Ghana’s leader Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has joined other world leaders to condemn Wednesday’s terror attack at Westminster in Central London, UK.
The attack left three persons including a policeman dead with several others injured. The gunman was shot dead by police.
In a tweet on Thursday to condemn the attacks, President Akufo-Addo expressed sympathies for the bereaved families and the injured.
I join the rest of the world in condemning the London terror attack, and sympathize with the families of the dead and wounded. (1/2)
— Nana Akufo-Addo (@NAkufoAddo) March 23, 2017
He added: “This attack is a stark reminder of the threat terrorism poses to the world and the duty it imposes on us all to help combat this scourge”.
This attack is a stark reminder of the threat terrorism poses to the world & the duty it imposes on us all to help combat this scourge. 2/2
— Nana Akufo-Addo(@NAkufoAddo) March 23, 2017
So far, eight persons have been arrested.
The attack has raised the hackles of security in London with Scotland Yard scouring for persons linked with the attacker, whose name has been given as Khalid Masood.
By Emmanuel Kwame Amoh|3news.com|Ghana