Trending videos of the alleged gathering, dubbed “Pneumatic Night” show a non-mask-wearing mass crowd, screaming, chanting, and dancing to the “evangelism” of non-mask-wearing leaders.
The event has attracted wide condemnation from the general public with a call from a pressure group, Occupy Ghana, calling for a probe.
The police said the gathering puts the entire country at risk of spreading COVID-19, adding that they did not provide security for the said event.
They made the news public in a press statement on their official Twitter handle on Sunday.
putting the entire country at risk of spreading COVID-19. The Police did not provide security for the said event and warns that those who breached the law will face consequences. Please read details from the attached. pic.twitter.com/pJohHms29f
— Ghana Police Service (@GhPoliceService) May 2, 2021
The statement, signed by the police spokesperson, Sheilla Kessie Abayie-Buckman,…