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.