Police personnel have fired tear gas at agitated Arise Ghana protestors during the demonstration at the Obra Spot near the Kwame Nkrumah interchange. Some protestors attacked the police by throwing stoned at them.
Although it is unknown what may have caused the incident, it is being reported that there is tension on the grounds.This happened under the Adabraka overpass. Currently, the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange road has been closed, with no movement from either vehicle or persons.
It can be confirmed that there is an uneasy calm at the protest grounds as the demonstrators seem to be facing off with the Police officers. Meanwhile, two persons have been picked up by the Police following the incident.
Earlier in the day, there was a standoff between the police and protesters over the approved route for the protest.