Nigerian reportedly kills Ghanaian in Accra for stealing his phone

Nigerian reportedly kills Ghanaian in Accra for stealing his phone

- A Nigerian migrant is reported to have killed a Ghanaian at Sowutuom in Accra

- Angry Ghanaian residents are threatening reprisal attacks against all other Nigerians

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Tensions are said to be mounting at Sowutuom in Accra following reports of a Nigerian man - Peter Thompson stabbing a 27-year-old Ghanaian to death after allegedly stealing his phone.

Nigerian reportedly kills Ghanaian in Accra for stealing his phone

A team of police personnel has been deployed to enforce security and calm is restored (File photo)

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This development is said to have seen the police deployed to the area as some irate Ghanaians have threatened to mount a scathing attack against all other Nigerian nationals in the region.

Confirming this development to Citi FM in Accra, deputy regional PRO of the police service, Inspector Kwabena Danso revealed that all measures are being put in place to avert any possible reprisal attack.

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Meanwhile the said Nigerian is believed to have been arrested as investigations into this development begins.

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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