The Member of Parliament for the Mfantseman Constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford has reportedly been shot dead.
According to information, he was shot on the Abeadze Dominase – Abeadze Duadzi – Mankessim Road.
Confirming the news, the NPP first vice constituency Chairman Wofa Yaw said they were were returning from a campaign tour campaign trip.
He was attacked by six armed assailants who stopped his car in a robbery stint.while the robbery was ongoing, the MP had identified himself. According to an eye witness, the robbers said they had been looking for him [the MP] for quite sometime as he was responsible for making their lives miserable in the country.
The body has since been deposited at the Saltpond Mortuary.
Meanwhile, the police has commenced investigations into the incident.