The National Security Ministry and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have met.
According to Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the meeting took place on October 27, 2020, and was upon a request by NDC.
In a statement dated November 10, 2020, the Information Minister revealed that the meeting discussed a number of issues including: preparations by the National Election Security Task Force for the pending presidential and Parliamentary Elections, recent criminal activities by some groups along the country’s Eastern corridor, and implications for peace and security of Ghana.
The statement indicated that on security arrangements for the presidential and Parliamentary Elections, the meeting was briefed on the preparations by the National Elections Security Task Force.
It said the meeting underscored the fact that all officers of security agencies will wear identification tags.
By Melvin Tarlue