21-Yr-Old U.G Student Charged With Killing her Canadian Boyfriend
A 21-year-old Safina Mohammed Adizatu a Level 100 student of the University of Ghana is currently in police custody for alleged involvement in the murder of her boyfriend, Frank Kofi Osei at Ashley Botwe School Junction in Accra.
Her alleged accomplice, Michael Fiifi Ampofo, a Technical Officer has equally been picked up.
The police prosecution deceased, identified as Frank Kofi Osei was a Ghanaian based in Canada who in town for vacation.
The two were arraigned before the Adenta District Court and charged with conspiracy and murder.
The prosecutor Chief Inspector Jacob Nyarko in his argument said that on Sunday, July 24, 2022, Osei, now deceased, visited Safina, his fiancée, who resides at Ashalley Botwe School Junction and decided to spend the night.
According to the prosecutor at night, Safina, Arku and other accomplices yet to be identified stabbed Osei several times with a knife on his chin, jaw, and back and strangled him to death.
The Chief Inspector revealed that the blood was afterward cleaned up by Safina and Arku while the deceased was in the room for 24 hours.
“The accused persons later dragged the deceased from the first floor of the story building through the staircase and dumped him at the gate of the house where the deceased had parked his Toyota Tundra and washed the blood stains off the staircase.”
“On Tuesday, July 26, at about 4 am, Safina called a police officer saying that her boyfriend visited her and he had died in her room.”
The prosecutor said the police officer called the Police Patrol Team who rushed to the scene and found the body of the deceased lying at the gate of Safina’s house.
However, Safina and Arku were nowhere to be found.
Chief Inspector Nyarko said the police later traced Safina to Ashalley Botwe School Junction and arrested her.
The prosecution said Arku after committing the act, absconded to Kumasi.
It then added that efforts were underway to apprehend other accomplices on the run.
Meanwhile, the accused persons have petitioned for bail which was resisted by the prosecution.
The court, presided over by Nana Aba Quaiba Nunoo after the proceedings preserved the accused pleas and sent them on remand.
The two are to appear before the court on 12 August 2022.