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Disregard reports of Prez. Akufo-Addo ordering the arrest of Prof. Frimpong Boateng and John Boadu

By Mutala Yakubu
Prof. Frimpong Boateng
Prof. Frimpong Boateng
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Director of Communications at the Presidency Eugene Arhin has moved quickly to deny reports that President Akufo-Addo has directed the Inspector General of Police James Oppong Boanuh to arrest Minister for Environment Prof. Frimpong Boateng and NPP General Secretary John Boadu.

A release on social media said the two were being arrested for their involvement in the missing excavators sage but that has been quashed now.

The Ghana Police Service yesterday issued a statement announcing the arrest of six (6) persons for their involvement in the missing excavators and other equipment seized by operatives of Operation Vanguard.

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The six persons arrested so far are; Horace Ekow Ewusi, Frederick Ewusi, Joel Asamoah, Adnan Haruna, Frank Gyan, and John Arhin.

Eugene Arhin posted on his Facebook wall and urged Ghanaians to disregard the reports.

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