The Ghana Police says they have no authority to enter the Chamber of Parliament to undertake any law enforcement venture, it contravenes the laws of the country.
Following the recent happenings in the House of Parliament, during the 2022 budget debate, some concerned Ghanaians have questioned why the Police did not go into the Chamber to maintain law and order and take action against Members of Parliament who were seen engaged in what looked to many like violent disturbances and scuffles in the Chamber of Parliament.
According to the Director -General, Public Affairs, ACP Kwesi Ofori Ghana’s constitutional arrangements, security issues within the Chamber of Parliament are the responsibility of the Marshal of Parliament.
This was disclosed in a press release by the Ghana Police.
Read the full statement below:
Source: Ghanatodayonline.com/Louis Gyamerah