The sad news reaching this online portal has it that a 38 -year-old guard with the Forestry Commission in the Kumawu area has accidentally killed himself with his own gun.
The unfortunate incident occurred at Kumawu- Wonoo on Friday; 11/06/2021, when the Green Ghana Project exercise was launched and underway in all parts of the country.
The chilling report says, the deceased, Seidu Benjamin, together with his co-workers were on their way to Wonoo forest with a Pickup truck to pack some of the trees’ seedlings to supply to other communities within the Sekyere Kumawu district when the sad event took place.
Narrating the ordeal, the Assembly Member for Presbyterian Mission Electoral area, Sulemana Abubakar said that, Seidu Benjamin sat at the back of the truck and carrying gun when they were going for the activity, and he placed the gun vertically upward with the muzzle on his jaw, but unfortunately on their way, the car bumped into a pothole and the trigger pulled by itself killing him on the spot instantly.
He was rushed to the hospital, but he was declared dead on arrival.
The wife of the deceased, Madam Sadikatu Seidu, also shared how she heard such shocking news about the death of his lovely husband.
May his soul rest in peace…
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