The Police have picked up four of the workers of the late University of Ghana Senior Law lecturer, Prof. Yaw Benneh for questioning over his murder.
The workers which included two cleaners, Christian Pobee, 32 and James Nana Womba, 26; a house help, Isaac Botchwey, 41; and a gardener, Adams Mensah Mansur, 52 were picked up by the Greater Acra Regional Police on Sunday, September 13, 2020.
Accra Regional Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Afia Tenge confirmed that investigations for the murder of the late University of Ghana Senior Law lecturer have begun.
“Currently a team of investigators including the Crime Scene management team from the CID have begun investigations and are undertaking thorough crime scene reconstruction analysis to help the police clear headway into the unfortunate incident,” she said.
Senior Law lecturer at the University of Ghana (UG) Professor Emmanuel Yaw Benneh was reportedly murdered at his mansion in East Lagon.
A colleague at his Faculty, Mr. Poku Adusei posted on social media that Prof. Yaw Benneh was “murdered” in the same fashion as the late Abuakwa North MP, Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu.
“It appears to be an act perpetuated about three days ago [Thursday], but it was just discovered this morning,” he said of the unfortunate incident at late Prof Benneh’s Adjirigano mansion.
Biography of late Prof. Benneh
Mr. E.Y Benneh is a senior lecturer with the Faculty of Law at the University of Ghana, Legon.
He earned both his M.Litt and LL.M (International Law Option) from the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.
He holds a postgraduate Certificate in International and Comparative Law from the University of Leiden.
He earned his LL.B with Second Class Upper from the University of Ghana. Mr. Benneh has enormous consulting experience and has published extensively.
Story by: Kelly Adjetey Boye | universnewsroom.com