Man stabs friend to death after Prayers

A 40-year-old man, Yusif Abubakar has lost his life after he was fatally stabbed by his colleague, Latif.

This happened in front of a Mosque after Wednesday afternoon prayers at Old Botianor in the Ga South Municipality of the Greater Accra Region.

According to sources, Abubakar and the suspect were engaged in a verbal altercation.

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However, the situation escalated into a fight and Latif forcefully subdued Abubakar, sat on him, and stabbed him in the chest with a knife he had concealed in his pocket.

The suspect was immediately arrested by officers at Kokrobite Police Command.

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Chairman for the Botianor Muslim Association, Mohammed Issah, has expressed shock and dismay at the tragic incident.

Meanwhile, the body of the deceased has been deposited at the Korle-Bu hospital mortuary for preservation.

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