Deal with lawless people in my area-Mamprugu overlord charges security agencies
The overlord of Mamprugu, Na Bohagu Abdulai Mahami Sheriga has asked the law enforcement agencies to deal with people with intention of creating violence in this year’s elections.
The Nayiri also warned politicians behind indiscipline young people to put the nation interest above their parochial interest.
The Mamprugu overlord said his palace will not intercede with any criminal matter and that anyone found copable of going against the law must be arrested and prosecuted.
The overlord stated that he is aware of some people with evil intentions to kill innocent people and admonished those people to abandon it.
Na Bohagu Shiriga warned that the God’s of Mamprugu will not spare those people because they have already appease the Gods to be alert for whoever want to kill.
The Mamprugu overlord stated this when Northern Regional Director of National Commission for Civic Education Alhaji Abdul Razak Saani presented a copy of vigilantism and other related offences act 999-2019 that December 7th elections is scaring.
The NCCE Director explained to the chief and his elders the consequences of violenting the act and also the relief the chiefs will get when the law is fully implemented.
The presentation was part of NORSAAC’s ‘Decent Election’ project funded by Star-Ghana foundation.
The Mamprugu overlord advised the people in his kingdom to ensure that peace prevail during this year’s elections.
‘I don’t want any trouble and if anybody refused and go against the law he will suffer accordingly; You will rot in jail without even seeing the victory or defeat of your parties’ , the Mamprugu overlord warned.
‘Am appealing to the my people in the name of God, stop hooligalism’ he appealed.