Photos circulating on social media of some textbooks that talk ill about Ewes and the region. House of Representatives described the content of the book as disgraceful and distasteful.
“We therefore unreservedly condemn this singular demonstration of tribal bigotry and prejudice and call on those responsible for the offensive publication, to withdraw the same from circulation and to destroy every part of the offending material.”
“We further demand an unqualified apology from the authors and publishers of this base material to be rendered to all Ewe speaking citizens of Ghana. In addition, we urge other ethnic groups in this country, to condemn such divisive publications which only serve as a recipe for chaos and disunity” a portion from the statement read.
Read the full statement below: