Kumasi Jail Break Outsiders Give Information To Prisoners

Mr Mark Woyongo has blame outsiders for the recent scuffle which occured at the Kumasi Central Prison where prisoners attempted jailbreak.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The Minister of Interior, Mark Woyongo has blamed outsiders of instigating the attempted jailbreak at the Kumasi Central prisons.

Some of the prisoners last week who attempted to escape from prison were hit by gunshot and feared dead as heavily armed police and prison guards responded to the prison break to restore calm.

Some of the inmates attacked the prison guards with bricks, stones, sachet water and other objects.

Mr Woyongo paid a visit to the Kumasi Central prisons to ascertain the extent of damage caused by the riot.

He added that preliminary investigations have revealed that the attempted jailbreak was a well-orchestrated one.

“It was a well-planned jailbreak, fortunately for us it didn’t go through because I am told there were cars standing around to pick some of the prison inmates. That is why they were trying to break the walls,” Woyongo said.

Mr. Woyongo stressed the need for a thorough investigation to be conducted into the issue so that all those who had a hand in the act could be dealt with accordingly.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Video Metro Mass bus catches fire on Cape Coast-Kasoa highwaybullet
2 Akrasi Sarpong High court convicts former NACOB boss for contemptbullet
3 Nkonya Terminator "I am not afraid of death" - Kwabena Adjeibullet
4 Kintampo Waterfalls Accident Ambulance conveying Kintampo victims...bullet
5 Kintampo waterfalls accident Angry gods caused Kintampo tree...bullet
6 Kintampo Waterfall Accident Tourist site closed down indefinitelybullet
7 Charity First Lady pays cost of heart surgery for 7-year-old...bullet
8 Security Ghana Armed Forces resumes 2017 recruitment exercisebullet
9 Dr Mahamudu Bawumia Veep pays surprise visit to Passport...bullet
10 Abandoned Babies Akua Donkor is ready to take care of...bullet

Top Videos

1 Prophecy I predicted Kintampo accident - Prophetbullet
2 Ghana@60 Agya Koo embarrassed Ghana at Independence Day - Asiedu Nketiabullet
3 Health Alert Fufu is killing Africans - Mensah Otabilbullet
4 Video Metro Mass bus catches fire on Cape Coast-Kasoa highwaybullet
5 Video Taxi driver terrified after an encounter with a ghostbullet
6 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank...bullet
7 Obinim What happen'd when we fact checked Obinim's Bible...bullet
8 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries...bullet
9 Watch Kumchacha delivers Counselor Lutterodt from 'demons'bullet
10 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet

News