63-year-old woman burnt to death


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A 63-yr-old trader, Madam Elizabeth Yawa Afenyo has been to loss of life at Dzoanti, a farming neighborhood in the Kpando Municipality.

Her entire body was located burnt beyond recognition in an uncompleted setting up in the Community.

Mr. Emil Senyo Wordey, Assembly Member, Dzoanti/Gadza Electoral Area advised the Ghana News Company (GNA) that he was informed of the incident at all-around 0500 hrs on Thursday, February 13, 2020, by two young gentlemen.

He stated one particular of the young adult males claimed he was attending to nature’s get in touch with at all around 0400 several hours, when he saw smoke emanating from the uncompleted developing.

Mr. Wordey explained for the reason that the body of the deceased was burnt beyond recognition, they had to employed her dresses scattered close to, to establish her, as she was before observed carrying them the evening in advance of the incident.

He stated that the scene looked like the deceased getting mentally unstable had set fire possibly to cook dinner or heat herself but fell asleep with the fire spreading to the place she was sleeping around some dried maize husks.

Mr. Wordey reported the deceased had allegedly stabbed herself a handful of times in 2017 and was dealt with at the Margret Marquart Healthcare facility, and experienced been on medicine since.

Mr. Daniel Afenyo, the deceased’s brother explained her sister was sleeping with their mother but due to her condition, sneaked out when their mother was rapidly asleep.

The Law enforcement in Kpando confirmed the incident and mentioned they experienced commenced investigations into the incident.

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