The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has announced to all residents in its jurisdiction that, this year’s ban on drumming and noise-making commences on 10th May to 10th June 2021.
The AMA has therefore set out some guidelines in the interest of peace, harmony and national security.
A statement by the AMA on Thursday May 6 said “During the period of the ban, the usual form of worship should be confined to the premises of churches/mosques and noise levels be minimized to the barest limits possible.
In addition, Religious bodies and the Traditional Authorities must show respect for one another and restrain their followers from making derogatory and inflammatory remarks about the beliefs and practices of one another.
AMA also stated that, positioning of loudspeakers outside the premises of churches, mosques and pubs are banned. And cushioned Roadside evangelists to cease their activities during this period.
He States, Only the task force that consists of AMA personnel, the Ghana Police Service and Representatives from the Traditional Councils with tags are those to enforce the ban.
They also entreat all indigenes, towns and villages under the jurisdiction of the Ga Traditional Area to cooperate with during the period.