A woman in Ghana has been allegedly beaten to death by her husband. The victim, Sister Afia, was a trader in the Ashanti Region. According to reports, the suspect attacked his wife with a machete. Details are still emerging, but it is understood that the suspect had a history of abuse and had threatened to kill his wife in the past.
Family members had intervened and the couple had been living apart, but the suspect is said to have confronted his wife again recently and accused her of cheating. The suspect has subsequently surrendered to police and the victim’s body has been deposited at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital.