Driver in Ghana sentenced to death for killing British missionary

Driver in Ghana sentenced to death for killing British missionary

- An Accra High Court has sentenced a driver to death for killing his master

- Kofi Seidu killed and buried his master in an old farm

- The court says he has until 30 days to appeal his death sentence

A driver in Ghana has been sentenced to death after murdering and burying a British Missionary in a farm at Nsawam in the Eastern Region of Ghana.

Kofi Seidu committed this crime 8 years ago and therefore sparked an intensive investigation by the Criminal Investigative Department (CID) of the police service.

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The driver finally got his verdict after seven judges unanimously returned a verdict of guilty on him in respect of the charge of murder.

Lawyers say 75-year-old missionary who got killed was attached to the Calvary Chapel in the United States of America.

In 1997, he came to Ghana as a missionary and established the Crossroads Christian Mission Incorporated in Koforidua in the Eastern Region.

Driver in Ghana sentenced to death for killing British missionary

Picture of Kofi Seidu and the deceased British missionary

Investigations revealed that the driver, Kofi Seidu, who was supposed to pick his master - the British missionary - from the Kotoka International Airport lied to friends and family that the missionary was nowhere to be found. This was after he had killed and buried him in an old farm.

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This raised much concern from family and friends of the missionary resulting in a police case. Subsequent inventions by the CID turned out to reveal the burial place of the deceased missionary.

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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