The Law Will Be Applied Without Fear Or Favour - Akufo-Addo Promissed Asantehene Featured

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the law would be applied "without fear or favour" and without regard to partisan, ethnic or religious considerations.

“It will not be under my watch that people will take the law into their own hands, neither will it be under my watch that the laws of our land will not be enforced. That will never happen," he said.

The President made the remark Saturday, when he paid a courtesy call on Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, at the Manhyia Palace, during the commencement of his three-day tour of the Ashanti Region.

The President's comment comes in the wake of an attack on the Ashanti Regional Security Co-ordinator, George Agyei, by members of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) vigilante group, Delta Force.

The group had stormed the Ashanti Regional Coordinating Council to drive Mr Agyei out because he was not part of the "struggle" to bring the party into power.

Many Ghanaians have accused the President of being indifferent to attacks by NPP groups which started hours after he was declared the winner of the 2016 election.

But speaking about group's attack days after it was carried out, President Akufo-Addo said he will not hesitate to apply the law in order to maintain the peace and order in the country.

“I know this matter is a source of great worry for you, Otumfuo. Let not your heart be troubled. The incident has occurred, and I assure you that measures have been put in place to forestall the reoccurrence of this issue in Asanteman, and, for that matter, in any part of the country,” he said.

The President was later to tell a gathering his visit to the Region was to thank the Asantehene and Asanteman for the massive show of confidence reposed in him and the NPP in the 2016 elections.

“The vote I got in Ashanti was unprecedented. I, therefore, came to show appreciation, and to tell Asanteman of the policy initiatives we are putting in place to ensure that we bring relief to the people of this country, and, thereby, return the country onto the path of progress and prosperity,” he said.

He added, “amongst others, I told the people that when we win, we would bring Free SHS. The Free SHS policy is on its way coming.”

President Akufo-Addo is expected to hold meetings with the leadership of transport unions in the region as well as pay a visit to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital. He will also visit the Kumasi Central Market and hold an encounter with the media.


  • Comment Link Tesha Tesha 23 August 2017

    I'm extremely impressed along with your writing skills and also with the format to your weblog.
    Is that this a paid subject or did you modify it yourself? Either way stay up
    the excellent high quality writing, it is uncommon to
    look a nice blog like this one today..

    dinero urgente - Tamela,

  • Comment Link Jani Jani 23 August 2017

    Hello there, I found your web site via Google while looking for
    a comparable topic, your web site got here up, it seems to be great.
    I've bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.
    Hi there, just was aware of your weblog via Google, and
    found that it's truly informative. I am going to watch out for brussels.
    I will appreciate for those who proceed this in future.

    Numerous people might be benefited from your writing.

  • Comment Link nichkkh nichkkh 23 August 2017

    1月17日天候やや曇り0700アメリカの巡洋艦の偵察機がドイツ艦隊を捉えた、0720ドイツ軍の偵察機もアメリカ艦隊を捉えていた。 体力的なコンディションの差もあっただろうが、自力は日本の方が上なのだろう。 Tour Concept2
    >そう語るのは、『ホンマでっか!?TV』(フジテレビ系)でおなじみの脳科学者・脳科学評論家の澤口俊之氏。 村民が困っていると人知れず解決してくれていました。
    スコッティキャメロン Tour Concept2 「一般消費財・サービス」「電気通信サービス」などが上昇。 *キヤノンMJ 1811 -56前日に決算発表、7-9月期は収益水準低下。
    スコッティキャメロン Tour Concept2
      夏草や兵どもが夢の跡(義経とその臣下の偉業、奥州藤原氏の栄華も今は跡形もない。 あと、3月のフルマラソン用のシューズも買わないといけないんだけど、アディダスのエキスパートシューズは、3Eがない仕方ないから、他のメーカーから探すかな。 スコッティキャメロンパター
    またグリップは短く握ったりスタンスの開きやクラブ選択で距離の微調整を行う事になるが30y以内は出球が強くなるロフト54度以上のクラブは一切使わず60度一本のみ使用。 ※「今回の決定は大型車の比率が高いアメリカのメーカーに大きな恩恵をもたらすと見られています」あり・兼松雄一郎「トランプ氏、トヨタに新工場要請 燃費規制緩和も明言」《日本経済新聞》Web刊,日本経済新聞社2017年3月16日。
    タイトリスト ニューポート2 ブラード・セントルイス連銀総裁「労働市場の状態は非常に良い」「ブレグジットを巡る投票はFOMCの決定に影響を与えないだろう」「ネガティブな国際の米国への影響は弱まっている」中間派の発言です。 左への引っ掛け、右へのプッシュと、どちらにもいくので怖くて使えません。
    Tour Concept2

  • Comment Link Raymundo Raymundo 23 August 2017

    I just could not leave your site prior to suggesting that I actually loved the standard info an individual supply on your guests?
    Is going to be back regularly in order to investigate cross-check new

  • Comment Link Rodrick Rodrick 23 August 2017

    I think this is one of the most significant info for me. And i'm glad reading your article.
    But should remark on some general things, The site style
    is ideal, the articles is really excellent : D. Good job,

  • Comment Link Yanira Yanira 23 August 2017

    I just like the valuable information you supply to your articles.
    I'll bookmark your weblog and test again right here frequently.

    I'm moderately sure I will be told lots of new stuff proper
    here! Good luck for the next!

  • Comment Link Cyril Cyril 23 August 2017

    For most up-to-date news you have to pay a quick visit web and
    on the web I found this site as a most excellent site for most up-to-date updates.

    creditos rapidos sin nomina online, Bettye,

  • Comment Link Sima Sima 23 August 2017

    I'm no longer sure where you're getting your information, however great topic.
    I needs to spend a while studying much more or working out more.
    Thank you for fantastic information I was looking for this info
    for my mission.

    creditos rapidos y faciles; Latashia,

  • Comment Link Gonzalo Gonzalo 23 August 2017

    Great site you have here but I was wondering if you knew of any message boards that cover the same topics talked
    about in this article? I'd really like to be a part of community where
    I can get suggestions from other knowledgeable individuals that share the same interest.
    If you have any suggestions, please let me know. Bless

  • Comment Link Valeria Valeria 23 August 2017

    Your style is so unique compared to other people I
    have read stuff from. Many thanks for posting when you've got the opportunity,
    Guess I'll just bookmark this blog.

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.

  1. Top Rated
  2. Latest Comments

Featured Video