IGP calls Bridget Otoo over robbery attack



The Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Dr George Akuffo Dampare , has called to feel for Metro TV writer, Bridget Otoo, after outfitted looters assaulted her concrete business on Wednesday, GhanaWeb has learnt.

As per the transmission columnist, the IGP requested to address her shop specialist who was damaged by the awful assault by the burglars.


Otoo composed on her Twitter course of events, “The IGP Dr. Akuffo Dampare considered me some time back to feel for me and requested to address my shop chaperon who was damaged by the disastrous outfitted burglary which occurred at my shop today [Wednesday]. Lamentably, I had ventured out from home so he was unable to address her.


“I like the call and his obligation to uncovering wrongdoing in the city and nation overall. I’ve had territorial authorities of the Tema and Greater Accra likewise contact me. Wrongdoing officials have likewise taken subtleties and are right now researching the episode.”

The transmission columnist feels that, there is another breeze blowing inside the Ghana Police Service contrasted with what Ghanaians are utilized to.

She instructed individuals who are casualties with respect to violations not to stop for a second to call the police complementary number to get help.


“To be sure there is another breeze blowing inside the Ghana Police Service than what we were utilized to. Should you be a survivor of any wrongdoing or suspect a wrongdoing may be occurring, kindly don’t stop for a second to contact wrongdoing warriors’ numbers 18555 or 191 for crises.”

Bridget Otoo further offered her true thanks to the police order.

“Goodness! Much obliged to you to the IGP and ACP Kwesi Fori!!! Much obliged to you to the portable watch groups. Me as well as to each Ghanaian, I need everybody to have a sense of security to approach doing their business unafraid. For that, I’m appreciative… ” her tweet said.


Furnished burglars assaulted Otoo’s concrete shop on the morning of Wednesday, September 29, and carried off GH¢500 deals for the first part of the day. They additionally took the cell phone and other individual things of her shop orderly.

Portraying the rate in a progression of tweets, Bridget Otoo said, “Two people on a bicycle discharged two admonition shots and threatened to use the weapon on my shop specialist and took the morning’s money deals of 500 cedis. She’s protected however apparently shaken. I don’t have the foggiest idea what I would have told her folks if sth had happened to her.

“The outfitted burglars carried off her telephone. Interestingly, shop should be a caseless shop. The main client who never pays cash, chosen to pay cash today and that cash was picked by the looters. Odd happenstances.

“My telephone rang, an obscure number, I got and I heard my shop specialist crying and shouting ‘Madam save me’ My heart sank, not knowing what it was and without telling her I was alarmed at the sound of her request … then, at that point, the words ‘they threatened to use a weapon on me Madam'”.

“I was at the fundamental shop, and I requested that a companion move his vehicle to the next shop, now, I realized it was outfitted burglary. I just advised my companion to bring my shop orderly. I was unable to mind in the event that they had taken concrete in the shop or whatever actual money she on her.

“The outfitted looters needed to ransack every one of the shops on that stretch however my young lady yelled and that frightened them, her shout saved different shops who raced to save their lives. Eiii God, what was I going to tell her mum and Dad? I can’t quit posing myself this inquiry!!”

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