News has gone viral that Kumasi-based Ashh fm’s Dasebre Adjei Dwamena is reported missing since Wednesday, December 7, 2016.
It is not immediately known if the journalist has been abducted or was involved in accident but sources at the station claim on the day of the election, he went to his hometown, Akyeremade, to exercise his franchise and was scheduled to report for his station in and around Kokofu in the Bekwai Constituency on the election day but nothing has since been heard of him.
Neither his employers nor family and friends have had knowledge of his whereabouts’ and all attempts to reach him on his cell phone till date has been successful as the phone is reported to have been switched off.
The last time he was seen on WhatsApp was December 7 at 6.13am with the Status post: “I am proud of myself and am very grateful to God for making me who I am”.
Management of Ashh fm has officially reported the matter to the police and the Ashanti Regional Police Command has commenced investigations into the matter
The Ashanti Regional branch of the Ghana Journalist Association (GJA) is yet to be officially informed of the disappearance
However, the Society of Adventists in Media, Ghana (SAM) which Dasebre has been a member has described news of the dispearance as “unwavering” and “unfortunate” yet, hopeful the search for him will yield positive results.