The Member of Parliament for Mfantseman Constituency in the Central Region, Hon. Ekow Quansah Hayford, has been shot dead, local sources have told politicoghana.com.
The lawmaker, this portal understands, was shot dead by unidentified gunmen whom many believes were armed robbers.
Hon. Hayford, according to local sources, was returning from a campaign trip with some members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) when they were ambushed by the unidentified gunmen at Nkusum on the Mankessim-Abeadze Duadze road on Friday, October 9, 2020, around 1:00 am.
His body has since been deposited at the Saltpond Hospital Mortuary.
The Police have begun investigations into the incident.