- A Ghanaian man has lost his life after he was brutally murdered by gunmen at the Achubunyor.
Ghana – The victim identified as a 34-year-old Issahaku Haruna was on the early hours of Thursday June 4, 2020, shot dead by four armed men at the Achubunyor, a community near Damongo in the West Gonja Municipality.
According to his brother who revealed that the deceased called Mumuni who was also shot during the robbery attack told Latestnewssouthafrica.com that while they were busy sleeping four masked gun-wielding men entered into their room from nowhere and demanded money from them since they had information that one of them will be sending some amount of cash to Burkina Faso the next day.
While speaking Mumuni, said he told the four men that they had no money with them which resulted in him being subjected to severe beatings from the four men and they managed get hold of his GHC 1,000 and shot at his brother Haruna killing him on the spot.
The body of the has since been brought back to the Damongo Catholic Hospital where a close medical examination was carried out on the body with the supervision of the Damongo Divisional Police Command before releasing it for burial.
Issahaku Haruna has been laid to rest at Achubunyor according to the Islamic rights and his brother is still on admission at the Damongo Catholic Hospital.
The Chief of the community, Achunbunyorwura Alhassan Atta in an interview, appealed to the Damongo Police Command through the Municipal Chief Executive to intensify police patrols and also mount barriers in the area since his community is becoming a noted area for armed robbery.