It is reported that former Majority Leader, Cletus Apul Avoka, has been attacked by armed robbers in Zebilla. Mr. Avoka, a former MP for Zebilla East Constituency, who is seeking a come-back was attacked in addition to his campaign team as they return from duties.
The incident happened around 10:40 pm on Thursday October 29, 2020, at Abuskologa in Zebilla. Also, it was revealed that his campaign team were returning from a tour at Gore, Azuwera and Tetako polling stations.
Cletus Avoka narrated that his campaign team was stopped by some gun men in police uniforms at a checkpoint. Additionally, he stated that their motorbikes, mobile phones and sums of money was taken away by the gun emn.He later found out that they were not policemen but rather armed robbers.
Fortunately, the team comprising the former Majority Leader escaped unhurt. They immediately lodged a complaint at the Zebilla Police station for investigation.
Mr. Cletus Avoka has served as Minister for Interior and Minister for Lands and Forestry in the era of the NDC.
In conclusion, Ghanaians should be very vigilant as the 2020 general election nears.