Reports of robbery attacks in Accra and Tema in the Greater Accra Region have generated public debate about the ability of the police to protect lives and properties.

Information reaching indicates that a Lebanese businessman has been shot dead by armed robbers during an attack Wednesday morning.

According to an eyewitness, the Lebanese man was shot dead shortly after he went to withdraw cash from Zenith Bank at the Tema Industrial Area.

The robbers shot and killed the forty nine year old man.

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On Tuesday, armed robbers stormed Royal Motors, an automobile company in Accra, and made away with the company's sales in a stunning daylight robbery.

The suspected armed robbers who stormed the automobile company and made away with thousands of cedis of the company's sales.

The robbers after the attack snatched a BMW saloon car and drove off.

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Incessant robbery attacks

This year alone, over 20 forex bureau have so far been attacked by armed robbers in Accra and Tema in the Greater Accra Region.