Family of man allegedly killed by police request for burial at Police Headquarters

Family of man allegedly killed by police request for burial at Police Headquarters

Information available to YEN.com.gh shows that family members of the late Alfred Kofi Ampoma, popularly known as ‘Barluso’, have requested that his body should be buried at the forecourt of the Konongo Divisional Command HQ.

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Barluso was brutalized and killed by two police officers at Adomfe in the Ashanti region.

The lawyer representing the family, Asamoah Agyemang, revealed that his burial at the headquarters would constantly remind the police of their prime duty to protect Ghanaians.

Family of man allegedly killed by police request for burial at police headquarters

Source: myjoyonline.com
Source: UGC

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YEN.com.gh understands that three police officials have been interdicted with respect to the matter.

General Sergeant Suleman Seidu; General Corporal Seth Agbango and General Lance Corporal Salifu Yakubu were allegedly named as the culprits.

Per a report by myjoyonline.com, Ampoma was attacked by the officers after he had stopped to fix his faulty car.

Police officials have however assured Ghanaians that investigations into the case have begun and have therefore urged everyone to remain calm.

In other news, Ghanaians resident in the Suhum Municipality in the Eastern region have vowed to boycott the 2020 elections.

The threat came after a classroom that was built over 80 years ago collapsed, compelling authorities to organize classes under trees.

YEN.com.gh has learned that three-unit GETFUND classroom blocks for Kindergarten pupils and a teacher’s bungalow project started by the previous government have been abandoned.

The people of the community promised that they will allow no political party to campaign in the area until the projects are completed.

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