A 26-year-old Ghanaian man who was identified as Osman Yakubu, was arrested for Killing his boss, Mrs Lucy Perah Tawiah, at her home in Abelemkpe, Accra, Ghana. Na wa oh, wetin this woman for don do wey go make the boy kill am?
The murder which reportedly occurred on November 12, was said to have happened after he attacked Lucy, with a machete and a pair of scissors. He also inflicted wounds on two other house helps who had attempted to help their madam who was already bleeding out.
Lucy was reportedly a former principal of St.Monica’s Training College
in Asante Mampong.
Narrating the incident, DSP Edward Tetteh who is the Tesano District
Police Commander, said:
“On Saturday, the suspect, Osman Yakubu, used two machetes and a pair
of scissors which he had in his possession to commit the heinous
crime. Without any invitation, he entered the hall of the deceased’s
one storey building at Abelemkpe around 9pm on Saturday, wielding the
machetes. When he was asked by Michael Abiesa 24 and Raymond
Achinekwa, 23, both house helps of the deceased what he wanted at the
hall, Osman immediately inflicted deep cuts on various parts of their
bodies. He cut Michael in such a way that he collapsed instantly.
He then proceeded to Lucy Peprah Tawiah’s room, inflicted wounds on
the nape of her neck, face , head and then stabbed her with the pair
of scissors he had with him. A taxi driver, Bonney Djanison who
attempted to come to their rescue, following the screams he heard from
the house also sustained wounds on his arm.”
Na wa oo!