GHANA: TWO SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR MURDER
August 4, 2009: the Ho High Court in Ghana, presided over by Justice Kofi Essel Mensah, sentenced two people to death by hanging in separate trials.
Klu Amewuga, alias Alometal, 32, a farmer, allegedly stabbed George Duida near Akatsi in the Volta Region, on January 22, 2005, when he was caught stealing animals.
Ofoi Soti, alias Abednego, 42, allegedly murdered Thomas Yao Adamu, his wifeâs new lover, at
Kpando Torgome on December 26, 2005. (Sources: Graphic Ghana, 04/08/2009)