Friday, 19 July

Police probe attack on Kofi Adomah

Kofi Adoma

The Police are investigating alleged attacks by some unknown persons on popular journalist Stephen Kofi Adomah, also known as Kofi Adoma Nwanwani a staff of Angel Broadcasting Network on August 6, 2022, at Old Ashongman Village in Accra.

The Police in a short statement said investigation into the alleged incident commenced immediately the matter came to their attention.

The journalist was attacked by unknown assailants riding a motorbike on Saturday, while on his way to Accra from Kuntunse.

They attacked him with sharp objects and tried to set him ablaze.

The Ghana Journalist Association, has condemned the attack describing it as “heinous and dastardly”.

“The GJA National Executive attending a three-day retreat at Obosomase, near Aburi in the Eastern Region, received the news of the attack with utter shock. We find the attack heinous and dastardly, and call On the Ghana Police Service to launch immediate investigations into the attack,” GJA said in a statement.

“We also urge the general public to support the police in their investigations to bring the perpetrators to face the law,” the statement added.

Source: Mensah