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November 1, 2017 8:47 PM Rampaging NPP youth will be convicted; we have enough evidence- Police

Tamale Police say they are ready to clamp down on lawless activities by rampaging New Patriotic Party youth who have decided to hold political leaders hostage. Police spokesperson ASP Mohammed Tanko told Joy News’ Emefa Appau the youth “will not dare” because when they do, the full force of the police will descend on them. According to him, the police 62

October 31, 2017 3:22 PM Read the game, don't invade the pitch

The National Youth Authority has implored the youth of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) desist from lawless acts by taking advantage of the many opportunities in the country. At a news conference in Accra Monday, NYA CEO, Emmanuel Asigri, said such acts as locking offices to demand jobs undermine the potentials of the youth. “We urge the young 74

October 31, 2017 12:34 PM Vigilantism: You are reaping what you sowed – Mahama jabs NPP gov’t

Former President John Mahama is convinced the Nana Akufo-Addo-led government is reaping the fruits of vigilantism which it sowed while in opposition. "When you sow the wind, you reap a whirlwind!",” Mr Mahama wrote on his Facebook account on Sunday. “Political ‘vigilantism’ is spiraling out of control and government doesn’t appear to be able to deal with the situation 49

October 31, 2017 8:55 AM Be bold to tackle the lawlessness

The Executive Director of Danquah Institute, Kingsley Nyarko, has advocated the need for law enforcers in the country to tackle boldly issues of lawlessness. He believes applying the full force of the law on any individual or group engaged in violent acts in the country will set the example that is needed to nip such acts in the bud. “We cannot continue 69

October 30, 2017 6:06 AM NPP Gov’t has lost control over vigilantism – Mahama

Former President John Mahama believes the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government is becoming incapable of dealing with vigilante groups affiliated to it, that continue to wreak havoc without any significant consequences. In a brief post on Facebook, Mr. Mahama also questioned the silence of “moral society” which he said had become mere spectators 67

October 30, 2017 5:52 AM Lawlessness: Moralists have become spectators – Mahama

Former president John Mahama has expressed shock over the disturbing level of silence on the part of personalities and groups who are supposed to speak out against ongoing political lawlessness. About 19 acts of violence spearheaded by the various vigilante groups of the NPP have been recorded since President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo took over from John Mahama 46

October 28, 2017 1:13 PM Security Capos Are Breaking Akufo-Addo’s Heart – Sammi Awuku

National Youth Organiser for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Sammy Awuku says inaction on the part of the security forces to deal with political vigilantism, is causing overwhelming distress to the President, Nana Akufo-Addo. The President he stated, has done his part by appointing persons whom he deemed to be competent, to man the security of the country 86

October 28, 2017 10:15 AM Attack on Sissala West DCE ‘nothing serious’ – Minister

Sulemana Alhassan, the Upper West Regional Minister, has downplayed the incident at the office of the Sissala West District Chief Executive that saw rowdy New Patriotic Party youth boldly lock up the office of the public officer. Speaking on Eyewitness News, Mr. Alhassan, who did not emphatically condemn the action of the youth, described it as a “small 52

October 27, 2017 8:33 PM Karaga NPP Chair, 4 others arrested over police station raid

The governing New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Karaga Constituency Chairman, Tahiru Zakaria, and four others have been arrested and detained at the Northern Regional Police Command. The rest are the acting constituency Secretary, Abdulai Ziblim, the Nasara Coordinator, Osman Baba, an elder of the NPP, Nyab Mahamang, and the Research Officer, Abdul Karim S. Alhassan 55

October 27, 2017 2:04 PM Disowning NPP Thugs A Step In The Right Direction

It is becoming increasingly embarrassing to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as some reprobates in the party continue to take the law into their own hands against appointed public officials. The recent incident in Karaga in the Northern Region where the Youth Employment Coordinator was attacked for appointing people into the security module of the agency 50