Amusement of Monday, 11 January 2021
Resource: Course FM
The Rastafari Council, Ghana (RCG) has condemned the current assassination try on the lifestyle of radio character and musician, Ahmed Abubakar commonly identified as Blakk Rasta.
Blakk Rasta escaped an attack by an unfamiliar assailant who invaded Zylofon FM’s premises on Tuesday, 5 January 2021.
A assertion issued by the Rastafari Council signed by its President, Ahuma Bosco Ocansey said: “The Council will like to urge the Ghana Police Support to vigorously investigate this make any difference so that the perpetrator could be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the legislation. The seriousness of this offense demands a swift execution of justice which, in transform, will provide as a potent deterrent to other would-be criminals”.
It additional: “Since the media is the fourth estate of the realm, the Police ought to make certain that this sort of attacks on media personalities and organisations are dealt with accordingly”.
The Council also requested, “the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), National Media Commission (NMC), civil culture and all perfectly-this means Ghanaians to condemn this criminal act,” when empathising with Blakk Rasta “in this traumatic time and guarantee him of both equally our religious and product assistance.” assertion extra.
A assertion issued on Wednesday, 6 January 2021 by the Management of Zylofon Media, of which Zylofon FM is a subsidiary manufacturer claimed that: “The premises of Zylofon Media was invaded by an unfamiliar male after breaching safety protocols at about 4:00 pm on Tuesday, January 5, 2021.
“This male went to the station’s server space, succeeding in disconnecting some of our cables, thus, shutting down transmission right before threatening the lifetime of the host of the Taxi Driver Clearly show, Blakk Rasta, acknowledged in personal daily life as Abubakar Ahmed,” the statement browse.
It ongoing: “It was unclear what the true motive of this assailant was but he engaged protection particulars at the premises in a scuffle and sprayed a bizarre information into their eyes while baying for the blood of Blakk Rasta as he struggled to split into the studio during the are living transmission of the Black Pot section on the Taxi Driver Show”.
According to the management of the radio station, the East Legon District Law enforcement team, having said that, intervened, even though the company’s head of protection managed to reduce the assailant from escaping.
“The East Legon District Police staff were being quickly identified as in as the melee ensued and at this place, the assailant attempted escaping. Judging from the risk at hand, our Head of Stability experienced to overpower him and, in the system, shot at him with a certified gun”.