The Member of Parliament of Tamale Central, Ibrahim Murtala Mohammed has called for sanctions to be laid against Carlos Ahenkorah for snatching ballot papers in Parliament right now.
Talking to JoyNews’ Benjamin Akakpo, Murtala Mohammed said that he expects “the NPP as a political occasion to sanction Carlos”.
“Carlos Ahenkorah should to be investigated. There is no doubt, he was captured on video clip,” he extra.
For the duration of JoyNews’ dwell protection of the inauguration of the 8th Parliament, MP-elect for Tema West, Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah was caught on digital camera running for the nearest exit following snatching ballot papers from parliamentary officers.
Luckily, his sprint throughout the flooring of the Residence was resisted by safety officers and other MPs.
Following the incident, the Tema Central MP has dared the New Patriotic Get together to show their perception in the country’s democratic rules by sanctioning Carlos Ahenkorah.
Mr Murtala Mohammed has explained the Tema West MP’s motion as pointless and unconstitutional.
“We are meant to be the Home that would make the regulation and we are intended to be examples for numerous folks. Do you know what this will do to our democracy? We have touted ourselves as a country that should be an case in point to quite a few countries in Africa. For us to have interaction in this is just unacceptable,” he mentioned.
He has also accused Defence Minister Dominic Nitiwul of main military services armed adult men into the chamber.
“I was there when he was producing the simply call and I confronted him. I asked him no matter if he didn’t feel ashamed about what he was carrying out. He may lie but I was not the only individual who saw him. There ended up about 3 other members existing when he built the contact in the Chamber.” he reported.
In accordance to him, this act stains the sanctity of Parliament and is an affront to the nation’s democracy and as such must be investigated.
The Tamale Central MP states he will avail himself together with 3 other persons as witnesses must investigations begin.
“I consider there must be a thorough investigation but it does not signify it really should be constrained to members of the NPP, any other individual must be investigated,” he additional.