Connect with us

General News

BREAKING! Takoradi Girls Kidnappers Sentence to Death by Sekondi High Court

Published

on

A Sekondi High Court has sentenced to death, the two accused persons behind the kidnapping and subsequent murder of the 4 Takoradi girls.

However, the Judge has given a 30 day window for the accused to appeal, if need be.

Samuel Udoetuk Wills and John Oji, second accused, both Nigerians, were facing trial in connection with the kidnapping and murder of four girls; Ruth Quayson, 18; Priscilla Blessing Bentum, 21; Priscilla Koranchie, 15; and Ruth Abekah, 18, who got missing between August 2018 and January 2019.

Read Also:  KASOA; Court Orders Police to Produce Actual Age of Teenage Murderer

The two pleaded not guilty to eight counts of conspiracy and murder.

After months of fruitless search for the ladies, on January 4, 2019, relatives, friends and some residents staged a demonstration demanding justice for the girls.


This compelled the Western Regional Police Commander, DCOP Benson Redeemer Dedzo hold a first and official press conference during which he gave details on how the kidnappings happened.

Read Also:  Video: City Guards Mercilessly Lash Pedestrians for Refusing to Use the Footbridge

The kidnapping of the girls became a national issue dominating discussions in the media.

Please send us your articles for publication via [email protected]

Share with Friends:
Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Follow US on Facebook

Africa Business Directory

Are you looking to increase your company's online presence in Africa? List your company on our No.1 business directory in Ghana & business directory in Africa as a whole on africabusinessfile.com.

Advertisement