The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has invited Mugabe Maase to assist with investigations into claims of death threats on the life on Journalist Mannesseh Azure Awuni.
A letter to the management of XYZ media stated that “there is report of threat of death on the life of Joy FM Journalist. Mr Mannesseh Azure Awuni. This threat happened in the wake of the airing of the documentary titled ‘MILITIA IN THE HEART OF THE NATION’ on -DE EYE GROUP’ or Joy TV on 7th March 2019.”
“In view of the above, it would be appreciated if you could release Mr Mugabe Maase to confer with the undersigned on Tuesday, 12 March 2019, at 4pm. We would also be grateful if Mr. Maase could submit any information that he may have to assist the Police to avert any plan or whatever threat on the life of Mr Mannesseh Azure Awuni.”
The investigative piece by Manneseh Azure titled ‘Militia in the heart of the nation’ alleged a state-sponsored training of military persons at the behest of the president, Nana Akufo-Addo.