Akufo Addo Wants Killers Of Mfantseman MP Arrested
President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo wants the killers of Mfantseman Member of Parliament, Ekow Quansah Hayford, arrested.
Akufo-Addo has instructed the Ghana Police Service and other security agencies to immediately investigate the killing of the Member of Parliament for Mfansteman, Ekow Quansah Hayford who was shot dead on Friday.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) lawmaker is reported to have been killed Friday dawn when some armed robbers attacked his convoy on the Abeadze Dominase-Mankessim road in his constituency.
In a Facebook post reacting to this development, Mr. Akufo-Addo said “I am shocked and saddened by the news of the murder of the Member of Parliament for Mfantseman, Hon. Ekow Quansah Hayford, by suspected armed robbers in the early hours of this morning.
“It is a sad day for Mfantseman and Mother Ghana. My last encounter with him was on 30th June, this year, when I commissioned a water supply project at Anomansa, in his constituency.
“By all accounts, he was very much appreciated and loved by his constituents, and I expect the police to bring the perpetrators of this gruesome, cruel act to book as soon as possible.
“My deepest condolences to his family, to the Mfantseman constituency, to the New Patriotic Party, and Parliament. May his soul rest in perfect peace.”
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