The Ashanti Regional Police Command has arrested twelve (12) persons suspected to be
involved in recent cases of robberies and kidnapping of Fulani herdsmen and
their dependents around Ejura, Mampong and Akomadan areas in the Ashanti Region.
The suspects who are also believed to be Fulanis are Bube Buru alias Jawuga, 29,
Abdulai Mahamadu, 29, Karim Abdulai, 37, Sulemana Ali, 32, Yusif Musah, 40 and
Halidu Ali, 25. The others are Ali Adama, 40, Abubakari Gariba, 20, Gariba Maanu, 40,
Bella Amadu, 27, Alidu Amadu, 18 and Ali Abraham, 20.
The Ashanti Regional Police PRO, ASP Godwin Ahianyo speaking to the media in Kumasi explained that the twelve (12) suspects have already been identified by their victims.
“The suspects have since been remanded by District Courts in the various Communities above mentioned to re-appear on separate dates. Police suspect them of other similar crimes; therefore we are urging all persons within the Ashanti Region, particularly in and around Ejura, Mampong and Akomadan who have been victims of robberies and kidnapping by Fulani Herdsmen in particular to report to the Regional Police Headquarters to assist in investigation,” ASP Godwin Ahianyo said.
ASP Ahianyo encouraged the public to report any person(s) suspected to be involved in
robberies and kidnapping around Ejura, Sekyeredumase, Mampong and Akomadan to
the nearest Police Station or call Police on the telephone numbers 0299207770, 18555 or
Source: Ghana | Angelfmonlinegh.com | Osei Kwadwo