14 In Police Grips Over Political Threats
Fourteen people have been arrested for threatening to hamper the rerun of the Constituency Executive elections of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), the Police Service has said.
The suspects are currently in police custody according to a statement from the Ghana Police Service.
Prior to the elections, the suspects are said to have invaded the home of one of the candidates in the election to threaten her.
They are reported to have intimidated others as well.
The suspects were arrested on Wednesday, February 8, 2023 and will be put before a court later, the police said in a brief statement.
They have been identified as Kwabena Analdini, Kwasi Fobi, Isaac Oppong, Stephen Kwofie, Isaac Mensah, Kwame Amofah, Acheampong Ernest, Prosper Hato, Hadi Koder, Aryittey Tettey, Kwasi Mintah, Dominic Akapo, Odoom Botwe and Emmanuel Arhin Owusu.
Source: opemsuo.com/Hajara Fuseini