The Inspector General of Police, Dr. George Akuffo Dampare, has met with the leadership of the governing New Patriotic Party and the main opposition National Democratic Congress at the District Police Command in Kumawu. Apexnewsgh.com report
The meeting was held on Monday, May 22, 2023, ahead of Tuesday’s by-election in Kumawu.
The IGP admonished the leadership of both parties to advise their supporters not to cause any trouble or disturb the peace of the area before, during, and after Tuesday’s by-election.
The IGP further warned that any lawlessness will be dealt with in accordance with the law.
The by-election is in connection with the death of the late sitting MP. Phillip Basoah, who was buried on Saturday, 20 May 2023.
Two independent candidates both known as Kwaku Duah are competing with Ernest Yaw Anim, the NPP candidate, and NDC candidate Kwasi Amankwaa.