“He was whisked away by men in plainclothes in four land cruisers. We were told he was arrested on orders from above.”
The above are the words of eyewitnesses who witnessed the arrest in rambo style of the host of the Citizen Show on Accra FM Kwabena Bobie Ansah.
The broadcaster who is popularly known as Commander Boham was dumped at the Nima Police station where he was until the wee hours of 11 February 2022 when he was whisked to the Accra Regional Police Command where he is being held.
The police in the statement said “Mr Kwabena Bobbie Ansah of Accra FM was arrested yesterday, February 10, 2022, by the Accra Regional Police Command in connection with an alleged case of publication of false news and offensive conduct.”
“His arrest became necessary after he turned down several invitations from the Police to him and others involved in the case to assist with investigation,” the police said.
Baah Acheamfour said Kwabena Bobbie Ansah had no idea why he was being kept in cells