The Ghana Bar Association has promised to do all it can to ensure that the robbers who allegedly killed Richard Badombie, a Lawyer and a member of the GBA are arrested and prosecuted.
The GBA, in a statement, commiserated with the bereaved family of the lawyer and promised to assist the Police get to the bottom of the matter.
”The GBA would like to assure its entire membership that the Association will do everything within Its power to ensure the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators of this abominable crime.”
Ir further asked the security agencies to put in place measures to help prevent criminal activities in the country.
”The GBA implores the security agencies to intensify activities and programmes aimed at drastically reducing the crime rate in the country, especially armed robbery and other violent crimes. The GBA also entreats the security agencies to enhance education of the general public on crime prevention and detection with a view to awakening the security consciousness of the citizenry.”
Meanwhile, the GBA has placed a Ghc20,000 bounty on the heads of the suspected robbers.
”The GBA also urges the general public to volunteer information to the security agencies to enable them thoroughly investigate the matter with a view to identifying the perpetrators of the crime and making them suffer the consequences of their action. The GBA stands ready and prepared to give a reward of Twenty Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHC20,OOO.OO) to anyone who volunteers credible and legitimate information that will lead to the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators of the crime