Businessman arrested for pulling a gun

Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) says businessman, Sledge Nana Yaw Duodo will be prosecuted for pulling a gun at an excavator operator who was working under the instructions of TMA.

The businessman allegedly pulled the gun to stop construction of a drain on a piece of land at Community 18 which will serve Communities 18, 19 and 20 NADMO considers as flood prone areas.

At Community 18, occupants of over 20 houses in the area have fled their homes following last week’s downpour in the metropolis.

Tema Metropolitan Chief Executive, Felix Mensah La says the businessman has blocked waterway causing serious flooding anytime it rains.

He said the gun has been retrieved and with the police.