Director of Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, Supt. Sheilla Kessie Abayie-Buckman has announced that the Ghana Police Service has placed an amount of GHC20,000 on robbers who attacked a bullion van and killed two persons including a police officer in Accra on Monday, June 14.
This was announced on Tuesday, Jun 15, a day after the incident which has shudder many citizens of the country, especially Accra.
According to Supt. Sheilla, the police believes the amount will encourage people to give information about the whereabout of the suspects.
Meanwhile, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), James Oppong-Boanuh, on Tuesday held a crux meeting with the Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Dr Ernest Addison, Executives of the Ghana Association of Bankers, and Managing Directors of banks in Ghana to discuss ways to protect personnels who cart currencies for the banks.
According to a statement from Public Affairs Directorate of the Ghana Police Service, discussions focussed on finding ways to minimise the risk associated with moving cash in the country.
See screenshot of statement below: