The leaders of Western Togoland (WTL) has threatened the Ghana Police Service and military to get out of the territories (Volta region) claimed by the secessionist.
The threats followed after the army stormed and took control of roads captured by these armed militants in an attempt to prevents civilians from entering the said region.
A statement has surfaced from Western Togoland statehood under the regime of Togbe Yesu Kwabia Edudzi I explaining that the initial road blocks was to force the republic to the negotiating table.
“Roadblocks to assert its sovereignty are all over the Southern sector. Vehicular and passenger movements have come to a standstill. For how long? Until Ghana agrees to come to the negotiation table, with expected UNO facilitation. All political activities within the new State are banned with immediate effect” the statement from mynewsgh stated
The WTL also explained that the national security officers of Ghana army and police service in the Volta region should be ordered out in 24 hours.
“All Ghanaian security forces are ordered out of WTL within 24 hours and MUST NOT to take any weapons or ammunition along with them”.
The statement concluded with WTL requesting for the immediate release of all arrested militant of the movement.
“All detainees of Western Togoland independence struggle are ordered released immediately and all court proceedings relating to that are ordered terminated with immediate effect”