NPP’s Move To Boycott Radio Stations Undermining Press Freedom- Koku Anyidoho
Koku Anyidoho, Deputy General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress(NDC), has lashed out at the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for boycotting two radio stations Neat fm and Okay fm all under Despite group of companies.
Speaking to Neat fm, Koku Anyidoho made allegations that the NPP is trying to undermine press freedom.
“We talking about press freedom, they claim they believe in press freedom and also claim their leader Nana Addo is a Human Right Lawyer and a Human Right activist who went on so many demonstration for democracy yet what do we see; gross level of intolerance” he said referring to NPP
According to him, the NPP want to control all media content and also want a section of the media to stop him Koku Anyidoho and other political personalities from speaking on certain networks and that the mere fact that they haven’t achieved what they wanted resorting to boycotting.
He lamented that “Neat fm and Okay Fm should be grateful the NPP didn’t storm the studios with Acid and Cutlasses as in the case of Kwasi Twum when they threatened him whom also out of fear sacked Bobie Ansah from Asempa fm.
He then added that if NPP can do all this even in opposition, could do worse once in power.
In a separate chat with Ghanapoliticsonline.com, he said NPP have laid plans to threaten Despite from sacking Kwame Nkrumah Tikese and Adakabre Frimpong Manso