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Kasoa At It Again: 14-Years Old Boy Sets A 10-Years Old Boy Ablaze With Petrol. Read Full Story

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Kasoa has been trending on every television and radio station in Ghana for the past 5days now after the sad death of Emmanuel, a 10year old boy who was murdered by his two friends in other to use his body parts for money rituals or ' sakawa' .

News we are getting from some authentic sources has it that a boy of ten years has been set ablaze by a 14year old boy with petrol and matches at Amanfrom, Kasoa.

The sad crime was narrated on UTV, Afia Pokuah who is a newscaster told the full story about this incidence.

According to her, Cynthia Amankwah, the mother of the ten year old boy claimed that her son had gone to buy shoe from the market since it was a market day in Kasoa.

After several hours of waiting for his arrival, she saw her son running back home with smoke and some little flames on his body. .

She was able to calm her son down and pour water on him to quench the flames and later asked about what happened.

Per the son' s testimony, he claimed he just passing by when a 14year old boy named ' Hammer' , poured some liquid on him from a small can which was presumed to be petrol and then he lighted him up with a matches.

Luckily for the victim, some of his friends were nearby and they intervened and quenched the fire.

Nevertheless, the photos shared by the victim' s mum showed his skin has been partially wiped of as a result of the burns.

The Kasoa police officers have apprehended the suspected boy as they hope to dig further into the case and take all legal actions where necessary.


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By Daniel Shabouh Gyamfi

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Afia Pokuah Cynthia Amankwah Kasoa UTV

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