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Member of Parliament for Mfantsiman Constituency Ekow Kwansah Hayford has been shot dead.
He is reported to have actually been killed on Friday dawn when some armed robbers attacked his convoy on the Abeadze Dominase-Mankessim road in his constituency.
It is believed that he was returning from a campaign trip.
A member of the MP’s convoy, telling the occurrence on Friday, stated the robbers had taken all of their monies and also phones yet when the MP attempted to identify himself, they stated also they politicians have made living conditions difficult in Ghana.
The eye witness stated that four of them were asked to lie on the street while the MP was made to lie on the near-by shrub.
He further said that the robbers’ attention was diverted onto an oncoming vehicle, allowing several of them to run into the near-by bush.
But it was later that the lawmaker’s driver was sobbing that he has been killed by the robbers.
The Mfantsiman MP is said to have been shot seven times in his belly.
His body has since been deposited at the Saltpond Hospital morgue.
Mr Ekow Kwansah Hayford has already filed his nomination forms at his constituency.
Source: Ghana Waves