News release via tweet from the Ghana Police Service signed by the director of public affairs, SP Sheila Kessie Abayie-Buckman, indicates the immediate dispatch of homicide experts from the National Police headquarters to the Savannah region.
IGP Despatches Homicide Experts to Hunt for "Witch" Murderes.
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mr. James Oppong-Boanuh yesterday 25th July, 2020 dispatched homicide experts from the National Police headquarters to the Savannah region, read more pic.twitter.com/TTbttca9iC
— Ghana Police Service (@GhPoliceService) July 26, 2020
This action is in connection with the cruel murder of a 90 year old woman, Madam Akua Denteh. She was beaten to death after she was accused of being a witch by a priestess at Kafaba in the Savannah region.
The press release (below) indicated, also, that the IGP announces a cash reward of 2000 cedis for anyone who has information leading to the arrest of the suspects. The names of the perpetrators, as they are coming known, are started below.