The Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema East, Titus Nii Kwartei Glover has denied claims that he is behind the arrest of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Parliamentary Candidate for the constituency, Isaac Ashai Odamtten.
Mr Odamtten was arrested and detained on Monday by the Police and was released after meeting bail conditions.
He and nine others have been charged with six counts of financial loss to the Tema Metropolitan Assembly, among other charges, allegedly committed during his tenure as the Metropolitan Chief Executive of Tema.
NDC supporters in Tema East has accused the incumbent, Titus Glover of being behind his arrest.
This led to a violent demonstration in the constituency which led to the destruction of the offices of the NPP in the constituency.
Speaking on Angel FM’s Midday News on Wednesday, Titus-Glover maintained that he has never been interested in getting his competitor arrested adding that his focus has been how to win the seat.
He said he was instead concentrating on how to garner more votes to win the constituency once more.