The murdered Member of Parliament (MP) for Mfantseman Constituency in the Central Region has been laid to rest.

Ekow Hayford Quansah was laid in state at the School Kessim (AstroTurf) park before his body was conveyed to the Mankessim cemetery for interment.

In attendance was the President of the Republic, Nana Akufo-Addo, his Vice Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Ocquaye and some MPs.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

The late Mr. Quansah was 50 years and was survived by 3 children and his wife, Ophelia Hayford who is currently the NPP’s Parliamentary Candidate in the 2020 elections.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

The MP was murdered on Friday, October 9, while returning from a campaign trip.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

Ekow Quansah Hayford was shot on the Abeadze Dominase – Abeadze Duadzi – Mankessim Road at about 1:00 am by some six-armed highway robbers.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

According to an eyewitness report, while the robbery was ongoing, the MP identified himself.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

This allegedly infuriated the robbers who blamed him for the problems being faced by people in the country.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

The Ghana Police Service have subsequently arrested some 8 people in connection with the murder.

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah

Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah
Photos from the burial service of murdered Mfantseman MP, Ekow Hayford Quansah