Stop Attacks On Immigration Officers At Borders – GIS Management Cautions | General News



The administration of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has condemned an assault on a workforce of Immigration officers on patrol on the Aflao border final evening, calling for an finish to such acts.

The officers, who have been on patrol duties at Beat 6 of the Aflao border, have been pelted with stones, leading to three of them sustaining severe accidents and are at the moment receiving therapy on the Ketu South Municipal Hospital beneath stiff safety.

The GIS, in an announcement signed by its Head of Public Affairs, C/SUPT. Michael Amoako-Atta stated whereas they appreciated the cooperation and assist from border residents and residents, these assaults on officers by some members of the general public ought to cease instantly.

“Administration of the Ghana Immigration Service has acquired with nice displeasure the report of an assault on a workforce of Immigration Officers on patrol duties at Beat 6 of the Aflao border by yet-to-be-identified assaulters at about 2325 hours final evening.

“The assaulters have been nevertheless dispersed by warning pictures from the patrol workforce forward of the arrival of a reinforcement workforce of Immigration Officers. One bystander nevertheless sustained accidents from a gunshot and is at the moment responding to therapy.

“We condemn the assault in no unsure phrases and advise border residents of Aflao, commuters and residents, typically, to think about border officers as individuals working in the end for the protection of our motherland,” the assertion learn.

It stated the administration of GIS would proceed to maintain an in depth eye on the state of affairs at Aflao, and all obligatory mechanisms could be deployed to maintain border safety uncompromised.

It known as on all Officers, particularly on the Aflao Sector Command, to stay resolute and never be deterred by the unlucky incident.




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