Sad as Former mayor of Accra d!es some hours ago.

The deceased, Mr. Nunoo-Amarteifio, was the boss of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) from 1994 to 1998 under former President Jerry John Rawlings.

Nunoo-Amarteifio served as an occasional guest critic for the Ghanaian Times and Sunday Mirror after returning from the US as well as Canada where he worked as an architect and consultant.

In a report by Accra-based Asaase Radio, Mr. Amarteifio passed on in the early hours of Monday, December 20th.

Meanwhile, the Bono East Regional Police Command has shot de@d two (2) robbery and kidnapping suspects at Yeji on Monday, December 20, 2021.

Special Anti-Robbery officers through an intelligence-led operation on criminal syndicate at Yeji shot and k!lled the two suspects identified as Ali Ruga alias Ali Mugayaro and Issaka Abubakar aka Kurlidor.

A statement released by the police disclosed that the deceased suspects were members of a robbery and kidnapping syndicate operating in and around Yeji enclave who were involved in in the kidnapping of one Boma on Saturday, December 11, 2021, and released him later on after a ransom of Twenty-Five Thousand Ghana Cedis (Gh¢25,000) was paid.

The release added that the same syndicate kidnapped one Alhaji Juuli about two months ago and released him after a ransom of Sixty Thousand Ghana Cedis (Gh¢60,000) was paid.