The Asokwa District Court has remanded three persons accused of murdering Social Media Activist, Ibrahim Mohammed alias Kaaka Macho.
The court, presided by Akua Adu remanded Fuseini Alhassan, a butcher, Ibrahim Issaka alias Anyars, a ticket seller and Iddi Mohammed also known as Chiburos, a blacksmith, after state prosecutors pleaded with the court to remand them.
The accused persons are standing trial for conspiracy to commit crime and murder, contrary to Section 46 of the Criminal Offences Act, Act 29 of 1960.
Making the plea, Lead Prosecutor, Chief Suprintendent Kofi Blagodzi said remanding the three accused persons would enable the police conduct thorough investigations.
Prosecution narrates how Kaaka was killed
Briefing the court, Chief Superintendent Kofi Blagodzi, the Ashanti Regional Judicial Police Officer, said Kaaka’s assailants, armed with dangerous implements, first attacked his occipital region (behind the head) till he became unconscious at about 01:30 am on June 26, 2021.
The occipital region is at the back of the human head or skull which is also the visual processing center of the mammalian brain.
It receives and processes sensory nerve impulses to the eyes.
According to Chief Superintendent Blagodzi, Kaaka was returning home on his motorbike when the accused persons attacked him whilst entering his house.
According to police, the attackers of late Ibrahim Mohammed ‘Kaaka’ attacked his occipital region with dangerous implements.
The assailants beat him till he became unconscious and absconded.
Kaaka was rushed to the Ejura Government Hospital.
He was subsequently referred to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital where he was admitted for treatment until his death on June 28, 2021 at 01:40am.
Prosecution led by Chief Superintendent Blagodzi pleaded with the court to remand the accused persons into police custody to enable the Police conduct thorough investigations.
The three are to re-appear on July 22, 2021.
Story: Mumuni Yirifa Yunus I Justicefmonline | With additional information from Myjoyonline