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Ghana's former President arrested by new regime

Ghana's new military rulers arrested ousted President Hilla Limann Monday at a police roadblock, four days after their New Year's Eve coup ended a brief two-year return to parliamentary democracy.

Accra Radio monitored here said Dr. Limann was arrested near the town of Koforidua, 45 miles north of the capital.

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Eyewitnesses said the capital was calm four days after former Flight Lt. Jerry Rawlings swept to power. Heavily armed troops were still patrolling the streets.

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