The Koforidua biggest public ground, Jackson Park turns a brothel for children.
The Jackson park located in the New Juaben South Municipal in the New Juaben district of the Eastern region has turned a brothel and sleeping place for street children. From about 9 to 16years girls job as night sex workers on the park.
Akonoba P. I in an investigation captured some children who were busy working as prostitutes in the midnight.
In an interrogation with some of the children, they stated factually that many girls sleep on the field and have sexual intercoarse with boys and men for food and money.
Some said they have no sleeping places and their only option is to sleep on some pieces of dirty clothes they have on the field.
On the 7th of March 2019 when the investigation team got to the scene arround 12midnight, their cameras captured many young boys and girls scattered on the park with many hiding and snooching the young girls near “Big T”, A popular drinking spot and Chop bar.
Though the spot had closed for the day, we saw many boys coming to pick some of the young girls away for business.
Moreover, we found out to know if they will be in school the next day.There we got to know that some of these children are basic 4, 5, 6, jhs1 to 3 pupils.
According to some of the children we spoke to, their parents do not know where they sleep until day break.
Akonoba Private Investigations working as loyal spectators are appealing to these offices to take immediate action to put this situation under control.
Source : tnpnewsonline.com /Akonoba P.I