The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo says the police needs the help of the community to ensure total peace and security in the country.
The President described the recent wave of armed robbery in the country as unacceptable, promising to work to ensure that Ghanaians are able to go about their daily duties without fear or panic.
The President delivering his speech at the 61st Independence Day anniversary celebration at the Independence Square in Accra on Tuesday, 6 March 2018 reiterated that no miscreant will have the space to terrorize citizens and generate a sense of insecurity in Ghana.
“We should not forget that the police need the help and support of the community to be able to do their work. We dare not lose our reputation as a haven of peace and security. I urge you all to join in making sure there is no hiding place in our midst for those who would disturb our peace. For my part, I will do whatever is necessary, within the confines of the constitution and the laws of the land, to ensure the peace of our country.” he added.