Dr Mohammed Ibn Chambers, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel, has requested that Ghanaian specialists hamburger up security at the fringes so as to brace down the pirating of illegal arms into the nation.
He expressed that security must be reinforced particularly at the northern outskirts following the exercises of fanatics and other psychological oppressor bunches in the Sahel area in front of the races on December 7 this year.
Dr Ibn Chambers was talking during the dispatch of the ‘Voting form without Bullet’ activity by the Commission of Small Arms and Light Weapons in front of the races.
He said “We have to reinforce security at the outskirts to guarantee that little arms utilized in struggle are not reused here during the political race time frame. He included that there is the need to check the sneaking of little arms and light weapons into the nation.
“The northern hub is particularly significant on account of the circumstance that we find in the Sahel, the dangers of brutality by the fanatic and psychological oppressor bunches so specific consideration should be paid in our northern boondocks.”
As far as it matters for him, Mr. Jones Borteye Applerh, Executive Secretary of the Commission of Small Arms and Light Weapons noticed that the permeable idea of Ghana’s bo9rders is the main factor in the pirating of illegal arms in Ghana.
He said “We have to impact the conduct of the residents through open refinement and instruction on risks on the maltreatment of weapons before during and after the races. The permeable idea of our outskirts have been a significant wellspring of unlawful progressions of arms into this nation.
“Given this, the ‘Polling form Without Bullet’ venture has focused on 10 problem area voting public involving six outskirt electorates and four non-fringe supporters. The outskirt bodies electorate are Jirapa, Ketu South, Jomoro, Wulensi, Banda, Chiana Paga whiles Awutu Senya East, Offinso North, Gomoa West and Upper West Akim are the non-fringe supporters.”