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40 Have Been Arrested - Operation Wear You Mask

MohammedKarfo 06/24/2020

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. About fourth (40) peoples have been arrested for not wearing their nose mask in the Greater Accra region by the newly created division in the Ghana Police Service.

The President on delivering his 11 and 12 nation address concerning Covid-19, said the wearing of nose mask is now mandatory and he has sanction it with the executive instrument.

The President said it the his address that, it has now become necessary he make the wearing of nose mask compulsory to stop further spreading of the virus.

The greater Accra regional police command has since make 40 arrest. They are to be arrange before Court for prosecution.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. The Greater Accra Regional PRO ASP Afia Tenge confirms the arrestment on Adom fm evening New segment. She said culprit can face a fine up to Ghs 12,000.

When asked about how the police is going about the operation, since the police wouldn't know the status of the person they are arresting and she said after arrest, they will grant them bill and present them before Court so that they don't affect people in cells if they have the virus.

The PRO said, people should comply with the new law, for if you are caught! you will be prosecuted.

Source: opera.com
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Top Comments
stone_boy · 06/26/2020
how many have u arrested at npp n ndc camps
IssahSulemana_01 · 06/25/2020
See hipocracy and useless laws in this country, where are the police during the npp parliamentary elections, what kind of country are we inn
KonaduCollins · 06/27/2020
go and arrest your kumasi people
Yaweh · 06/27/2020
just 40 people since the law was passed? and you are fining a ghanaian who has been home since lockdown if not sack from work to pay 12,000. so this people do they think at all. better come to town with buses and start carrying people to the station because even the police themselves don't wear the mask. senseless law.

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