The Justice Emile Short Commission of inquiry that has been given the mandate to probe the violence that occurred during the Ayawaso West Wuoguon by-election will resume sitting today Monday 18 February 2019.
Their operation has entered its second week out of the one-month mandate it has been given.
Meanwhile commander for the SWAT team of National Security, ASP Samuel Azugu is expected to appear before the commission today.
Last week, key individuals including the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Jean Mensah; Minister of State in charge of National Security, Byran Acheampong, East Legon District Police Commander; National Security Minister, Kan Dapaah; Minister of Interior, Ambrose Dery, DSP George Lysander Asare among other police officers.
The Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia with the permission of President Akufo-Addo in February 2019 set up the Commission of Inquiry to look into the election violence that saw uniformed masked men supposedly national security personnel, unleash violence on some citizens.
The commission, chaired by Justice Emile Short, has former Dean of the Faculty of Law of GIMPA and private legal practitioner, Mr. Ernest Kofi Abotsi as its Secretary.
Henrietta Mensah Bonsu and Patrick K. Acheampong are also members of the Commission.