President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has apologized to Na Fussini Seydou Bilbo IV, the overlord of the Traditional Walla District for the atrocities inflicted on some residents by some military men in the month of early July.
President Akufo Addo in the beginning of his working visit to the Upper West Region said in a speech on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 that the misfortune which took pklace at wa is one of the reasons for his visit.
The President of the Republic explained that although the Minister of Defense, the Minister of Interior, as well as the army hierarchy have come to apologize to the residents of Wa, they have taken measures to deal with the soldiers who committed the act. He also considered it necessary to come to Wa in person and make an apology.
“I have come to add my voice to that of the soldiers, as well as the Minister for Defence, to say how sorry I am about the incident, and to let you know that we will do everything possible to make sure that such an incident is not repeated,” he said.