- A foreigner working in Ghana is in the grips of the police over work brutality
- The man and his assistant are currently assisting the police after stabbing a worker
A Chinese manager of plastic manufacturing firm in Kumasi and his assistant have been arrested for stabbing a Ghanaian worker.
Peter Frimpong, a factory hand was stabbed three times at the neck back and palm over laxity at work.
Liu Zhen Zhong 32, the manager of the enterprise which recycles plastics into polythene bags at Fabi in Kumasi is alleged to have stabbed the 19-year-old over why he was sitting idle at work.
Liu Zhen Zhong's assistant, Liu Wan, 34, was also arrested in connection to the stabbing incident.
The two have since been transferred from the KATH police post to the Asokwa Divisional Police headquarters to assist in investigations.
Eye witnesses say the Chinese Manager got angry and pushed the 19-year-old worker after he was found sitting idle.
It resulted in a heated verbal exchange and physical confrontation leading to the stabbing.
Police have taken their statements pending investigations and a possible prosecution.
This is not the first time a foreigner has attacked a Ghanaian worker while in the line of duty. A Ghanaian worker at Marwako restaurant had her head dipped into a bowl of pepper.
The issue was followed keenly by many Ghanaians leading to the imprisonment of the supervisor at the time.
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