The immediate past president of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama has condemned the shooting incident that took place at the Ashanti regional Headquarters of the NDC which led to the loss of one life and another in critical condition.
He expressed his disgust at the “Criminal act” in a Facebook post and called for the police to apprehend the culprits and bring them to book.
“I have just been briefed about a shooting incident that occured in front of the Ashanti Regional Office of the NDC leading to the death of one person and injury to another.
I strongly condemn this incident. It is clearly a criminal act, and I call on the police and relevant security agencies to investigate, immediately apprehend the culprits and subject them to the full rigours of the law.”
BOOT FOR BOOT COMMENT
Today’s incident comes off the back of recent comments by the ex president in reaction to the pockets of violence that occured during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election. ” The NDC has revolutionary roots. And that when it comes to unleashing violence, nobody can beat us in unleashing violence…We will match them boot for boot”, the ex president was recorded saying.