President Akufo-Addo has asserted that some foreign elements are engage in activities related regime-changing moves in Africa to serve their parochial interests.
He explained that these entities believes in coups as means to outs validly elected leaders.
“Some foreign entities regard coups in Africa as a means of enhancing their regional ambitions,” he noted.
“As such, they engage in all sorts of disinformation campaigns in a bid to disparage the authority of democratically elected authorities and instigate opposition protests against the incumbent.”
He was addressing on a forum on coups in Africa today, Tuesday, March 15, 2022.
He expressed worry over the re-emergence of coups in Africa, calling for their condemnation and suppression.
“The reappearance of coups in Africa in all its forms and manifestations must be condemned by all since it seriously undermines our collective bid to rid the continent of the menace of instability and unconstitutional changes in government as currently defined by the frameworks enshrined in the Lome Declaration.”