Member of Parliament (MP) for Juaboso, Minta Kwabena Akandoh, his driver, Joseph Amo and police bodyguard Corporal Joseph Ntimbe as well as other passengers are in critical condition after a near fatal head-on collision on Juaboso to Kumasi highway.

Starr News has gathered that, on Saturday July 29, 2023 at about 5:30pm, driver Joseph Amo, 32, in charge of a Toyota Land Cruiser with registration number GN 441-14 was driving the MP for Juaboso and his bodyguard from Juaboso towards Kumasi.

However on reaching a section of the road at Nyinahin Twere Nyame area, the Land Cruiser vehicle of the MP which was speeding made wrong overtaking while the hazard lights on but the speeding oncoming vehicle – M/ Benz Sprinter Bus with registration number AS 7363-18 which was coming from kumasi towards Sefwi Wiawso could not veer off the road hence collided head-on.

All the passengers on board the Sprinter Bus and the Land cruiser sustained various degrees of injuries and were rushed to Nyinahin Government Hospital for treatment.

The MP, his driver and bodyguard were referred to  Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital for further treatment.

The latest report indicates that the MP is on admission responding to treatment but  his body guard, Corporal Joseph Ntimbe’s condition is quite complicated.

Source: Ghana/ Ansah