Viral Policemen Threats Portrayed The Alert As A Danger And Bears Resemblance To Indiscipline-John Mahama
Previous President John Dramani Mahama has criticized the Police Administration over its inability to endorse some cops who were caught in a viral video alerted Ghanaians against any demonstrations of brutality on political decision day.
In the viral video, an equipped Policemen was seen requesting that citizens return home after they cast their polling form on December 7, 2020.
The cop who was in an earthy colored uniform and headgear said the political race was not about brutality consequently Ghanaians ought not participate in viciousness in any case the police will manage them savagely.
Talking in Twi, the official stated: “The political race isn’t about brutality. In the event that you get done with deciding on political decision day, return home. Try not to take part in savagery since, in such a case that you do, the police are set up to manage you”.
Responding to this, the previous President and official up-and-comer of the opposition National Democratic Congress portrayed the alert as a danger and bears a resemblance to indiscipline.
As per him, the officials who were found in the video must be authorized in light of the fact that they acted amateurishly.
He expressed that the administration has lost its trust and polished skill in light of the fact that the decision government has enrolled its vigilante bunches into the administration.
The police after the video circulated around the web conceded that the officials in the video are prepared.
In an assertion gave to declare the official outfits for Election Day, the police stated: “the people found in the video are sworn officials of the Ghana Police Service, who were occupied with unique activities of a course walk in the Upper East area. The earthy colored uniform and headgear worn by some of them are preparing clothing.
“Taking into account public enquiries on police outfits, the Inspector-General of Police, Mr James Oppong-Boanuh has coordinated that Police Officers performing Election 2020 obligations should wear the conventional police garbs which are in the shades of blue-dark, dark and police disguise.”
Mr Mahama additionally raised worries over the creation of the outfits and scrutinized the characters of the organizations behind the creation of the regalia.
He was concerned there has been an absence of straightforwardness in such manner and asked the police administration to be straightforward with Ghanaians.
In the interim, he has communicated dread the administering New Patriotic Party (NPP) will enlist some vigilante people into the security administrations for their plan.
He attested in a meeting on CTV on Sunday, November 22, 2020, that the police must not permit the public authority to utilize them for their childish interest.