The Ghana Immigration Service as part of their duty has seized some substances suspected to be Marijuana from a Man in Liero, a community around fielmuo in the Sissala West District of Upper West Region.
This was after some checks were conducted on 1st of December 2022.
Statement from Ghana Immigration Service
TO: ALL MEDIA HOUSES
FROM: RPAO, GIS, UWR
SUBJ: 981 PARCELS OF SUBSTANCES SUSPECTED TO BE MARIJUANA BUSTED.
DATE: 1ST DECEMBER, 2022
On the 1st of December, 2022, at about 0800HRS, a joint Immigration and FPU personnel were on a routine patrol on some identified unapproved routes bordering neighbouring Burkina Faso. At about 1023HRS, and acting on an Intel, the team conducted a swoop in a house of a certain man called ****** (Name withheld) at LIERO, a community around Fielmuo. It was revealed that most of the rooms were stocked with sacks of bags containing compressed substances suspected to be marijuana.
The determined personnel, with a back up reinforcement, retrieved the suspected substances totaling Nine-Hundred and Eighty-One (981) parcels and sent to the Hamile Border Post for further investigation and action. The respective state security agencies would be invited to analyse the exhibits to ascertain the veracity of our deep suspicion on what the substance is actually.
In the meantime, frantic efforts are being made to apprehend persons connected to the ceased substance to aid in investigation and appropriate action.
The Hamile Border Post Commander, Chief Supt. Owusu Ansah indicated that whereas we appreciate the impeccable rapport with the locals, we wish to respectfully inform the few unrepentant ones not to stand in our way. They must either change or we change them, middle grounds is not an option.
Attached are the suspected substances ceased.
Submitted for your information.
Signed: IBN YUSSIF DURANAH ABDUL-MUMIN SEIDU