President Nana Akufo-Addo, has learnt, has summoned police chief David Asante-Apeatu to the Flagstaff House over Thursday’s violent attack on a Kumasi Circuit Court by some members of pro-government vigilante group Delta Force to free 13 of their colleagues who were standing trial for an earlier violence meted out on the Regional Security Coordinator.
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Nana Asante Apeatu has revealed that the police did not anticipate an escape by the 13 Delta Force members who had been arraigned considering the fact that they willingly presented themselves to be sent to court prior to the hearing.
The maverick Assin Central Member of Parliament, Mr Kennedy Agyapong, who had earlier defended the riotous activities of the Delta Force, a political vigilante group aligned to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has made a U-turn and condemned the group.
Former Defence Minister Benjamin Kunbuor must “hasten slowly” in his comments and calls for an early congress else it will undermine the work of the committee set up by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to probe the party’s defeat in 2016, Prof Ransford Gyampo, a senior lecturer at the University of Ghana, has urged.
The Minority Leader is accusing the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) of misleading Parliament in a cocaine allegation case that is increasingly becoming a tale of mistaken identity.
The Ashanti Regional Youth Organiser of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Brogya Genfi has petitioned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to withdraw the nomination of Major Derek Oduro (rtd) as Deputy Minister-Designate for Defence for justifying an assault on a journalist.
Ace broadcaster and lawyer, Moses Foh Amoaning, is convinced Bawku Central Member of Parliament, Mahama Ayariga, made the bribery allegations against three MPs and a Minister based on false information.
Information Minister, Mustapha Abdul Hamid Tuesday placed the full weight of government behind the Media Coalition Against Galamsey (#StopGalamsey), saying that the government has no excuse not to put the menace down.