General News of Wednesday, 16 May 2018Source: Starrfmonline.comSoldiers attack police officers in Tamale; eight injuredOne of the injured police officerPolice officers within the Tamale metropolis in the Northern region have abandoned their posts following violent attacks on some Cops by some soldiers in the area. The Police officers are demanding that their armoury is opened so they can get access to guns and other weapons to face the armed soldiers. The soldiers subsequently attacked any other police officer in the Tamale metropolis. Starr News’ Northern regional correspondent, Eliasu Tanko reports that eight police officers have been injured following attacks by the soldiers. According to reports, over a hundred police officers within the Tamale metropolis have abandoned their duty posts for fear of being attacked by the armed soldiers.
Source: GhanaWeb May 16, 2018 14:48 UTC