Nasim Ibrahim, a junior brother of late Musah Seidu, one of the seven suspected armed robbers shot dead has rubbished account of the police on the matter.
He challenged claims by Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Akwasi Mensah Duku that the police opened fire after the suspected armed robber shot at them.
He indicated that, he has gathered information which suggest that the police handcuffed and shot the seven in the bush.
He further accused the police of cover up alleging that it was a “contract killing”.
He added that, his late brother was a bodyguard and one of the private security persons for the Asokore Mampong Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) and the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP).
Ibrahim said the Toyota Corolla with registration number BA 294 – 15 which was used by the deceased at the time of the incident, belongs to the Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly, explaining that the seven were on errand for the MCE, thus, refuted claims by the MCE that his late brother was not his bodyguard.
Nasim called on the NPP to speak the truth about the matter, adding that the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the NPP, Mr Bernard Antwi Boasiako, popularly call Chairman Wontumi, could testify to his assertion that his late brother was a security personnel for the party.
He wants justice for his brother, popularly called Baban Kande, who left behind five children and a widow.
The deceased was part of a suspected armed robbery gang whose members were killed on Tuesday, 17 July 2018 as they went on an alleged heist.
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