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BREAKING: 23-year-old NPP Parliamentary candidate shot on KNUST Campus

23- year-old student of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Francisca Oteng-Mensah has been shot on campus.

The Parliamentary candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Kwabre East constituency has been rushed to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in a critical condition.

According to eyewitnesses, the assailants followed her car from church with a motorbike and shot her on arrival near the commercial area.

“They were two on a motorbike and they shot twice.” – Francis Aidoo told Luv FM.

Police has confirmed the incident and no arrest has been made.

Francisca, a law student beat incumbent Member of Parliament (MP), Kofi Frimpong by polling 321 votes.

Kofi Frimpong secured 187 votes while two other aspirants, Lawyer Osei-Poku and K. Adjei-Sefa polled 202 and 33 votes respectively.


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