The Member of Parliament for the Mfantseman Constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford has been reportedly shot dead by alleged highway robbers.
According to Peace FM correspondent in the Central Region, he was shot while returning from a campaign trip.
The robbers according to the report shot the driver of his car after he refused to stop when they signalled him to.
They then reportedly dragged the MP out of the car and started questioning him.
The MP identified himself but that reportedly annoyed them as one of the robbers who was reportedly interrogating the MP blamed him for inflicting hardship on them.
He was then shot twice, leading to his untimely demise.