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Calm down, we are in control of the situation- Police and Army assures public over Western Togoland

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Ghana Police service and the Ghana Armed Force has called on the public to remain calm as they are in control of the situation in the Volta Region.

On Friday, September 25, 2020, some members of the secessionists group Homeland Study Foundation blocked some roads particularly Tefle, Tsopoli, and Juapong  leaving travelers stranded.

In a statement signed by the Director of Public relations for the Ghana Armed Forces, Eric Aggrey-Quarshie, and the Director of Public Affairs for the Ghana Police Service, Mrs. Sheila Kessie Abayie –Buckman said ““In response to these unlawful acts, a joint Military-Police Team, in conjunction with other security agencies deployed to the affected areas and succeeded in apprehending 31 members of the Group. These arrested persons have since been brought to Accra for interrogation.”

They also call on the general public to calm down.

“In the meantime, the general public is entreated to remain calm and to volunteer any relevant information on the activities of the Group for necessary actions to be taken.” the statement added

Full statement is below:

Source: Ghana Waves

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