John Mahama sends his heartfelt condolences to family of murdered military officer

John Mahama sends his heartfelt condolences to family of murdered military officer

- John Mahama has sent out his condolences to the family of the late Captain Mahama

- Captain Mahama was reportedly lynched by angry youth of Denkyira

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John Dramani Mahama, the former president of the Republic of Ghana has expressed his condolences to the family of the lynched military man.

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News broke on Monday that one Captain Maxwell Adams Mahama of the Ghana Army was lynched by some angry residents in the Central Region.

The officer, of the 5 Infantry Battalion, was on his morning exercise routine when he was unfortunately jumped.

Captain Maxwell Mahama
Captain Maxwell Mahama

According to some reports, the military man went jogging with a gun and the youth of the area mistook him for a robber and subsequently attacked him.

However, other reports say that the military man was attacked and killed by the youth for protecting galamseyers in the area.

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Mahama, in a post on his official Twitter page, consoled the wife of the deceased and his children.

And my condolences to the wife of Capt. Maxwell Mahama, his young children & to his mother on the loss of her only son. #RestinPeaceMaxwell”, he tweeted.

He added, “My heart goes out to my brother, Capt. Chubby Adam Mahama (Rtd.) on the murder of his son, Capt. Maxwell Mahama. #RestinPeaceMaxwell.

Some military men have been deployed to the area pending investigations of the circumstances leading to the death of Captain Mahama.

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