Shooting incidence at Ashanti NDC Meeting is regrettable – NDC
The Ashanti Regional office of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has confirmed that some of its members have been shot at close range leading to the death of at least one person during a meeting at its office in Kumasi on Monday morning.
Two people were shot during the incident. Another is on admission at the intensive care unit of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital.
Read the full release from the Ashanti Regional Secretariat of the NDC :
NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS – ASHANTI REGIONAL SECRETARIAT
OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON INCIDENT AT THE ASHANTI REGIONAL OFFICE ON MONDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2019
The Ashanti Regional Secretariat of the National Democratic Congress regrets to report that an unfortunate incident occurred at the party’s regional office today, Monday 18th February, 2019.
The regrettable incident occurred while a meeting between the National Chairman, The General Secretary, a Deputy General Secretary and the Regional Executive Committee were ongoing. Some men on Motorbike wielding guns attacked a gathering outside, short indiscriminately and sped off.
We regret to announce that one of the two men who were shot has passed on and the other is in a critical condition at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH). The National Chairman, General Secretary and the Regional Executive Committee has visited him at the Hospital.
We request the police to carry out a thorough investigation into the matter and bring the perpetrators to book.
Kwame Zu (Regional Secretary)