Joy News journalists attacked by NPP supporters
From: Ghana/Myjoyonline.com/Nathan Gadugah
December 10, 2012, 17:43 GMT
The angry NPP supporters being controlled by security personnel
Journalists from the Election Headquarters – Joy News- have been attacked by persons suspected to be supporters from the opposition New Patriotic Party.
The Joy team was part of the convoy of the AU chairman, Yayi Boni who was heading to the residence of the New Patriotic Party flagbearer Nana Akufo-Addo for a meeting.
The cudgel-wielding supporters accosted the Joy team who were in a Joy FM branded vehicle and began the attack, clubbing the vehicle at will and with venom.
Manasseh Awuni Azuri who was part of the team told
but for the timely intervention of the police and military personnel they would have been lynched.
According to him the vehicle has been dented after the attack. The headlight was cracked in the process.
The Joy team is currently being held at the Nima Police Station for their own safety.
): Have Your Say >>
Water crisis peaks in Kpone-Katamanso - Tricyle riders cash in
Health Insurance is mandatory - Sylvester Mensah
CLOGSAG fails to turn up for crunch meeting with Labour Commision
Ghana’s 4.8% expenditure on health is extremely low – Prof. Frimpong-Boateng
Cross-border rice smuggling - a big hole in Ghana’s revenue kitty
ECG’s “bad image” is due to wrong perception- Energy Consultant
Children also vulnerable to heart disease-medical officer warns
Govt urged to train health professionals to properly manage rabies
Anglican Church reunites with Christian Council
Minister tells Christians to ‘advertise’ Christ not pastors
Tools & Features
Audio on Demand
Joyonline on Twitter
Joyonline on Facebook
Joyonline on Youtube
Advertise with Us
© Copyright 2012 Myjoyonline.com All Rights Reserved.