Minister’s nephew butchered

Kwame Owusu, a 31 -year old nephew of the Western Regional Minister, Mr. Paul Evans Aidoo, was allegedly stabbed to death by one Baffoe Bonney at Ewiase, near Sefwi Wiawso, on Sunday evening, over some misunderstanding.

According to the Sefwi Wiawso police command, the suspect, also known as Dr. Bonney, escaped after the brutal attack on Owusu, who sustained deep cuts on parts of the body.

He was pronounced dead later at about 5.30am yesterday, at the Sefwi Wiawso Municipal Hospital.

Confirming the story, the Sefwi Wiawso Divisional Police Commander, Chief Superintendent of Police, Francis .K. Ennor, told The Ghanaian Times on phone that, Baffoe was still at large, assuring that the police had intensified a search for the alleged killer.

Throwing more light on the matter, he said, about 8.30pm on Sunday, a misunderstanding ensued between Owusu and Baffoe Bonney at Ewiase and as tempers flared, the suspect stabbed the nephew of the Regional Minister with a machete, resulting in his sustaining three deep cuts on the body.

“We have begun investigations into the matter and still looking for Baffoe Bonney.” Chief Superintendent Ennor added.


From Clement Adzei Boye, Takoradi


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