Breaking: 2 confirmed dead at bloody Ayawaso by-election

Breaking: 2 confirmed dead at bloody Ayawaso by-election

News reaching YEN.com.gh have it that two people have been shot dead at the ongoing by-election at Ayawaso West Wuogon.

According to a news programme monitored by YEN.com.gh on GHOne TV, the shooting happened around the premises of the NDC candidate, Delali Brempong.

The dead persons, according to an eyewitnesses who spoke with the TV station, were NDC supporters who were shot in the back of the head, and another person in the stomach, ribs and legs.

READ ALSO: Songo breaks hearts of Ghanaians with wild throwback video of Ebony ahead of her 1-yr anniv.

Tempers were flying at the premises when the GHOne TV cameras reached the house.

Some NDC supporters were threatening to resort to violence to address the issues emanating from the election.

One of them, speaking with the TV station, said it was not right for anyone to come close to the house of the NDC candidate to fire gunshots.

Security is currently tight at the candidate’s premises which has been locked up and media men were being refused entry.

READ ALSO: More chaos at Ayawasa by-election as wild photo of men in black beating voters drops

Meanwhile, the NDC has withdrawn from the race saying it will no longer contest in the by-election.

They have blamed the decision to pull out on "indiscriminate shooting" and "intimidation" by the national security operatives against the NDC.

Meanwhile, the NPP has also blamed the NDC for the chaos in the constituency.

READ ALSO: NDC pulls out of Ayawaso by-election following bloody shooting

Ghana News Today: Kidnap Cases Rock Ghana / Pentecost Church Bans Pre-Wedding Shoots| #Yencomgh

Subscribe to watch new videos

READ ALSO: Security alert: New taxi strategy used by kidnappers exposed; lady narrates ordeal in chilling audio

Have national and human interest issues to discuss?

Know someone who is extremely talented and needs recognition?

Your stories and photos are always welcome. Get interactive via our Facebook page.

Click here to get the latest exciting English Premier League news. Get match highlights, reports, photos & videos all in one place.

Source: Yen.com.gh

Related news
Lady exposes Moesha; claims she has been infected with HIV/AIDS by a Nigerian CEO

Lady exposes Moesha; claims she has been infected with HIV/AIDS by a Nigerian CEO

Lady exposes Moesha; claims she has been infected with HIV/AIDS by a Nigerian CEO
YEN.com.gh
Mailfire view pixel