A 42 year old farmer, Simon Kwabena of Kankyekura, Nkwanta South Municipality of the Oti region, Ghana has been reported of stabbing his wife with eight month old pregnant to death. Reason for the action of the husband is not yet known as at the time of writing this report.
Ghana News Agency (GNA), reported that the woman was rushed to St. Joseph Hospital but was declared dead before getting to the hospital.
Kwabena, the husband was later found in an attempt to commit suicide lying in a pool of his blood with several wounds of knife on his stomach with his intestines gushing out.
One Kunyowu told the GNA that some community members found the husband lying in the bush with blood. They rushed him to St. Joseph Hospital after reporting the crime to the police. The suspect was later referred to Kpando Hospital for better treatment due to the severity of his condition.
The incident was confirmed by Mr. Lawson Lartey, Nkwanta South Municipal Police Commander. The Police commander said investigations are still in progress.