Two persons have been arrested in connection with the murder of the Member of Parliament for Mfantseman Constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford.
The suspects were picked up by police investigators from the Central Regional Police Command who have since last Friday been working tirelessly to apprehend the culprits of the destardly act.
Details of the two suspects remain sketchy but sources at the Central Regional Police Command reveal that there is a hunt for other suspects in connection with the crime.
“Two persons have been arrested from their hideouts in some communities within the region and are helping to police to apprehend their accomplices” our source revealed.
The Memeber of Parliament for Mfantseman Constituency, , Ekow Quansah Hayford was killed by unknown gunmen.
The Memeber of Parliament was returning from a campaign tour in the locality around 11:00pm where he was apprehended by the unknown assailants at Abeadze Duadzi in the Mankessim Municipality of the Central Region of Ghana.
Reports say he was shot by the armed men and rushed to the emergency ward of Saltpond Municipal hospital dead.
Ekow Quansah Hayford was the New Patriotic Party’s Parliamentary Candidate in the Mfantseman Constituency for the impending election.
His driver has also passed on.