Former President John Dramani Mahama has reacted to a video documentary produced by joy news by describing as “harrowing”. The video portrays how part of the Osu Castle has been turned into a training ground for a militia believed to be aligned to the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP).
Reacting to an exposé by investigative journalist Manasseh Azuri Awuni that reveals the existence of a pro-New Patriotic Party (NPP) militia that trains in a top government security facility, Mahama said the office of the President, now used as an Annex (Osu Castle) to train party militia group called De-Eye.
The former president John Mahama said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the government has produced enough painting to paint Ghana black.
The Osu Castle is where the De-Eye Group, militia group has been operating since Nana Addo and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) took office after defeating the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in 2016.
The Commander of this group is Nana Wireko Addo, popularly known as ‘Choman’ and the commander is former personal bodyguard of the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
Sources within the group, however, according to the investigations, De-Eye Group undertakes security operations in and outside Accra.