By Seli Baisie
The Ghana Police Service has reassured the public of their commitment to maintaining law and order and ensuring peace and security during the Kumawu Constituency bye-election tomorrow May 23, 2023.
The police in a statement has said it has implemented sufficient measures and has deployed an ample number of personnel to Kumawu and surrounding communities to support local law enforcement in providing election security.
“As part of the security arrangement, the Police this morning engaged the parties contesting the election including the New Patriotic Party (NPP), the National Democratic Congress (NDC), and one of the Independent candidates to enhance collaboration among all stakeholders towards a peaceful election.
“Adequate Police personnel have been deployed to Kumawu and the other communities within the Constituency to support the local Police to provide security for the election,” the statement said.
It added: “We wish to assure the people of the Kumawu constituency to go about their normal activities freely including going out to exercise their civic duty of casting their vote. We would also like to urge the general public, especially the people of the Kumawu Constituency to work with us to deliver a peaceful election and ensure the safety and security of all.”
Below is the full statement;