Reports emerging from Bantama gang rape case which went viral are, the family of the victim slowing down on the case which has made the job of the police very difficult.
According to Ashanti Regional Police Command, police had to send money for transport to the family of the victim in the form of mobile money before they could report to the police station yesterday.
Reports sighted on Kasapafmonline indicates that it has been alleged that the family of the young lady appear to be uninterested in following the case to the latter to ensure that justice was served.
Nevertheless, it’s unclear why the family of the victim have decided to slow down the matter and in effect, restrict the police from starting a full-blown investigation into the matter that has gained nation-wide attention.
Ghanaians have also shared their views on the type of punishment they deem fit for the culprits in the gang-rape saga.
Some have called for public flogging, others are pushing for a jail term. However, some people believe that jail was going to rather harden the young culprits.
Meanwhile, the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Hon. Otiko Afisa Djaba has called on the security agencies to check that the circulation of the video is stopped.