Hearts of Oak Union Chairman Dies After Being Beaten By Unknown Assailants
Unknown assailants are said to have beaten to death a popular sports commentator in Bibiani, in the Bibiani Anhwiaso Bekwai Municipality of the Western North Region.
Issac Asare, also known as Maazoa Newman, was a freelance sports commentator for several regional and international media outlets.
Maazoa was allegedly attacked at 11:00 p.m. on February 14, 2022.
He was brought to the Bibiani government hospital but was transferred to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital on Thursday, where he died.
Maazoa was not only a sportscaster, but also the chairman of the Accra Hearts of Oak Universal Chapter Union’s local chapter.
He was also a frequent caller for the National Democratic Congress, the opposition party.
The deceased’s body has been placed in the morgue pending autopsy.
The incident was confirmed by Superintendent Seth Sawurnu Bibiani, the district police crime officer, who also stated that no arrests have been made thus far.