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November 1, 2017 5:12 PM Kwabena Agyepong Has Clout To Stop Vigilantism

New Patriotic Party (NPP) youth group in the Volta Region has reiterated the call on the Party to lift its suspension on Mr Kwabena Agyei Agyepong, the Party’s elected General Secretary to stop activities of vigilante groups affiliated with the NPP. They said Mr Agyepong has the clout and connections with the grassroots of the Party to stop acts of vandalism 61

November 1, 2017 3:01 PM Sissala West NPP rioters remanded in prison

At least seven New Patriotic Party activists in the Sissala West District of the Upper West Region have been remanded in prison custody for a week. The seven were part of a marauding crowd who besieged the offices of the District Chief Executive of the area, chased him out and locked his office. The DCE, Mohammed Bako was left with no choice but to seek refuge 60

October 31, 2017 2:51 PM Stop attacks or face the law– Blay warns NPP hooligans

Acting National Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Freddie Blay, has warned vigilante groups aligned to the party to desist from violent acts or face the full rigorous of the law. “Law is law, and it must be enforced in this country. So I will ask that if they [vigilante groups] are our members they should stop doing that because people 58

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 43

October 31, 2017 12:28 PM Minister Dares President – ‘Fire Me If Fail…’

Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery, says he is prepared to be fired from his position if he fails to deal with the widespread lawlessness caused by pro-New Patriotic Party (NPP) vigilante groups in the country. Vigilante groups like Kandahar Boys, Delta Force, Invisible Force and others have wreaked havoc and caused a state of insecurity in parts of the country 48

October 31, 2017 8:57 AM Hypocrisy Of Cloth Has Blindfold Koku Anyidoho

It’s upsetting, to hear the NDC and the likes of Koku Anyidoho talk about the subject of security and political vigilante groups and violence in this country in a manner to run the current government down. Clearly you easily note, there is some element of skewedness of the subject in favour of their political interest and identities, based on their biased 62

October 31, 2017 8:53 AM Locking up offices not new – Awuku

The youth organiser of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Sammy Awuku has condemned acts of political violence in the country, but said locking up offices “is not new to our dispensation.” Irate youth of the ruling party have been on rampage since the Danquah-Dombo-Busia tradition took over governance, demanding jobs and forcing government appointees 49

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 60

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 40

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 74