The second suspect held in the murder of the Law University Lecturer, Prof. Yaw Benneh has been hospitalized barely a week after the death of the key suspect.

Agya Badu Nkansah was hospitalized after he fell sick and is currently on admission at the Police Hospital.

This came to light when the Kaneshie District Court presided over by Her Honour Ama Adomah Kwakye was informed of the death of key suspect in the murder of Prof Yaw Benneh.

James Nana Womba who was said to have confessed his role in the death of the Law University Lecturer according to prosecution died on October 17. 2020.

In court on Monday Inspector Teye-Okuffo told the court that Womba fell sick on October 15 but was treated and subsequently charged on the same day at the Police Hospital.

According to him, on October 16, he fell sick again and was admitted at the police hospital but died on October 17, while on admission.

Inspector Okuffo, told the court that a post-mortem examination has been performed awaiting the report of the examination.

Third suspect in court

A third suspect Ebenezer Kwayisi, alias Junior who is said to be an accomplice of the late Womba and Badu Nkansah was arraigned today.

Prosecution therefore prayed the court for the case to be adjourned to October 9, 2020 to consolidate the case docket.

The court presided over by Her Worship Ama Adomah after listening to the prosecution adjourned the hearing to October 9.

They accused persons are on provisional charges of conspiracy and murder.


Source:Ghana/ FM/Murtala Inusah