have a decrease of well over 8%.” So, with the campaign, we are confident that we will continue to reduce the figures into next year,...[Read More]