In the mist of xenophobic attacks in South Africa, A Ghanaian footballer caught in the attacks, Jacob Adu Twum is calling to the government of Ghana to speed up processes in evacuating Ghanaians who are gradually becoming victims of the attacks. According to reports, one Ghanaian footballer known as Arthur had been shot in both legs by the South African Police and currently is on admission.
Ghana’s Adu Twum who is also the captain of Real Lions FC a lower division club in Johannesburg, wants government to step up plans of helping Ghanaians in the affected areas to return home.
“The Ghana government should make a move and come rescue us because it as if they have become silence on the issues and it is not helping us at all. “ We wants to come to Ghana but nobody is helping us with that. Everybody is unconcern about what is happening to us her. We plead with the government to do something urgently about our state. “He told Starr Sports
Meanwhile, deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Charles Wiredu has disclosed that Ghanaians in South Africa would be jetted off the country if the xenophobic attack escalates.