Election 2020: Man stabbed in the head over ripped off NDC posters

NDC poster
NDC poster

A 25-year-old man identified as Kofi Egyir has been stabbed in the head with a broken bottle by some thugs. The thugs are believed to have been hired to rip off the posters of one of the parliamentary candidates of the NDC the Effutu Constituency in the Central Region.

Kofi Egyir is in the custody of health professionals at the Winneba Trauma Hospital in the Central Region. It has been revealed by some health professionals that due to the loss of too much blood, he is in an unconscious state.

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According to a ground of eyewitnesses to the incident, the thugs were destroying and defacing some political posters. It was confirmed that those posters belonged to the NDC parliamentary candidate of the constituency, Kofi Annan James. The exact location for the unfortunate incident was at Awoyo junction.

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The victim, Kofi Egyir, was only trying to instill calm between the thugs and some other persons at the place. He was unfortunately hit with a bottle, leaving a deep cut, and fell unconscious. Moreover, a broken glass bottle was also used to stab him in the course of the misunderstanding.

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The Winneba Police Command has launched investigations into the matter.