Ghanaians angrily attack police officers for punishing people indiscriminately

Ghanaians angrily attack police officers for punishing people indiscriminately

- A group of Ghanaians have angrily confronted police officers with verbal attacks for lashing them unjustly

- According to the group, they were simply out to get prepaid electricity credit for themselves and were not against Nana Addo's orders

- They narrated how the police officers came to rain lashes on them and threatened to report them to their bosses

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A group of Ghanaians have been captured in a video angrily confronting police officers who were in the area to enforce the lockdown exercise that is currently ongoing.

According to the footage sighted by YEN.com.gh on the official Instagram handle of Facts and Truths, the local residents were out to get prepaid electricity.

They angrily narrated to the police officer who was sighted in the video that his colleague had just come to lash them without truly finding out why they were there and what they were out for.

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One particular lady who was a key member of the verbal attack on the police officer categorically mentioned that she would report the officers to be sanctioned.

Ghana's president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo declared on March 27, 2020, a lockdown of major parts of Accra, Obuasi, Tema and Kumasi in an attempt to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ghana.

The lockdown began on Monday March 30, 2020, with several police and army officers assigned to various locations to enforce the lockdown and ensure people are indoors.

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In other news, President Nana Akufo-Addo's quote on COVID-19 on March 27, 2020, has gone viral with several world icons hailing him.

The president made the quote as part of his address on the latest measures the country needs to undertake with regards to the coronavirus pandemic.

In the specific quote, Nana solidly declared that priority be given to human lives that are at stake over the economy which can be revived.

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