Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Samuel Kwasi Ofori who is also the Acting Director-General of the Ghana Police Service’s Public Affairs Directorate has warned peoples in Ghana to stop bribing officers on the roadside
ACP Samuel Kwasi Ofori voiced out that, he is warning who finds it interesting in giving bribes to the police officers when both of the bribe taker and giver caught they will face the law as the constitution demands
He made this declaration on Newsfile with Samson Lardy Anyenini on Joy FM
He continued that, The Inspector General of Police IGP George Akuffo Dampare and Ghana police have begun an operation to ensure that corrupt practices in the country will end
“We are aspiring to make our nation great and strong. The giver and taker should be punished by law. I believe that the law has spoken well of it. Looking at what is happening in the police, our new IGP has rolled out so many programmes and during his visit, he noted anti-corruption is one of his visions to ensure we detach ourselves from such unholy practices,” he said on Saturday.
“I can assure you that the new wave in the police service is trying to beat down and do away with corrupt practices. And the IGP is very stern on it, members of the police administration are committed to it. We are gradually making sure we sensitized our personnel and at the same time, encourage members of the public not to give money to the police on our streets,” ACP Kwesi Ofori added.