General News of Monday, 8 October 2018Source: XYZAkoto Osei’s attack: Police arrest 2Dr Anthony Akoto Osei, Monitoring and Evaluation MinisterThe Ashanti Regional Police Command has arrested two persons believed to be members of the pro-NPP vigilante group, Delta Forces in connection with the near fatal attack on the Monitoring and Evaluation Minister, Dr Anthony Akoto Osei, in his constituency last Sunday. AttackThe timely intervention of some NPP officers and the Police prevented the angry youth from physically attacking the MP on Sunday. Dr Akoto Osei was whisked away as the aggrieved NPP supporters smashed plastic chairs and other properties to register their displeasure to the lawmaker. The members of the Delta Force said their attack was over failed promises given them by the MP prior to the 2016 polls. Meanwhile, Dr Akoto Osei has denied reports the disruption of a meeting between him and some constituency executives of the NPP was carried by members of Delta Force.
Source: GhanaWeb October 08, 2018 19:41 UTC