The Management of Radio Ada has given a chilling record of the assault on the station by a few unidentified hooligans which happened on Thursday.
As per the External Communications Officer for the station, Julius Odoi, one of the moderators who was mercilessly attacked during the assault, has experienced a physical issue to his eye because of the weighty slaps he was exposed to.
He made the divulgence on Joy FM’s Super Morning Show, on Friday, January 14, 2022.
Mr Odoi said the moderator, Gabriel Korley Adjaotor, got treatment after the episode and was released. Notwithstanding, he doesn’t appear however fit as he seemed to be before the occurrence.
“What I cannot deny is that our moderator definitely dislikes the eye, since he was slapped and afterward his eye got enlarged. He was kicked in the stomach. So with inner wounds, indeed, he might have, yet when you check out him you can perceive he was assaulted,” he said.
“Recently, he was conceded to the medical clinic yet later, around 7:00pm, he was released. Yet, he was approached to return for standard exams,” he said.
Mr Odoi reviewed that at around 11:00am on Thursday, the hooligans raged the station.
“They numbered around 10, however seven entered the station, and the three held up outside. Then, at that point, they [the seven] got to the front work area and requested to see Noah, the Deputy Station Coordinator, however the front work area official said he wasn’t anywhere near. Thus, similarly as they were talking, the others passed behind and entered the station.
He noticed that the laborers tried to determine matters agreeably; in any case, the hooligans would not coordinate and continued to assault the staff and vandalized the hardware at the station.
“After they acquired section into the station, they continued to request Noah and a few others. So we asked them what they needed, and we let them know that assuming there’s anything, how about we examine it, yet they denied,” he said.
Mr Odoi, accordingly, entreated the Police to follow up on data that has been given on the suspects and carry them to book to fill in as an obstacle to other people who expect to participate in comparative lead. This is on the grounds that the occurrence has left its staff damaged.
“Our volunteers are not ready to come to work once more. For some of them, their families are cautioning them not to come to work once more. Truth be told, the calls that are coming are damaging,” he said.
“We are a little local area. In the event that the Police don’t make the wisest decision and a portion of our family members get to be familiar with a portion of these things, it might prompt something different.
“Thus, a few people whose names have come up, they should call them and do their examination,” Mr. Odoi encouraged.